Dog Obedience Training

  • Greeting with dogs not acknowledging one another

The Hungry Puppy offers 3 levels of obedience training for your dog needs. Registration is required, please call today to reserve your spot. 732-938-4470

Puppy Kindergarten  Basic Dog Training  Intermediate Level  Private Lessons  Class Schedule


Puppy Kindergarten

Price: $90 + tax
Age: Under 6 months of age
Class size limit: 12
Time: 90mins
Sessions: 4
Location: Year-round. Held inside the store in colder months. Outside in our dog park in the warmer months.
Requirement: Must have at least 2 series of puppy vaccinations prior to class

If you have never owned a puppy or have not had a puppy for some time, The Hungry Puppy’s
Kindergarten Class is the perfect solution to help make your adjustment with your new family
member a pleasant one.

During your weekly class, puppies are placed into a socially safe environment where YOU are taught how to teach your puppy.  Lessons include basic level obedience commands and all aspects of raising a puppy, which include housebreaking, behavioral situations, proper nutrition, grooming, proper prevention of disease and viruses, human/animal socialization and playtime.


Basic Dog Training

Price: $125 + tax
Age: Over 6 months of age
Class size limit: 15
Time: 60mins
Sessions: 8
Location: Held outside in our dog park March – November.
Requirements:
•Must produce a current rabies vaccination certificate
•A release, waiver, and indemnification form must be signed before class.

We train YOU to train your dog; a very important step in assuring your pet becomes a well-mannered companion. The Hungry Puppy believes in a positive reinforcement while utilizing your dog’s natural instincts, which combined, produces great results and a dog that is very willing to learn and please.

Lessons focus on basic commands such as sit, down, heel, stay and come. Behavioral problems such chewing, biting, and jumping will also be addressed. Also encompassed into our lessons include how to deal with distractions and how to manage greeting people appropriately.


Intermediate Level

Price: $140 + tax
Age: Over 6 months of age

Class size limit: 15
Time: 60mins
Sessions: 8
Location: Held outside in our dog park. Classes held March – November.
Requirements:
•Dog should have completed a basic training class.  If the class was taken elsewhere, you may need to be evaluated by instructor prior to signing up for class.
•Must produce a current rabies vaccination certificate.
•A release, waiver, and indemnification form must be signed before class.

Intermediate Level Course expands on the lessons learned in the basic training course. This training class encourages you to work the skills of basic training both on and off leash while lengthening your stay time and refining your heeling techniques. How to cope in all sorts of social situations and addressing distractions is an important part of teaching your dog to be a well-mannered companion.

Preparation for the Canine Good Citizen/Therapy Dog (CGC/TDI) Test is included.


Private Lessons

Price: Call for pricing
Age: All ages

Time: 60mins
Location: Held at your home or in-store

The Hungry Puppy offers one on one private training to help train your puppy or adult dog on an individual basis. Not able to attend our weekly classes or just looking to work on a specific problem? We offer one on one private training to help train your puppy or adult dog on an individual basis. Private lessons will enable you to take advantage of zoning in on a specific behavioral problem or basic lessons at any level, without attending an 8 week course. You can also take a private lesson in preparation before getting a dog.


2017 Training Schedule*
Start dates of classes

 

Puppy Kindergarten

Basic Training

Intermediate Training

 3/1 – Wednesday, 6:00 pm  4/1 – Saturday, 9:30 am  4/12 – Wednesday, 6:00 pm
4/2 – Sunday, 10:00 am
 4/6 – Thursday, 6:30 pm **  7/6 – Thursday, 6:30 pm **
5/2 – Tuesday, 6:00 pm
 5/7 – Sunday, 10:00 am  9/10 – Sunday, 10:00 am
6/2 – Friday, 6:00 pm
 6/6 – Tuesday, 6:30 pm
 7/1 – Saturday, 2:30 pm  9/7 – Thursday, 6:30 pm
9/5 – Tuesday, 6:00 pm
9/9 – Saturday, 9:30 am
10/1 – Sunday, 11:30 am
11/4 – Saturday, 2:30 pm
12/6 – Wednesday, 6:00 pm

*Dates and times are subject to change.

**Alumni Intermediate Class – 5 Weeks/90mins $140 + tax
Special advanced class whom have completed an Intermediate Class with The Hungry Puppy.