The decisions you make with your puppy now will shape how they navigate the world for years to come. Our puppy development experts help you nurture your pup’s confidence, resilience and responsiveness as they grow, while providing support for any current puppyhood behavior challenges.
We help you provide your pup with everything they need to grow into a happy, fulfilled, responsive companion.
Socialization. We help you provide critical, safe socialization experiences with people, dogs, sights and sounds.
Puppy Life Skills. We help you lay the groundwork for settling skills, leash manners, off-leash skills, and patient, polite behavior as your pup grows.
Puppy Problem Solving. We help you navigate issues like nipping, chewing, barking, and crate anxiety with positive, age appropriate solutions.
I was a first-time dog owner this past year, and I’m now in love with my sweet puppy but I couldn’t have gotten through the early puppy times without the crew at Instinct. These are smart, lovely people who truly care.”
As part of every Puppy Development program, we help you create and implement a plan to support your puppy’s behavioral health. When we meet our pups’ behavioral needs as a species, a breed, and an individual, we set the stage for them to be happier, more fulfilled, and more responsive companions.
The first step is booking a kick-off consultation and goal-setting session.