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Wonder Paws Puppy School Bray

Saturday 22nd January, 10am: 5-week Teen Puppy Course (pups 19-24weeks)

(fully vaccinated pups from 19-24weeks)

Wonder Paws at Festina Lente
Wonder Paws



Start training your puppy before problems develop.  Our 5-week basic obedience and socialisation course is a wonderful way to bond with your puppy and successfully integrate them into family life and the human world beyond!


- Sit, Down, Touch Recall, Go to Mat and settle behaviours

- Develop Impulse Control with new skills like Leave-It, Stay, 4-paws on floor

- Behaviours trained using food lures, then quickly progress to handsignals & verbal cues

- Loose-lead walking techniques

- Building a Reliable Recall with distractions

- Carefully supervised off-leash play

- Manage puppy behaviours like play-biting, jumping, chewing etc

-  Key socialisation with other puppies, adults and children and novel stimuli
- Dog Safety & Bite Prevention: appropriate puppy handling, teaching bite inhibition, trading games etc

- Grooming preparation (happy with hands and brush skills)

- Puppy nutrition, husbandry, care & grooming

- Responsible dog ownership
- Boosts SHY puppies confidence & helps prevent fear-based behaviours


age:  10 weeks - 24 weeks (at Week 1 date)

pre-requisite:  full set of vaccinations PLUS canine cough vaccine​

outdoor locationWonder Paws at Festina Lente Equestrian Centre & Gardens, Old Connaught Ave, Bray

duration:  5 x 1hr weekly classes ​(NO classes on Bank Holiday weekends)



  • Masks are MANDATORY at our training location - please wear from exiting your car
  • Please observe 2m distancing from other clients
  • 1 handler per puppy (over 12yrs) at our location PLUS one accompanying person is permitted to spectate on the sidelines adhereing to the 2m distancing rule 


Terms & Conditions

  • Participants agree to our Covid Safety Protocols above regarding restricted number of attendees per puppy (1 handler & 1 spectator), mask wearing, hand sanitising and social distancing
  • CLASSES ARE NON-TRANSFERABLE outside of written medical/veterinary advice. 
  • Missed classes are forfeited - we provide a coursebook and detailed homework sheets for each class so that you will know what has been covered.  
  • Course Cancellation must be requested 7 days before classes start via email to to receive a refund (less €25 cancellation admin fee)

Liability Disclaimer

  • I understand that dog training is not without risk to myself, members of my family, or my dog.  I agree that, in the event of injury to my family, my dog(s), or myself, I will not hold Wonder Paws (or their Instructors) or our Landlord (Beech Hill Allotments) responsible.  I also agree to assume all responsibility for any damage done to property, persons, or other dogs by me or my dog’s actions. 
  • My dog(s) is free of any infectious disease and is vaccinated for: Distemper, Parvovirus and Bordetella (Kennel Cough).
  • My dog is also free of contagious parasitic problems, whether internal or external (including fleas and ticks), and is free of any contagious skin disorder. 
  • I understand that performance training of any type is a strenuous activity requiring my dog to be physically fit.
  • My veterinarian has examined my dog and agrees that my dog is in condition to attend dog training classes

By purchasing this ticket, I agree to the above statements.


22 Jan 2022, 10 a.m. to 19 Feb 2022, 11 a.m.


Wonder Paws at Festina Lente, Old Connaught Avenue, A98F702, Bray, Co Wicklow Ireland


Wonder Paws