If you have a brand new puppy, you need to know where to find the best puppy training, and how much you can expect to pay for it. How much does puppy training cost? In this article, we’ll discuss the average price for puppy training, plus I’ll give you an excellent recommendation for the best and most AFFORDABLE puppy training (see below).
Average Cost for Puppy Training
Group puppy training classes run about $30 to $80 per class. Private puppy training sessions cost between $45 and $120 per hour. Puppy obedience training schools cost between $200 and $600 per week. Boot camp kennel training runs between $500 and $1250 per week. The price you’ll pay for training service dogs (for support, therapy or protection), is about $120 per hour.
You can get puppy obedience training with private lessons or with group puppy training classes held by various dog daycare operations and pet stores.
Online Puppy Training
I recommend online puppy training because it’s the most affordable puppy training. It’s convenient because you can do it in your own home, on your own time, and with the whole family. And it’s super effective. Most online puppy training video-based websites start at around $40 per month for access.
I’ve researched various online puppy training programs, and my #1 recommendation is The Online Dog Trainer, owned by Doggy Dan, a Professional Dog Trainer and Behavioral Specialist. Doggy Dan’s website has more than 300 step-by-step videos dealing with every puppy behavior issue you can think of.
He has complete puppy training programs, dog obedience programs, pack leader programs – and a searchable forum where you can easily find videos for things like excessive barking, leash training, potty training…all videos where you get to watch Doggy Dan himself actually training dogs and working with dog owners.
You can see Doggy Dan in action and read my full review of The Online Dog Trainer HERE. You can also learn more about online dog training by reading my article, Online Dog Training vs Hiring a Professional Dog Trainer HERE.
Doggy Dan has a puppy training program called, “Project Moses,” where he has documented the training of his new Beagle puppy, Moses, from the age of eight weeks through one year old. He also has “The Perfect Puppy Program,” and a potty training program as well.
How Much Does it Cost?
$1 for three days of full access
$37 per month, or
$147 for six months (=$24.50/mo), or
$198 for twelve months (=$16.50/mo)
Doggy Dan offers a three-day, $1 full access membership to his dog training website. Once you’ve decided to stay on after the 3-day trial, you pay $37 per month.
When comparing online training websites, you’ll find The Online Dog Trainer has significantly more content. There’s no doubt that paying $37 a month to have a professional dog trainer in your home 24/7 is worth every cent! If you’re just starting training with a brand new puppy, I’d recommend you get either the six-month or 12-month program – you’ve got lots to teach your new puppy!
What to Expect
Doggy Dan’s three-day $1 trial is really a stand-out feature, and an amazing offer from Doggy Dan. For me, being able to see what the site looks like before committing to the monthly cost is a MASSIVE benefit. The $1 trial lets you check out the entire site and gives you a feel for how the site works and what you are getting. After having a look around, you’ll immediately understand that you have some work to do.
There’s no magic potion to solve all your puppy’s issues and get your puppy off to a good start with training. You have to watch the videos and learn, put the techniques into practice, keep watching to make sure you’re doing it correctly, then once you get past the first couple of steps, you can get onto the next phases of the training. You’ll know exactly what is involved before you commit. And you get all of it for a fraction of the cost of a dog trainer coming to your home. Honestly, it really is a no-brainer.
Money Back Guarantee
You have nothing to lose. The Online Dog Trainer not only offers a $1 three-day trial, but they also offer a 60 day money back guarantee if you purchase the monthly membership, then change your mind.
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