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Traveling Dog Trainer
4.8
from 216 reviews
  • 13 years in business
  • 711 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Karen E.
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Got some great dog training tips and training, which is what I paid for, but also got additional great nutritional and health info. Will definitely use this trainer again.

K9 Kountry
4.6
from 69 reviews
  • 26 years in business
  • 191 hires on Thumbtack
Jan W.
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I cannot say enough good things about the excellent job that Butch did with our dog. He went above and beyond what would be considered ordinary. It would be a wise decision to use Butch (K9 Kountry) for training.

WeTrainDogs
4.5
from 63 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 145 hires on Thumbtack
Valerie S.
Verified review

I hired Maury and WeTrainDogs for a two week board and train program for my two six month old vizsla pups. I knew training two dogs with different personalities would be difficult, but I was truly impressed with the progress after the two week session. Both dogs walked in a heel position without pull and stopping throughout the walk. Both pups would go to their "stay beds" and not move until released. I wasn't expecting this level of progress after only two weeks. I am looking forward to the in home private training sessions that are in included in the board and train program. I am confident that their training with Maury will give me two well trained, well behaved, and enjoyable additions to my family.

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Net's Happy Pets
4.8
from 50 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 107 hires on Thumbtack
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Tammy R.
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Lynette did a wonderful job training a dog we had rescued. She was very professional and cares about what she does! I would highly recommend Lynette and Happy Pets!!!

Top Pro
  • 29 years in business
  • 52 hires on Thumbtack
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Ashley T.
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Nancy is great! Today we had our first session with my blue heeler ChelseaBlue. Chelsea has anxiety and Nancy was very informative and talked me through Chels' training session. She goes through everything exactly how it's done and makes sure you understand everything. We've already schedule upcoming revisits and I'm very happy I chose Nancy to work with. I already have seen improvement with Chels' behavior.

Zoom Room Trophy Club
4.9
from 23 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 50 hires on Thumbtack
Lisa W.
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I would recommend Zoom Room to anyone. Heather is a great trainer and is so encouraging, especially if you have a "hard to handle" dog. The training is a lot of fun and good exercise, as well. Lisa W.

Wanda Woof Dog Training
4.7
from 24 reviews
  • 12 years in business
  • 44 hires on Thumbtack
Sherrina S.
Verified review

Wanda was wonderful with my 2 year old previously neglected foster dog and was able to teach me some very simple techniques to start training him. After one session there was already a marked difference in his behavior. I am no longer as stressed on the what or how to train him. She is prepared with treats and how to start. And she emailed me further instructions on how to work with him until our next session. I would definitely recommend her to anyone. Before her help, he was too antsy to pay attention, and I had no way to reach him. Now he makes eye contact and enjoys our training sessions.

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Walk of Life Dog Training
5.0
from 22 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 48 hires on Thumbtack
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Kevin F.
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We've only had a couple of sessions with Stephanie and our two French Bulldogs but we already know she was a great choice for our dog training needs. First of all - she loves what she does and it shows in her work. Stephanie is also very responsive to the behaviors that we want to change in our dogs, and is able to make the training fun. Additionally, my wife and I have busy schedules, and Stephanie is very flexible to finding training times that work for us. I highly recommend Stephanie to anyone considering training for their dogs.

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Positively Dog
5.0
from 21 reviews
  • 24 years in business
  • 28 hires on Thumbtack
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Carly G.
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Pamela is a truly wonderful dog trainer. We just completed our fourth session last week and, in just two weeks, my dog is already calmer and more well-behaved. She really gives you the confidence you need to make the training successful. Perhaps the best gift, though, is that in training with Pamela, I feel much closer to my dog. Both him and me couldn't recommend her more!

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THE Pack: Big D's Best Buds
5.0
from 17 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 22 hires on Thumbtack
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Jill R.
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A great dog trainer. We saw progress instantly. Very easy going and friendly. On time and very polite. Gave us very good tips to work on and I liked how he has a balanced approach towards dog training.

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In Home Dog Training
5.0
from 16 reviews
  • 40 hires on Thumbtack
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Bryan E.
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We met with Tena for an in home eval and plan for training our Maltipoo Samson. She is great! We are looking forward to working with her as we train our pup!

Hilton Butler's K-9 Bootcamp
4.9
from 24 reviews
  • 12 years in business
  • 56 hires on Thumbtack
Sara W.
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Over the last year, I have been fortunate to have Hilton Butler from K-9 Bootcamp train my puppy so he could become a therapy dog. From the first encounter with the Butler family I knew my dog would be in good hands. They understood the purpose of his training and knew what he would have to learn in order to become a therapy dog for kids with special needs. I was greatly relieved to know that my dog would be staying in their house with their children. This meant a lot to me since my dog spent 6 weeks being trained. To know that he would not be neglected in a kennel on a large property was a huge relief. Auggie was immediately welcomed by all family members and was treated like one of their own pets. He was in loving hands from the moment he walked in the door. I felt that Hilton was able to apply various protocols to meet my dog’s needs due to his extensive background with K-9 training in the military, police, and service dog environments. Hilton demonstrates a firm hand while training, but uses positive reinforcement as well, which was needed for my dog. He ensures that you know the protocols to carry over in the home environment after training is complete. If there was any question regarding Auggie’s behaviors at home, Hilton was available by email, phone, and even conducted follow up sessions at my house. K-9 Boot Camp is a professional and loving dog training facility. They excel in providing individual treatment to meet your specific training goals. Customer service and compassion for their work shines through. Hilton, took time on a Sunday in November to drive all the way to Auggie’s therapy test for moral support. Auggie passed with flying colors and now comes to work everyday as a certified therapy dog. He is happy in his new role making sure all kids have a smile on their face while receiving therapy! We could not have done it with out Hilton.

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Canine Perceptions
4.9
from 11 reviews
  • 21 years in business
  • 35 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Ruth C.
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My dog Bruno is a young rowdy pup, very smart but also very strong willed. After attempting to watch You Tube videos and train him myself, it seemed like I was getting nowhere. I was at my wits end and discouraged. I needed serious help! I brought my Bruno to Canine perceptions after reading good reviews elsewhere and needing help with his behaviors. He went through the 6 week off leash program and graduated yesterday. 1st, I'm very happy to have him home for Christmas but the change is so noticeable! I knew he would be super excited to be home and expected bad behaviors once he left. Only one day, but the change is extreme. The Staff of Canine perceptions returned my baby not only well cared for, but well mannered! The training they gave me put everything into perspective and gave me the understanding I needed to continue Bruno's training. I could not begin to explain how grateful I am to them.

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  • 8 years in business
  • 16 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Rachael K.
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Liz was great with us! She taught my husband and me how to use clicker training with our dogs. She arrived promptly and was professional and courteous. She explained what she did as she was doing it and helped us understand how to continue with them.

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  • 6 years in business
  • 22 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Stephanie W.
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Korri is very trust worthy , patient and passionate person. She loves animals and it shows in her training. She has trained several dogs, one of the dogs had a problem with food aggression and would growl and snap. He would also guard his toys. She was able to correct the issue. I would definitely recommend her..

Sit Stay Play
4.0
from 4 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
Patti D.
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So far I'm very pleased with Karen and Park Cities Obedience school. Cooper begins training on the 20th and I have no doubt that he'll do great with Karen!

Mallory Moffat
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Tyler C.
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Mallory has taken care of my dog for over a year now whenever needed. She also spent some time training my dog. Mallory is very dependable and reliable, and great with my dog.

Lisa Bell Dog Training
5.0
from 5 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 12 hires on Thumbtack
Eddy C.
Verified review

Our Family took Toby for training with Lisa, she is really good with the pets and taught us a lot, Toby learned quick the different commands. The whole family went to the trainings and Lisa was always giving us tips and giving us advice. Would highly recommend Lisa. Everytime we went to the training Toby will get so excited and would rush to the training room so I guess he really enjoyed it and like Lisa.

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K9 Waste Removal

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  • 1 year in business
  • New on Thumbtack
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Our goal and mission is to provide a complete, detailed and affordable Pet Waste removal service to the wonderful dog owners and sitters in and around our community. The whole purpose of our existence is to make your life easier and more pleasant by relieving the stress that can come with such a fun task as cleaning up dog poop! Wheather it's freezing temperatures, the hot Texas sun or the bad smell that has you contemplating a pooper scooper company, we can guarantee you that choosing our company is one you will not regret. K9 Waste Removal is a family owned and operated business that strives to offer a reliable and trustworthy service that can not be matched.

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I have experience with many of my own dogs. I have been taught by Man's Best Friend, a dog training school. I have been a massage therapist for over 35 years. I specialize in canine and equine massage as well as human. Holistic health for human and animals has been my focus most of my life. I can serve both pet and owner for a harmonious relationship. I am a Christian.

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