Private Puppy Training

Our Private Puppy Training sessions are great for preparing for your new puppy’s arrival, setting up your new puppy’s living space,  Private sessions specifically cater for your dog’s age, breed and circumstance and are designed to teach you how to understand and train your dog using the quickest and most modern techniques.

Popular topics include:

  • prepare your home for your new puppy’s arrival
  • set up your puppy’s living space for successful toilet training
  • teach your puppy how to cope with being alone
  • teach your puppy how to sleep through the night
  • name recognition and building a reliable recall
  • teach any cue or hand signal 
  • calm, settle, self control, wait and stay
  • how to socialise safely
  • brush up on canine learning theory and how to read canine signals
  • strengthen the bond between you and your dog and perfect communication skills
  • manage safe interactions between your puppy and humans (including children)
  • solutions for puppy chewing and biting
  • reduce jumping and promote polite greetings instead

Megan, Danielle, Nicole conduct Puppy Training sessions.

  • Puppy Training $165 for 1.5 hours (discounted to $140 in conjunction with puppy pre-school classes).
  • *follow up sessions charged at $110/hour. Travel surcharges may apply for locations outside of our service area.

Private Dog Training

Our Private Dog Training sessions are conducted in the privacy of your own home or local neighbourhood, where your and your dog will feel most comfortable. Private sessions specifically cater for your dog’s age, breed and circumstance and are designed to teach you how to understand and train your dog using the quickest and most modern techniques.

Popular topics include:

  • teach any cue or hand signal 
  • name recognition and building a reliable recall
  • manners on the street and loose leash walking
  • calm, settle, self control, wait and stay
  • strengthen the bond between you and your dog and perfect communication skills
  • manage safe interactions between dogs and humans (including children)
  • learn how to read canine signals
  • solutions for digging and destruction
  • reduce jumping and promote polite greetings instead
  • tricks, plus learn to take the perfect dog selfie!

Megan, Danielle, Toni conduct Dog Training sessions.

  • Dog Training $165 for 1.5 hours 
  • *follow up sessions charged at $110/hour. Travel surcharges may apply for locations outside of our service area.

Behavioural Consults

in the privacy of your own home or local neighbourhood

Charlotte Barker is a qualified Delta behavioural trainer, holding a Cert IV in Companion Animal Services 2007 and has been involved in positive reinforcement reward based training for the past 14 years. She has conducted agility, puppy classes, basic manners classes, advanced classes and private consultations. Charlotte has worked closely with veterinary behaviourists, vets and clients in their homes assisting with behavioural concerns ranging from excessive barking and separation anxiety; to phobias, fear and aggression. She has spent her canine life in the company of working breed dogs and came to training through the joy of tricks training and agility with Frank, the Kelpie x Husky.

We recommend Charlotte for issues such as:

  • separation anxiety
  • phobias, fear and aggression
  • anxiety and/or excessive barking, jumping, nipping or destruction
  • growling or lunging around food, toys, dogs or people

$220 for 1.5 hours; Charlotte provides a personal written report and support following any behavioural session with you and your dog. She is also able to assist in helping you decide if a veterinary behaviourist is required for your particular case. An assessment may need to be in person with your dog present, or can be sometimes be assessed by phone. 

Follow up sessions are $125/hour (without written report)

Half hour phone consults run at a cost of $60.

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