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for puppies 15 weeks to 6 months

Positive Puppy Kindergarten


Fridays & Saturdays

6 weekly sessions

60 minutes


Open Enrollment


Part of our Positive Puppy Program, this class will teach you and your new puppy solid foundation skills for future training and practical application in everyday life.

You will be required to provide your pet’s vaccination history and a clean bill of health from your veterinarian before attending classes with your puppy. Classes are limited to 4 puppies and their people.

Orientation class is for humans only, so please leave your puppy at home. Topics:

  • Session 1 - Orientation - humans only!

  • Session 2 - Offered eye contact in the presence of distractions & recall (come quickly when called!)

  • Session 3 - Leash walking basics

  • Session 4 - Polite greetings

  • Session 5 - Mat skills basics

  • Session 6 - Hand targeting

Includes puppy play time and individualized coaching!

*** May, June, & July Positive Puppy Kindergarten Sessions ARE FULL and REGISTRATION IS CLOSED. To be added to the wait list for additional offerings, August sessions, and/ or so we can contact you in the event of a cancellation, please email us as at


Please complete the 4 following online forms and we will email you the link to register!

Please note : Payments and deposits are non-refundable. Make-up classes/credit are not offered in the event of absence.


Your Instructors:

Christine Michaud, CTC, CPDT-KA, PMCT Luke Hollenbeck, CCBC, KPA-CTP

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