Private Training

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Initial consultation
The initial consultation is 1 hour in length and conducted virtually via Zoom. The consultation costs $115.
Here, we will chat about you and your dog’s needs, discuss training history, and program recommendations moving forward. I may also introduce some initial management strategies or training foundations.

Book your program
It’s time to get training! Once a program is agreed upon, you may schedule your private training sessions with our online scheduler.

Our Programs

All Private Training Programs are available in-person in Ellicott City, MD and surrounding areas or virtually worldwide.

Puppy Program


Start your new puppy off right! Training shouldn’t begin once behavior issues pop up. Be proactive and learn all about socialization, potty and crate training, basic manners, problem prevention, and more! 
For puppies up to 6 months old.

Basics Program


Have an older dog with no previous formal training? Newly adopted dog? Don't fret - it's never too late to train! Here you'll learn to teach basic cues and manners, and how to handle problem behaviors!
For dogs older than 6 months old.
  • Socialization: Puppies go through a critical socialization window in which positive experiences with new people, dogs, and situations is paramount.
  • Potty training: Get your puppy on a routine and avoid the common pitfalls of house breaking. 
  • Crate training: Crates keep puppies safe and out of trouble when we can't supervise them, so having a puppy who enjoys time in their crate is extremely beneficial. 
  • Basic manners: Teach your puppy basic cues such as sit, down, stay, and come, in addition to walking nicely on a leash, greeting people politely, and more!
  • Problem prevention: Nip inappropriate chewing, mouthing, and barking in the bud. 
  • Training: Five 60-minute sessions to coach you through your customized training plan and troubleshoot in real time.
  • Starter kit: Everything you’ll need to get started, including a treat pouch, treats, clicker, and enrichment toy.
  • Resources: Homework describing all concepts and exercises after each lesson, and any relevant resources or handouts pertaining to your specific questions.
  • Support: Text, email, or phone support between lessons.
  • $600
  • Basic cues: Sit, down, stay, come, etc.
  • Manners: Polite greetings, walking on a loose leash.
  • Problem behaviors: Jumping, barking, counter surfing, destructive behaviors, mouthing.
  • Training: Four 60-minute sessions to coach you through your customized training plan and troubleshoot in real time.
  • Starter kit: Everything you’ll need to get started, including a treat pouch, treats, clicker, and enrichment toy.
  • Resources: Homework describing all concepts and exercises after each lesson, and any relevant resources or handouts pertaining to your specific questions.
  • Support: Text, email, or phone support between lessons.
  • $485

Leash Manners Program


Does your dog pull on the leash? Jump on unsuspecting strangers you pass on the street? This program is all about teaching your dog to act appropriately on a leash.

Fear, Anxiety, or Reactivity Program


Living with a dog with behavior issues can be exhausting. Let us help your dog feel more comfortable about the world around them, and in turn change their behavior for the better!
  • Leash walking: Walking politely by your side on a loose leash when out on a walk.
  • Polite greetings: Appropriate alternatives to jumping up on people.
  • Problem behaviors: Eating things off of the ground, chasing critters, and more.
  • Training: Four 60-minute sessions to coach you through your customized training plan and troubleshoot in real time.
  • Starter kit: Everything you’ll need to get started, including a treat pouch, treats, clicker, and enrichment toy.
  • Resources: Homework describing all concepts and exercises after each lesson, and any relevant resources or handouts pertaining to your specific questions.
  • Support: Text, email, or phone support between lessons.
  • $485
  • Fear/Anxiety: Cars, people, novel sights and sounds, new environments, thunderstorms, the vet, and more.
  • Reactivity: Barking and lunging at dogs/people/animals on leash, incessant barking out the window or at the fence line.
  • A referral to a Board Certified Veterinary Behaviorist or Veterinarian may be made in order to address the issue most thoroughly.
  • Training: Six 60-minute sessions to coach you through your customized training plan and troubleshoot in real time.
  • Starter kit: Everything you’ll need to get started, including a treat pouch, treats, clicker, and enrichment toy.
  • Resources: Homework describing all concepts and exercises after each lesson, and any relevant resources or handouts pertaining to your specific questions.
  • Support: Text, email, or phone support between lessons.
  • $715
Don’t see what you’re looking for? Need bits and pieces of multiple packages? Custom training packages can be discussed during the initial consultation!
All Private Training Programs are available in-person in Ellicott City, MD and surrounding areas or virtually worldwide.

Puppy Program


Start your new puppy off right! Training shouldn’t begin once behavior issues pop up. Be proactive and learn all about socialization, potty and crate training, basic manners, problem prevention, and more! 
For puppies up to 6 months old.
  • Socialization: Puppies go through a critical socialization window in which positive experiences with new people, dogs, and situations is paramount.
  • Potty training: Get your puppy on a routine and avoid the common pitfalls of house breaking. 
  • Crate training: Crates keep puppies safe and out of trouble when we can't supervise them, so having a puppy who enjoys time in their crate is extremely beneficial. 
  • Basic manners: Teach your puppy basic cues such as sit, down, stay, and come, in addition to walking nicely on a leash, greeting people politely, and more!
  • Problem prevention: Nip inappropriate chewing, mouthing, and barking in the bud. 
  • Training: Five 60-minute sessions to coach you through your customized training plan and troubleshoot in real time.
  • Starter kit: Everything you’ll need to get started, including a treat pouch, treats, clicker, and enrichment toy.
  • Resources: Homework describing all concepts and exercises after each lesson, and any relevant resources or handouts pertaining to your specific questions.
  • Support: Text, email, or phone support between lessons.
  • $600

Basics Program


Have an older dog with no previous formal training? Newly adopted dog? Don't fret - it's never too late to train! Here you'll learn to teach basic cues and manners, and how to handle problem behaviors!
For dogs older than 6 months old.
  • Basic cues: Sit, down, stay, come, etc.
  • Manners: Polite greetings, walking on a loose leash.
  • Problem behaviors: Jumping, barking, counter surfing, destructive behaviors, mouthing.
  • Training: Four 60-minute sessions to coach you through your customized training plan and troubleshoot in real time.
  • Starter kit: Everything you’ll need to get started, including a treat pouch, treats, clicker, and enrichment toy.
  • Resources: Homework describing all concepts and exercises after each lesson, and any relevant resources or handouts pertaining to your specific questions.
  • Support: Text, email, or phone support between lessons.
  • $485

Leash Manners Program


Does your dog pull on the leash? Jump on unsuspecting strangers you pass on the street? This program is all about teaching your dog to act appropriately on a leash.
  • Leash walking: Walking politely by your side on a loose leash when out on a walk.
  • Polite greetings: Appropriate alternatives to jumping up on people.
  • Problem behaviors: Eating things off of the ground, chasing critters, and more.
  • Training: Four 60-minute sessions to coach you through your customized training plan and troubleshoot in real time.
  • Starter kit: Everything you’ll need to get started, including a treat pouch, treats, clicker, and enrichment toy.
  • Resources: Homework describing all concepts and exercises after each lesson, and any relevant resources or handouts pertaining to your specific questions.
  • Support: Text, email, or phone support between lessons.
  • $485

Fear, Anxiety, or Reactivity Program


Living with a dog with behavior issues can be exhausting. Let us help your dog feel more comfortable about the world around them, and in turn change their behavior for the better!
  • Fear/Anxiety: Cars, people, novel sights and sounds, new environments, thunderstorms, the vet, and more.
  • Reactivity: Barking and lunging at dogs/people/animals on leash, incessant barking out the window or at the fence line.
  • A referral to a Board Certified Veterinary Behaviorist or Veterinarian may be made in order to address the issue most thoroughly.
  • Training: Six 60-minute sessions to coach you through your customized training plan and troubleshoot in real time.
  • Starter kit: Everything you’ll need to get started, including a treat pouch, treats, clicker, and enrichment toy.
  • Resources: Homework describing all concepts and exercises after each lesson, and any relevant resources or handouts pertaining to your specific questions.
  • Support: Text, email, or phone support between lessons.
  • $715