Learn positive techniques and activities to motivate your puppy and build his or her confidence... and yours! Our approach is simply "positive". During the 9-week session, we cover everything from potty training to basic obedience skills.
Here are a few examples from our syllabus: - Potty & Crate Training
- Socialization (Puppy Play)
- Training Games:
* Motivation / Targeting
* Loose Leash Walking
* Focus & Attention
* Meet & Greet
* Leave It
* Touch it
* On your rug
- New Experiences (introducing your puppy to agility & medical equipment, etc.)
- Grooming Tips
- Regulations, Laws and Rules
If you have questions or are interested in joining a class, contact us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
See below for all the dates for the puppy classes. Remember that class sizes are limited and fill up quickly, so register today! You can also view our MDTC calendar page for these dates.
Puppy 1 Class March 2016
Puppy 2 Class March 2016
Requirements & Guidelines:
We offer two separate puppy classes that are targeted towards different age ranges:
PUPPY I: This class is for puppies that will be 8-12 weeks old when the class begins.
PUPPY II: This class is for puppies that will be 13-16 weeks old when the class begins.
Vaccinations: For all classes, all puppies must have their first set of vaccinations. Proof of vaccination dates must be brought to first class with payment. Rabies vaccine is not required for puppy class.
A Family Affair... The whole family is welcome to attend! Please note: we do have guidelines for families attending with children under the age of eight.
Class Dates & Times: Classes meet weekly, on Monday evenings, for a total of 9 weeks. Please refer to the schedule on the left side of this page for the official class start dates. You can also check the main MDTC Training Calendar, which includes detailed information (i.e. date, time, location) about all of MDTC's classes, club events, demonstrations and exhibitions, etc.
Puppy Orientation (First Class, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM)
How much do MDTC's Puppy Classes Cost?
The cost is $100 for the 9-week session. Don't wait!
How Do I Register?
You can register for the next puppy class via the following:
Online Only: Fill out submit an Online Registration Form via our website. We will email you a confirmation when we receive your registration form, so please be sure to enter your email address correctly. All inquiries will receive a response within 24-48 hours.
Once your registration is reviewed and accepted, you will be contacted by our puppy class instructor with an informational letter along with directions for the first session. Your name will also be added to our class roster.