Puppy Start Right Preschool (9-18 weeks of age)

Puppy Start Right Preschool is for puppies  from 9-18 weeks of age.

Start date: Saturday, April 15th, 2023
End date: Saturday, May 15th, 2023
Time:  9:30am - 10:30am PDT

Victoria Stilwell Academy - Certified Dog Trainer

A maximum of 2 persons per dog may attend.  

This Science & Reward Based Training course is 5 weeks in length, 60 minutes each week.

Throughout classes we will touch on these important subjects specific to Puppies: 

  • Proper Socialization & Play
  • How to observe and reward good behaviour
  • Classical Conditioning & Desensitization
  • Puppy Development & Needs
  • Trouble shooting common behaviours, biting, stealing things, house training & fear

We'll teach you about the importance of setting your puppy up for success, how to read dog body language so your pups growing experiences can be positive.

  • Enrichment activities - Sniffing, Foraging,
  • Exploring Novel Objects > building confidence
  • Learn Body awareness through Movement
  • Husbandry (preparing your puppy for vet examination / grooming)
  • Resource Guarding Prevention

While Playing Fun Games and Interacting with your Puppy, you'll be Luring, Capturing & Shaping and introducing your puppy to:  

  • Nose to Targeting 
  • Name Recognition / Eye contact
  • Go to your place - mat
  • Sit, Down,
  • Take / Give  / Drop 
  • Leave it 
  • Intro to Loose Leash Walking
  • Intro to Come when called
  • Meet & greet / Meet NO greet (both dogs and humans)

Location: Training Center - 305 Cedar Street,  New Westminster, BC
Cost - $295.00 plus tax 

Questions, please email Cathie @ ccc.cpdt@gmail.com

* We are unable to offer make up classes, please make arrangements to attend all classes