Four Paws Courses & 1-2-1 Home Training.

 

Puppy Foundation Course… 27th July to 31st august. …. NOW FULLY BOOKED.

Junior Foundation Course. 10th August to 31st August…Spaces..

For dogs that are 6 months to 1 year old. That have some basic training or attended a Puppy Foundation Course. Must be happy around other dogs. For further information call Kathryn on 01257 450432  07398 282898. 4 Week course For £45.00.

 

For date of future courses call Kathryn on, 01257 450432   07398 282898.

All details of our courses are listed below, if you have any questions then call Kathryn for more information.

Puppy Foundation  Course…. 6.30pm to 7.25pm.. (Slightly shorter as puppies tire quicker.)

Junior Foundation Course..7.30pm to 8.30pm.

We also offer 1-2-1 Home Training for those who are unable to attend a training course, please see below for further details.

For all details and pictures of our classes please visit the “News ” page.

Puppy Foundation Course.

This course is for puppies from the age of 12 weeks to 20 weeks old, this is so all puppies in class are of a similar age. 

This course is a very popular course, so the earlier you book your puppy onto the foundation course the better, so bad habits don’t creep in. 

We teach you how to train your puppy the basic requirements for good manners, and all training in class is with positive & reward methods.

This is a structured 6 week course so you will learn something new every week. All commands learnt in class will  be relevant to your every day life.

All puppies must have an up to date current vaccination certificate which must be brought to class at the first lesson.

This course is for dogs with sound temperament .If your dog  barks at other dogs, or is not comfortable with other dogs around them, then our classes may make your dog stressed, and you may be more suited to a 1-2-1- Home Training where your dog can be trained in more familiar surroundings.

The exercises you will learn on the Puppy Foundation course are…

  • “Watch me” .For you to get your puppies attention.
  •  Sit, Stand & Down, commands.
  • To Sit & Stay for a set period of time.
  • “Leave it ” & “Drop it ” Commands.
  •  Socialising with other dogs and people.
  •  Puppy Recall.
  •  Meet “n” Greet.
  •  You will also learn.:-
  • Do you have any housetraining Issues.? We can help..
  • How to stop your puppy biting.
  • For your puppy to enjoy being groomed & accept being handled by people.
  • To stop your puppy from Jumping up.
  • What is puppy socialisation.? & how to socialise your puppy correctly.
  • How to exercise your puppy correctly.
  • Care & Responsibility of your Puppy.

We  teach you how to motivate and communicate clearly so your puppy learns to listen to you. The commands learnt in the course are also combined into exercises & games.

All commands  are taught in a friendly manner, with treats and praise ,no harsh methods are used at any time when we are helping you to train your dog. Our aim is to make training enjoyable for both you and your dog.

A Welcome pack, will be given to you at the start of this course, which includes training hand-outs to help you through the course. The classes on this course are slightly shorter, as puppies tire quicker.

A “Puppy Foundation” Certificate of Completion, & Rosette will be awarded to those who complete the course. 

Help & advice always available via Email or  telephone.

Class numbers are restricted as this enables the trainer to provide a more personal level of training.

All Courses adhere to the ADTB code of practice. Fully Insured instructor.

For dates of forthcoming courses or to book your place on this course  call Kathryn.. 01257 450432-  07398 282898

This course is suitable for puppies from 12 weeks up to 20 weeks. Price for this 6 week course is £60.
Junior Foundation Course.

This course is for dogs from the ages of ( 20 weeks old ) 5 Months to 1 year old.

Is your dog entering ” Adolescence” ? . (21 weeks upwards)  maybe you didn’t manage to attend a Puppy Course and you are finding that your dog needs some basic training?. Then this course may suit you.

The commands on this course teach your dog to focus on you, and to learn how to become a well mannered dog.

All the commands learnt on this course will be relevant to your daily life.

This is a structured 6 week course so you will learn something new every week.

This course is for dogs with sound temperament .If your dog barks at other dogs, is not comfortable with other dogs around them, then our classes may make your dog stressed and you may be more suited to a 1-2-1 Home Training session, where your dog can be training in more familiar surroundings.

The Exercises your dog will learn.:-

  •   “Watch me” . To get your dogs attention.& With Distractions around them.
  •   Sit, Stay, Stand, & Down Commands.
  •   “Stay” with distractions.
  •   Sit and Stay for a set period of time.
  •   Sit and Wait, by an open door.
  •   Leave & Drop Commands.
  •   Meet “n” Greet.
  •   Recall.
  •   Walk nicely on the lead.
  • You will also learn.
  • Care and responsibility of your dog.
  • How to socialise your dog correctly.
  • How to stop your dog from jumping up.
  • Is your dog still biting you?.We can help.

    The commands learnt in the course are also combined into exercises & games. All commands are taught in a friendly manner, with treats and praise ,no harsh methods are used at any time when we are helping you to train your dog. Our aim is to make training enjoyable for both you and you dog.

    A “Welcome Pack” & course itinerary will be given to you at the start of this course, and a ” Junior Foundation Certificate of Completion” & Rosette will be awarded to those who attend and complete the course. 

    On fine evenings in the Summer, we do some of the classes outside.

    Help & advice always available via Email or  telephone.

    Class numbers are restricted as this enables the trainer to provide a more personal level of training.

    All courses adhere to the ADTB code of practice. Fully insured instructor.

    For dates of forthcoming courses or to book your place on this course  call Kathryn.. 01257 450432-  07398 282898.

This course is suitable for dogs from 5 months to 1 year old. Price for this 6 week course £60.
Puppy Owners Foundation Pack.

 Congratulations you are now the proud owner of a new puppy.!

Do you have a puppy between the ages of 8-12 weeks old.? The first few months after a puppy joins a family are critically important for settling them up for a happy life.

Our “Puppy Owners Foundation Pack” is a service that assists your new family member to settle into your home.

I am here to help you, and your new arrival, settle into their new surroundings and to help you enjoy your new puppy, and not worry about what is “right or wrong”.?

This service takes place in your own home, here you can ask as many questions as you like I am here to help.

I cover Housetraining, Why your puppy bites, why your puppy jumps up, how to socialise your puppy correctly before he/she goes into the outside world, how to get your puppy used to being on their own, how to get your puppies attention, to get your puppy used to their name, to being handled, which is the best lead and collar for your puppy, I also discuss feeding and feeding times.

I will leave you with our “Four Paws” Puppy Foundation Pack, that has all the information you will need to get your new puppy settled into your home, so you will always have something to refer back to when I have gone. 

Then if you wish to further your puppies training you can join us on our Puppy Foundation Course.

I am always here for help and advice either by telephone, text, or email.

It is always best to book these visits as soon as possible, so you can start your puppy on the right path.

To book your appointment call Kathryn on:

01257 450432    07398 282898.

A Puppy Owners Foundation Pack Appointment last 1hr (as puppies tire quickly.) is £25.00. For more information call Kathryn on 01257 450432 07398 282898.
1-2-1 Home Puppy Training.

This Service if for puppies from 12-20 week old.

It is never too late to start some basic training before bad habits start, and this Home Training session will help you to train your puppy with the basic obedience he/she needs.

A 1-2-1 Home Puppy Training is suited to your individual needs, as puppies tire quick,  we address your immediate concerns first, and then I  answer any questions you may have. Depending on your puppy I can also show you some basic training commands to get your puppy started, I show you how to get your puppies attention with the “Watch me “and  some Sit/Stay.

You can then, if you wish, join a “Puppy Foundation”  course to further your puppies training, and can learn more commands with “Natural Distractions” of other dogs around you, and get your puppy socialised within a controlled environment.

I leave with you information that is relevant to your Puppy Training, so you will always have something to refer back to once I have left.

If you have any questions I’m always available for help & advice, and if you  are unable to join one of our Courses, then you can always book another 1-2-1 Home Training session, at a later date, so your puppy is training in a familiar environment.

For more information or to book an appointment please call Kathryn on:

01257 450432   07398 282898.

A 1-2-1 Home Puppy training Session lasting up to 1hr 30 mins. £45.For more information or to book an appointment call Kathryn on 01257 450432 . 07398 282898.
1-2-1 Home Junior Training.

This service is for dogs from the age of 5 – 12 months old.

Have some bad habits crept in?.

Were you unable to attend a Puppy Foundation Course and now your “Puppy” is entering adolescence, and you are finding that you need to give them some Basic Training.?

Does your dog needs some help with basic commands like Sit, Stay, Leave, Come when called, Not to jump up, or Walk nice on the lead.?

I come and visit you in your home, and go through any immediate concerns you may have with your dogs training, and answer any questions you have. I then make the training session to suit you and your dogs needs.

For more information or to book an appointment please call Kathryn on:

01257 450432    07398 282898.

A 1-2-1 Home Junior Training session lasting 1Hr 30 mins £45.00. For more information or to book an appointment call Kathryn on 01257 450432. 07398 282898
1-2-1 Home Adult training.

Do you own a dog that is 1yr old or over? and you cant manage to attend one of our courses.?

Does your dog, jump up, pull on the lead, not come to you when you call them?.. If your answer to any of these questions is YES…then maybe our 1-2-1 Home Training for an Adult dog would suit you.

I come and visit you in your home, and go through any immediate concerns you may have with your dogs training, and answer any questions you have. We  start the training session with some “Basic” training, this helps to build the bond between you and your dog.

All the training is a positive/reward based training, and if you have any questions  please ask..

I  then leave with you information that is relevant to your Home Adult training, so you will always have something to refer back to once I have left. If you have any questions I’m always available for help & advice, via email/telephone.

For more information or to book an appointment please call Kathryn on:

01257 450432   07398 282898. 

A 1-2-1 Home Adult Training session lasting 1hr 30 mins £45. For more information to to book an appointment call Kathryn on 01257 450432 . 07398 282898