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pUPPY

Training

Puppy Training Program:

All prices include age appropriate vaccines, boarding and food. Due to the amount of time that goes into training our space is limited. Please contact us at southlandgoldens@yahoo.com for availability

Trained English Cream Golden Retriever Puppy

Masters Training (4 week program- goes home at 12 weeks old)

Price of Masters Training- $2,500:

 

Commands

  • "Sit"- obey verbal command "sit" 

  • "Stay"- stay with verbal command and hand signal for 10 seconds

  • "Come"- come when called from a distance with verbal command and hand signal with minimal distractions

  • "Down"- obey hand and verbal commands to go into the down position. 

  • "Place"- learn to go to an assigned place and stay until released.

Potty/ Crate Training

  • Ability to be crated for 3-4 hours without having an accident

  • They will be let out on grass to go potty every 2-3 hours during the day and will learn how to hold it for longer period of times.

Leash Training

  • We will start the leash training process by teaching them to not to pull while on the leash. Anytime the puppy pulls we will stop and wait for them to relieve the tension before we continue on. 

Socialization

  • Accustomed to being around men, women and children in a safe environment (no public outings due to not being fully vaccinated)

  • Comfortable being bathed and groomed

  • Accustomed to riding in the car to and from the vet

  • Comfortable around everyday noises such as TV, washer/ dryer, vacuum, etc. 

Trained Golden Retriever
Trained English Cream Golden Retriever

Elite Training (10 week program- goes home at 18 weeks old)

Price of Elite Training- $7,500:

 

Commands

  • "Sit"- obey the verbal and/ or hand signal command "sit" with distractions

  • "Stay"- stay with verbal and/ or hand signal command for 15-20 seconds with the ability to go out of sight for 5-10 seconds

  • "Come"- come when called from a distance with verbal command and/ or hand signal. Your puppy will be trained to go directly into the "sit" position once they "come" to their destination.

  • "Down"- obey verbal and/ or hand signal command to go into the down position. They will also learn to stay in this position until they are released

  • "Place"- learn to go to an assigned place and stay until released

Potty/ Crate Training

  • Ability to be crated overnight for 6 hours without having an accident

  • They will be let out on grass to go potty every 2-3 hours during the day and will learn how to hold it for longer period of times.

Leash Training

  • Your puppy will be taken on walks daily, so they learn to walk on a loose lead on the left side in the "heal" position. 

Socialization

  • Accustomed to being around men, women and children in a safe environment. They will be introduced to public places after they receive their 15 week old shots

  • Comfortable being bathed and groomed

  • Accustomed to riding in the car around town without having an accident.

  • Comfortable around everyday noises such as TV, washer/ dryer, vacuum, etc. 

  • Comfortable with Thunderstorm noises (during set tv time they will be exposed to videos with thunderstorm noises)

Below is an example video of one our puppies in training once they go to their forever home. This is "Chabar" with his new owner in Maryland

Disclaimer: It is out of our control to predict exactly how each puppy with perform. Some puppies may exceed expectations at some levels while others may take longer to fully comprehend the commands.