Sean Howard, PMCT
Up with Pup
Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M4J 1K2
Serving Toronto, Canada and surrounding areas. Canada’s first and only PMCT! Our goal: At Up with Pup we work every day to foster better communication and understanding between species. How we do it: We use positive, reinforcement-based training and customized behaviour modification programs to create rewarding relationships between each of us and our companion animals. If you are looking for a truly dog friendly approach to dealing with behavioural issus or just to teach basic good manners to your dog (whatever his or her age), then you are in the right place.
Janis Mikelberg, CPDT-KA
Thornhill, Ontario, Canada, L4J7T4
905 882 8143
In-home family pet dog training using up-to-date, science-based, positive reinforcement techniques to teach your new puppy, adolescent or adult dog.
Hana Krizova McFeeters
Huntsville, AL 35805
Serving Huntsville, Madision, and Madison County, AL. Offering puppy socialization, family manners, behavioral (in-home) consultations; friendly and fun atmosphere; small classes (up to 6 dogs or puppies). Associated with Kind Hearts Behavior Center, Huntsville, AL.
Montgomery, AL 36111
Serving: Tuscaloosa, Montgomery & Birmingham AL.
Jan Vincent, CPDT-KA, BS
Four Paws U
Silverado, CA 92676
714 710 9114
Serving: Orange County CA and surrounding communities. Offering: Private sessions which covers behavior, socialization, & how dogs communicate with each other and us, plus basic home manners. Group field trips are available to practice those “Real Life Manners” in public settings. Our goal is to enhance your relationship with your dog using humane methods that build a trusting bond. Delta Society Evaluator. AKC CGC Evaluator
Pathwalkers Dog and Puppy Training
Grass Valley, CA 95949
530 273 6375
Serving: Auburn, Grass Valley & Nevada City, CA. Offering: Private in-home good manners training & mild behavior modification
Dianna Stearns, CPDT-KA, CDBC
Waggin’s West Dog Training & Behavior Consulting, LLC.
Northglenn, CO 80233
8 county, Greater Denver Metropolitan Area. Gentle, reward-based training and behavior modification for your treasured pet. Private consultation, prior to the development of your dog’s individually tailored training and behavior plan. Conveniently scheduled, in-home sessions. Problem prevention counseling. New Adoption/New Puppy ABC’s/Potty training. AKC CGC training and testing. Founder: American Treibball Association: Treibball classes, trainer academies and competitive games.
Shannon Applegate, PMCT
On My Best Behavior
Denver, CO 80211
Serving Denver Metro area. Offering dog and people friendly training- from behavior challenges to basic manners.
Susan Kaminsky, CPDT-KA, PMCT
The Country Dog LLC
18 Auburn Street
Norwalk, CT 06854
Serving: Greenwich, Stamford, Darien, New Canaan, Norwalk, Wilton, Weston, and Westport CT. Providing in-home training for dogs and puppies — good manners, puppy beginnings to prevent future behavior problems, addressing problem behaviors such as jumping, mouthing, and pulling on leash. We are flexible and will work around your schedule and address your goals.
Hedda Garland, CPDT-KA, PMCT-2
School of Dogs, LLC
Washington, DC 20016
Serving Washington DC & Northern Montgomery County. Offering in-home training, behavioral consultations assistance dog training, basic manners and behavior modification.
Estie Dallett, JD, PMCT-3, Member APDT
Civil Dogobedience, LLC
Washington, DC 20015
Serving: Metro DC; Bethesda, Chevy Chase, and Silver Spring, MD. Offering: Positively rewarding social response ability. In-home and out-and-about training and behavior modification, with one-on-one coaching, so you can bring out the best in your family dog or puppy. Also offering pre-adoption counseling, puppy socialization, adolescent adjustment, life-skill set-ups, tricks training, and other personalized programs.
Nancy Fitzgerald, CPDT-KA, PMCT
Positive Results Dog Training
Wilmington, DE 19802
Serving Northern Delaware and surrounding areas. Offering puppy kindergarten, basic and intermediate basic manners, private training, behavior modification, custom services.
Susan Giordano, CPDT-KA
Kennesaw, GA 30144
Serving Atlanta & North Metro Atlanta. Offering training for the whole family. Dog and human friendly reward based methods only. Behavior modification and basic training provided by private instruction in your home. Puppy Kindergarten classes offered. Classes limited to 6 puppies.
Puppy Adept, Inc.
Gainesville, GA 30507
Serving: Hall, Jackson, Barrow, Forsyhth, & N. Gwinnett Counties. Offering Puppy socialization classes, Manners and many other classes, behavior consultations and Canine Good Citizen prep & testing. Small classes in a low distraction environment. Reward based training.
Jenny Schneider, CPDT-KA, PMCT
Camp Canine USA, LLC
Cumming, GA 30041
Offering: Family dog training. Basic manners. Clicker training. Dog-friendly, reward-based methods. Behavior counseling. Private instruction. In-home consultations. Beginner & Intermediate classes. Puppy socialization and early learning classes. Small, intimate class settings.
Pawsitive Practice Training, LLC
Alpharetta, GA 30005
Serving Alpharetta, Roswell, Johnscreek, and Cumming. Gentle training for dogs and people.
Laura Dorfman, CPDT-KA, PMCT
kona’s touch, inc.
Serving: Chicago and the North Shore. Offering: Positive, peaceful, in-home private lessons, consultations. Puppy and dog training, good manners and behavior issues, Agility, exercise options, aging issues.
Gina Crimmins, CPDT-KA
Canine Wellness, Inc.
Bartlett, IL 60103
Serving the Western and Northwestern suburbs of Chicago Offering Puppy and beginner good manners classes, CGC classes, Tricks class and in-home consultations
Bob Ryder, CPDT-KA, PMCT, APDT
Bloomington, IL 61761
Bloomington/Normal, IL and surrounding McLean County, IL. Services include private training to help your dog or puppy with good manners, as well as behavior modification for anxiety and aggression issues.
Marci Haw, Member APDT
Indianapolis, IN 46201
Dog Gone Right, LLC
Hammond, LA 70401
Serving Hammond, LA and surrounding areas on the North Shore. Offering puppy socials, Manners and K9 Nose Work classes in a small group setting. Maximum of 6 dogs per group. Day Training, private training and behavior modification for common behavioral problems. Doggie Day care. Force-free training- The only way to train.
Leslie McGavin-Clifton, CPDT-KA, PMCT, AKC CGC
Look What I Can Do! Dog Training
A business dedicated to teaching the family pet good manners with safe and humane methods of clicker training and positive reinforcement. Instruction is human friendly, too! Private and group lessons available, as well as behavior modification for common behavioral problems. Serving communities within a 25-mile radius of Calvert area of Cecil County, MD. Further travel entails gas mileage fees
Kim Yocklin, CPDT-KA, PMCT
Canine Character, LLC
Frederick, MD 21701
Serving Frederick, MD. At Canine Character, we are committed to using only gentle, dog-friendly techniques to solve even the most challenging behavior issues. We combine an understanding of canine behavior with scientifically based training techniques to get results reliable enough for canine athletes, working dogs and, of course, family pets.Classes and consultations available.
Cari Messick, CPDT-KA
FitHound Puppy & Dog Training
Frederick, MD 21702
Service area: MD: Frederick and surrounding areas. Jefferson, Brunswick & Knoxville. WV: Jefferson & Berkeley Counties. Fithound is committed to positive reinforcement, dog-friendly training. We offer group classes: Puppy Kindergarten through Advanced Good Manners, Nosework & Canine Good Citizen. Private lessons & behavior consultations.
Shanon McAuliffe, CPDT-KA, PMCT
Karol Kennedy, CPDT-KA, PMCT-2
B PWSITV: Training for Pups and Their People
Hagerstown, MD 21742
Serving: Washington County and adjoining areas. in-home training, basic good manners classes and behavior modification. Pet walks and pet sitting for clients dogs, absent owner training available.
Susan Sarubin, CBCC-KA, CPDT-KA, PMCT3
Pawsitive Fit LLC
Easton, MD 21601
Serving Easton and vicinity. Offering in home, private training for people and dogs. Good Manners training, Behavior Consultations and pre-adoption counseling.
Beth Adamec, MA
Sweet Wag Dog Training
Windsor Mill, MD 21244
410 493 8027
Serving: Greater Baltimore area including Anne Arundel, Howard, Baltimore and Baltimore City. Offering: Manners, tricks, puppy and agility classes. In-home consultations, Behavioral consultations, small classes (5-6 dogs). We teach you how to build a trusting relationship with your best friend.
Jennifer Lund, PhD, CPDT-KA
See Spot Sit LLC
Brookeville, MD 20833
301 570 2254
Serving: Northern Montgomery & Southern Howard Counties, MD. Offering: Small group classes (6-8 students): Puppy Kindergarten, basic, intermediate and agility classes. Private lessons and behavior counseling, CGC Evaluator
Laurie Scible, ABCDT, BS
Best Friends Forever Pet Services, LLC
Shady Side, MD 20764
Serving Anne Arundel, Howard, Prince George’s and all other southern Maryland counties. I work with all members of the family to build a strong, positive relationship with their pets through good manners training. I provide in-home private, semi-private, small group lessons using positive reward-based training. Good Manners Training and Behavioral Consultations come with a customized training and behavior modification plan for use by the whole family. I also help families with choosing their new “Best Friend” along with assistance in introducing their new “Best Friend” to the rest of the family.
Beth Joy, PMCT
Baltimore/Woodstock, MD 21163
Service areas: Baltiomre city, Baltimore County, Harold County, Carroll County and the surrounding areas. Improving the relationship between you and your dog through better communication. We use only positive techniques scientifically proven to work. We do not use or support use of shock, choke, or prong collars or any thing that may be aversive to your dog.
Katie Ervin, CPDT-KA, PMCT
4-Legged Friends Pet Services, LLC
Hagerstown, MD 21742
Serving Hagerstown MD and surrounding areas. Good Manners Training and behavior modification for puppies and adult dogs in your home. 4-Legged Friends Pet Services, LLC is committed to scientific, reward-based methods that are effective and dog friendly. Dog Walking Services also available.
Jessica Miller, CPDT-KA, PMCT
Go Pawsitive, LLC
Clear Spring, MD 21722
Will travel to: Washington Co. MD, Berkeley & Morgan Counties in WV. Offering positive-reinforcement based (reward focused) Good Manners & registered K9 Nose Work® training for adult dogs and puppies, along with some behavior modification services. Early sport preparation training for Rally, Obedience, Agility and Freestyle, using force-free methods. Providing one-on-one in-home training packages, day-training packages and on-site training at our farm in Clear Spring. Also providing pre-adoption counseling services for families planning on acquiring puppies or adult dogs from shelters, rescues or quality breeders. K9 Nose Work® classes (offered via Peaceable Paws, LLC), private coaching and trial preparation and Nose Work Fun Days from an Associate Nose Work instructor registered with the NACSW.
Tanzi Leary, CPDT-KA, PMCT
Dog Crazy Lady
Owings Mills, MD 21117
Serving: Baltimore County Area. Training your best friend shouldn’t be stressful. I specialize in using modern dog and puppy training and behavior modification techniques that are fun, effective and create a great bond. I am a certified, professional trainer and have taught hundreds of students in both group and private sessions. Visit my website for more information about dog training in and around the Baltimore County area.
Summer Ragulsky, PMCT
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Serving: Silver Spring and surrounding areas. Private, In-home training for good manners and behavior modification. We’re force-free and we have fun.
Jen Boyd-Morin, CPDT-KA
Laurel, MD 20707
Serving: Northern PG County and Silver Spring, MD. Offering in home training and private training, behavior consults and puppy socialization. Reward and science based training for dog and owner.
Bel Air, MD 21015
Russell A Scott
Fresh Air Dogs
Guilford, ME 04443
Serving: Piscataquis County. Offering Puppy Socialization & Good Manners classes, private training and in-home lodging and daycare.
Kathy Uzarski, APDT member
Pawsitive Behavior, LLC
Grand Rapids, MI 49544
In-home training for the family dog using positive, reward-based clicker method. Good manners and behavior modification for all breeds.
Portland, MI 48875
616 902 0562
Serving: Grand Rapids, Lowell, Ionia, and Portland. Offering: STAR puppy socialization, basic & intermediate obedience, Canine Good Citizen. Small classes with positive based, family friendly training where you and your dog can learn together
Cold Nose College
Murphy, NC 28906
Serving Western NC and N. Georgia Offering group classes, Private training, weekend workshops and much more.
Stacy Small, CBC
The Puppy Practice, LLC.
Asheville, NC 28806
Serving Asheville, NC. Offering puppy training classes with socialization. Group or private training and behavior consults for puppies with a focus on aggression prevention and solutions to challenging puppy problems. Only positive, gentle methods used.
Lisa Waggoner, CPDT-KA, PMCT-2
Cold Nose College
Murphy, NC 28906
Specializing in effective, reward-based clicker training for the family dog to help them become well-behaved companions and family members. Offering in-home training, small group classes, and behavior modification within the tri-state area of North Carolina, Georgia, Tennessee.
Bradley Waggoner, KPA-CTP, CPDT-KA
Cold Nose College
Murphy, NC 28906
Specializing in effective, reward-based clicker training for the family dog to help them become well-behaved companions and family members. Offering in-home training, small group classes, and behavior modification within the tri-state area of North Carolina, Georgia, and Tennessee.
Pine Brook, NJ 07058
Keith Dorans, CPDT-KA
The Paw Pad
Union, NJ 07083
Serving Union County, NJ. Offering puppy socialization classes, In-home consultations, Doggie daycare, separate large and small dog rooms. 6,000 sq. ft. Rubber Floors.
Trish Ryan, PMCT
For Paw Drive
4 Andover Mohawk Road
Andover, NJ 07821
Jenna Teti Dog Training, LLC
Jersey City, NJ 07302
Serving: Jersey City Offering one-on-one, private, in-home training services for basic manners and behavior modification using force-free, positive reinforcement based methods. Also available for owner education talks and workshops to help the public better understand our canine companions.
Christine Danker, CPDT-KA, PMCT3, KPA-CTP
Hemlock Hollow, LLC
At Hemlock Hollow we believe that all animals should be treated with respect and kindness. Training should be fun and a journey the entire family should enjoy towards having a wonderful family companion for years to come. All training is taught with gentle methods and positive reinforcement. In-home consultations and classes for basic manners, training for the breed ring, obedience/rally offered. Private consultations are available for behavioral issues.
Jolanta Benal, CPDT-KA, CBCC-KA, PMCT-2
Brooklyn, NY 11218
Serving Brooklyn and Manhattan Offering private, in-home manners training and behavior modification as well as help in raising a puppy or choosing a dog to adopt.
Jenny Chun, CPDT-KA, PMCT-2
Give Paw Dog Training
Brooklyn, NY 11215
Serving New York City In home consultations (manners training and behavior consultations; specializing in helping newly adopted dogs integrate into their new homes
Viviane Arzoumanian, CPDT-KA, CBCC-KA, PMCT-2
Pumpkinpups Dog Training
Brooklyn, NY 11218
Serving all of Brooklyn. Parts of Queens and Manhattan In-home good manners training and behavior consultations for puppies and adult dogs. Science based, time tested, gentle methods only. Crate training, house training, good manners, separation anxiety, fearful dogs, reactivity and aggression toward other dogs, human aggression cases considered on a case-by-case basis.
Chelsea Koslow, CPDT-KA
The Complete Canine, LLC
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
Serving: All of Saratoga County, NY, and parts of Warren and Washington Counties. Positive training and behavior change solutions for you and your companion dog. Group classes, including Puppy, Adolescent, and Basic Manners, Beyond Basics Levels 1 & 2, and Just for Kicks…Tricks! Puppy Socialization playgroups. CGC preparation and testing. Private Lessons at our facility or your home.
Rikke Brogaard, CPDT, PMCT-2
Rikke B Dog Training
Brooklyn, NY 11205
Serving: Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan Positive dog training and behavior consultations, in-home training, dog and kid dynamic.
Columbus, OH 43004
Lisa Wyatt, PMCT
Portland, OR 97214
Jeanne Klink, PMCT, Member APDT
Sow Pawsitive Pet Services
Serving Somerset County, PA. Offering private and group good manners training for puppies and adult dogs. Helping families train the family dog with positive reinforcement and clicker training methods that are both fun and effective. Trick classes also available. Home style, kennel free puppy and dog boarding. Small classes (5 to 6) dogs
Lu Ann Davis-Jindela
Lancaster, PA 17601
Melinda Berger, CPDT-KA, PMCT, CDBC
Dream Dogs, LLC
Newton, PA 18940
Serving: Bucks County PA & surrounding area. Offering Home school, in-home consultations and behavior consultations.
Heather Smith, PMCT
All 4 Paws Dog Training
164 Mount Union Road
Fayetteville, PA 17222
Serving Franklin County and Adam County, PA. Providing private and semi-private in-home good manners training, behavior consultations, pre-adoption counseling, and assessments.
Joan Morse, CPDT-KA
Tailwaggers Canine Campus
Basic obedience/manners through advanced obedience. Problem behavior resolution. K9 Nose Work classes.
Sharon Messersmith, PMCT
Canine Valley Training Facility, LLC
Reading, PA 19606
Customized training, dog park, behavior consulting. We provide positive reinforcement manners training and specialized training for foster dogs / adopted dogs.
Kim Ringer, CPDT-KA
Ringer’s Pet Dog Training
Tarentum, PA 15084
Doggie daycare and cage-free boarding, Puppy and basic manners classes, nosework classes, therapy and Canine Good Citizens classes, in-home privates and behavior consults
C.C. Casale, PMCT, APDT
SouthPaw Pet Care
Charleston, SC 29464
Serving: Mt. Pleasant, Isle of Palms, Sullivan’s Island Daniel Island, Downtown Charleston, North Charleston, West Ashley, James Island, Folly Beach. Private Lessons, Day Training, Walkies, Exercise, Pre-Pet Consults & Behavioral Assessments. First Aid & CPR Certified. 20+ years experience including grooming and extensive rescue work. Group classes added soon.
Peg Dawson Harrington, APDT #63215, IAABC #106
The Happy Hound
Nashville, TN 37204
Serving Nashville Puppy classes, Dogs in the house, Dogs in Motion (loose leash walking and recalls), Doggie EC (entertainment and confidence), Rally-4-Freestyle, Private Lessons, Behavior Consultations, In home boarding, Small classes (3-4 dogs)
AnnMarie Easton, CPDT-KA, PMCT
Pawsitive Companionship, LLC
Memphis, TN 38111
Serving Memphis & Shelby County TN & DeSoto County MS. Dog training that is reward based and fun for both the family and the dog. Offering small group classes including puppy socialization, basic & intermediate manners. AKC CGC preparation & testing. Also providing in-home training and behavior modification.
Katherine Rollins, CPDT-KA
All Creatures Country Club
Greeneville, TN 37743-7266
Serving East TN & W NC Offering group classes, private training, in-home consultations, in-kennel training, levels training and service dog training.
Jan P. Casey
Cookeville, TN 38501
Elizabeth (Beth) Brock, PMCT
Harrison (Chattanooga), TN 37341
Servicing: Chattanooga, TN & the surrounding Tri-State (TN/GA/AL). Obtain a better understanding of what your dog is telling you, & learn how to communicate effectively with your dog. Offering 1-on-1 in-home training (group classes soon) in both puppy & adult good manners & more! Specializing in helping you train your fearful/reactive dog.
Marlene Ring, CPDT-KA
PAWSitive Solutions Dog & Puppy Training, LLC
San Antonio / Boerne, TX 78006
Serving: Boerne, San Antonio and surrounding Hill County. State wide board and train services available. in-home training, board and train services, manners classes, behavioral consultations and home style boarding services available.
Ginny Stover, CPDT-KA
Lifetime Companion Dog Training LLC
Spicewood, TX 78669
At Lifetime Companion dog training, we provide exceptional positive dog training in the privacy of your own home! We offer single sessions or discounted packages that can help you with your puppy, rescue, obedience, CGC, therapy or service dog as well as behavioral problems!
Jill Carter, CPDT
Serving Austin, TX, and environs. Offering basic good manners, puppy kindergarten, private lessons.
Margaret Marsh, PMCT
Charlottesville, VA 22902
Dara Lambert, CPDT-KA
The Enlightened Dog
Goldvein, VA 22720
Serving Fauquier, Prince William, Loudon and Fairfax Counties. Offering small group classes, daytraining and private in-home consultations.
Kim Miller, PMCT
Hamilton, VA 20158
Serving: Loudoun County, Virginia and surrounding areas. offering private in-home training, small classes and behavior consultations. All training taught using gentle, compassionate and positive reward based techniques. Our focus is to provide fun and friendly training that will enhance the human animal bond.
Christine Bennett, PMCT
Muddy Paws Pet Store
Norfolk, VA 23503
Good Manners and Family Dog training using positive reinforcement methods. Group classes and private training.
Sara Boyle, PMCT
My Courteous Canine, LLC
Blacksburg, VA 24060
Serving: the towns of Blacksburg, Christiansburg, Radford and the surrounding ares.
Valerie Balwanz, PMCT. CDPT
1371 Lower Ferry Rd
Small group classes; Manners Training, Puppy Kindergarten, Puppy Play Group, Tricks, Private Lessons, Behavior Modification. All training is done with positive reinforcement clicker training and is based on the science of how dogs learn. Fun and Easy for the whole family.
Clarissa Bergeman, CPDT-KA
In Canine Company, LLC
Round Hill, VA 20141
Serving Loudoun & Clarke Counties. Offering in-home instruction in good manners, changing undesirable behaviors (excessive chewing, barking, etc) and Rally O. I am dedicated to teaching people to train using positive reinforcement techniques that are effective and enjoyable for both dogs and their humans.
Woodbridge, VA 22194
Arlington, VA 22209
Serving: Northern VA/DC Metro As a positive reinforcement trainer, I am an ambassador for dog-human relationships who will help you and your dog live harmoniously together. Please contact me for good manners and puppy training. I am working towards my CPDT-KA.
Melissa M Chow, CPDT-KA, PMCT
Paws of Change Training and Behavior
Fredericksburg, VA 22407
Serving: Northern and Central VA. Good Manners Training, Group Classes, Puppy Training, Private In-home Training, Behavior Training and Rescue Training.
Marnie M Montgomery, CPDT-KA, PMCT3
Joyful Dog LLC
Leesburg, VA 20176
Serving: Loudon VA, Western Fairfax VA and Montgomery County, MD. Private in-home training for Good Manners and Behavior Modification using positively rewarding techniques. Group classes for puppies and dogs in Great Falls, Leesburg, and Bluemont, VA. Also offering Tellington TTouch.
Lisa Marino, CPDT-KA, PMCT, ABCDT
Head of the Class Dog Training, LLC
Winchester, VA 22602
Serving: Winchester, VA and surrounding area. Teaching your dog humanely and gently the expectations and social skills needed to navigate its human world successfully, all while having fun! Offering: Puppy Kindergarten, Basic K-9 Social Skills 1 & 2, CGC/Star Puppy, APDT “My Dog Has C.L.A.S.S.” testing, Pet Partner Therapy Dog and more.
Patricia Lude, CPDT-KA
Manassas, VA 20111
Christine Michaud – Family Dog Training
Fairfax Station, VA 22039
Serving: Fairfax, Va and surrounding areas. In home private training. Specializing in training for the family dog, socialization training for puppies, basic good manners for puppies and adult dogs and behavior modification.
Peggy Bowers, PMCT2
Sundogs Canine Consultation and Training
Alexandria, VA 22309
Sundogs provides individualized, in-home, positive reinforcement training. I am committed to teaching you to train your dog in a compassionate and fun way that works. Offering positive puppy program to start puppies off on the right paw. “Good manners to last a lifetime.”
Lisa Spencer, PMCT2
Positive Perspectives Dog Training
Gainesville, VA 20155
Serving: Gainesville, Manassas, Brentsville, Warrenton, Centreville, Clifton and Chantilly. Offering puppy socialization, good manners, behavioral consultations and in home private consultations
Barbara Tran, CPDT-KA, PMCT
See Spot Shine, LLC
Pownal, VT 05261
Service Area: Vermont-Massachusetts-New York tri-state area. Services: Science-based for results, gentle for your and your dog’s well-being. Classes and in-home consultations.
Mary Eidukevicius, PMCT, APDT
Harpers Ferry, WV 25425