Our Services


Puppy Beginnings

A puppy is a virtual blank slate, so early puppy training using positive reinforcement is an ideal time for teaching basic good manners. In Puppy Beginnings we institute problem prevention and address puppy issues such as housetraining, mouthing, biting and jumping. The first 16 weeks are a critical period for socialization. During this period, puppies should be introduced to a multitude of people, dogs, new environments and potentially scary things such as strollers, trucks, etc. The benefit of puppy training is averting future problems by teaching good manners early on. We will focus on behaviors that, if not addressed in puppyhood, can be problematic in the adult dog.


Our one-on-one, private in-home training teaches you to train your dog basic good manners and address problem behaviors. We tailor our program to meet your individual needs and goals for your dog.

Day Training

Let us train your dog for you! If you live a busy lifestyle and want to see immediate results, then day training is a perfect solution for you. We cover everything from basic good manners, such as sit, stay and go to your place, to problem behaviors such as jumping, nipping and pulling on the leash.

Weekly in-home training packages include:

1 initial 60 – 90 minute consultation

3 or 4 weekly one hour one-on-one visits with your dog

A weekly meeting with you to show you what your dog has learned

A follow-up visit to assess progress

Priced weekly with package discounts available.

Train & Play

Let The Country Dog train and exercise your dog! We will help you meet your goals for your dog as well as exercise and play with him. Your dog is physically and mentally tired when you get home, because a tired dog is a good dog, and a happy dog!

Behavior Consultations

These tightly focused sessions are designed to address problem behaviors such as jumping, pulling on leash, dog-dog reactivity, mouthing, etc. We will do an initial consultation to assess the behavior and design a training plan to address and manage the problem behavior. During our consultation we can recommend which of our services will best fit your needs and schedule. Depending on your time constraints, we move forward using coaching or day training.

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