Puppy Classes

Their future depends on how you handle this critical time of life.

  • We will provide exposure to new experiences in a safe environment

  • We will give them the confidence they need as adults

  • We will help you learn about puppy behaviors and how you play a role

  • When your cute puppy becomes an adult dog; know that YOU’VE done it right


The window to make an impact in your dog's life is short! What happens in your puppy's life from birth to 18 weeks is so important! Therefore we offer several options to make the best use of this time.


Puppy Kindergarten I:

• Good for puppies age up to 16 weeks of age
• Body handling - vet visits, ears, nails, teeth, mouth
• Basic impulse control - sit, down, stay, leave-it
• Safe play, socialization
• Settle on your mat
• Coming when called
• Food and object guarding prevention, play biting

Six sessions / $145
(One time per week)

Puppy Kindergarten II:

• Good for puppies age 16 weeks and up & Puppy Kindergarten I grads!
• Body handling by you and by strangers
• Advanced impulse control - sit-stay, down-stay, leave-it, drop-it, wait, loose leash walking, rocket-recall
• Safe play
• Walking on leash
• Continued food and object guarding prevention
• Continued focused socialization

Six sessions / $145
(One time per week)

Puppy Socials - It's Playtime!

Just for fun! Bring your puppy to play and socialize with other puppies under the watchful eye of our certified trainers.

45 minute session: $10 each

4 sessions for $35

Condensed Puppy:

  • Ideal for older puppies: Over 14 weeks old

  • This is our accelerated program

Eight sessions / $170
(Four week sessions - Two times per week)

Puppy Socialization Visits:

We come to your home and help your puppy get the exposure and experiences he needs.

For example:
- Exposure to children and other dogs
- Go for a ride in the car
- Outside noises
- Strangers

  • An ideal supplement to our classes or when you are unable to attend class.

  • Sessions can be tailored to your needs.

All socialization visits are in 4 week sessions:

One visit per week $120
Two visits per week $180
Three visits per week $240
Four visits per week $280
Five visits per week $300

This program is only available in: Edina, Richfield, Bloomington, and Eden Prairie

Pre-Adoption/Purchase Consult:

90 minutes / $120

  • Talk with us BEFORE you purchase or adopt a puppy or dog!

  • Let us help you prepare for your new addition

  • We will discuss which breed or rescue dog might be the best fit for you and your family.

*prices subject to change



We offer classes at 2 locations, see details below!


5400 W. Old Shakopee Rd.
Bloomington, MN 55438


Dogtopia of Bloomington

5208 W 84th St  
Bloomington, MN 55437