Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Dog Defined is now offering ONLINE private training. You can sign up for lessons online with me by clicking the button below.
In-home private training will still continue on a limited basis. If you or anyone you know has come into contact with somebody exhibiting symptoms for Covid-19, please let me know ASAP and we can either reschedule your lesson or switch to online lessons. I appreciate your cooperation and understanding, and stay safe!
dog training should be efficient, effective, and evidence-based
We use the most modern, science-backed methods to produce results that will make you and your dog happy both during and after training.
Are you struggling with puppy biting, potty training, crate training, or focus? Want to set your new puppy up for a successful life as a family member? We offer individual lessons and packages to help you meet your goals!
Have you recently added an adult dog to your family? Do you want to work on obedience with a dog you’ve had for a while? We can help establish a routine and build a training plan to integrate your dog successfully into your life.
Does your dog bark, growl, and lunge at dogs on walks? Jump on or bark at visitors to your home? Bolt out of the front door at the first chance? Guard food, bones, or toys? We can help fix a wide variety of problem behaviors!
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There are multiple reasons why puppies bite, and knowing the reason why a puppy is biting in a specific situation can help to develop a plan to reduce or eliminate biting in that situation.
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