Did you know that the critical socialisation period for your dog ends by 16 weeks of age?! Waiting until all vaccines are complete to socialize your dog is too late. During this time it is important to give your puppy the very best start in life. Your dogs safe interaction with people and other dogs is an expectation of the community. Socialisation is an essential lesson for pets to integrate with our lifestyle. Being able to take your dog to a park, beach or cafe is one of the many joys of owning a dog. To be able to do these type of activities in a calm and friendly manner is dependant on positive socialisation in your dogs first 16 weeks of age. Your puppy should be between the ages of 8-16 weeks old for the first class and must have had at least one vaccination 2 weeks prior to their first group class. The earlier you start the better. We will teach your puppy the skills to develop good habits for a great start in life. Some of the topics that will be covered are
If you are interested in puppy pre school classes please call DOGS of Vic 9898 2100 to make a booking. http://dogsofvic.com.au/dogs/contact.html
A certified dog trainer will work one on one with you and your family in your home to address some of the following issues that you may be experiencing
If you are experiencing any of these problems or any other issues that you would like addressed please call Smarty Pantz Dog Training 0408 331 398 to book a consultation with a certified behaviourists https://www.facebook.com/smartypantzdogtraining/
As pet owners we understand the importance of routine and one on one love and attention that our pets deserve. We can offer an alternative to the confinement of a boarding kennel providing love and care for your pets in the comfort of their own home. If you need to leave home for a business trip or a well earned holiday you can feel comfortable knowing that your pets and your house are being well cared for.
Eltham, Eltham North, Diamond Creek, St Helena, Briar Hill, Montmorency, Lower Plenty, Templestowe, Yallambie, Rosanna, Heidelberg, Viewbank,Macleod, Watsonia, Greensborough
Do you dream of working in a doggy day care centre?
We are not currently seeking employees however most of our staff have come to us through work placement, whist attending an animal studies course or through volunteering with us.
Work Experience (High school)
We currently do not accept high school students for work experience
Volunteering & placement
We would love to hear from you. Please send us and email detailing the following
If you have been accepted for work experience/volunteering
What we look for in an employee
How to improve your chances of working in the animal industry:
Call us on 0401 866 440 or email your expression of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org
Would you like to celebrate your dog's birthday with his/her day care friends?
We can help organise an awesome birthday party for your dog during their day care stay! We have all sorts of plans and tricks up our sleeves to create a fun day for your dog.
We offer a specially baked “Dog” friendly cake or pup cakes for each birthday, made fresh at a local special doggie bakery and personalised for your pet on their special day.
We will invite your dog's closest day care friends to the party, conduct birthday games with all the pups and of course take lots of photos.
We just need to know in advance what day you want the party so we can plan ahead for the event.
The birthday packages start at $50
Call and reserve a date. Your dog will love it!