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Grown-up Pup Orientation

Preparing you for lifelong companionship with your dog!  Orientation classes are designed to start you and your pup on the right path for a successful journey throughout your training course. 

Introduction to:

 Understanding rearing and training your grown-up pup through their matured period

✢ Clicker Training

 Intensive Mat & Placement Work for your pup

 Learning proper social cues and body language for day-to-day encounters

Orientation Info

✢ Orientations are offered weekly

✢ 40 minute orientation, Saturdays: 12:45 PM -1:25 PM

✢ Up to two people are allowed per dog

✷ Please read our Terms & Conditions before enrolling

Preparing for Grown-up Pup 

What you need to have your pup trained on at home before starting the Grown-up Pup Course:

✢ House Trained

✢ Crate Trained

✢ Ability to be Alone

Walking with Dogs
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Topics

Covered

✢ The Developed Dog

✢ How Dogs Learn

✢ Motivation • Reinforcement

✢ Clicker • Marker Training

✢ How Past Experience & the

Environment Affects Training

✢ What is Enrichment

What to Bring

✢ Current vaccination records

✢ Training Clicker (free clicker provided)

✢ Semi-hungry, semi-tired, pottied pup

✢ Lots of high value bite size treats and treat bag

✢ Stuffed Kong or Bully Stick to chew on while instructor is talking

✢ Chew Toy without a squeaker to alternate use of chew treats while instructor is talking

✢ Standard flat collar or a no-pull harness

✢ 5 or 6 foot standard leash

✢ Mat, towel, or small blanket

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