3D's Dog Training
Where: PETstock 608 North Road Ormond
When: Puppy Romper Room: Wednesdays 6pm. Canine Primary School: Sundays 9am
Contact: 9578 3655 or Emma Bartram on 0412 183 167
Bayside Companion Dog Training School
When: New members can enrol on Sundays 9 am to 9.45am and Thursdays 10am to 10.30am
Where: Bentleigh Hodgson Reserve, Higgins Road, Bentleigh
Contact: Bayside Companion Dog Training School website or Terry Lack on 0400 551 042
Canine Code — Kira
When: Weekly puppy classes qualifying for discount on council registration, weekend workshops for all ages of dogs and private behaviour consultations by appointment.
Where: Bentleigh Scout Hall, 21 Patterson Road and one-on-one sessions at your private address or local dog park.
Contact: Canine Code website or 0400 354 092
Caulfield Veterinary Clinic — puppy preschool
When: Saturday 9.30am to 10.30am (four-week course)
Where: 370 Dandenong Road, Caulfield North
For further information contact 9527 7740
Caulfield South Veterinary Clinic — puppy preschool
When: Tuesday evenings at 6.30pm (four week course)
Where: 463 Hawthorn Road, Caulfield South
Contact: 9528 2525
Command Dog Training School
When: We conduct four-week kindergarten puppy training and eight-week basic obedience courses throughout the year.
Where: McKinnon Secondary College, McKinnon Road, McKinnon
Contact: Command Dog Training School website or 9877 6522
Glen Iris Dog Training Club
When: Sundays at 9.30am (obedience in groups with individual agility lessons on rotation)
Where: Dorothy Laver Reserve East, Saxby Street, Glen Iris
Contact: Glen Iris Dog Training Club website
When: Classes on Wednesday and Thursday evenings, and Sunday mornings. We provide in-home training and consultations by appointment.
Where: Various locations
Contact: Barry on 0417 325 938
Moorabbin Obedience Dog Club
When: New members can enrol between 9.30am and 10am on Sundays. You and your dog are then attend an information session, followed by an introductory class.
Where: GR Bricker Reserve, Rowans Road, Moorabbin
Contact: Moorabbin Obedience Dog Club website or the clubhouse on 9555 1094
Positive K9 Training
When: By appointment
Where: In-home dog training, in home puppy training and behaviour modification
Contact: Positive K9 Training website or Chris on 0403 727 981
RSPCA Animal Behaviour Centre — puppy preschool
When: Tuesdays, Wednesday nights and Saturdays (one hour per week for four consecutive weeks)
Where: 3 Burwood Highway, Burwood East
Contact: RSPCA Animal Behaviour Centre website or contact 9224 2222
Secret Dogs Business
Where: Various locations or by appointment
When: Various times
Contact: Secret Dogs Business website, 1300 223 364 or 0411 705 686
Southside Dog School
When: New members can enrol (without their dog) on Thursdays and Sundays at 10am. You then attend a 30-minute introductory talk at 10.30am.
Where: D.H. Blackburn Pavilion, Cheltenham Park, Park Road, Cheltenham
Contact: Southside Dog School website or 0400 933 044
Underdog training and behaviour consulting
When: Level-one group obedience classes on Saturday afternoons.
Where: Clayton South Primary School, 539 Clayton Road, Clayton South
Contact: Underdog training and behaviour consulting website or Tamara or Stuart on 0402 112 105.
When: Basic obedience classes on Saturday mornings in Caulfield. Puppy School is Wednesdays and Thursdays from 6pm to 7pm and Saturdays from 1pm to 2pm.
Contact: Woofers World website or 1300 269 969.