SHOULD PUPPIES START CLASS BEFORE THEIR PUPPY VACCINATIONS ARE COMPLETE
AS YOUNG AS 7 WEEKS OLD?
YES According To These Veterinary Associations:
WHY FROM A BEHAVIORAL STANDPOINT?
Between 7 and 16 weeks of age is a crucial time period in the social development of your puppy.
A dog can easily learn commands like sit, down & leave-it at any age.
BUT you will never regain this opportunity to develop good social skills naturally & with such little effort as
It is the ideal time to teach your puppy about biting, chewing, gaining confidence and about making wise decisions.
The #1 reason that dogs, 3 years of age or under, are relinquished to shelters and euthanized daily is “behavior problems” .
It has long been understood by any dog professional that Early Training & Proper Socialization create a well-adjusted dog.
Group training for puppies that have not completed their vaccinations must take place in an indoor sterilized training rink.