The Puppy Course

Everything you need to know and do to ensure Puppy settles into your family

  • Games based training - is fun to do, easy to learn and the whole family to join in

  • Develop Calmness, Confidence and Concentration in puppy so she is a delight to take on walks

  • Learn how to develop a Rock Solid Recall so you have the confidence to let puppy off lead knowing she will safely return when called

  • Short video based lessons with supporting notes are quick to learn and easy to follow

The Puppy Course

Everything you need to know and do

A new puppy is an exciting adventure for the whole family - but it can also feel daunting especially if you have never owned a dog before.   Have no fear - the Puppy Course is here!

Created by an experienced dog breed and Pro Dog Trainer - the Puppy Course has everything you need to ensure puppy's first 60 days as a much fun and stress-free as possible.

Through the Puppy Course, your instructor Lydia is on hand to help with all the information and advice that you need. Including:

Before Puppy Arrives:

  • Check if your family is ready with a fun quiz
  • Know what equipment to get for puppy

When Puppy first arrives:

  • How to ensure the first night is stress-free and peaceful
  • How to toilet train puppy
  • How to play with puppy so she bonds with the whole family
  • How to pick a Vet's and when puppy has to visit (and what to expect!)

As puppy settles in:

  • How to protect your furniture from teething damage
  • Teaching puppy to play gently with children
  • Training puppy before he is allowed outside
  • How to stop unwanted behaviour
  • How to pick the right collar and lead

Looking after puppy:

  • How to groom puppy and keep her healthy
  • Understand the Law on microchips and tags


All the lessons are listed below along with details of special bonuses included

Course curriculum

Wow there is a lot in here - just look at all these lessons! (And new ones keep arriving)

  • 01


    • Welcome to the Puppy Course

    • Are you ready for a puppy?

    • The Faithful Friends Way

    • Starting out right with Puppy

    • Getting Ready for Puppy - Sample SHOPPING LIST

  • 02

    Where do Puppies Come From?

    • Cockapoo Puppy Birth

  • 03

    Puppy's First Month

    • The VETS

    • Settling your Puppy, SLEEPING and LEAVING

    • Teething and Biting

    • Toilet training

    • Stopping unwanted behaviour

    • Dig for Victory

    • The Good, the Bad and the Ugly of PLAY

    • Grooming

    • Tags, Microchips and the Law

    • Harness, Collars and Leads

    • Out and About

    • Catch me if you Can Game

    • Keeping Puppy Safe

  • 04

    What comes next?

    • Keep Calm and Carry on!

Bonus resources

These bonuses are included in your Puppy Course for Free

  • Dangerous Plants list

    Keep puppy safe in the garden and around the house with our list of plants, foods and common household items that are poisonous to dogs (things like Onions for example)

  • Online Forum

    Membership of the Faithful Friends Tribe on Facebook is included for life. Ask questions, get advice from Lydia and other tribe members and share pictures of your fur-ever friends.

  • Puppy Power Book

    A copy of the Puppy Power book is included for you to download and keep as a PDF.

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Instant Access to every lesson and bonus

Meet your instructor

Your puppy expert

Lydia Faithfull is a certified PDT (Pro Dog Trainer) and an Approved Instructor with the Dog Training College. She has been trained through the fantastic, comprehensive Absolute Dogs PDT Course. Lydia has raised 15 puppies from birth and bred 12 cockapoos. She is an approved Cockapoo Club of Great Britain Breeder.

Lydia Faithfull

Pro Dog Trainer


  • When does the course start and how long does it last?

    The course starts right now! You get instant access to all the modules when you enrol. You can take as long as you like over each module - and your access is for life so you can come back as often as you like

  • Can I ask questions if I get stuck?

    Yes! The course includes a bonus membership for the Faithful Friends Tribe where you can ask questions and Lydia or another member of the team will answer them

  • Do I get a certificate?

    Yes! You can download a certificate of completion at the end of the course

  • Is there a guarantee?

    Yes! We are sure that the Puppy Course will be everything you hope for and more... or simply send us a message and we will give you a full refund. No worries, no hassle.