GIVE YOUR PUPPY
A HEAD START
Beginner Puppy Course - 6 weeks Now back with strict social distancing and Covid-19 processes
A 6 week course for puppies and rescue dogs.
In this 6 week course, you and your puppy/rescue dog will learn all you need for them to develop lifelong good manners. We cover topics such as proper puppy play, mouthing, the essential basic commands such as how to focus on you, walk on a loose lead, recall and more. Perhaps most fun of all, we allow your dogs to socialise, play and importantly build confidence.
All training is done outside at Berkshire College of Agriculture, setting your dog up for success in the real world; so please come prepared for the outdoors! Only positive, reward-based methods are used that are proven to be effective.
New procedures in place. As per the government guidelines, these will include each dog being handled by only one adult so unfortunately no other family members to attend. All dogs to remain on leads at all times and no handling of other people’s dogs. Plus social distancing to be adhered to throughout. No course will have more than 5 dogs/5 adults plus myself present. More details will be sent with the confirmed location.
6 x 1 hour sessions weekly: £100
2020 Class dates: Please contact me on for current availability - new dates being looked at due to demand.
6 week courses:
Tuesday 1st September - 6th October, 5.30pm - 6.30pm FULL
Friday 4th September - 9th October, 9.30am-10.30am FULL
Friday 4th September - 9th October,-10.45am - 11.45am - FULL
Saturday 19th September - 17th October, 3.00-4.00pm. N.B. 5 week course, £85 - FULL
Wednesday 30th September - 11th November (week off 28th October), 10.45am-11.45am - FULL
New date added - Monday 5th October - 16th November (week off 26th October), 12.00pm -1.00pm
New date added - Saturday 10th October - 21st November (week off 31st October), 1.00pm-2.00pm
Friday 16th October - 27th November (week off 30th October), 9.30am-10.30am - FULL
Friday 16th October - 27th November (week off 30th October) 10.45am - 11.45am - 1 space left
Wednesday 4th November - 9th December, 9.30-10.30am
Saturday 7th November - 12th December, 2pm-3pm - FULL
Friday 20th November - 18th December, am. N.B. 5 week course. £85
Puppy Garden Visit
90 min session
I also offer a private consultation at home in your garden, to discuss any individual questions you may have. This can be especially useful before your puppy is vaccinated or before you bring your him or her home.
This will be bespoke to your puppy and focus on your particular questions. Typical sessions focus on elements such as the important at-home skills such as toilet training, crate training, mouthing, sleeping through the night, proper puppy play, as well as getting a head start with key training.
90 minute session - £90
Online Puppy 1-1
60 min video call
Sometimes having a new puppy can feel quite daunting. This 1 hour video call will support you to help build confidence and gain the skills you need to manage your puppy effectively at home. The session is totally tailored to your needs but topics normally covered include: toilet training, crate training if required, nipping and jumping, building confidence in the puppy to be left alone, appropriate interaction with children and/or other pets.
60 minute session - £60