Our aim is to prevent behavioural problems occurring by offering a pre-vaccination chat with our veterinary nursing team, followed by attending the 4 week puppy training course we run.
A recent report shows 75% of dog owners would like to change their dogs behaviour and there’s no better time than starting whilst they’re young. To reduce behavioural problems in the future, it is important puppies under the age of 20 weeks experience meeting other puppies and people to become well socialised and used to new surroundings. Our 4 week course teaches good manners from a young age and uses positive training methods to deal with puppy behaviour.
This 4 week course is £52 and includes a puppy starter pack and information booklet. To book a place on this course, please contact our Markeaton Farm and Equine practice.
All puppy training sessions are currently held in our indoor riding school at our Markeaton Farm & Equine practice therefore, your puppy may get a little dirty. We do advise you to bring a towel with you to ensure your puppy is clean when travelling back home. Please note, puppies must be vaccinated to enrol on this course.
Unfortunately, behavioural problems are the main cause of euthanasia in dogs under 2 years old. If you are experiencing any issues however big or small it is best to speak to us now before it is too late.
Dogs learn how to cope with stressful situations by avoiding or showing aggressive tendencies, the more the dogs have to practice these behaviours the worse the problem becomes. Seeking professional help straight away means we are able to change dogs behaviour and emotional state, enabling owners to understand why and how to deal with the problem safely.
Our behaviour classes are held at our Markeaton Farm and Equine practice and we are currently able to offer the following:
Sometimes, issues with your pets behaviour may be more serious, such as signs of aggression. In instances like this your pet may need more help over a longer period of time. This is where our full training package can help.Tailored to your needs, this package consists of a 1 hour consultation, an action plan, ongoing phone call support and 2 training consults with Kat Johnson. The cost of our full package is £220
Does your dog:
Why not book in for our individual training course. This offers 1-2-1 training with Kat Johnson who can tailor each session to you and your pets individual needs. Our cost for individual training is £100 for 4 x 30 minute sessions.
Our puppy training course takes place every 4 weeks.
The course covers the following; playing biting, chewing, toilet training, playing, basic commands, learning to be left along plus much more.
To book a place on our next puppy training course, please contact Kat Johnson at our Park Farm practice on 01332 554422.