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Tulsa Dog Trainers

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Top Pro
  • 9 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Kristi B.
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We hired Kristina to train some new dogs we have in our corporate office. We just had our first consultation with her and I was impressed with her assessment of each dog and how quickly she got them to respond to some basic commands right away. We look forward to her working with them.

Pam Wilson-Cummings
from 8 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 21 hires on Thumbtack
Pam V.
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Very first session my dog was already responding. Pam was very professional and her understanding is wonderful!

Grace L.
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We recommend Barbara's class to everyone we meet who is looking for a dog trainer. Her knowledge is phenomenal! One of Barbara's most impressive traits is the patience that she exhibits not only to the dogs in the class bur also to their humans who also need the training! She is always available after graduation to answer any questions that may arise. Thank you Barbara!

Pups-N-Partners, LLC
from 7 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Nelly V.
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DJ is an amazing trainer! She clearly has a special connection with dogs, but even more importantly, she excels at helping humans understand how to teach their dogs how to be great family members. She goes the extra mile by making herself available for help in between classes if you need it. The midtown location of the training facility, a few doors down from Pooches, is super convenient, too! We have used several other schools in the past but this is by far our best experience. If you need a dog trainer, you can't do better than DJ!

Downtown Dog in the Country
from 6 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 13 hires on Thumbtack
Tina P.
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Jessica, owner of Downtown Dog, is a very professional, knowledgeable, and friendly trainer. Her facility is impeccably clean and comfortable. Jessica has trained my dog Sam (and me). Sam has also had successful play dates (with other dogs) at Downtown Dog and boarding sessions. Jessica is very accommodating in scheduling training sessions. I would highly recommend Jessica and her knowledge of dogs and dog training.

  • 5 years in business
  • 10 hires on Thumbtack
Dray C.
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Yvette did an outstanding job grooming our Chihuahua. Chloe was a rescue dog. She had been rescued from a home that had 58 dogs in crates, so she has severe anxiety issues. I've had Chloe for a little over 3 months and I think this was the happiest I've seen her. She looked so cute with her nail's all done and her new bandanna. Yvette was great about being on time and staying in touch since this was a first for Chloe. Will be booking our next appointment soon! Dray & Chole 🐶

Top Dog Training
from 5 reviews
  • 13 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Dennis F.
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I had an excellent experience when I took our dog Minnie to Basic Puppy School at Top Dog Training. Merit Day was very knowledgeable about the different breeds in the class and she shared that knowledge with the class. In addition Merit was an excellent instructor and very patient in working with everyone in the class. Merit was also willing to take time to work individually with you when needed. Minnie learned a lot in the class and I would certainly recommend Top Dog Training to anyone. I plan to take Minnie through the next level of training with Merit Day.

Paws for a Walk
from 3 reviews
  • 11 years in business
Jena J.
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Jennifer is awesome! She booked me right away the day best for my schedule. She bathed them, clipped nails and anal glands while I was at work. I came home and My two dogs look great! And no mess!


Anything But Ordinary Dog Training! Since 1974 You will find our staff friendly and always available at class or by phone. We take all "makes and models" of canine clients. Even those with less than "model social skills". We offer small group classes as we feel dogs/puppies learn better when they have a real life environment to learn in i.e. different people and dogs. We also focus on teaching your dogs to be calm ...rather than continually trying to over exercise them in a futile attempt to tire them out. We offer all types of training from Family dog training to competition training at all levels. Fun agility Nosework ( including competitive.) We have a great Therapy Dog program ...that enables you and your dog to bring "smiles" to those that need it the most. We have a Campus in Muskogee too! Join us won't you?


I'm a dog and house sitter. I will go to your home. I am older, and they always have great stories to tell.


We offer pivate training in home, group classes, dog exercise and behavior modification for fearful, shy or aggressive dogs.

  • 11 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack

We are currently the top-ranked dog trainer in the sate of Oklahoma with 31 five-star reviews. We teach obedience, off-leash obedience, and manners, and our goal is to help anyone and everyone enjoy his/her dog more! We take unruly dogs and turn them into well-behaved companions that people can take with them anywhere and everywhere either on or off leash. Don't put your dog on Craigslist! We can help! We have four trainers who do a variety of different things. We teach group classes. We do private lessons and board and trains (doggie boot camp where we take your dog and train it). Half of what we do is dog training and the other half of what we do is human training! Just like most of our dog trainers who don't have the ability or knowledge to do their own fences (except for Robert), most people don't know how to train their own dogs! Sure the rest of us could get on YouTube and buy a book on building a fence, but we probably aren't going to do it very well compared to the company that builds 200-300 fences a year. Here at Tip Top K9, we are that company who builds 200-300 fences a year, except that we don't build fences. We train dogs! Just like the company that builds fences is going to build with more excellence than an amateur, we are going to train your dog with a greater level of excellence than someone who has never trained a dog before. This obviously comes at a cost, and I will be honest that we are not the cheapest dog trainers. We are not the most expensive in the state, but we are the highest-ranked trainers. Our prices average between $400-$3,600. Please call us or e-mail us with more information so that we could meet you and your dog and see if we have a plan that would fit your situation!


I provide standard housecleaning for working people and dog sitting and dog walking for the working person. Supplies are supplied by myself. Also, total dog care will be provided such as bathing, feeding, walking and any needs for your pet.


Hi, I am from Tulsa. I love all breeds of dogs. I travel to your home to walk, feed, and bathe your dogs if needed.


We offer two-hour turnaround time per dog. We give 10% senior discount and 10% military discount. We do not use cages. We bathe, cut nails and hair, and blow dry. We have 30 years of experience.


We offer obedience protection and detection training for all breeds. We also do behavior modification and problem solving.


I am a multifunctional businesswoman. First and foremost, I am a professional dog groomer. I also clean houses, run errands, do makereadies, property porter, interior painting, some household maintenance, some pool maintenance and pool chemicals, gardening, landscaping, and vehicle detailing. I am certified in transportation, distribution and logistics (including, but not limited to, data entry and warehousing). I am also certified in computer fundamentals. Also, I am a habilitation training specialist. I am a convicted felon. I went to prison in 2010, for the use of illegal drugs, and got out in March of 2012. While incarcerated, I completed an 8-month drug treatment program and also received my GED. I have 5 years of being sober and am going strong. I have full custody of both of my children. I just want to be straighten up about my past. That is not at all who I am today but is what made me who I am.


We don't train dogs; we train the people who love them. Come see how dog training can be fun again. We offer obedience, agility, tricks, and various enrichment classes like urban herding and shy dog class to help you bond with your dog and enjoy the benefits of a well-behaved best friend.


We are the only grooming company that have a diploma in grooming in Tulsa, and Broken Arrow. The services we offer are as follows: * Pet sitting * House sitting * Bathing * Pet haircuts * Designs * Dying We make sure that your dog is healthy. We will let you know if he or she needs to go to the vet. We care a lot about our customers needs and wants. We will pick and or drop your dog off.


I love animals a lot and I am very good with dogs especially big ones


Hello! My name is Becky Henderson, and I offer dog walking, pet care; house-sitting, and move-in or move-out cleaning. I am happy when my (two-legged or four-pawed) clients are happy. I bring a big smile and warm heart to each task. You can depend on me.

Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

How old should a puppy be for training?

Dog training shouldn’t wait until you’re having behavior problems. If you get a new puppy, start from the beginning with professional training to give both you and your puppy the tools you need for a healthy relationship. Dog training is as much about teaching the owner how to interact with their new dog as it is about the dog learning to behave. Puppy training can start as early as eight weeks old. Trainers who offer puppy training programs may works specifically with dogs between the ages of 8 and 18 weeks old. Trainers can teach owners about potty training and how to deal with accidents, working with separation anxiety, and training your pooch out of destructive behaviors like chewing, biting and demand barking. Puppies will start to learn to walk on-leash and other basic skills.

In addition to behavior training, socializing your puppy is an important part of dog training. Socializing your dog means they become comfortable and confident in a variety of settings and have a great foundation for becoming a well-adjusted adult dog. After your puppy has had the proper vaccinations, you can start to introduce it to a variety of different dogs and people in safe settings.

Which dog training method is best?

The best type of dog training for both you and your dog depends on the outcomes you hope to achieve. If you want your dog to learn agility training, go to someone who specializes in those techniques. Regardless of whether you want your dog to learn basic behavior or competitive-level tricks, the majority of dog training is actually about training the owner how to communicate with their dog. Most professional dog trainers agree that a model of training based on positive reinforcement breeds a happy, healthy, well-adjusted dog. The alternative to positive reinforcement training is using force or aggression techniques like physical punishment or shock-collar training to get the dog to do (or not do) a behavior. While the dog may learn how to behavior as you direct, it is also learning to communicate with force and aggression, and will in turn use those behaviors on other dogs (or people) that are smaller or weaker than it is. Before signing up with a dog trainer, meet with the trainer and ask for references. Watch the trainer interact with your dog, and make sure they treat your dog with patience and firm kindness. Ask them questions about their training methods:

  • What type of training methods do you use?
  • What is your background and training, and how did you become a dog trainer?
  • How long do you expect that we will work together before we achieve the results I’m after?

How long does it take to train a puppy?

Dog training depends on the dog and how much homework the dog owner is willing to put in. Puppy training is similar to dog training in that the onus of the work depends on the owner learning new ways to interact with their dog. For a quick crash course, you can opt for a single, two hour smart-start puppy training consultation to teach you the ins and outs of being a new dog parent. You can learn how to manage potty training and what to do if the puppy experiences separation anxiety. As long as you’re willing to work on dog training a little bit each day, your puppy will quickly learn these new behaviors. If you’re not confident about training your puppy yourself, you can enroll in a 6- to 8-week puppy training course, with weekly lessons touching on everything from bite control to obedience. Puppies usually need to be at least three months old for group training classes. If you want more intensive one-on-one work, you can opt for private lessons. Some behavior problems can be resolved in one session if the dog owner learns and can implement new skills. In the case of more serious issues, 3 to 10 private sessions can typically correct challenges.

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