Complete puppy course
Everything you need to know on how to train and raise a happy puppy in one instant access course
This course has been developed by our award winning trainer Louise using jargon free, approachable training methods. The course is packed full of knowledge so you understand the 'why' as well as the 'how', creating a fun & happy environment for both and your puppy. If you are worried about seeing videos of previously trained dogs, this course is the complete opposite. You will train alongside Louise and her puppy Luna in real time, showing hands on training methods as well as real life examples of what to do when things aren't perfect. Setting you up for success to achieve long term results!
1 year unlimited access
Award winning training
Learn on both desktop & mobile
Peer reviewed and qualified
Force free, positive reinforcement methods
Access to 121 support
A message from your instructor
Welcome from Louise!
How to use this course
Puppy routineFREE PREVIEW
Puppy proofingFREE PREVIEW
The puppy setupFREE PREVIEW
Example home setupFREE PREVIEW
The first few daysFREE PREVIEW
Puppies & other petsFREE PREVIEW
Puppies & childrenFREE PREVIEW
End of module quiz - puppy prep
Bonus video - Enrichment
Puppy Shopping List
Puppy Proofing Checklist
First seven days handout
Night time anxiety
Handout - Dogs & Children
Getting used to towel drying
Collar vs harness
Introducing the collar
Introducing a harness
Different style of harnesses
Introducing a lead - part 1
Introducing a lead - part 2
Introducing a lead - part 3
End of module quiz - the foundations
Handout - 'what's my name'
Handout - 'What is Anthropomorphism?'
Handout - 'Don't punish the growl'
What is it?
Why we use it
End of module quiz - Positive reinforcement
Introduction to training
Teaching commands effectively
Your puppy as an indiviual
What rewards to use
End of module quiz - Training your puppy
Weekly training record
Handout - 'Criteria'
Handout - 'Distract, mark, reward'
What is socialisation & habituation
Socialisation - what this involes
Habituation - what this involes
End of module quiz - Socialisation & Habituation
Socialisation & Habituation Checklist
Handout - 'Give me space'
Handout - '3 second rule'
Introduction to toilet training
Adding a vocal command
Toilet Training top tips
End of module quiz - Toilet training
The signs of separation anxiety
How to prevent - part 1
How to prevent - part 2
End of module quiz - Preventing separation anxiety
Preventing separation anxiety training plan
Reasons for crate training
Building a positive association
When not to use a crate
Toilet training & nighttime
End of module quiz - Crate training
Crate training do's & don't's
Crate training - the basics
Night time anxiety
Why puppies jump up
Techniques to prevent it
End of module quiz - Jumping up
Mouthing - what is it and why do puppies do it
Mouthing - what to do
End of module quiz - Mouthing, chewing & teething
Introduction to clickers & marker words
Clicker - Practice
When to stop using clicker/marker words
End of module quiz - Clicker/marker words
Please watch this
Introduction to sit - part 1
Introduction to sit - part 2
End of module quiz - Sit
Introduction to leave
Leave practice - level 1
Leave practice - level 2
Leave practice - level 3
Leave practice - level 4
End of module quiz - Leave
Introduction to drop
Drop - Game
End of module quiz - Drop
Introduction to Loose Lead Walking
Loose Lead Walking - Introduction Quiz
Practice in the garden - part 1
Practice in the garden - part 2
The leaving routine - part 1
The leaving routine - part 2
The leaving routine - part 3
Loose Lead Walking - Halfway Quiz
Walking outside - first steps
Walking outside - scenario 1
Walking outside - scenario 2
Walking outside - scenario 3
End of module quiz - Loose lead walking
Introduction to recall
Introducing the recall command
Practice in the garden
Recall ping pong
Putting recall into practice - part 1
Putting recall into practice - part 2
Putting recall into practice - part 3
When to stop using a long line
End of module quiz - recall
Introduction to stay
Stay - Level 1
Stay - Level 2
Stay - Level 3
Stay - Level 4
End of module quiz - Stay
Introduction to down
Practice - part 1
Practice - part 2
End of module quiz - Down
Help - This is harder than i thought!
Help - my puppy is a teenager!
How to teach 'find it!'
How to teach 'middle'
Why do dogs eat poo?
Dog toy filling ideas
How to teach 'touch'
How to teach 'touch and go'
How to teach 'look at me'
What to do if your dog reacts?
Congratulations! Here's what's next...
Feedback - Complete Puppy Course
The course features over 100 short video lessons, to keep learning easy, bite sized and manageable.
Test your learning at every step with multiple choice quizzes.
Show off all the hard work you have put in with a certificate of completion.
Prevent common puppy problems from even occurring
I found this course really helpful, was good to see the crate/pen setup, I love the checklists.
I found this course really helpful, was good to see the crate/pen setup, I love the checklists.Read Less
Thank you Canine Friends. I found this course really helpful and I learnt more than I thought I would! I'll definitely be signing up for the complete puppy c...Read More
Thank you Canine Friends. I found this course really helpful and I learnt more than I thought I would! I'll definitely be signing up for the complete puppy course.Read Less
What a great free course! I was surprised how much was included. Really helpful, thank you
What a great free course! I was surprised how much was included. Really helpful, thank youRead Less