If you are committed to working with your dog, we'd love to be your trainer.
No need to pay thousands of dollars to understand your dog. This is not a one size fits all franchise.
Our methodology is to give you a basic understanding of dog behavior and the understanding that changing what the human does can effectively change the outcome in the dogs behavior. We use only modern up to date science based positive reinforcement training or maintenance, which means it will not damage your relationship with your dog by using punitive methods like e-collars or prong collars. You will learn techniques and skills to deal with normal dog behavior and provide a foundation for future dog / human activities. A trained dog is welcome at dog friendly public places and is less likely to end up in a shelter. A well behaved dog lifts many restrictions and allows the dog to live inside with it's human family. Training also provides environmental and behavioral stimuli that is necessary for their psychological wellbeing. Early puppy training is important to develop social skills with other dogs and polite manners when meeting humans.
(Not accepting aggressive dogs at this time).
Are you ready for serious training results without using dominant, aversive unkind methods? There is no need to use e-collars.
Eliza continuously keeps up with science based, possitive reinforcement training techniques and behavioral science. Her certifications include Canine Communication, Animal Psychology, Canine Behavior and is K-9 First Aid & CPR Certified and has a animal science education. With over 35 years experience, working with animals has been her first and only career choice. She is a AKC CGC & Trick Dog evaluator with actual competition experience. Her dogs have earned 27 titles including Obedience, Rally Master level, Agility, Trick Dog Performance level, CGCs, Dock Diving, HydroDash, Sheep Herding, Lure course. Eliza worked as a veterinary technician in dog and cat clinic and later a prestigious horse hospital. As a zoo keeper, she worked with and helped train several species of exotic animals such as ocelots, monkies, birds & sea lions. As a hobby, she trained her horses for barrel racing and team roping. Eliza and her dog Badger joined Therapy Dogs International and volunteered over 100 hours with the Red Cross visiting soldiers. She recieved the Chain of Love Award in 2004 from Animal Rescue League of El Paso for her work with strays and rescue shelters.
🎓CGC / GOOD MANNERS 1, Group. For Pups 8 months and up. NEXT GROUP CLASS Saturdays DEC 23rd, 10AM.
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GOOD MANNERS 1, $105 / 6weeks .
Ask about private lessons until then.
This class is for all dogs (not reactive) wanting to continue obedience after a puppy class. Includes a fun group walk/hike on a local trail if temperatures allow. Only positive science based training is used.
Class will meet at a public area.
This is for older pups, pups that have graduated a puppy course or dogs that need to work on canine good citizen behaviors or just impulse control around other dogs.
Limited spots available.
Covid safe training through WhatsApp on your phone. Great for puppies that are not fully vaccinated but need to get started on training. Training is customized to your needs. Examples are, sit, down, potty training, crate training, address chewing behaviors, leash skills, environmental distractions, nutrition, benefits of
⭐🐶 Group GOOD PUPPY Class.
$105. For puppies 14 weeks - 8 months.
NEXT GROUP CLASS Saturdays, DEC 23rd, 9am.
Please make sure you are free those 6 Saturdays. There are no make up dates if a class is missed. Must be flexible due to variable weather conditions.
Have copies of vaccinations available at time of registration.
Payment and registration due with in 48 hrs of claiming your spot.
We try to fit your puppy in a class with puppies relative to his/ her size. All group classes are held on the eastside.
New group classes start every 7 weeks.
Ideal age for socialization group puppy class is before 16 weeks of age.
Puppy must be under 8 months for this class.
Teaches good owner responsibility, puppy socialization, sit, down, leash walking, desensitization for vet exams, recall, allowing pets from strangers and general good manners. Free enrichment information class.
Outdoor, One hour once a week for 6 weeks. Subject to rescheduling due to weather. If you have a reactive pup you may be asked to leave and pay the difference for special private behavioral training.
Call to register.
🤹♀️🐶 TRICK DOG CLASSES. $150
6 sessions, over 6 continuous weeks. You can earn a AKC Trick Dog title. Your dog can learn 5 to 10 tricks during the 6 weeks.
Call for open spots.
⚠️NOVICE RALLY OBEDIENCE / Leash Skills & Drills $117
Call for availability.
Rally is open to any dog 6mo or older that walks on a leash, knows sit and is not reactive towards dogs. We fine tune leash skills, better sits, downs and turns, navigating your way through a maze is a fun way to sharpen obedience skills.
🧠🐾Reactive Dog Training - minimum 3 week to 6 week commitment. $165 to $225 for 3 sessions. Understanding a reactive dog mind is a complex process. It takes patience and consistency to learn how it works. In order to change a dogs reactiveness, we take into consideration the environment, the humans body language and the payoffs. Be ready to make changes yourself and be committed to the process. We have an excellent record using only kind methods.
🔒🐶PRIVATE TRAINING 6 weeks. $330 - $450. Call for availability.
In home sessions or Outdoor public, 6 one hour classes. Customized training depending on what the dog and owner needs. Examples are, potty training , front door manners, crate training, obedience, leash skills, behavior modifications. Communicate what you want through positive reinforcements. Any age accepted. This is not a "drop off your dog" training. It's important that owners work with the dog to build a bond. E-collars and prong collars are damaging to that relationship and are never used. Sorry, no aggressive dogs accepted at this time. No Refunds after you have started classes. Call to check available times.
🎁 ENRICHMENTS available......
*Snuffle Mats - large $40, mini $10. Snuffle matts are super fun for dogs. They entertain and prevent boredom.
See photo gallery for beautiful designs.
*PVC Feeding tubes $10. Another fun durable toy to keep you dogs attention and preventing unwanted behaviors.
See photo gallery for examples.
🐕🏃♀️BEGINNER AGILITY or Puppy Level. Call for appointment. $25 for 30-45 minute class.
$150 / 6 private classes.
Classes will introduce the beginner dog and handler to the correct and safe approaches to jumps, contacts with a fun level of obedience included.
Your trainer's dogs has 6 titles in Agility.
🎨🐾CUSTOM DOG PAW ART $15
A nontoxic paint is used to imprint your dogs paw prints on to quality paper for a framable peice of art. See example in photos.
🐩🚶♀️🐕🚶♂️AKC FIT DOG CLUB. Free to join. We meet once every few week with our friendly dogs in different locations locally to get excercise. Call to register.
Please read link below for more information.
⛑🩹🐕 K-9 CRP & FIRST AID
Call to schedule.
Learn cardiopulmonary resuscitation on a real CPR dummy and how to respond to life threating injuries and other conditions to give your dog the best chance before he is seen by your vet.
When you hire me, your Dog's wellbeing is my first priority. I will give you my full attention so you and your dog have a great relationship. I will not sugar coat things so I will expect your full commitment in doing your assigned homework. Training results are accomplished by being consistent.
Keep in mind, depending on the needs of your dog, I may ask you to purchase additional tools that will help your dog like, activity toys, crates, baby gates, etc or I may suggest and refer you to other activity groups such as dock diving, agility or sheep herding or purchasing activity toys to prevent boredom. When it comes to results in training, you get out of it, what you put in. I look forward to working you and your dog.
1. Select the class that interests you.
2. Have up to date vaccinations ready.
Your dog needs Distemper, Parvo, Bordetella & Rabies if 4 months.
3. Payment is due when you register. Cash or PayPal only.
4. Call us to make sure your class is the best fit. Some dogs have issues that the trainer needs to know about and will need to be addressed separately.
5. You will be emailed a pdf Registration to fill out and return.
6. Make sure you are committed to training and your calendar is free. NO REFUNDS.
7. Pay for your classes. Cash or PayPal is accepted. Payment DUE with Registration.
8. You will be emailed literature to study after payment is made.
9. Come to class PREPARED. List of things you need are listed below.
10. Have fun!
*Leash that is comfortable for your hand. NO Retractable leashes.
*Buckle Collar or martingale collar or Front pull harness is acceptable.
*High value rewards to be used only for training, like cooked chicken, lunch meat, cheese, dog training treats. Cut in small 1/4" peices.
(a variety is recommend)
* Training Treat pouch. Buy or homemade. You can find on amazon or chewy.com
* Back Pack with water and bowl.
* Favorite toy.
* Potty Bags
* 1/2 of a Yoga mat (for Puppy class only)