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(07) 3390 1188
info@capalabavet.com

8/29 Moreton Bay Road, Capalaba QLD 4157

Puppy Pre-School at Capalaba Vet Clinic

You and your puppy are invited to Puppy Pre-School at Capalaba Vet Clinic! In puppy Pre-School, you will both learn lots of fun new things in a safe and secure environment. Suitable for puppies aged 8 to 16 weeks who have had at least one vaccination.

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Topics we cover in class:

Week 1

  • The importance of socialisation
  • Positive, reward-based training
  • Toilet training
  • Bite inhibition
  • Settling
  • Acceptable/unacceptable puppy behaviours
  • ‘Sit’ command
Week 2

  • Understanding dog body language
  • Separation anxiety/storm phobia prevention
  • Walking nicely on a lead
  • Grooming/handling
  • Teething/oral care
  • Safety with kids
  • ‘Drop’ command
Week 3

  • Appropriate toys
  • Dangerous foods
  • Preventing unwanted behaviours (e.g. digging, chewing, barking)
  • Environment enrichment
  • What to do in an emergency
  • ‘Stay’ & ‘come’ commands
Week 4

  • Behind-the-scenes tour of our clinic
  • Desexing information
  • Microchipping/council registration
  • How to be a good ‘pack leader’
  • Local dog schools
  • ‘Leave it’ command

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When:

Tuesday evenings at 6pm for four consecutive weeks. Each class is approximately one hour long.

Where:

Held indoors right here at Capalaba Veterinary Clinic.

What to Bring:

Your puppy, their lead and collar/harness. Kids are most welcome to come along. We supply treats, toys, class notes, certificate of completion, and anything else you might need.

RSVP:

Please make sure you book your place as spots are limited. We ask that the full 4-week course fee of $120 be paid prior to your first class. Phone Capalaba Vet Clinic for any further questions and to secure a place for you and your pup.