Puppy Care

Congratulations on your new puppy! There are many things to think about when you bring a puppy home for the first time. We are here to guide you through every step of the process with a variety of puppy specific services.

 


Puppy Kindergarten

Pre-Puppy Consultations

Private Puppy Training

Puppy Visits

Puppy Walking




Puppy Kindergarten

Our urban puppy classes are the perfect solution for you and your new pup. Our resident puppy expert, Elena Gretch will teach your pups basic skills with an emphasis on socialization. Topics include potty training, leash walking and sit/stay/come.

 

 

  4 Week Session
1 Puppy $400.00


Classes are one hour and are held at the Dog Wash Daycare and Boarding
177 MacDougal St, NYC

 




Private Puppy Training

New puppies are wonderful but they should come with instructions. Our resident Puppy Expert, Elena Gretch has helped countless pups (and their parents) get through the challenges of house-breaking, socializing, biting, barking, and more.

 


  1 Hour
1 Dog $250.00 & up
  $75.00 per additional dog
   

 




Puppy Visits

The American Veterinary Society of Animal Behavior says that early socialization is essential to a happy and well-adjusted dog. During each customized visit, we will socialize your pup to its new environment by introducing sights, sounds, noises and smells in your home, building and neighborhood. We will allow time for play, food, water and cuddles.

 


  1/2 Hour 1 Hour
1 Dog $26 $45.50
2 Dogs $35.25 $56.25
2+ Dogs $36.50 $60.00

 

Weekends $10, Holidays $15 additional

 




Puppy Walking

The American Veterinary Society of Animal Behavior says that early socialization is essential to a happy and well-adjusted dog. We will continue your pup’s socialization with the introduction of leash skills and walk training. Consistent practice will teach your pup to walk well on a leash and help with the house-breaking process. We will allow time for food, water and cuddles.

 


  1/2 Hour 1 Hour
1 Dog $26 $45.50
2 Dogs $35.25 $56.25
2+ Dogs $36.50 $60.00

 

Weekends $10, Holidays $15 additional

 




Pre-Puppy Consultations

Looking for a new puppy but not sure where to begin? Let one of our puppy experts guide you through the selection process to find the perfect breed for your lifestyle. We encourage adoption/purchase from rescue organizations and shelters or from responsible breeders. It’s A Dog’s Life does not support pet stores that sell puppies. Click here to learn why.

 


1 Hour
$150.00