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Training-U To Train Your Dog
4.8
from 105 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 206 hires on Thumbtack
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Erin C.
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Peter has been helping train my very domineering rescue pup. He has been nothing short of amazing!!! He is patient and kind and takes his time with each session. Our dog is stubborn and aggressive towards men, week by week I have been seeing changes in our dogs behavior. I am surprised at how quickly he picks things up all in great part to Peter. I look forward to the changes that we will see in appointments to come. I would 100% recommended Peter if you are in need of a dog trainer.

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Gone to the Dogs
4.9
from 56 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 115 hires on Thumbtack
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Aijia Z.
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Theresa is doing great job on training my dog. She really loves dog. I can tell that she is fully engaged in training dogs. She treats dog as her little baby. I am very glad to have Theresa as my dog's trainer. She is patient and responsible. Both of I and my dog have learned a lot from her. Sprite learned to sit, down, and leave things. She becomes a polite puppy and starts to listen to my instruction. Although sometimes she is still a little bit hard to control, she had learned more that I have expected. I would like to keep touch with Theresa and let her teach Sprite more lessons. I am very appreciate for what Theresa have done.

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  • 3 years in business
  • 95 hires on Thumbtack
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Edward G.
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Amanda has done wonders for what was already a pretty good dog, but a bit stubborn and way too clever too often. There is still more work to do but I would easily recommend her to anyone looking for a good dog trainer.

Greystoke Farm, LLC
4.8
from 50 reviews
  • 28 years in business
  • 77 hires on Thumbtack
Matt D.
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Lisa is an absolute professional who loves the dogs in her care. I used thumbtack to get quotes and she had the most competitive pricing. We met at her 7 acre farm and immediately began training my dog and retraining me. She desires the people with whom she works to be the best dog handling parents possible. We started with a one week program and we're so happy with the results that we bought another week of training. I can't recommend Lisa more highly. She is the absolute best dog trainer in my estimation.

Pristine Clean, LLC
4.3
from 35 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 93 hires on Thumbtack
Jason T.
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Had a great experience. First spoke with Pristine Clean on Sunday with a tight timeline and they were able to send someone out by Wednesday. The person who came worked very hard and did an excellent job. She was also great with our two dogs and very accommodating towards them. the whole experience was topped off with a fair price. We will definitely be asking them to come back for regular cleanings!

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K9 to 5 Dog Services
4.9
from 28 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 82 hires on Thumbtack
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Walter S.
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Jacqui is an awesome trainer! Through her training & suggestions, our girl Molly has been more responsive to us. Through Jacqui’s positive re-enforcement we also now know a much better way to communicate with Molly. Her methods are basic & simple to follow so we can follow up with Molly’s “homework”. If you want a great dog trainer, Jacqui is the lady for you. She comes highly recommended by our family.

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  • 8 years in business
  • 59 hires on Thumbtack
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donna e.
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I adopted my 2 year old dog Kayla only 3 months ago and Mike, along with help from his 2 wonderful dogs, has helped us reach several milestones: teaching her to get in the car, introducing her to the dog park experience, learning to walk on the leash, and most importantly, building up my confidence so I can help Kayla build up hers. I highly recommend his services.

Reckless Adventures
4.9
from 14 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 15 hires on Thumbtack
Felicia G.
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Reckless Adventures is THE BEST. They come to my home 7X per week. Some days just one visit in the morning is needed, other days they come once in the morning and once in the afternoon too. My dog loves them and they love her. They are true dog lovers which makes them extra special. Also trustworthy, 100% reliable (never missed one days work in 6 years!!!), and sweet. You will never find a better dog walking/babysitting service then Reckless Adventures.

Nathalia's Pet Sitting
5.0
from 22 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 22 hires on Thumbtack
Eileen P.
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Nathalia takes care of our 2 hound dogs. She doesn't take the dogs for a 15 minute walk around the block, instead she takes them to a local park for an hour and hikes with them. They are exceptionally tired on "Nathalia Days". Tired dogs are happy dogs! She is also very flexible if you need an extra day here or there. Thanks Nathalia!

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Burrell Handling LLC
4.9
from 19 reviews
  • 26 years in business
  • 26 hires on Thumbtack
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Jonathan C.
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Susan has been handling and training our dogs for the breed ring since 1994. During that time, she has shown our dogs to over 20 US and international championships including a GCH, and the FCI World Champion. (There is only one per breed per year.) She has helped us evaluate litters as well. She has always been generous not only with her skills but her knowledge. We look forward to continuing to work with her.

Lucky Dogs Daycare & Pet Spa
4.3
from 12 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 15 hires on Thumbtack
John M.
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I have been working for lucky dogs daycare for about a year and a half. My experience with lucky dogs has been a great one. We are still a growing business and are building up our facility to be the best it can be. We are a full service daycare facility, but we also do boarding, training, grooming and we have our new retail shop with all sorts of goodies for your pups. I love being able to bring my dog Buffy in for a groom. She's older so she doesn't care for daycare, but she loves coming to Lucky Dogs for a good pampering by Jane. All of our groomers are great at what they do and our experts in their field. They have been grooming for many many years. The best part about working for lucky dogs would have to be the dogs. We have a really good group of dogs that come pretty much everyday. At lucky dogs your dog isn't just another name on a list, every staff member has their own favorites lol. And throughout the day each dog gets some one on one attention with their favorite staff member and vice versa. We take the time to get to know each dog and their behaviors, and try to cater to each dogs individual needs. So we can ultimately have a safer group of dogs to play with each day. We also have a really good group of staff members, some of them have been here for a couple years and a few have been here a little less. We really don't have a high turn around rate for staff like with most daycares. So our staff and especially the dogs are like family here.

Garden City Dog Walking, LLC
4.5
from 16 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 13 hires on Thumbtack
Elena V.
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Bryan was great to work with. Our dog Oliver loved him! Bryan always updated us on Oliver and provided pictures from their walk. He is very professional and it was a pleasure working with Garden City Dog Walking.

  • 16 hires on Thumbtack
Barbara P.
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Stephen was so good with our dog. In one session we already learned a lot. we are going to continue on a weekly schedule with him.

Here Comes the Groom
4.2
from 8 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 15 hires on Thumbtack
Ellen G.
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Great service. My dog is nervous getting nails done and Wendy let me helo keep her calm. This was a great experience for Patch and hopefully she will overcome her nail fear with Wendy's calm demeanor and knowledge of dogs.

Chris' Pet Care
5.0
from 4 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • New on Thumbtack
Don C.
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Christina is a lover of all animals as a dog lover myself I try to watch everyone when it comes down to my dog, I wouldn't think twice about leaving my dog with Chris anytime, cuz I know that Zeus would be in good hands.... so if you're looking for somebody to look after your animal dog ,cat, or whatever. Chris would be the one I would choose anytime. Thanks....Don C

Mary E. Elkin
5.0
from 2 reviews
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Marion W.
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Lovely person. Reliable and takes good care of my dog. Mary gives me daily texts to let me know how the walk went. Would recomend.

  • 23 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Charles P.
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Robin is fabulous, a terrific dog trainer, and a wonderful person to interact with.

Sandra's Crazy Dogs
5.0
from 1 review
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Evan B.
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Absolutely unbelievable experience thus far. Friendly, timely, flexible availability and location. Great with our puppy and he is already substantially improved with only 2 sessions. You will not be disappointed with Sandra!

  • 3 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Tori K.
Verified review

I’ve had an incredible experience at K9’s Training. I brought my dog here after adopting her because of her bite history. Joe, the head trainer was phenomenal. He knew his stuff! I decided on the board and train program because I was making her a service dog. She did a complete 180! She has become the most obedient dog and her temper has changed completly. More importantly, Joe trains YOU! He helps you understand your dog and how to become a better advocate for your dog and communicate with them better. I highly recommend K9’s.

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I love dogs, but it has to be a nice dog and not aggressive. Contact me if you want me to work with you and your dog.

The Good Dog School

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I am a certified dog trainer with 33 years of experience. Let my many years of working with many different breeds help you communicate with your best friend. I use positive and humane effective training methods. I also provide pet sitting and dog walking services. I will treat your dog like he or she is my own.

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