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Did you or someone you know get a new puppy or rescue a new puppy during the holidays?  Are you interested in obtaining information on all your puppy-raising questions including: house-training, crate training, chewing and effective ways to teach practical skills such a coming when called?  Or perhaps you are looking for a safe environment for your puppy to socialize with other puppies? Or perhaps just want to connect with other new puppy parents - 

Then, this 6 week AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy Preschool is for you!

What is AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy Preschool and the benefits of training early?

The AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy Preschool is a program designed to get dog owners and their puppies off to a good start. The AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy Preschool classes are a combination of:  puppy socialization, behavior solution/prevention and an introduction to basic obedience. Training classes teach you how to best communicate with your puppy.  The AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy training is a natural lead in to the AKC® Canine Good Citizen® Program.


How does it work?

When you complete the AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy Program for 6 weeks (by an AKC Approved CGC Evaluator) your puppy is then eligible to be enrolled in the AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy Program.  Your instructor will administer the AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy test at the end of the course. Upon passing the test, you’ll get an application to send to AKC® for enrollment in the AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy Program. All dogs are welcome to participate in the AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy Program including purebreds and mixed breeds.  Your puppy will receive the AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy Medal (for display or memento purposes; not suitable as a collar tag). You and your puppy will be listed in the AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy records.


Who:                   Puppies Ages - 7 weeks to 18 weeks

What:                  A 6-week course designed with emphasis on puppy socialization and an introduction to                                             beginning puppy training (house breaking and crate training 101, household manners/problems                                 solving, foundation skills, leash walking skills and expectations at a Vet's Office).

When:                CALL TO REGISTER FOR CLASS

Where:               Healing Paws Center

                           854 E Oakland Park Blvd.

                           Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33334

Time:                  6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time

Requirements:   AKC Star Puppy Preschool Registration Form

                            AKC Health Certificate Form

                            (Can be filled out online on website under form section, just make sure the Health Certificate is                                  signed by your Veterinarian) 


Cost:                   $350.00 cash, check made payable to The Pawsitive K9 Coach, Zelle @ 630-930-8531 or Venmo                              @Denise-Cataline


For More Information and to REGISTER Contact The Pawsitive K9 Coach, LLC

Call us at 954-866-4116 or 630-930-8531

Email us at

                                                                 **Please to Bring to Every Class: 

                                                   Treats or Kibble, Toys, Water Bowl, & Poop Bags**

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