PUPPY CLASSES ARE BACK UP AND RUNNING AT BOTH OF OUR VENUES. LIMITED PLACES AVAILABLE DUE TO SOCIAL DISTANCING.
AS THESE ARE INDOOR CLASSES FACE MASKS MUST BE WORN AT ALL TIMES AND MAXIMUM OF TWO PEOPLE PER PUPPY
WE ARE ALSO BACK UP AND RUNNING WITH HOME VISITS. FURTHER DETAILS CAN BE FOUND ON THE HOME VISIT PAGE OF THIS WEBSITE
SOWOOD COMMUNITY CENTRE, HX4 9HY
Puppy Classes are held on Tuesday Evenings. Location is ideal for puppy owners living in the Halifax, Elland, Brighouse and Huddersfield areas and close to the M62 for those living further afield.
ST JUDES CHURCH HALL, HALIFAX, HX1 2XE
Puppy Classes are held on Friday Evenings. Location is close to Savile Park and central Halifax.
We are proud to have been one of the first clubs in the country to run set, structured classes exclusively for young puppies.Take a look at our experience on the home page which includes working professionally with puppies and puppy walkers for Guide Dogs For The Blind.
If you have an older puppy, take a look at our Junior /Dog Training Page where classes are much more suited for dogs 5 months of age and over.
Socialising and mixing with other puppies and people at our secure / safe warm / indoor venue. Children over 6 years are encouraged to attend
Responding well to basic commands, including stay exercises
Introduction to walking on a lead, with outdoor walks towards end of course
Teaching your puppy to settle at home
Grooming and handling
Greeting without jumping Up
Play Biting (It Hurts)
Chewing (Anything and Everything)
Improving house training
Teaching your puppy to be left
PLUS - Games, Games and more Games which can be used to encourage the behaviour you would like from your puppy when out and about
The first week of each course is for owners (without puppies). We will talk about having the right relationship with your puppy, how dogs learn, rewards and praise, how to avoid problem behaviour as your puppy gets older, time for individual questions plus much more.
If you have a very young puppy, find there is a delay of more than a week or two before the next puppy course starts or already experiencing unwanted behaviour such as mouthing, weeing or pooing in the house, jumping up, barking throughout the night or just want to avoid problems in the future by getting things right at the start we would recommend the PREMIUM PUPPY PACKAGE below.
SOWOOD COMMUNITY CENTRE
The next available 6 week Puppy Course is starting on TUESDAY 13th OCTOBER, 2020. Due to the high amount of recommendations we receive, courses tend to fill very quickly so book early to avoid disappointment. Maximum of 6 puppies per course.
6 p.m. to 7 p.m. ( LIMITED PLACES AVAILABLE )
ST JUDES CHURCH HALL
The next 6 week Puppy Course is starting on FRIDAY 27th November 2020 There will be a couple of weeks break on this course for Christmas and New Year
6 p.m. to 7 p.m. ( PLACES AVAILABLE )
The course fee is £90.00 and suitable for puppies under 16 WEEKS of age at start of course..Your place will be booked once the enrolment form has been sent and the course fee paid. You can either pay by cheque or bank transfer.
PUPPY CLASS ENROLMENT FORM
The first evening of each course at either venue is without puppies.The class runs from 6 p.m. to 7.30 p.m. The following weeks are with puppies from 6 p.m. to 7.00 p.m.
Full payment for the course £90.00 can be made by bank transfer and will pass on details after receiving the enrolment form. Payment can also be made by cheque made payable to David Evans and sent to 16 Copley Glen, Copley, Halifax, HX3 0UB
*Your place will be reserved once the enrolment form has been received and the course fee paid*
PREMIUM PUPPY PACKAGE
Comprehensive support and training package which is ideal for you and your new puppy. Includes a home visit as soon as possible after puppy's arrival, on all aspects of early training and home routine. Unlimited phone and email support and the 6 week puppy course. Cost £140.00 (a saving of £10 if you had booked individually)
PREMIUM PLUS PACKAGE
Everything on the premium package plus 8 week Junior/dog course once your puppy is over 5 months of age. Cost £250.00 (a saving of £20 if you had booked individually)
TRAINING CLASS PACKAGE
Six week puppy course plus eight week dog course once your puppy is over five months of age. Cost £195.00 (a saving of £15 if you had booked individually)
Please contact us if you would like to book any of the above packages