Pup2Perfection 101 Life Skills Class
Pup2Perfection 101 Beginning Life Skills Class is designed to give your pup the best start possible in terms of becoming a happy, healthy and well mannered canine companion – seven week class. This is a beginning level class for pups and pooches older than 5 months. If under 5 months, Puppy Kindergarten is where to begin.
NEXT CLASS begins on Saturday February 4th at 10 a.m. REGISTRATION IS OPEN and payment reserves your pup’s spot in this course. Space is limited to 6 pup/pooch and handler teams.
Skills taught include:
- Coming when called
- Leave it
- Self-Control, beginning steps: The power of choice and rewarding great choices
- Beginning levels of going to “place”
- Follow Me: beginning steps of walking on a loose lead
- Sit with some duration
- Down, with some duration
- Stay, beginning steps
- How to handle distractions in the environment with ease and confidence
Your pup will graduate from this class with a solid set of beginning level foundational skills (as long as you play the games and do the work).
Other topics covered include:
- Nipping and mouthing
- Prevention of issues such as resource guarding and other forms of aggressive behavior
- What is your pup saying to you? How to read your pup’s body language
Concepts we focus on include:
- Building your pup’s confidence and optimism and as well as yours
- Connection through play and training games (influenced by Absolute Dogs)
- Importance of Clear Communication with your pup or pooch (use of marker words, release cues plus the importance of positive reinforcement and timing)
Classes are held at Pet Med Plus Vet Clinic, 2848 Holcomb Bridge Road in Alpharetta, GA 30022.Classes last one hour and we meet for 7 class sessions. Classes are limited to 6 pup and handler teams and are held outdoors. Inclement weather days are made up.
No refunds will be given if canceling within 7 days prior to the commencement of the first class.
Please contact us via the contact tab on our website prior to registration. We do need to assure that this is the right class for your pup or pooch and get all of the necessary paperwork to you.
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