Puppy Pre School

Start your pup out on the right paw!

Join us with your new pup for a 5-week training course, jam-packed with fun, interactive play, and heaps of helpful information on many puppy-related topics!

The SCAR Puppy Pre School program has been formulated using positive reinforcement-based training methods to help set your pup up with the best foundation.

Sessions held on:

Saturdays mornings at SCAR

23 Grasslands Ave, Craigieburn.

Class Requirements:
  • Puppies must be 8–16 weeks of age
  • Puppies must be up-to-date with vaccinations
Program Includes:
  • 1 x 1-hour pet parent intro session (pet-free)
  • 4 x 1-hour puppy training sessions
  • Training resources handbook
  • Puppy gift bag
  • Graduation ceremony, certificate, and photo
Topics Covered:
  • How Your Puppy Learns
  • Basic Manners and Cues
  • Creating Calm Puppies
  • The Importance of Socialisation
  • Troubleshooting Challenging Puppy Behaviours
Current program dates available can be found via the button above.

Please note, if a date is not showing in the booking system, it is sold out.

If you would like your puppy to be placed on a waitlist until the next program begins, please email us at sheltertrainer@secondchanceanimalrescue.com.au.

Cost: $190 (Includes GST + booking fee)

Book Puppy Pre-School


We understand that things happen, and plans need to be changed sometimes.

We will always try to rebook you into another class first if you need to cancel your spot prior to the classes starting. We ask for as much notice as possible when this is the case.

For Cancellations:
  • 7 days or more prior to starting, a full refund (minus the booking fee) will be issued.
  • Less than 7 days prior to starting, a 50% refund will be issued.

If you are unable to attend a class during your puppy’s 5-week program, we are unable to facilitate makeup sessions. If a class is cancelled by the trainer for any reason, a makeup session will be arranged at a later date. Please contact us if you need any assistance in rescheduling or arranging a cancellation.

If you are experiencing hardship, please contact us to discuss a payment plan.

For more info, please email us at trainer@secondchanceanimalrescue.com.au.