Basic Puppy Class



Basic puppy classes particpate in the AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy program, which is open to both purebred and mixed breed puppies. Click here for more info. The Puppy Class instructors will also present information on the program during the first class of each session. 

Start off on the right paw with your new puppy!  STAR Puppy classes provide owners with knowledge, skills and information to raise well-adjusted, confident, happy puppies who will mature to be the well-socialized, obedient companions that are a source of constant joy.  K-9 O.T.C. offers a comprehensive course that will set the groundwork for a successful relationship between you, your family and your puppy!  

Basic Puppy Class For puppies 8-16 weeks old at the start of class. The cost for a 6-week session is $85. All breeds, including mixes, are welcome!   Classes are limited and will include:

  • Socialization/Puppy Play
  • Basic commands of Sit, Down, Stand, Come, Stay
  • Puppy Manners and Behavior
  • Housetraining
  • Bite inhibition
  • Basic care and feeding
  • Attention work
  • Effective Leadership 


  • Wednesdays from 7:30 - 9:00 p.m.
  • Saturdays from 9:00 - 10:30 a.m.

First class: Please bring puppy, vaccination records, buckle collar, 4-6' leash, toys, soft treats (like cheese)

Advanced Puppy Class


Continue Building the Relationship

Advanced is for puppies aged 4-6 months and runs for 8 weeks. The curriculum will be topic driven and relate to  developmental and behavioral issues that occur during the 4-6 month puppy phase. Topics are varied and presented in depth every week. The cost is $100 for the 8-week session.  

Classes are limited and will include:

  • Continuation of skills learned in basic puppy class
  • Manners
  • Puppy issues
  • Relationship building


  • Sundays from 9:00 - 10:00 a.m.
  • Saturdays from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

First class: Please bring puppy, buckle collar, 4-6' leash, toys, soft treats (like cheese)