Puppy Class

A CLASS FOR PUPPIES AGED FROM 14 WEEKS TO 6 MONTHS

The following exercises are covered:

  • HEELING on a loose lead
  • LEAD held in both hands
  • TURNS (ref page 7/8) of manual
  • CHANGE OF POSITION
  • SIT (from heel position, hands on)
  • STAND (from heel position, hands on)
  • DROP (from heel position, hands on)
  • SIT STAY (to end of dogs nose)
  • STAND FOR EXAMINATION (hands on)
  • REVERSE
  • RETRIEVE toy

Handlers train their dogs with food or a toy (non-squeaky) and plenty of praise.

When a puppy graduates from puppy class a ribbon will be awarded. Puppies and handlers will be assessed and will graduate into the appropriate mainstream class.