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  • Best of '15

    Earls K9 Services AKA The Original Kansas City Dog Whisperer

    (85 reviews)

    I solve dog problems. I work with working, herding and fighting breeds and dogs with strong temperaments that most trainers fear. Dogs with biting issues are my specialty. Call me before you take some other trainers advice to put your dog to sleep because of a biting problem. When other trainers or veterinarians tell you your dog has a mental problem call me before you accept the diagnosis or put your dog on medication. I can help. If your trainer is not familiar with the concept of "Pack Structure", find one that is. All dogs need pack structure. You must learn and implement pack structure with any dog or you will always have behavior problems. Your dog may love you but you you need him to respect you as well. This is especially true of rescue dogs that have already learned many unwanted behaviors. Knowing how to build a relationship is essential. These are issues that a board and train situation can't help you with. Nor do you need multiple sessions with a trainer. You just need the right information. This stuff is easy when you know what you're doing and is better done on your own and on your own schedule. It's really about you learning to be consistent because dogs learn through repetition. This is where my programs excel and I'm also only a phone call or a text away if you're having a problem. For more info please visit my website. Be sure to click on the 'How it works' tab. Earl Newland The thing I like most about my job are the many wonderful dogs and people I get to meet. The variety is amazing and you would be surprised to see how many great dogs are rescue dogs. I see a lot of pure bred dogs of many types and the mix breeds I see are very interesting too. I offer free phone consultations for anyone with a rescue dog. I want to help rescue dogs integrate into the new family situation and help solve any behavior issues they bring with them to the new home. If I can take the stress out of your relationship with your dog, I'll sleep well knowing it's a forever home. I will to be available for coaching and support for the life of your dog. One of the most important and enjoyable services I provide is puppy training. I love helping people and their puppies get off to a good start with House breaking, Crate training and everything else that goes along with raising a puppy properly so it doesn't learn unwanted behaviors. With my comprehensive puppy program your puppy will be a well adjusted dog by the age of 1 year provided you begin my program early (age 2 to 4 months). Remember, the longer you wait the more unwanted behaviors are learned and the longer it takes to correct those unwanted behaviors. Earl Newland

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  • Manners PuPlease

    (23 reviews)

    I am cost effective, genuine and easy to work with. I train with positive reinforcement, but also make suggestions with harder cases. I help the owner learn how and the why behind training. Must love dogs.They can't talk but do communicate in different ways. Figuring out what skills a dog is good at and achieving is rewarding. And all dogs are not alike nor learn alike.

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  • Jo Co Barking Club

    (16 reviews)

    The length of time and our success rate has allowed us many different experiences from behavioral quirks to medical issues. The more knowledge we obtain the better we get at everything we do. Working with the pets is the best part of the job of course. Its great to meet all different breeds and types of animals and also different personalities within those breeds.

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  • For The Dogs Training

    (12 reviews)

    I believe Proper Leadership is the most important part of a canine and human relationship. A leader to a dog must always be calm, assertive, fair, respectful, and understanding. It doesn't take a dog psychologist to be a good leader. A good leader simply sets rules, boundaries, and limitations with expectations of those to be followed through. If these are not followed through discipline needs to happen. If a dog is not given a consequence they will continue with the behavior. If your leadership consist of putting out fires, you are following the fire starters. True leadership is being an example, setting expectations, and minimizing opportunities for conflict. With that said, My philosophy is using both Dog Psychology methods with dog friendly, positive reward training. I believe in building trusting and respectful relationships between you and your dog and treating dogs as companions and family members. Dogs have a pack mentality and I use that and the methods dogs use with each other, to communicate with the dogs. I use a method that is humane, not harmful, and something the dogs understand. My Mission -Educate dog owners, enthusiasts, public about dogs, so our community can better understand how to handle them and work with them to improve things instead of throw them away. -Reduce surrender of pets for behavior issues -Increase adoption numbers from shelters after rehabilitating problem dogs. -Clarify and educate dog language to owners -Enhance canine and human relationships Services offered: * personalized dog training * private in-home training * puppy foundation * basic obedience * advanced obedience * group classes * boarding * board and train * dog rehabilitation * behavior modification I am an ABC certified dog trainer. - Maris Ewing

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  • Sit Now Stay Dog Training

    (4 reviews)

    At Sit Now Stay Dog Training, we offer a number of different dog training options to help dog owners reach their goals with their dog as well as overcome challenges they are facing with their dogs behavior. DON'T GIVE UP, WE CAN HELP! From 'Boarding School' dog training programs, private lesson dog training programs, mobile in-home training as well as dog training in public around real life distractions. Brianne decided to make the move to the Midwest to form a company that was built on her admiration of animals, passion for animal well-being, and the fulfillment she gets building a bond between an owner and their dog. Becoming a dog trainer and opening a Dog Training Facility and business in Kansas City has been an exciting adventure for Brianne. Kansas City is home to many highly qualified and skilled dog trainers and so it was an easy decision for Brianne to join such an elite industry. To not only bring her advanced skills of dog training and behavior analysis, but adding her extensive and specialized veterinary medical knowledge and skill has certainly raised the bar in dog training standards. Specializing in canine obedience and athletic training, Brianne has an extensive resume of accomplishments in the field of dog obedience and training.

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  • Martin Training & Behavior

    (2 reviews)

    Martin Critter Care provides behavioral consultations, training, dog walking, and pet sitting for your dog, cat, horse, or other furry critter in the Kansas City, KS. Day and evening services are provided in your home. My existing customers describe me as professional, knowledgeable, dedicated, caring, and dependable, and they will be happy to talk with you about my services. I have 8 years of professional walking/sitting experience, 1 year of professional dog training experience, and I am insured and bonded for your protection. I am trained in first aid and CPR (recert in June of 2013), and I have a graduate degree in animal cognition/behavior. Please give me a call to arrange a meeting and we can discuss your needs further.

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  • Pearl's Dog Care

    My work is not just work it's my life. My passion to help humans and dogs find harmony. I love all the different clients and dogs I get to meet. It's really fun getting to know them and their furry friend.

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Earls K9 Services AKA The Original Kansas City Dog Whisperer

(85 reviews)

Earl Newland was inspired by his mentor, a former chief army canine instructor, who, despite of his paralysis (quadriplegic), still ran his large dog kennel. He urged Earl to get into the trade as people always need help training dogs regardless of the state of the economy.

The greatest challenge for Earl was getting the experience and knowledge. For 30 years, he built his reputation and authority as a K9 instructor/behavior consultant. Apart from a scientific approach, Earl embraces a modern view of corrections.

Teaching people to train their own dog is what I believe in, not hiring someone else to do it. I teach the most modern and humane methods and offer free phone consultations for anyone and especially for rescue dogs. I keep my clients happy by offering unlimited follow up at no extra charge.

Show your best care to your pet/s by learning to communicate with them effectively. Tap Earl and help your dog become the best buddy he can be to you and to the rest of the family.

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