Duration: 4 weeks/$4500
- Handover: 2 hour private lesson about how to maintain manners and training.
- Communication: Instructional videos throughout the training process, and updates on how your puppy is doing including photos and/or videos
- Phone consult and trainer follow up after hand over (up to 2 weeks following handover)
**The training contract states that we are not responsible for any training claims onceÂ Â the handover is completed. Itâ€™s up to the new owner to maintain the training. Buyer is responsible for their travel expenses (if needed).
- Introduction to the crate
- Crate conditioning (calm and quiet in crate)
- Potty commands (on leash)
- Started on a Potty Schedule
- Calmly and quietly ride in crate in vehicleâ€”offering to get into crate
- Continued handling skills; (including but not limited to brushing, handling, nail trimming, ears checked)
- Beginning elimination of negative behaviorsâ€”biting, chewing, jumping
- 3 field trips per week for socialization and training
Puppy Good Citizen Training Commands
**Commands at this level are on leash outside and in different places as well as off leash inside the home.
- â€œNameâ€ â€“ this will get puppyâ€™s attention
- â€œNoâ€ â€“ for any unwanted behaviors
- â€œOkayâ€ â€“ releases them from stay
- â€œSitâ€ (with hand signal)
- â€œDownâ€ â€“ lie down on the floor (with hand signal)
- â€œComeâ€ (from inside house and outside with long leash)
- â€œLetâ€™s goâ€â€”loose leash walking with minimal pulling using mild distractions
- â€œOffâ€â€” to get off of furniture
- â€œWaitâ€â€”to be released from inside crate
- â€“to be released to eat
- â€“at the door
- â€œSit Stayâ€â€”for short durations
- â€œDown Stayâ€â€”for short durations
- â€œGo Pottyâ€â€”puppy to go to the bathroom on leash with commands
- â€œPlaceâ€â€”Puppy will go to his bed and not get off until released. Puppy can adjust positions, but must be quiet.
- â€œKennelâ€â€”puppy will go into crate
- â€œGiveâ€â€”puppy will release the toy to owner
- â€œLeave itâ€â€”Puppy will not pick up items off of floor
- â€œWipe your pawsâ€â€”puppy will stand and allow owner to wipe off paws after coming inside
**Owner chooses one trick and trainer trick chooses one from the list provided
**Please note: Each puppy is different and will demonstrate different degrees of knowledge with each command.