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LEVEL 2

~Bring home a perfect lady or Gentleman~

puppy training level 2
competitor training checklist
competitor level two
competitor level two

POTTY AND CRATE TRAINING

 

  • Puppy will be fully trained to independently use a doggy door at all times (as of  2021). 

  • Puppy will be fully crate trained. 

  •  Puppy will happily enter crate on command, sleep quietly in crate and be trained to view their crate as a happy, safe space.

  • Puppy will have advanced potty training and understand that outdoors is the only place to potty.

OBEDIENCE & HOUSE MANNERS

 

  • Know "off" command - this command can be used to tell puppy to get down or off of any object, place or person.

  • Puppy will respond quickly to gentle correction when they are doing something undesired (ex: licking window, nipping, etc)

  • Knows and consistently performs (with or without distractions):

    • “Sit”

    • “Down”

    • “Stay”

    • “Come”

    • “Leave-it”

    • “Off”

    • “Kennel”

    • "Focus"

    • “Lets go” (loose leash walking)

    • “Heel” (introduced)

    • “Shake”

  • Puppy will be trained to not rush a door when opened.

  • Puppy will fearlessly go up and down stairs.

  • Puppy will ride in the car without fear.

SOCIALIZATION

  • Puppies will be gently assisted through “Fear Periods”.  Puppies who are not guided through these delicate stages will develop irrational fears (ex: the vacuum, trash bags, men with hats etc)  These fears can be avoided with careful and controlled exposure when a fear period is recognized.

  

  • Appropriate measures are taken during teething  periods. Puppies learn what is, and is not appropriate to chew on through gentle correction and redirection.

  • Strategically exposed to various sights, sounds, people, smells and places at certain stages of development. (Custom checklist of socialization exposures will be given at time of pick-up)

  • Custom socialization requests will be honored. (additional fee)

  • Socialization time out in public, with interaction (restaurants, parks, stores etc.)  Puppies are accustomed to parking lots, cars, traffic, sirens, automatic doors, skateboards, bikes etc)

  • Allow strangers to pet them without fear or aggression.

  • Puppy will be desensitized to visits to the Vet Office.

  • Puppy will be exposed to various other animals.

  • Will execute known commands in public or unknown setting.

  • Learn how to play and act appropriately with all kinds of different dogs.

  • Learn how to “meet” a new dog without fear or aggression

  • Learn to respect the space of unknown dogs.

HEALTHCARE & GROOMING

  • Regular baths & nail trims

  • Accustomed to being blown dry, daily brushing and ear cleaning.

  • We strategically desensitize puppies to human touch on all areas of the body.  This enables the puppy to allow us to groom, check on possible injuries, clean sensitive areas etc.

  • Accustomed to all aspects of grooming including the grooming table, various scissors, trimmers, attachments, blow dryers, nail trimmers, ear cleaning and more.

  • Regular haircuts and sanitary trims

       Up-to-date on vaccinations and worming protocols - records will be given to                 owner at pick-up or delivery.

GOING HOME ITEMS

  • Puppy will come home freshly bathed, trimmed and Fabulous!

  • Puppy will have their very own “Snuggle Puppy” with familiar scent for comfort and ease of transition. 

  • Health records

  • Health guarantee and contract 

  • A digital video explaining how to use your puppy’s known commands, ease the transition to your home and continue your puppy’s training at home.

  • Leash

  • Bag of training treats

  • Puppy’s favorite bone

7 Weeks

$2,600