A new school year is about to start and for some of our children it will be their first.

We all know how vital a good education is for our children.

puppy_school_tileNot only do they learn the three R’s but the social interaction school provides them is equally as important. And so it is with our puppies too. Early training and socialising helps your puppy to become a model canine citizen and helps you to understand your puppy too. Why not enrol in Warrnambool Veterinary Clinic’s Puppy School? Held one night per week over a 4 week period It provides a positive and fun start to training for you and your pup. You can enrol your pup after he or she has had their first vaccination and are between 8 and 16 weeks of age the week they start. At Puppy School you and your pup will learn basic obedience commands such as;

  • sit,
  • drop,
  • recall/come,
  • loose lead walking,
  • wait and
  • stay.

All in an environment of positive reinforcement. You will also be advised on healthcare, vaccination, worming, toilet training and common puppy problems like chewing, digging, mouthing and biting. We discuss canine body language and communication and play behaviour between dogs and your family members and the importance of leadership in your new family “pack”. Each pup Graduates from school with a puppy gift pack and photograph along with advice on further training options. Enrol your puppy at Warrnambool Veterinary Clinic Puppy School - it’s a fun and rewarding experience for you and your pup.

Phone Warrnambool Veterinary Clinic on 5561 2255 to enrol your puppy.