Teen Manners Classes 

Register for our popular Teen Manners Classes.​ 

Open now FULL for January start dates! We will open registration for February start dates here on January 15 at 12 am.

 ***Classes are NOT for reactive or aggressive dogs.***

(see Private Training)

Classes are held outside (weather dependant) & inside the training centre. 

Vaccine Passports & masks required. 

One person per dog when inside.

Family members can attend when outside.

Teen or adolescent dog learning manners.

Your growing puppy is ready for high school

 

These action-packed classes sharpen basic skills and tackle new challenges.

 

Your adorable puppy is growing fast and new behaviours emerge.  We are experts at working with rambunctious or shy teens and recommend starting soon after Puppy Class.  "Teen-like" adults may also register.

 

Through real-life challenge themes such as Meet and Greet, Home Office, Neighbourhood Walk, Company for Coffee, Park Visit and Dinner Time, we address:

 

Problem Behaviours:

  • Pulling on leash

  • Grabbing things

  • Not coming when called

  • Pestering

  • Undesirable chewing

  • Demand barking

  • Jumping up

 

Obedience Skills: 

  • Sit to Greet

  • Down/Stay with distractions      

  • Recall

  • Dog-dog greetings

  • Loose leash walking

  • Heel

  • Leave it

  • Verbal Cues

 

Requirements:

Dogs must be: 

  • completely friendly with strangers and dogs

  • over 4 months old

  • wearing flat-collar or harness and regular flat leash

  • healthy, with proof of vaccination status

Recommendations:

  • Hold back all or most of dog’s dinner on class nights

  • Bring yummy, irresistible food rewards in a treat pouch.

  • Have occupying activities (eg. frozen stuffed Kong, small snuffle mat, chew stick, toys, etc.

  • Wear comfortable clothing and footwear.

  • Bring dog’s water dish and a water bottle. (optional - we also have water bowls)

  • Bring a towel or mat for your dog to settle comfortably on.

 

 

Tuition: 6 x 1-hour classes. Course is $299 +gst.  

  • The first night is an important information session. (humans only)

  • Small class size - 6 dogs.

  • Supportive learning with one instructor and one assistant minimum

 

Teen Manners Classes:

Tuesdays @ 7:45pm 

Wednesdays @ 7:45pm

Thursdays @ 7:45pm

Sundays @ 4 pm 

Sundays @ 5:15 pm 

Well mannered teenaged dog.