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Commencing Thursday 2nd March 6.30pm

6 week course for a maximum of 5 dogs and handlers

  • Starts 2 Mar
  • 195 British pounds
  • Hatfield Broad Oak Village Hall

Available spots


Service Description

Because of annual leave this course is split 3 sessions before and 3 after on these dates: March 2nd,9th and 16th April 6th, 13th and 20th If you are looking for a training course for you and your puppy that is effective, friendly and fun, then this is for you! Maximum of 5 puppies in a class ensures success! By the conclusion, you will have a puppy that will: - Come to call - Walk on a lead - Sit on command - Down on command - Enjoy being groomed and handled - Relaxed in the company of other puppy’s and people - How to get and keep your puppy’s attention As well as minimising unwanted behaviour such as: - Jumping up - Play biting - Barking This is a foundational training course, giving you the ability to communicate effectively with your puppy. More importantly, you will understand how to positively shape your puppy’s behaviour while avoiding the pitfalls of communicating humanly with the dog instead of talking dog! Exercises are explained in simple steps that make success easy and fun for the dog and owner. Learn to speak dog and read dog - become a true dog whisperer! Tried and tested methods designed for dog owners that aren’t dog trainers! Prepare your dog for life, a dog that other people envy! Week one: Goal setting and introductions Calming exercise Understanding class from your puppy’s perspective Body language (learn to speak and listen in dog language, dog whispering!) Sit and down on command. Week two: Sit and down the practice. The watch exercise (getting, keeping and increasing the attention span) Recall on lead (formal version) Recall off lead (informal version 
 Week three: Sits and downs Recall Beginning of lead training Grooming (please bring grooming kit) Week four: Sits and downs Recall Lead training (formal) Play biting and how to avoid getting bitten 
 Week five: Sit and down Recall Heel off lead Teaching your dog English Week six: Recap of all training to date Jumping up and social exercises The course may well differ from the above outline according to the needs of the group.


Upcoming Sessions


Cancellation Policy

Please be aware Course fees & deposits are non-refundable & non-transferable, if you are purchasing a place on a course with limited places you cannot transfer to a different time or class after the course has commenced, as this is too disruptive for the other group. However should a course be cancelled or a start date postponed you are fully entitled to a full refund if you cannot make the new dates.


Contact Details

  • Hatfield Broad Oak Village Hall, Cage End, Hatfield Broad Oak, Bishop's Stortford, UK

    07505 277374

    avril@thedogcalmer.com

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