Group training classes allow our instructors to teach you how to train your dog! 

Our group classes have 4-8  dog handler teams per class.  Classes are 1 hour long and are held on set day and time each week for a series of weeks. 

To Register: choose the class you would like to enroll in, choose your payment type (PayPal for online payment or By Check for check payment) then fill out the full registration form including your dog’s info. *NOTE if you choose to pay by check you will need to mail a check to Ideal DOG 3450 Senn Road, Omro, WI 54963 to reserve your spot for the class. 

Or you can Sign up at our neighbor store The Pampurr’d Pet during business hours- (pay with cash or check only at the store).

A complete registration form and payment must be made to reserve a spot.

If you don’t see a group class that works for you, contact us about private training lessons. Private lessons are customized to fit your schedule! 

Please note-If your dog has behavior concerns group classes are not appropriate and private training/behavior counseling is needed. No refunds can be given if dogs must be excused from class for disruptive behavior. Puppy classes require dogs be dog friendly. Thank you for understanding.

Get Your Puppy Off To A Great Start With Our Group Puppy Classes

Puppy Pre-School 

Reserved for puppies 8-16 weeks old in their critical socialization phase

3 classes cover the following:

  • Crate/Potty Training
  • Chewing and Mouthing
  • Basic commands “Pup’s first words” Name, Sit,  Down, Come, Wait, Drop it
  • Polite greetings
  • Beginner leash walking
  • Handling for exams and grooming
  • Socialization and appropriate play skills

Start your new puppy off on the right paw!

Cost is $75, 3 week class, limit is 6-8 puppies

Private training lessons are also available Contact us here for more info.

Check out our current puppy classes!

AKC STAR Puppy (Manners) 

​This 6 week course is for puppies under 7 months of age (depends on personality, breed/size). For Thursday night classes we try to have older-and/or larger breed puppies take the 7:30 pm class to allow for best play for off leash socialization. We recommend starting with Puppy Pre-School class for puppies under 14 weeks of age. If your dog has any behavior concerns with strangers or other dogs contact us for guidance on what services will be best for you. 

Class introduces dogs and handlers to the AKC STAR Puppy program and teaches pre-Canine Good Citizen behaviors. 

  • “Sit” and “Down” , beginner “Stay”
  • “Come” when called
  • Polite on-leash walking
  • Attention and focus
  • “Leave it”
  • “Wait”“Take it”, “Drop it”
  • “Off” Polite greetings-Four on the floor
  • Social Skills and Confidence Building

Pups who complete all 6 weeks may get an AKC STAR Puppy award!

Cost is $125 for 6 weeks, limit is 6-8 students. 

Private Puppy Training lessons also available!

Sign Up For Star Puppy Class Today!

Puppy Play Dates

Looking for a way to exercise and socialize your puppy in your community? Look no further!

Ideal DOG Puppy Play Dates offer a great way to socialize your puppy. Our facility has rubber flooring for safer play. We keep the environment clean and play time is managed by dog trainers to help ensure a positive experience for you and your pup!  Skip the dog park, come join us!

Play dates are held at the Ideal DOG training facility 528 Main Street, Oshkosh, WI Ideal DOG LLC

COST: $10 cash at the door OR $5 for current class or private training clients

*Pre- Registration is required so your host trainer can ensure adequate staff are available

Puppy Play Date 

Play Date is for puppies age 8-16 weeks up to date on age appropriate vaccines and vet care (call or email if questions) 920-791-0990 lynsie@idealdogtrainer.com

Teenage Puppy Play Date

Teenage Puppy Play Date- for dogs age 4-7 months (restricted to those who are registered for our classes, in private training with trainer approval, have taken puppy classes with us or attended previous little puppy play dates) and free from behavior concern with people and dogs. Small/Toy breed dogs under 30 pounds free of behavior concerns may attend until 1 year of age. Not sure if your puppy can come?  Contact us and ask!

Puppy Play Dates Are Canceled Until Further Notice