And this is where Puppy Pre-School comes in. Just as pre-school teaches our children to interact and socialise before starting school, Puppy Pre-School is all about teaching your pup some basic social behaviours – and teaching you how to maintain these skills at home.
There are 4 classes taught, conducted on consecutive Tuesday nights from 6.00pm till 7.00pm. Each class has a similar format. After some ‘play-time’ with the pups, our instructor leads a discussion on various aspects of puppy behaviour, health issues and basic training. Each pup (& owner) then receives some individual time investigate individual behavioural problems and training. The class then finishes off with more ‘play-time’.
All the family is encouraged to attend where possible. Training doesn’t start and end on Tuesday nights – you will have some homework to do! By the end of the 4 classes, we expect that: