Puppy of the Month

Bear is a 6 month-old Labradoodle.


Favorite Activity:
Joining the family for rides in the van.


Life's Ambition:
To wear all the shoes she has stolen.


Favorite Socialization Spot:
The children's bus stop.


OS Certified Trainer™:
Patti Hight of WOOFS! Dog Training Center LLC.

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What OS Can Do for Dog Trainers

trainer3A Terrific Marketing Opportunity

Becoming an OS Certified Trainer™ helps your business in three ways:

  1. By connecting you to a larger organization with a national presence, OS enhances your local image, profile, and credibility. OS gives you a way to set yourself apart as an expert puppy trainer.
  2. By building the first ever network of local businesses and professional dog trainers, we give you an easy way to establish contact with businesses in your community and to build them into reliable referral sources for your training services.
  3. By giving you step-by-step instructions on how to us OS to market yourself, (right down to the language to use) written by the experts at dog*tec.

Curriculum Enhancement

Our materials are designed to integrate easily into your existing puppy curriculum.

  • Socialization Success CD: Professionally written and designed handouts for your clients that you can customize with your logo and modifications on the following topics: Socialization Dos & Don'ts, Behavioral Vaccinations, Socialization Ingredients, Top Socialization Challenges, What To Do If Your Puppy is Scared, Socialization Maintenance, Creating Positive Associations, Socialization Ideas and more.
  • Professional Socialization Guide CD: Tips on how to integrate OS into your curriculum, how to use OS to market yourself and how to enlist business members.Passport
  • Puppy Passports: A Puppy Passport is a pocket-sized socialization curriculum. It includes weekly goals for clients and allows them to track and evaluate their progress. Puppies need to collect stamps from Socialization Destinations as proof that they're getting a variety of experiences outside the classroom. See sample Passport Pages.
  • Puppy Bandannas: Friendly strangers won't hesitate to cozy up with puppies when they wear OS Here to Socialize! bandannas.

Make Local Contacts—And Gain Referrals

window decalWe give you an easy way to establish contact with businesses in your community and create a network of Socialization Destinations for your clients to visit. OS Trainers get 10 free, one-year business memberships, making it easy to quickly set up a Socialization Destination Network.

Socialization Access For Private Dog Trainers

We make it easy for private dog trainers to provide tailored socialization experiences for their clients and evaluate their progress. For example, you can personalize Puppy Passports with your own recommendations.

Help Puppies Remain Lifetime Companions

When you team up with OS, you help puppies get the best possible start in life and dramatically increase their chances of staying in their homes—and out of shelters and euthanasia statistics.