This course is designed for puppies from 8 untill 14 weeks. A large part of this package is devoted to socialization. We teach the puppy to deal with everyday things that we - in our human world - regard as normal and which we expect our friend to be comfortable and happy and relax with.
In this series of lessons, you get both theory and practical exercises. After each lesson, you also get clear hand outs to use at home. Following are examples of exercises sees in this package:
- Toilet training
- Learning to be alone at home
- The importance of good socialization and how deal with it
- Preventing the dog biting
- Focus on his / her name
- Come, sit, down, stay and retrieve on command
- Walking on a leash without pulling
- How do you punish a dog? - Exercises that work on self control of the dog...
This package consists of 5 individual lessons . If you don't have your puppy at home yet, an extra lesson can be provided before his or her arrival.
Preparing your dog's arival.
During this session at home we go over a lot of questions you might already have. We look at which crate you should buy or borrow, where and how best to set it up, how to use the crate during the first days and nights, when and how to pick up your pup at the breeder, how to deal with potty-training during the first days and nights, where to teach your puppy a dog toilet from the day he gets home with you, how to deal with biting behaviour, what to do with the other (domestic) animals in the family, what to buy and what not to spend money on, what to ask the breeder before you get your puppy,..