Puppy training is an important part of pet parenting. Attending Animates Puppy Playschool will help your dog become a well-adjusted member of your family.

For puppies 8-16 weeks old

The course consists of 3-4 evening classes over consecutive weeks.
Classes are approximately 1 to 2 hours long.

  • Gives insight into your pup's mind and behaviour.
  • Training advice and practice sessions.
  • Socialization - your puppy learns how to interact and get on with other pups & people in a safe, controlled environment.

Ideal for all new or previous dog owners with a young puppy. PLUS receive a certificate on completion!

Where is my closest Puppy Playschool?
Classes are held in various Animates stores nationwide, check below to find out the nearest course!

When is the next Puppy Playschool course being held?
Find out when the next course is run by giving us a call or check the community notice board in-store for class times.

Enrolment Checklist:

Your puppy is aged 8-16 weeks at the commencement of the course

Your puppy has had at least 1 vaccination at a vet clinic

Your puppy is healthy

Contact your local Animates store to register now - places are limited!

Animates Puppy Playschool Locations


Animates Puppy Playschool, Albany
142 Don Mckinnon Drive – 09 414 0036

Animates Puppy Playschool & Juvenile Training, St Lukes
5 Wagner Place – 09 815 0454

Animates Puppy Playschool, Manukau
Manukau Supa Centra – 09 263 0361

Animates Puppy Playschool, Lunn Ave
80 Lunn Ave – 09 574 5720

Animates Puppy Playschool, Takanini
226 Great South Road – 09 296 6350


Animates Puppy Playschool, Anzac Parade
7 Anzac Parade– 07 834 2077


Animates Puppy Training, Tauranga
262 Cameron Road – 07 577 1095

New Plymouth

Animates Puppy Playschool, New Plymouth
163-167 Courtenay Street, New Plymouth – 06 757 2080


Animates Puppy Playschool, Tower Junction
Tower Junction Mega Centre – 03 341 2227