Training dogs you will love to live with

Whether you’re struggling with a pandemic puppy or serious behavior issues like aggression, we look forward to helping you enjoy the best from your dog.

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About Canine PhD

About Canine PhD

Canine PhD transforms misbehaving dogs into well-mannered companions by providing best-in-class education for a lifetime of learning. We make dog training fun and easy – giving you peace of mind and a pet who’s a pleasure to live with.

Through classes and private training, our professionally credentialed dog training instructors provide permanent solutions to pet behavior problems – not quick fixes that vanish as soon as you leave the classroom.

We help with:

If you’re looking for a supportive community of teachers and fellow students who are dedicated to learning, Canine PhD is the place for you. Contact us to get started today!

Dog Training Services

Private Training

Private Training

Do you want specialized one-on-one attention with your dog? Or to work on specific areas?

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Group Classes

Group Classes

With a wide range of types of classes, dates, and times, we're sure to have a class that's perfect for you and your canine!

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Swimming

Swimming

Come hang out at Canine PhD this summer in our new saltwater pool!

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Boarding School

Boarding School

If you're a current Canine PhD client, you may board your dog at our facility.

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Upcoming Classes

Perfect Puppy

2022-08-14

Life Skills

Puppy Social Hour

Weeks

Weeks

35

This off-leash class is all about developing healthy social skills with other dogs. An instructor will guide you through the ins and outs of appropriate canine interactions. Puppies will be interrupted from rough play and bullying. There is an emphasis on skills such as collar grabs, recalls, leave it, sit.

TBD

Sunday, August 14, 2022

TBD

11:30 am

Consultation Required

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Betty Emrey, CPDT-KA

Hound on the Town

2022-08-21

Life Skills

Hound on the Town

5

Weeks

Weeks

260

Your dog will learn polite greetings, automatic sits, relaxed downs, focused attention, essential safety protocols, and good all-around public behavior – so you can go just about anywhere as pair! Not suitable for reactive dogs.

TBD

Sunday, August 21, 2022

TBD

10:00 am

Consultation Required

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Bethany Gardner, BA - Anthrozoology

Reactive

2022-08-27

Behavior

Outdoor Reactive

7

Weeks

Weeks

330

In our Outdoor Reactive class, we tackle the ever-stimulating environment of taking your dog on walks or to the park.

TBD

Saturday, August 27, 2022

TBD

8:30 am

Consultation Required

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Bethany Gardner, BA - Anthrozoology

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Our Qualifications

CCPDT CBCC-KA
CCPDT CPDT-KSA
IAABC
Fear Free Certified
SDC
CATCH Academy
Victoria Stilwell Academy
AABP
APDT
AKC Canine Good Citizen
AKC Star Puppy
Pet Professional Guild