Puppy Kindergarten

Is there anything more fun than a puppy?! This multi-week Puppy Kindergarten class will give you the tools and techniques to begin a lifelong journey of discovery as your new puppy builds confidence around other people and dogs in a fun and gentle environment. To sign up for classes use use our online registration form.

You will learn about:

    • Important stages in your puppy’s development
    • Effective techniques for teaching your pup what you’d like him or her to do in a variety of situations
    • Preventing problem behaviors from starting

We’ll  have fun and games for confidence-building, and skills that your puppy will begin to learn include:

    • Come when called
    • Sit and Stay
    • Lie down
    • Targeting
    • Go to bed
    • Leave it
    • Walking nicely on leash
    • A trick or two!

Puppy Kindergarten at Seneca Hill and Catoctin has rolling enrollment for a six-week term, which means that puppies may sign up at any time that they have completed their first round of shots. Happy Hound, our newest location, has four-week terms with traditional registration.


Training Pairs, a fun new concept for you and a friend, is available now at our Catoctin training studio.
Great Country Fidos
has returned for Canine Parkour, Confidence Foundations, and Right on Target at Great Country Farms.