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Puppy Classes

 

Our puppy training classes make it easy to get your puppy off to a great start in life. Our Seattle area classes are held at Doggy Haven Resort’s specially designed training Field House in Bothell. Each session is led by one of our awesome dog trainers: Kim or Mikkel. We have classes for basic puppy training, advanced puppy training and training for adolescent dogs, too.


P1: PUPPY BASICS – 6 weeks $175

  

For puppies 10 weeks to 5 months old. Class meets once weekly for 6 weeks.

This 6 week course gives both you and your puppy the best possible start!

  • Settle on a mat/blanket
  • Attention to handler
  • Body handling
  • Polite greetings
  • Hand signal and verbal cue for sit and down
  • Coming when called
  • Loose leash walking
  • Leave it
  • Problem prevention
  • Socialization
  • Off-leash play with other puppies

P2: POLISHED PUPPY – 4 weeks $120

 

For puppies up to 12 months old who have graduated P1: Puppy Basics. Class meets once weekly for 4 weeks.

Puppy Basics graduates will move to the next level of training in Polished Puppy. P2 builds on existing skills by introducing distractions and slowing increasing duration.  Enjoy this fast-paced class to ensure a confident adult!

  • Continuation of P1: Puppy Basics skills
  • Off-leash play with other puppies
  • Heel position
  • Whistle recall
  • Stay
  • Wait at the door

 A1: ADOLESCENT – 4 weeks $120  

 

For puppies 5 months up to 18 months old who have not attended P1: Puppy BasicsClass meets once weekly for 4 weeks.

This class is for young dogs who have not completed Puppy Basics.  In this course, owners and pups will practice foundation skills.  Owners will learn about how to manage common adolescent behaviors and canine developmental stages.  This class is designed to set energetic pups up for success!

  • Attention to handler
  • Settle on a mat/blanket
  • Coming when called
  • Hand signal and verbal cue for sit, down and stand
  • Leave it
  • Sit and wait for greeting humans
  • Loose leash walking

 

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Come join the fun! Registration for each session is open until classes are full.

  • All dogs and puppies must be current on vaccines. Proof of vaccinations will be requested at the 1st class session.
  • Dogs who are aggressive toward people or other dogs are not appropriate for group classes. Please contact the instructor prior to enrolling if you have concerns about your dog’s behavior.
  • Please plan to attend ALL classes. Makeup classes are not available. See Class Withdrawal & Refund Policy for more information.
  • Children ages 6 years and over are welcome to attend class with their parents.
  • Read/Print Training Liability Waiver (PDF) – Required for Class Attendees
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