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Transform Your Dog into the Perfect Companion

Ready to embark on a journey where your dog thrives in a force-free environment?

Imagine a dog who eagerly sits when asked, comes bounding over when called, and strolls beside you without a tug on the leash—not out of mere obedience, but out of a genuine bond. That’s the magic of our training approach.

Welcome to a world where your furry friend isn’t just an obedient companion but a willing partner in the training journey. Our approach, guided by LIMA (Least Intrusive, Minimally Aversive) principles, focuses on building a positive connection between you and your canine companion.

Why Force-Free Dog Training Matters

Force-free training goes beyond mere commands; it’s about cultivating a relationship where your dog willingly engages in learning. No harsh methods or intimidating tools here. Our emphasis on positive reinforcement (R+ training) ensures that your dog not only learns effectively but also enjoys the process.

LIMA, or Least Intrusive, Minimally Aversive, defines our training philosophy. It means choosing strategies that work without causing stress to your dog. As an Association of Professional Dog Trainers (APDT) affiliate, I stand by LIMA principles, promoting humane and effective tactics that strengthen the bond between you and your furry friend.

Training Both Ends of the Leash

At our core, we believe in training both ends of the leash. It’s not just about your dog; it’s about fostering a relationship that lasts beyond our sessions. We understand that successful dog training extends to the human companion, too. We equip you with the skills and knowledge to continue the positive reinforcement and techniques at home, ensuring a harmonious and lasting bond with your furry family member.

Crafting a Tailored Approach for Training

Our commitment to force-free training goes hand in paw with our belief that each dog is a unique individual with their own incredible personality. Instead of a one-size-fits-all approach, we specialize in developing a customized training plan for every dog. This ensures that the training experience is as unique and wonderful as your furry friend. From basic commands to advanced tricks, we celebrate the distinct qualities of each dog, creating a positive, personalized journey that transforms your canine companion into the perfect partner

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Beyond Training: Strengthening Bonds

But our commitment doesn’t end with training sessions. We believe in providing ongoing support to ensure the success of both you and your dog. From addressing specific behavioral concerns to celebrating milestones, we’re here for every step of your journey. Our goal is not just to train your dog but to enrich the overall relationship between you and your beloved pet.

As an American Kennel Club (AKC) Canine Good Citizen (CGC) evaluator, I understand the value of well-behaved dogs in our communities. With the right commitment and training, your dog can be recognized with an AKC CGC title. This achievement not only showcases your dog’s good manners but can also result in lower homeowners insurance rates. Dogs with AKC CGC titles are often eligible for reduced insurance rates, making it a rewarding and practical investment in your dog’s training

Ready to Get Started?

If you’re ready for a dog who willingly listens, learns, and loves, let’s chat! Schedule a lesson today, and together, we’ll embark on a journey that transforms your furry friend into the perfect companion.

Private Training

Embark on a fun and rewarding journey of dog training right in the comfort of your own home or any location that suits your needs. Whether it’s your living room, a nearby park, a pet-friendly store, or even the vet, we’ll meet once or twice per week. I’ll guide you on teaching new behaviors and help gently eliminate those that may be causing frustration or annoyance.

90-minute Initial Consult: $185

1-hour Dog Training Session: $130

6-hour Dog Training Package: $720

Training Sessions twice a week for 45 minutes each: $200 per week

Product and Information Consultation

There are a lot of products out there. This virtual consult is to help when you have questions about products or just looking for general non-training information.

1- hour Virtual Product and Information Consult : $30