Nice balance of fun and practical material
Simple, easy to follow lessons
12 lessons, 8 animated videos, and 1 final exam
Access to an exclusive community of new dog adopters
A course certificate that you can frame, add to your Linkedin profile, or share on social media
What is this course?
Welcoming Your Adopted Dog Home is a free course to help new pet parents get their adopted dog settled. It's full of animated videos, professional recommendations and bite sized tips.
Is the course really free?
Yes! This course is free.
What does the online course look like?
It’s filled with videos and content you watch and read at your own pace. The course is web-based, so all you need is a computer or smartphone that can access the internet.
What if I like the course and want to learn more?
We offer a premium membership that includes additional video content, the ability to message certified trainers, and more!
How do I get a discount on the premium Petcademy membership?
When you complete this course within 7 days, we’ll email you a special discount code that you can use at checkout when purchasing your premium membership. It’s that simple!
Do you really donate a portion of sales to rescues and shelters?
Yes! We’re big fans of helping all animals find their forever home, and will donate 20% of the revenue from your online purchase to the rescue or shelter of your choice. Just tell us the name of your favorite rescue or shelter after you enroll.
What type of training does Petcademy practice?
All Petcademy trainers are SFTD-CTP, CPDT-KA, FFCP, or KPA-CTP certified and provide in person services through School for the Dogs in New York City. We exclusively recommend fear free, positive reinforcement based training tactics.