Puppy Training

Start here for puppies under 16 weeks old.
For dogs 4-5 months and older, please see Dog Training.

To get your puppy off to a great start, we offer these options:

  • Puppy Classes at our Training Studio
  • Private Puppy Training at your home
  • New Puppy Combo Package
  • House Training Workshop

New Puppy Combo Package

puppiesNew puppies are a handful! Get help right away with a private lesson at your home, followed by attendance at puppy class. Receive expert guidance on house training, socialization, crate training, preventing separation anxiety, and managing puppy biting. Start training your puppy in your home, then move on to puppy class after the second distemper/parvo vaccination. Package Includes:

  • One Hour private lesson in your home
  • Four weeks of Puppy Class (see below)
  • House training booklet
  • Follow-up email support if problems arise

Cost: $250

Schedule your home visit and get started soon!



Puppy Class – for puppies 9-16 weeks old

puppy-classPuppies will learn Come, Sit, Down, Attention and beginning Leash Manners. Get help with common puppy issues such as nipping, chewing, jumping and house training. Puppies are paired with compatible playmates for supervised play breaks during class. This class is ongoing with a rolling enrollment: you can start any week there’s an opening. Class size is limited to 6 puppies. Families are welcome. If you are bringing more than one child under 8, please bring another adult to supervise the kids. You have up to 6 weeks to complete your four classes. Remember to bring your shot records for admission to your first visit.

Please review Info & Policies before enrolling.

Classes meet weekly, start any week.
$120 for four weeks.  Additional week $30.


puppy-lessonPrivate Puppy Training

Private session at your home – not subject to health requirements $150/hour

Private session at the studio – pup must meet health requirements $100/hour


House Training Workshop – One hour, people only (no dogs)

Tired of cleaning up accidents? Frustrated that your dog doesn’t let you know when she needs to “go”? This one-hour workshop covers all the techniques for achieving a reliably house-trained dog, whether you’re starting with a new puppy or need remedial help for an older puppy or adult dog. Includes a booklet on house training. For humans only, no dogs attend this workshop.