Puppy Development


Puppy Development Clinic (Puppy Training Brisbane)

Puppy training Brisbane?  Preparing your houseold and family for a new puppy? Get in-person or online sessions with expert trainers. Improve puppy behavior today!

Aim & intended outcomes

Empowering new puppy owners with the essential knowledge to navigate the crucial early weeks of puppyhood, fostering a strong owner-puppy bond and nurturing a well-rounded, joyful, healthy, and sociable pup. This course sets the foundation for a successful journey!

Intended audience

Designed for puppy owners & soon-to-be puppy owners with pups aged to 20 weeks. We believe in being prepared and having your puppy training game plan in place so you can begin training the dog from day 1 before unwanted behaviours become standard.
Note that we offer this clinic in a group setting or one-on-one. There is also an online option for those that cannot attend in person.

Course fees

Group Course 4 hours – $375 Per family (Mum/Dad/Kids)

One on One $249 per hour for 2 Adults Please note – you will be the only person or family attending. This suits those who for various reasons are not wanting to attend a group clinic.

(all prices are including GST)


“Starting training from day one is much easier than correcting unwanted behaviours after habits form.” – Nikki Bignell, Lead Trainer.

How this course is delivered

Our courses are relaxed and you are encouraged to ask questions throughout the presentation. A detailed clinic booklet covering all of the topics discussed on the day is provided. At the end of the Clinic, there will be time for a training demonstration with a puppy, teaching them recall and a sit using food as a reward.

The main content of the course is presented by Dean Hansen, current Puppy Development Officer and Breed Manager for the Queensland Police Service Dog Squad. He will take you through everything you need to know from picking up your puppy to 20 weeks of age. Dean’s presentation will also include some fantastic training videos.

Nikki Bignell, with her diverse experience training and working with dogs for the last three decades, will take you through health and wellbeing tips and Puppy essentials for success at the Vet and Groomers.

Suited to

Puppy owners and
soon-to-be owners


4 hours intensive


$319 incl GST

Puppy training in Brisbane : Puppy Development Clinic

What the course will cover

Getting Puppy Home:
• Family discussions for all to be on the same Puppy page
• What to do when you first get Puppy home
•  Crate training
•  Letting Puppy know all of his new family is his Leadership Team – even the small running humans.

Puppy Lessons:
 Toilet training
 Basic grooming and preparing puppy for Vet visits
 Teaching your puppy how to swim
 Basic obedience commands ie sit, down, come
 What to feed your puppy
 Using food to train dogs

We attended the puppy development course 2 weeks before we brought our pup home. It was so beneficial doing the course prior to getting our pup, we now feel more confident in what we need to do to have a happy, well adjusted pup without making mistakes that need to be corrected later.
We will be back for the obedience course when she is old enough. Highly recommend.”

Participant feedback

Puppy Development Clinic 2022

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