General Services

We can help with a wide variety of training issues and goals, including but not limited to:

 

  • Puppy socialization services
  • Basic manners training for friendly dogs of all ages
  • Tricks and mental stimulation for very smart and active dogs
  • Training for treibball
  • APDT Canine Life & Social Skills training and assessment
  • Task-training and public access training for owner-trained assistance dogs (no testing or certifications available)
  • Behavior modifications for dog-owning families struggling with:
    • leash reactivity to other dogs or people (barking and lunging on leash)
    • biting
    • puppy socialization – from nipping to potty training to aggression prevention!
    • separation anxiety
    • jumping on guests
    • counter-surfing
    • poor leash manners
    • fear of the vet, grooming, thunderstorms, etc.
    • safer family pets – improving safety between dogs and children in the home environment
    • barking at passersby
    • begging at the table
    • helping dogs adjust to loss of sight or hearing
    • training for senior dogs (CCD, managing incontinence, etc.)