Puppies 7 – 12 Weeks

Puppy Playschool is here to help you create friendly, well socialised and well mannered dogs.


Wingham Pet Motel, 670 Bulga Rd, Wingham or Manning Veterinary Hospital 43 Commerce St, Taree


10am Sundays. Weekly for 6 weeks and Puppy Playtime Wednesday or Saturday mornings.

Who can come?

As our programme covers everything puppies need to learn in their sensitive critical socialisation period of up to 12 weeks, dogs must be aged under 12 weeks the day they start Puppy Playschool. We give preference to pups who are aged 8-10 weeks.

How much?

$45 per class or $40 per class when you purchase 6 coupons for $240. Coupons can also be used for 1:1 lessons and day boarding.

Article on starting puppy school before vaccinations click here
Dogs need to have their first vaccination one week prior to attending their first class.

Puppy Playschool course content:

  • Lots of Puppy Play.  Short, gentle play sessions with your certified puppy trainer.
    • You will learn how to easily read your puppy’s body language to ensure safe & fear-free play.
  • Puppy Manners. You will learn how to prevent common puppy problems before they happen, including:
    • Biting & chewing
    • Toilet training
    • Jumping up
    • Pulling on lead
    • Independence training to help prevent separation anxiety
  • Health & Handling. We will help you prepare your puppy to be comfortable with:
    • Visits to the vets
    • Harness and collars
    • Grooming
    • Nail clipping
    • Medicating
  • Sights & Sounds. Your puppy will be gently exposed to new and varied objects, sounds & people & kids in a fun & positive way.