Train Your Puppy
Puppy Trainability Profile

Puppy Classes

Rules of the Household?

A dog must not control the household in any manner. Rules need to be established and followed consistently by all family members and visitors to the home. This is especially true for puppies. It is most important for puppies for toilet training and safety purposes, in addition to setting the hierarchy within the home. Dog are opportunists and puppies are no exception, as shaping your puppy's behaviour will be counter-productive if there are no rules and leadership elsewhere in its life. read more

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Puppy Training
Puppy Training Services

Puppy Preparations

Finding a Breeder

Your puppy has just been born, or is about to be born. Start your preparations. Similar to preparing for a new baby, a tiny, living helpless creature with a personality of its own will be depending of you for survival. Are you ready?

The First Weeks

How your puppy's behaviour can be shaped while still with the breeder, mother and litter mates. read more

Planning and Equipment

Everything you can do to physically prepare for your puppy's welcome into your home - includes a checklist of what to know, ask and purchase. read more

Mental Preparations

Everything you can do to mentally prepare for your puppy's welcome into your home and family - includes how to set rules with and for the puppy, prepare children and re-schedule your routines to fit the puppy's early needs and requirements. read more

Bassett puppy
Bassett puppy