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I have a rescue German shepherd, he was found severely emaciated running the streets of Miami. I tried numerous trainers and techniques with no luck getting a handle on his reactivity towards other dogs (barking, lunging aggressively, almost dragging me down) and his "taste" for cats! I think he may have had to hunt one down for food during his life on the streets. He almost broke through my windows trying to go after my neighbors cat. That's when I knew I needed the help of a true professional! No YouTube videos were going to help me. I noticed a difference in Rex's reactivity towards other dogs in just 2 training sessions! Mike not only trains the dog but he trained me as well! I had been giving my dog a lot of cues that I didn't even notice I was doing. Now I can comfortably walk Rex and even have him coexisting happily with two dachshunds who are now his "baby dogs" who he loves to take care of. He now will walk by the neighbors cat no problem and abide by my commands! This has given me such confidence and an interest in dogs that now I am looking into competition obedience and tracking with my lovable Sheppy! Thanks talon k9!!May 12, 2017Talon k9 Services and Consulting's reply
Your very welcome we aim to make the doggie and owner experiance s good one !
Mike and Team have done a nice job training our Puppy. Though we still have more to learn, we are happy with the progress and results.Jun 7, 2018Verified
Mike Sapp with Talon K9 Services and Consulting has been a lifesaver since day one of bringing my dog home. After my dog tried to eat my cat on her first night home, I called on Mike for assistance and within a very short time the two were interacting appropriately and I have not had a problem since. Furthermore, Mike worked with us on walking around the neighborhood; where before my dog would bark and lunge at other dogs, she is now greatly improved and can walk past dogs and act appropriately. Not only did Mike help my dog, he gave me the coaching and tools necessary to continue the success and make me a more confident dog owner. If any other problems arise I will not hesitate to call on Mike for help. I highly recommend Talon K9 Services and Consulting.May 15, 2018
Wonderful! Free consultation was far more than expectations. Looking forward to working with Talon Canine ServicesNov 30, 2018VerifiedTalon k9 Services and Consulting's reply
Thank You we look forward to working with you also !!!
Mike did a great job and we're very happy with the results.May 6, 2018Verified
- What should the customer know about your pricing (e.g., discounts, fees)?Pricing based on need of client for the issues at hand .
- What is your typical process for working with a new customer?I usually meet with new client and dog then perscribe a plan of action for the training
- What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?I am currently working on my Masters Degree in Behavior Sciences