for your pet.
A pathway to a well-mannered dog
Our dog training programs are tailored to create well-mannered dogs while achieving the specific behavioral objectives, skills, or certifications you envision for your pet. Our methodology is the Balanced Training approach underpinned by relationship-centric techniques. Our training team merges scientific principles, extensive research, and industry-leading practices to guide you to the best training tools and training approach that will fit you and your dog the best.
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Finding the best fit for you and your pup
We understand that what may be an undesirable behavior for one dog owner could be endearing to another. This is why we begin our process with a complimentary assessment, meeting you and your dog to craft a tailored plan. This plan is designed to tackle the specific issues, habits, and limits that align with your family’s needs.
Our services include a variety of training options to cater to the varied requirements of our clientele. These include Board and Train Programs, Group Workshops, One-on-One Sessions, Puppy Foundations, and a comprehensive Service Dog program. Our skilled trainers will guide you through the options to help you select the program that best suits you and your dog’s needs.
Meet our professional and friendly trainers
Head of Training
Blake Woody has over 14 years of experience as a domestic and exotic animal trainer. Her guiding principle in training is that it does not need be an overly complex or intimidating endeavor; rather, it’s the little moments that yield the most significant results. Her expertise spans from core obedience, service and therapy work, public access, trick training, and behavior modification.
Blake is also the Co-Founder of Certify Canine. Certify Canine provides accessibility and accountability in the Service Dog Industry by providing a certification process for insurance to cover a Facility or Owner Trained Service Dogs. She is also a certified AKC Canine Good Citizen Evaluator and a member of International Association of Animal Behavioral Consultants.
Blake is an Arizona native who wrangles her husband Michael and her two sons with their three dogs.