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THERAPY DOG TRAINING CLASSES  $295 + taxes and fees

Our Therapy Dog Training Group Class is designed for dogs and their people that are interested in making a difference in the community. Therapy Dogs conduct therapeutic visits to schools, hospitals, assisted living centers, and many other locations bringing joy and smiles to those they meet! Our training class will equip you with all the skills and knowledge to pass a Therapy Dog certification test & conduct successfully therapy visits as a team! This class is a 5 week commitment for you and your pup with each class lasting 60 to 90 minutes. 

During the 4 group training sessions + 1 training outing, you and your pup will master


  • Loose leash walking 

  • Proper People Greeting skills

  • Basic Commands COME, SIT, DOWN, STAY

  • Advanced Commands PLACE, LEAVE IT, OUT

I will guide you step by step through the Therapy Dog testing process! Upon graduation, you and your pup will have access to the                                                                                    !  


Classes are currently being held at Olive Crest United Methodist Church

*Training Outing location will be determined prior to the 5th week of class*

*No Training Consultation is needed to sign up for a Training Class!*


puppy head start  $125 + taxes and fees

Our Puppy Head Start Class is a socialization class to prepare puppies to navigate the human world! Puppies go through a critical socialization window during their early weeks of age so we created a positive and fun class for puppies from 8 weeks to 20 weeks. This class meets on Tuesdays at 6:00 pm at Olive Crest United Church. 

puppy Essentials  $275 + taxes and fees

Our Puppy Essentials Class is a 6 week class designed to introduce you and your puppy to the essentials skills needed to be successful in the human world! This class is best for puppies ages 5 months to 12 months and meets on Tuesdays at 7:15 pm at Olive Crest United Church. 


See what clients are saying

"The Therapy Dog Group Training Class met our expectations and we feel as if Charlie has a great foundation now of the techniques learned. We would absolutely recommend Pups with a Purpose. We have already posted about training and told friends!" 

                                       - Maya & Charlie

"This class exceeded all expectations! Jess & Taylor are the definition of professional!"  

       - March 2021 Class Graduate 

"Yes, I would recommend Pups with a Purpose to friends and colleagues! I feel we learned many techniques to train, calm, relax, and interact with people appropriately. The class really taught Cap to begin the calm and relaxed learning" 

                                                - Katie, Cody, & Cappuccino

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