The Puppy Programme
For new puppy parents who have just brought their puppy home
- 1 hr1 hour
- 240 British pounds£240
- Your home address, DogScentric HQ, plus one outdoor session
The Puppy Programme includes FOUR 1-hour sessions for puppies who are not yet vaccinated at the start of the programme, or for puppies who have completed their course of vaccinations and have just started going outside. These 1-1 sessions will be at your home and include one outdoor socialisation session. All sessions must be used within 8-weeks of the first one and puppies should be under 16-weeks of age before the first session. Here's what we'll cover: PROBLEM PREVENTION WEEK - socialisation - toilet training - puppy biting - chewing and destruction - stealing - guarding food and other items - separation and confinement ENRICHMENT, PLAY AND REWARD WEEK - daily activities for a more enriched life - learning how to provide appropriate outlets for normal dog behaviour - exploring different reward patterns - human and puppy play skills NOVELTY AND HANDLING WEEK - building confidence around new things - noise desensitisation - introducing the lead, collar and harness - building handling confidence and co-operation for vet visits, grooming, and care SOCIALISATION WEEK - building confidence outside - exposure "walks" - body language - how to handle fear - how to prevent lead pulling for the future - how to start the foundations of training around distractions - greeting humans - greeting dogs In addition to the FOUR 1-1 sessions where you will have plenty of opportunity to ask questions so you can feel confident that you are getting things right in these first few weeks, you will also receive two PDF's sent via email: "Your quick guide to puppy socialisation and behaviour" "A puppy schedule for successful and stress-free puppy raising" PLEASE NOTE: ALL SESSIONS MUST BE USED WITHIN 8 WEEKS OF THE FIRST SESSION.
Appointments can be rescheduled with a minimum of 48 hours' notice. After this time appointments may not be rescheduled. No refunds will be given.