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Kathleen is FABULOUS!!! We have three American Bulldogs and we moved from a 4 bedroom home in rural MS to a 2 bedroom apartment in East Amherst, so needless to say there was a lot of adjustments that had to be made. Kathleen came to our apartment two times and made a WORLD of a difference. She went above and beyond to make sure she informed us of the types of training we would be learning, taught us and our dogs the training, spent the time watching and evaluating us to help us make improvements, and has even checked up on us afterwards for updates on progress. She is fabulous and I would recommend her to ANYONE and EVERYONE that needs help with K9 training.
Danielle is wonderful!! She is very knowledgeable and has suggestions/answers to any issues you may be having with your dog. My dog in particular needed training in developing manners. My dog was jumping, nipping and chewing on things in our house. Danielle was very patient in training her. She offered us suggestions on keeping our dog busy to distract her from chewing on things in our house. Danielle's training helped us learn ways to control her behaviors. I highly recommend Danielle. Our dog's behavior has really improved. It's nice to know that Danielle is available for refresher lessons if needed in the future!
Tori has been incredible. When I first took my dog, Roxy into Calling All Dogs on Harvester ave, Roxy was just too nervous for the environment as she was extremely hypervigilant of everything happening around her. Tori cut the consultation short as she said that it wouldn't be a good investment to do training there. Roxy had shut down and was just shaking like crazy so we scheduled a session for Tori to come to the house. These sessions have had a huge impact on Roxy and she is picking up on the sessions fast. Tori has a lot of patience with Roxy and answering all of my questions as well. I couldn't have made a better decision with hiring Tori. She is excellent and would highly recommend her!
10/10. Her care and compassion for her dog clients is exceptional. Knowledgeable about different techniques. Very accommodating to schedules and communication is very open for any questions or rescheduling. Worth every penny. Benvolio is now more obedient than ever and Lindsay is to thank for that.
Sarah is an absolute wonder. She is a certified dog behaviorist who worked with my cairn terrier puppy. Before she came we called the puppy Devil Dog. Sarah put a huge amount of thought and brought a great amount of expertise into figuring out to help our family and our dog live happily togerher. I feel like we have a new dog. I can't find words to recommend Sarah highly enough. She is the best there is and you will not go wrong in hiring her. I cannot recommend Sarah highly enough!
Kathy & her staff are vary good. I put pit bull in puppy kindergarten & beginner obedience training. My dog is great with people & loves to be around other dogs. Money & time well spent. I highly recommend ALL DAWGS ACADEMY. Wayne
I just realized that 10 years has passed since I wrote a review of Susan and Pawsitive Experience. Time passes, puppies grow up, and some have even passed on .... but through all those many years, Susan has remained an amazing advocate, trainer, and friend who cares deeply about nurturing the relationship between people and their dogs so they can all live "happily ever after". She truly wants the best for all concerned. I have known her with my own dogs since 2003 and have observed her with many others through the years. She is always there to speak for the dog and help people understand the canine messages that elude them and help them build the positive bond with their dog that will last a lifetime. Her approach is positive, individualized, honest, direct, and humorous in teaching both the dog and the person, and I have really valued learning from her. Over the years, I have participated in her weekly happy hour where the dogs play together and also in her training classes. It has truly been a great place to learn and share with my dogs in the beautiful country setting of Pawsitive Experience. A great example that demonstrates what Susan has created comes from my first meeting with her at a birthday party for one of her wonderful Shiloh Shepherds. Not knowing what to expect, I found not only her own dogs there, but a total of 100 dogs, all playing happily off-leash. I counted them multiple times - there were 100! There were lots of fun activities for all the dogs ranging from agility to Canine Good Citizen testing, delicious food, and of course, the companionship of all those other dog lovers and their dogs. What I truly found amazing that day, and remains vivid in my mind even after all these years, was that 100 dogs could play together for 3 hours and get along without any issues ~ really, I watched them all ! No issues. These were the dogs of Susan's client's and friends. It was very clear to me that anyone who could create a harmonious dog environment like that, clearly knew what she was doing. Her cat wasn't even phased by all those dogs ! Most recently, Susan took in a dog from a friend of mine who died suddenly. She was in need of a lot of tlc and support, yet Susan took her in without hesitation and made her one of her own and gave her the care and acceptance she needed. She has always taken in rescue dogs needing someone to care and understand them and has given them a second (or third or fourth) chance. She has been an angel to them all, and to me, too. I appreciate, beyond words, Susan and all she has done and continues to do on behalf of dogs and their people.
Karen Drumm did an excellent job training us as owners how to handle our dogs. My dog responded to every command he was tought. We highly recommend Harmony .
Willie is an awesome trainer. No need for any other trainer. Ever.
I started as a training client with my then 12 week old shepherd mix puppy. The training and trainers were absolutely amazing. We have attend every training program offered and now use all there services. This facility and staff is the best I've found by far. The staff is friendly, knowledgeable, and has extremely satisfying customer service. My dog jumps for joy anytime I say do you want to go visit Love your dog. As long as he is happy and seems loved which I know he is I'm happy.
Very professional, informative and comfortable handling all sized dogs. Derek worked great with one on one commands and behavioral correction. I left with confidence to maintain all of the progress made during the training!
Great for obedience and socializing!
My dog had some aggression issues towards other dogs, I was at the point of giving the dog up. Then I found wise k9 training online and at the end of training I had a completely different dog! Very happy with the results.
I provide exceptional service. I am timely, friendly, and determined to help you reach your goals.
Command Control Protection Dogs trains Belgian Malinois and German shepherds to be elite, family, executive protection dogs.
Purrfect Paws provides the most up-to-date, humane, and effective training, behavior services, and equipment for Western New York pets and their people! Canine services include daycare, training classes, day training, private training, playgroups, and behavior evaluations. Feline services include behavior evaluations, training classes, and kitten socialization classes! Staff includes independently certified trainers and behavior consultants. Make sure you and your pet come to Western New York's pet expert for your training and behavior needs!
Not only do I do obedience training and behavior modification in your own home (or board and train at my place!) I provide in-house pet-sitting at your choice! My house or yours? I also provide mid-day dog walking services for those who work long hours. I absolutely love what I do. The bond between dogs and humans is an amazing thing. The companionship of a dog does come with some rough patches sometimes! I'm here to help you through it.
I love what I do, I have a good understanding how to read each dog.
I've always been very good with animals and grew up around them as a child. I've found that I'm able to train animals and have a connection with them that helps me understand the animals' needs as well as the owners. I've never done this professionally, but I am looking for a career change and know that I will be successful with any animals. I'm asked to help regardless of the animal or the specific problem(s) that are occurring.
I offer in-home dog training. We also have rescued canine companions up for adoption looking for there furever homes. Are you there new mommy and daddy? Adoption fee and application do apply.
Because there no time limit to my training I train til your dog is finished if its 4weeks or more at no additional charge