New puppy? We can help!

A new puppy isn't all cuddles and puppy kisses...

Feeling overwhelmed by your new puppy? Is your pup's biting and chewing driving you crazy? In the Puppy Raising Blueprint, certified behavior consultant Kayla Fratt will show you how to raise a puppy right with for a happier, better-behaved pup!


Instructor Bio:

Kayla Fratt is a Certified Dog Behavior Consultant with the International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants (IAABC) and owns her own dog training business, Journey Dog Training. She has helped assess, train, and adopt out thousands of dogs of all shapes and sizes through her work at Denver Dumb Friends League, a Colorado animal shelter. In addition to her private training consultations, Kayla also works as the Communications and Outreach Coordinator at Working Dogs for Conservation, where she trains high-energy, ball-crazy rescue dogs to sniff out endangered wildlife, eradicate invasive species, and track poachers.

Kayla Fratt

Certified Dog Behavior Consultant

Kayla Fratt

Course curriculum

  • 01

    Welcome to the course!

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    • A message from your instructor - welcome!
    • How to use this course
    • Before we begin...
  • 02

    Section 1: Puppy Raising Basics & Survival Essentials

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    • Picking A Puppy: How to Choose
    • Video Lesson: Setting Up & Preparing for Puppy
    • Surviving the First 24 Hours
    • Canine Body Language
    • Video Lesson: Smart x 50
    • Smart X 50 (Expanded)
    • Video Lesson: Puppy Engagement
    • Puppy Engagement (Expanded)
    • Video Lesson: Socialization
    • Socialization (Expanded)
    • Dealing With Fear
    • Puppy Playtime
  • 03

    Section 2: Problem Behaviors

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    • How Puppies Learn
    • Humane Hierarchy
    • Chewing & Destruction
    • Resource Guarding
    • Demand Barking
    • Puppy Nipping
  • 04

    Section 3: Puppy Life Skills & Training

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    • Video Lesson: Hand Targets
    • Hand Targets (Expanded)
    • Potty Training
    • Sit & Down
    • Video Lesson: Stay
    • Stay (Expanded)
    • Leave It & Drop It
    • Go To Mat
    • Video Lesson: Leash Skills
    • Leash Skills (Expanded)
    • Crate Training
    • Video Lesson: Down
  • 05

    Next steps

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    • Congrats! Here's what's next...
    • Before you go...
    • More resources for you
    • How to Get Your Certificate of Completion!