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3119 Vicente Street
San Francisco, CA, 94116

415 730 5149

SmartyPup! is a puppy training school located in San Francisco, California


PupDog 1: for pups 17 weeks to 18 months old

PupDog 1: The Beginning—For Pups 17 Weeks to 18 months Old

Too old for Puppy 1? It's not too late! This class covers all the basics a good dog should have. And once you have completed this class, you are eligible to go on to Puppy 2 and many of the advanced continuing education courses.


  • Pup must be between 17 weeks and 18 months old at the first class session of the registered course

  • Prior to the first class, your puppy must be up to date on core vaccines:

    • distemper

    • parvovirus

  • Pup must be in the care of a local veterinarian

  • Pup must have been under your care for at least 10 days prior to the first class session.

What the class covers:

Our focus is to guide and give you the tools to begin the process of training a happy, compliant, well-mannered dog. In a group setting, you will learn how to train (and live with) your dog, both in and outside of class.

  • Focus and Attention

  • Sit, Down, Stay

  • Loose-leash walking

  • Come

  • Don't Touch, Impulse control

  • How to look cool at the Dog Park

Class details

  • Classes: 5 weekly sessions; 55 min.

  • Cost: $225

  • Trainers: 1 trainer

  • Includes: Support documents



Upcoming pupDOG 1 Course:

Don't see the class you want? Timing not yet perfect? Please fill out our wish list for future classes. As soon as a new course offering is available, we will contact you!