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We are in the process of training our dog, Bailey and Kevin is doing a great job.
We had our first meeting with Don today, to help us with our dogs training. He was right on time, very friendly and cordial, and within 5 minutes, had Peanut responding to his commands! It was amazing! Our goal was to teach our little one some manners, no barking and jumping on guests when they arrive! No licking of any bare skin he can find, and the biggest issue is separation anxiety. Don had specific suggestions for dealing with the anxiety issue, and he is even going to loan us a product to deter the barking, so we can see if it works with Peanut before we buy it! All in all, we are very pleased, and would recommend Don to anyone who wants a good honest and caring trainer.
My dog Tristan, a standard poodle, is getting elderly and has arthritis with very bad weakness in his back legs so it has gotten to the point that taking him to a groomer is too hard on him and more dangerous of him getting hurt. I am so thankful I found Desiree who does in-home groom visits where Tristan can be comfortable, not have to stand so long and can now even lay down in the comfort of my home and get groomed. Desiree was on time, she took time to let Tristan warm up to her, she was so gentle and has the experience to gently handle my elderly dog, she cleaned up after, she was so friendly and easy to talk to and Tristan looked wonderful afterwards! She even helped put a name to a possible health problem just from hearing Tristan cough so will ask my vet about it. I am so happy to have found Desiree and she has gained a permanent customer.
I have known Tierney since 2014 and I am still blown away by her knowledge and skill in dog training/behavior. In June of 2015, I I purchased a 3 year old female Belgian Malinois named Vue that Tierney had put foundations on. This was my first working dog and Tierney did a great job answering all my questions and educating me on the breed as well as making sure that this dog was going to be a good fit for me. Vue was given to me with a foundation in protection work, sport work, nose work, and extremely solid obedience work. Two years with Vue and I can tell you that this is the best dog I have ever had! We have such a strong bond and work perfect together. I would not be where I am with Vue if it wasn't for the skills that Tierney had developed with her. Tierney has been there every step of the way for Vue and I. She has always checked up on us and made sure everything was going good. I know I can always contact her with even the most absurd dog training questions and she always gives me an honest and helpful answer. She continues to help me expand Vue's potential. I appreciate how Tierney uses a wide variety of training methods to create one that is appropriate for the dog and trainer she is working with. She is a problem solver and looks at the big picture when evaluating certain behaviors in a dog. Tierney develops a strong relationship with her clients and dogs she works with. Thanks Tierney!
We met with Kevin for an initial consultation for our 2 boxers. In the short time he spent with us, our dogs learned so very much. Kevin showed an instant connection with our boys and we are excited to start working with him. He was able to answer all our questions and provide honest answers.
Great experience. Very excited about getting my dog trained.
WOW!! What a great experience. Presley (One Fine Canine) met and exceeded my expectations at every level. I've worked with several dog trainers in the past, and I have to say this by far was the most successful training that we've had. One thing that I really liked is that she listened to my concerns. Presley is extremely knowledgeable and was able to share that knowledge with me in a way that I could clearly understand. You can tell that Presley is very passionate about what she does and the animals and owners that she helps. Plus my dog (Tucker) loved her. I will definitely call Presley again if the need for additional training arises.
We have a pit bull mix we adopted from a shelter, and worked with Faith for several months. We loved working with her. She was so warm, yet firm with our dog, and her training was very effective! Her directions were always very clear. We especially appreciated her style of training, which is "positive reinforcement." We highly recommend her!
Our dog,Bambi, stays at Tug Dogs for a month at a time when we go out of town, a few times a year. Sometimes she is also there for a shorter stay. She is treated like a member of the family, with kindness, love and respect, The care, training and socialization she receives there is far superior to any she has had from other trainers. We have total confidence that she is in the best place she could possibly be! The care Bambi gets at Tug Dogs is way above the highest rating on your scale! We recommend Tug Dog without reservation!!!
I love animals of all sorts so I am pleased to take your pets on walks as much as needed. I truly have a special love for animals and love being out and about with all of them. If you are looking for a person who you can trust and know your family member is in good hands then try me out. I take great pride in how i treat all of them.
High level of knowledge and experience with large working breeds. We love to train the hardest dogs around!
I am an animal lover especially for dogs. I had an all American bulldog. He got up to 143 lbs. So, I am very capable of handling a big pup. I chose to do this because I specialize in taking care of animals on a daily basis. If you request me to walk/care for your dog, it would be a great pleasure!
I've grown up around animals. I have had four dogs so far. Right now I have two greyhounds. I have dog sat and house-sat. I've taken cared of all types of animals by walking them, feeding them, and playing with them.
My name is Jennyfer. I have been living in this area on and off for 36 years. I have been taking care of animals all my life. I feel that a house is not whole without an animal in it. I have had many jobs taking care of other people's pets, and I see their pets as a member of my family when I'm taking care of them. I am a certified dog trainer and have a degree from Animal Behavior College. I have been training dogs professionally since 2006 but my parents say that I have been training dogs and animals since I was three. I took care of all the neighborhood animals when people were away and trained some of their dogs. I have experience with all types of animals, from horses to mice. I offer the following: * Dog training: group, private, daycare, or board and train * Pet sitting in your house * Boarding in my home * Dog walking
When I walk with animals, either in the heat of summer or dead of winter, I truly enjoy myself. I like getting to know the owners and the animals I meet to create a more positive, friendly experience.