We offer great programs to train your pup and teach them all the greatest tricks!

Here are just some of the skills taught in Puppy Smart Start:

  • Crate/House training.

  • Common puppy problems - chewing, jumping, play biting.

  • Socialization with dogs, people, and strange objects.

  • Acceptance of a collar and walking on a leash.

  • Introduction to obedience and basic commands.

  • Puppy handling exercises.

Puppy Smart Start

(8 to 16 weeks of age)




Life Skills and Manners

Intermediate training for all your pup (no matter how old!): 

  • Leash walking skills

  • Come when called

  • Hand targeting, name recognition and attention

  • Stop jumping on people

  • Body handling and grooming




Advanced training of everyday situations using a series of great tests leading to the coveted CGC certificate (and post-nominal title!): 

  • Test 1: Accepting a friendly stranger

  • Test 2: Sitting politely for petting

  • Test 3: Appearance and grooming

  • Test 4: Out for a walk (walking on a loose leash)

  • Test 5: Walking through a crowd

  • Test 6: Sit and down on command and staying in place

  • Test 7: Coming when called

  • Test 8: Reaction to another dog

  • Test 9: Reaction to distractions

  • Test 10: Supervised separation

Canine Good Citizen Certificate 





For all Training Sessions: 

  • Owners and pups must be registered through our Customer Portal

  • All Vaccines must be up to date (some exceptions for Puppy Training, please check with Staci)

Puppy Smart Start - 5 Classes  |  $250

Life Skills & Manners - 6 Classes  |  $300

Each Class is 50 minutes

After Training, pups can stay for a full day of daycare for 1/2 price ($21)

Owners get all the necessary Training tips & tricks!

*Includes fee for CGC Test and Certificate

Canine Good Citizen (CGC) - 6 Classes  |  $360*

Call us with any questions!

Our partner in Training will gladly answer any questions you may have!

Staci Lemke, CPDT-KA, RVT

Dog Training at Paw Sweet Paw