Puppy Beginner Training
This six week course is an introduction to most things puppy. The puppy training classes cover the basics of potty training, puppy handling, socialization, and introduces foundational life skills such as sit, down, come, etc.
Class Requirements: Attendance at a free Orientation is encouraged, up to date vaccinations, must be 8 to 18 weeks old to begin class. Class spots are limited to 4 puppies!
This six week course is a continuation of the puppy skills introduced in Puppy Beginner. The classes focus on puppies' growing bodies, the "teenage years," and getting continued focus and follow through in an ever distracting world.
New Behaviors: Wait, down/stay, leave it, on leash manners while dealing with strangers.
Class Requirements: Attendance to Puppy Beginner (or permission from trainer), up to date vaccinations, must be 14 to 18 weeks old to begin class. Class spots are limited so please visit here to see class start dates and enrollment options.
Free Puppy Playgroup
psst, it's free!
Enjoy up to 45 minutes of puppy socialization for free. During puppy playgroup your dog learns the vital skills of healthy play etiquette, visual communication, bite inhibition, and for an added bonus, they go home tired!
Prerequisites: Read the Rules of Free Puppy Playgroup, Puppies ages 8 weeks up to 6 months, with proof of up to date vaccinations. Registration required so please sign up to reserve your spot.
If you are still unsure of the benefits, following are the American Veterinary Society of Animal Behavior's position statement and studies showing the benefits:
Now hosting free playgroups at Milford Veterinary Hospital!
Space is limited, registration required, please click here for playgroup dates and registration options.