Training Resources

Alison Coates CPDT-KA, K To 9 Dog Training, LLC
(571) 207-5869
6312 Seven Corners Center Suite 264
22044 Falls Church , VA
Building Bloch Dog Training LLC
(571) 236-1350
Arlington , VA
Charm City Dogs
(410) 637-3647
401 N. Gay Street
21202 Baltimore , MD
Alisa Peters is a Certified Professional Dog Trainer (CPDT) through the Certification Council for Professional Dog Trainers.  She is also a professional member of the Association of Pet Dog Trainers (APDT).  Alisa has worked as a pet adoption counselor, pet dog trainer and assistance dog trainer over the past five years. She has taught hundreds of dogs and their people through group classes and private lessons.
Fur-Get Me Not dog training school
(703) 933-1935
4120 S Four Mile Run Dr
22206 Arlington , VA
Fur-Get Me Not is committed to teaching people how to train their dogs using positive training methods based in science, with a focus on learning theory and animal behavior.
Heather Morris CPDT-KA , Spot On Dog Training
(202) 629-2967
Spot On Dog Training is focused on giving you the tools you need to create a strong foundation that will allow you to establish and maintain a happy and healthy relationship between you and your dog. They accomplish this through positive reinforcement training. Spot On Training stands for positive based training with evidence based outcomes. Heather is a member of the Association of Pet Dog Trainers and is a certified trainer through the Certification Council for Professional Dog Trainers.
Jean E. Robertson ABC CDT, pawsitivepaws-dogtraining
(301) 524-3385
Germantown , MD
A dog lover first, and a dog trainer second, Jean Robertson knows from first-hand experience the difference dog training makes in the relationship between dogs and humans. Well trained dogs are happy, secure dogs. Jean offers in-home private basic obedience training and techniques for the effective solving of problem behaviors. Jean uses only positive based training, which works with your dog's motivation and does not rely on punishment. Her mission is to help you and your dog enjoy many happy years together.
Kinga Niecko CPDT, Kinga's K-9s
(703) 505-5695
1600 Clarendon Blvd #W206
22209 Arlington , VA
Kinga's K-9s provides at-home behavioral training and modification services in the D.C. metropolitan area. Private sessions are held at the client's home and other environments where the dog is exhibiting issues. Discount available for rescued dogs.
Lisa Colon Tudor CPDT-KA, Kissable Canine
(703) 574-3383
KissAble Canine, LLC provides pet owners a fun and effective solution for their dog obedience needs. Head trainer, Lisa Tudor, holds her Certified Professional Dog Trainer certificate and specializes in understanding dog behavior. She is a professional member of the APDT (Association of Pet Dog Trainers), an AKC Canine Good Citizen evaluator, a Mentor Trainer for the Animal Behavior College and certified in Pet First Aid through the American Red Cross. KissAble Canine offers in-home, private training, behavior modification and family friendly workshops!
PuppyK - Jutka Terris
(703) 447-1500
A puppy is like a toddler that is looking for guidance and rules and is eager to please, yet often ends up being a trouble maker.  But unlike a toddler, your pup will grow into a pesky teenager in just a few months!  If you fail to start training your puppy from the beginning, puppy will “train” itself, with often disasterous results.
Vivan Leven Shoemaker CPDT-KSA, Positive Dog
(703) 628-6637
Certified Professional Dog Trainer/Knowledge AssessedAssociate Member, IAABCCGC Evaluator #56306
Daniel McLaughlin, One of a Kind K9
(703) 662-5782
One of a Kind K9 blends state-of-the-art technology and expert K9 knowledge to enhance your furry friend's wellness and instill good behavior. Beyond walks and fitness, beyond training and pet sitting, we partner with you to ensure your K9 leads a healthy and happy life.
Nancy Liebhauser CPDT-KA, Mica Dog Training
(888) 642-2364
Mica Dog Training is committed to helping dog and their owners, positively and practically. We offer both private sessions and group classes, so we can accommodate any schedule and training challenge. Whether you’re looking to start your puppy off on the right paw, brush up on some basics with your adult dog, tackle a behavior problem or progress to more advanced training levels, we’re here to help make training fun and successful.
Toni Woods, Anytime K-9
(202) 306-0783
Classes are held at Wagtime in Washington, DC and Paws, Purrs & Exotics Animal Hospital in Alexandria, VA