Due to COVID you will be asked a list of questions prior to entering training room.  You can see those questions here.
Pawsitive Pooch follows California  COVID Guidelines:  Masks are required in class and social distancing is practiced.
Puppy Manners Classes LIMIT 4 dog/owner teams per class.

Puppy Manners & Socialization (Puppies 2-4 months

  • Puppy Play Sessions: Controlled off-leash short play sessions  with other puppies in a secure environment.
  • Sights and Sounds: Exposure to novel objects, surfaces, and sounds in a fun and positive manner.
  • Health and Handling: Instruction to help you prepare your puppy to accept routine procedures at home, at the veterinary clinic, and/or grooming facility.
  • Basic Puppy Manners: Training to address common puppy problems as biting, jumping, & house training.
  • Sit Down  – Come When Called  –  Leash Manners  –   Sit to Greet (No Jumping on People!) – Stay – Leave It
  • Class Size Limited to 4 dog/owner teams.

Classes are one day a week for four consecutive weeks. See Upcoming Classes for more information.

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Requirements: Puppies must have a minimum of one set of vaccines at least 7 days prior to the first class and deworming. They must be kept up-to-date on vaccines throughout the class.

Puppy Manners Advanced (For Graduates of Puppy Manners & Socialization)

  • Impulse Control by keeping your pup’s focus on you in a class environment.
  • Sit to Greet.
  • Loose Leash Walking.
  • Stay With Distance, Duration & Distractions.
  • Recall (Come When Called!)
  • Leave It
  • Wait (before going through a door, getting in and out of the car)
We incorporate some games to make the class fun for dogs and their owners.  The goal of Puppy Manners Advanced is to help our dogs advance in the basics learned in Puppy Manners & Socialization.

Classes are one day a week for six consecutive weeks. See Upcoming Classes for more information.

CALL (530)559-8548 FOR NEVADA CITY LOCATION

Level 1 – Basic Pet Manners  (Puppies 4+ months to Adult) 

  • Sit, Down, Stay
  • Sit to Greet
  • Come
  • Leave It
  • Settle
  • Loose Leash Walking Intro
  • Wait (before going through front door, gate or car door).
  • Class size limited to 8 dog/owner teams.

Classes are one day a week for six consecutive weeks. See Upcoming Classes for more information.

 Level 2 – Dog Training Intermediate (Adult Dogs)

  • Sit, Down, Stay with distance, duration, and distractions
  • Heel
  • Leave It Challenges
  • Level 2 will prepare you for AKC Canine Good Citizen and APDT C.L.A.S.S. BA Degree (Canine Life and Social Skills).  Kathleen is an AKC Evaluator and APDT C.L.A.S.S. Instructor.
  • Class Size Limited to 8 dog/owner teams.

Classes are one day a week for six consecutive weeks. See Upcoming Classes for more information.