Puppy obedience & socialisation class

Adding an additional member to your ever-growing family is both exciting and daunting. Puppies have a short development stage lasting around 17 weeks of age. It’s in this short period the training, socialising and environmental training carried out, will shape your dog forever. 

Our Puppy Obedience & Socialisation Class is perfect for dogs under 5 months of age. We go through the A-Z of where to start with your new addition, what to do next and how to keep on the right track.


Classes are 6 weeks long with each class 1 hour long, held on a Sunday. The first session is classroom based because it is not just the puppies who need to go to school. 1/3 of each class is set aside to ensure for that all-important right age socialisation. The classes cover everything you will need to know, covering over 30 subjects both orally and practically in an informative, relaxed way, just how it should be! Finally, we ONLY use positive-reinforcement methods and you may bring along one friend/family member with you.


Some of the 30 subjects covered are:

       Toilet/House Training                                Mouthing (Biting)

      Chewing                                                     Canine Enrichment                     

      Return when called                                    Toys & Rewards

      Loose Leash Walking                                 Multiple Tricks

      Children & Puppies                                    Communication

      Leave                                                          Sit & Stay

      Down                                                          Right age socialisation



What's included

An extensive work booklet is handed to you on the first day, which you get to keep forever, and covers everything we cover in the course! All dogs receive a rosette and certificate on completion, and that sense of achievement between both you and your dog, is absolutely free! There is also a Whatsapp group throughout for daily assistance, a right up assessment of each dog on completion, and much more!

No other course around offers all of this!



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Vaccinations, both first and second round.

Dog is aged 5 months and under

To handle the dog you must be 16 and over, though under 16's can attend

Classes are held in the Tralee Equestrian centre which is an ideal location for puppies, both environmentally and for socialisation purposes. You couldn't ask for a better place!


On top of this, all of our clients also receive a 10% discount card for the pet store Petstop.

 Total cost - 160 Euro

 Length - 6 weeks (6 hours)

 Numbers - 6 Maximum


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