Puppy School

Happy Paws has teamed up with the fabulous team from Beacon Dog Training, the Gold Coast’s premier dog trainers, to provide a top class puppy school program. One of their trainers conducts the class within a controlled environment at the Happy Paws Veterinary Clinic premises. Beacon are as passionate about training and behaviour as we are about veterinary medicine!

Your Puppy only requires to have had his/her first vaccination to attend, we believe training should begin as early as possible.

Why join Happy Paws Puppy School?

We believe by making an investment in your puppies first 12 months of life with the correct training you are making a commitment to their (and your) future happiness together.

Beacon Dog Training runs a free 2-week course for Puppies under 12 weeks of age. To help you get started covering areas such as; Biting, Toilet training, Socialisation, etc

Having the team from Beacon Dog Training is our way of supporting you during this vitally important learning stage and your puppies chance at the best possible start in life.

How long does puppy school run for?

Beacon Puppy School is designed for puppies aged between 8-16 weeks of age and runs for 5 weeks.

This comprehensive course covers everything you need to give your puppy the best start.

What will my puppy learn during these 5 weeks?

With Beacon Puppy School you will learn to train your puppy to focus, be responsive, learn basic positions; sit, drop, stand, stay/wait, come when called, etc with modern, reward-based methods and prevent behavioural issues such as aggression, fears and phobias, separation anxieties and more.

See course outline for a full complete out lay of what is included.

What age does my puppy have to be?

The course is designed for puppies between 8 and 16 weeks of age and had at least 1 vaccination.

What do you get out of Puppy School?

  • You will learn how to work together with your dog, and develop a bond of mutual respect and understanding.
  • Beacon Dog Training offers you extra support outside of class, even after your puppy has graduated.
  • Detailed step-by-step homework sheets.
  • Access to Beacon Dog Training’s client-only library.

Is your puppy older then 16 weeks of age?

Beacon Dog Training offers an Essentials Course for those puppies over 16 weeks.

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FREE Puppy Pre-School : under 12 weeks

5 Weeks Puppy School : 8 – 16 weeks

Is your fur baby interested in our Puppy School? If so, get in touch with Happy Paws Veterinary Clinic!

Happy Paws Veterinary Clinic

Shops 20-21 Coombabah Plaza,
21 Hansford Road,
Coombabah QLD 4216


Opening Hours

Monday to Friday – 8am to 5:30pm

Saturday – 8am to 12 noon

Closed on Sundays