Puppy Preschool

Puppies are in their prime to learn important skills, including comfort with handling, appropriate play behavior, good manners, and more! This class is designed to build a solid foundation for your pup!

How important is socialization? Experts say that a puppy should meet at least 100 different people and a wide variety of friendly dogs before 4 months of age. Puppy Preschool is a great place to get started.

Location: Lake Mills Veterinary Clinic

Class Length:  5-week series (About 1 hour lessons)

Class Size: 8 dog maximum


What’s the schedule for this class?

We offer many Puppy Preschool series throughout the year.

2022-2023 Start Dates:

Start DateClass TimeNotes
Thursday, November 17, 20225:45 - 6:45 pmFULL, skip Thanksgiving
Thursday, November 17, 20227:15 - 8:15 pmFULL
Wednesday, December 14, 20226:30 - 7:30 pmFULL
Monday, January 9, 20235:00 - 6:00 pmFULL
Wednesday, February 1, 20236:30 - 7:30 pmFULL
Sunday, March 5, 20231:30 - 2:30 pmFULL
Sunday, March 5, 20233:00 - 4:00 pmFULL
Monday, March 20, 20235:00 - 6:00 pmFULL
Thursday, April 13, 20235:30 - 6:30 pmFULL
Sunday, May 7, 20231:30 - 2:30 pmFULL, skip Mother's Day
Sunday, May 7, 20233:00 - 4:00 pmFULL, skip Mother's Day
Monday, June 5, 20235:00 - 6:00 pm7 spots available
Wednesday, June 28, 20236:30 - 7:30 pm7 spots available
Sunday, July 16, 20231:30 - 2:30 pm7 spots available
Monday, August 7, 20235:00 - 6:00 pm7 spots available, skip Labor Day
Thursday, August 31, 20235:30 - 6:30 pm8 spots available
Sunday, September 24, 20231:30 - 2:30 pm8 spots available
Monday, October 16, 20235:00 - 6:00 pm8 spots available
Wednesday, November 8, 20236:30 - 7:30 pm8 spots available

Enroll now in Puppy Preschool (online form). You can also call (920) 648-2421 or email us, if you have questions!


What will you and your dog learn in this class?

In Puppy Preschool, we discuss house manners, address common problems like chewing inappropriate objects (like the couch), potty training, and learn the following basic cues:

  • Sit
  • Down
  • Stand
  • Come when called
  • Leash walking
  • Stay
  • Wait
  • Drop it
  • Leave it
  • Watch me
  • And more!


What kind of dog is this class for?

Puppy Preschool is for puppies ages 8 weeks to 4 months of age.

Does your dog miss the cut-off? Check out our Family Dog Manners class, perfect for any dog at the beginning of their training journey!


Are there any prerequisites for this class?

There are no prerequisite training classes for Puppy Preschool!


How much does this class cost?

The price of Puppy Preschool is $135, which includes lessons, a class handbook, weekly take-home handouts, and graduation materials. Additionally, our instructors are also more than willing to stay after class and address any individual questions you may have.


Who teaches this class?

Our behavioral trainers, Alli, Mittsy, and Emily teach Puppy Preschool. You can learn more about their certifications, experience, and more on our Meet the Trainers page!


Classes are filling up quickly, so be sure to enroll soon (online form), call (920) 648-2421, or email us to claim your spot!

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