TWO LOCATIONS

SAN JOSE

Pet Food Express

1152 Blossom Hill Rd.

LOS GATOS

Pet People

514 N. Santa Cruz Ave.

Class Descriptions and Details

PUPPYGARTEN  OPEN ENROLLMENT!  SEE BELOW!

Puppygarten is designed to offer young puppies (8-24 weeks) a safe environment for learning how to socialize with other puppies of similar age but of different sizes and play styles.  In Puppygarten, your puppy will be exposed to other friendly puppies, friendly strangers (puppy guardians), toys, tunnel, platform, scooter, balls and most likely children.  We provide an enriching play zone for their mind and body.  This class is focused on the important aspects of socializing but will also introduce beginning skills like SIT, DOWN and STAY.  

We will discuss puppy rearing topics such as potty training, mouthing, jumping up, chewing and crate training. 

Vaccination Requirement:

Proof of one DHPP vaccine

Classes are ongoing.  There are no refunds or make ups so please plan your schedule carefully when registering.

Class Duration:

6 weeks, 50 minutes

Locations & Times:

San Jose Pet Food Express: 

Monday 6PM - WAIT LIST

Thursday 6PM - WAIT LIST

Los Gatos Pet People:

Tuesday 5:30PM - 1 SPOT LEFT!

Wednesday 5:30PM - WAIT LIST

ONGOING

We suggest that you enroll as soon as you bring your puppy home!  You are enrolling for 6 classes but you are welcome to add more if you'd like.

6 Classes: $225

Additional Classes: $37.50ea

*Our classes fill up quickly but we encourage you to register anyway.  We will contact you with your start date as a spot opens up.

 

MANNERS 1     OPEN ENROLLMENT NOW!

BEGINNING SKILLS  

Manners 1 is for puppies and dogs 4 months and older who needs....well, manners!  This class is perfect for our Puppygarten graduates or anyone who wants to learn beginning skills towards a well mannered pup. This class also introduces Canine Good Citizen (CGC) skills for those looking to accomplish that title.

What You Will Learn:

Sit

Down

Stand

Stay

Look

Leave it

Drop it

Touch

Settle on a mat

Loose Leash Walking

Greeting without jumping

Supervised Separation

Recall

Body Handling/Grooming

Pre-CGC Behaviors

Intro to Tricks

What to Bring to Class:

Lot's of small moist treats (we will talk more about this in class)

A Mat for Settling (bathmat or towel work fine)

Poop Bags

Water for you and pup

Stuffed Kong or chew (for your pup to help settle while listening to trainer)

Flat buckle collar, Martengale or Harness (NO Chokes, Prongs or Shock collars allowed)

6 Foot Leash (NO retractables)

Vaccination Requirement:

Proof of one DHPP vaccine

Class Duration:

6 weeks $225 (6 classes), 50 minutes

Locations & Times:

San Jose Pet Food Express: Monday and Thursday 7PM

MONDAY CLASS SESSION: 1 SPOT LEFT!

JULY 20-AUG 24

(7/20, 7/27, 8/3, 8/10, 8/17, 8/24)

THURSDAY CLASS SESSION: FULL

JUNE 25-JULY 30

(6/25, 7/2, 7/9, 7/16, 7/23, 7/30)

Los Gatos Pet People: Tuesday and Wednesday 6:30PM 

TUESDAY CLASS SESSION: FULL

JUNE 23-JULY 28

(6/23, 6/30, 7/7, 7/14, 7/21, 7/28)

WEDNESDAY CLASS SESSION: FULL

JUNE 17-JULY 22

(6/17, 6/24, 7/1, 7/8, 7/15, 7/22)

No make up classes.  You will receive the PDF homework even if you miss a class.  Please plan your schedule carefully when registering for class.

 

 

MANNERS 2     OPEN ENROLLMENT NOW!

INTERMEDIATE SKILLS

Manners 2 is best for graduates of Manners 1 class.  In Manners 2, you will build on foundation skills previously taught and have some fun with an introduction to tricks!

To Participate: 

You should have completed Manners 1, have had previous group class experience or are trainer approved.

What You Will Learn:

Impulse Control (Sit/Stay and Down/Stay)

Focus on Guardian with Distractions Present

Sitting for Petting

Greeting Strangers

Greeting Dogs Politely

Loose Leash Walking Through a Crowd

Supervised Separation

Long Lead Recalls with Distractions

Follow CGC Test Requirements

Tricks!

What to Bring to Class:

Lot's of small moist treats (we will talk more about this in class)

A Mat for Settling (bathmat or towel work fine)

Poop Bags

Water for you and pup

Stuffed Kong or chew (for your pup to help settle while listening to trainer)

Flat buckle collar, Martengale or Harness (NO Chokes, Prongs or Shock collars allowed)

6 Foot Leash (NO retractables)

Vaccination Requirement:

Proof of one DHPP vaccine

Class Duration:

6 weeks $225 (6 classes), 50 minutes

Locations & Times:

Los Gatos Pet People: Wednesday 7:30PM

CLASS SESSION: TEMPORARILY CANCELLED

 

No make up classes.  You will receive the PDF homework even if you miss a class.  Please plan your schedule carefully when registering for class.

 

 

 

 

 

 

PUPPY SOCIALS!

We offer puppy socials at several locations.  Please EMAIL to inquire about which location is most convenient for you.

To Participate:

You must register or have approval from trainer.  All dogs participating MUST be dog and people friendly.  This is NOT a place for socializing reactive dogs.

Please register (one time only) and you will be contacted with more information.  Once you are in the system, you can simply RSVP each time you want to join.

Vaccination Requirement:

8-15 weeks, at least one shot series

16-24 weeks, complete shot series

Rabies and spay/neuter NOT required to participate

Class Duration:

$20 cash, 60 minute 

Pre-pay is welcome via PayPal 

*Rain or hot weather (85 degrees or more) may result in a cancellation of the social depending on location

Please see our terms of service policy.  Thank you!

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