You’re busy.

We can help.

Class just isn’t going to cut it.

There’s not enough time. The schedule doesn’t fit. You have bigger fish to fry than basic manners.

We can help.

We’ll customize a training program to fit your goals and the reality of your already burgeoning schedule.

What private training can do for you

Relief from troubling behavior

From barking, jumping, chewing, and housetraining to anxiety, shyness, and aggression, we’ll help you achieve real change

Help with basic manners

Whether it’s a zippy recall you’re after, a dog who walks politely on leash, or one who sits and stays when you ask, we’ll help you get there

A convenient solution

Training on your schedule, at your home or our facility, makes private training a perfect fit for busy dog parents

Real results

With a dozen experienced, professional dog trainers on staff there isn’t a dog problem we haven’t encountered

Peace of mind

We use only scientifically-sound positive training methods so you can enjoy your training results guilt- and worry-free

Get relief from

Aggression Challenges

Aggression toward family members, visitors, or strangers

Aggression toward other dogs on or off leash

Serious Behavior Issues

Fear, anxiety, or shyness around people, other dogs, sounds, or situations

Separation anxiety, or an inability to be left alone

Pesky Behavior Issues

Ongoing house soiling

“Friendly” jumping

Chewing and digging and other destruction

Excessive barking

Over-excitement or excess energy

Basic Manners

Not coming when called

Pulling on leash

Not responding to cues like sit, down, and stay

General distractedness

How Private Training works


Initial Training Session in your home in Arlington or Northern Alexandria: $225

Initial Training Session on our training campus: $187.50

Your Initial Training Session includes:

90 minute session with an experienced Professional Dog Trainer

Management strategies for immediate relief

Training activities to begin long-term behavior change

Custom recommendations for a plan to reach your training goals

Your personalized training program

Should you seek additional training, we’ll be there to coach you step-by-step through a program designed specifically around your goals and for your lifestyle.

One-hour training sessions are $150 in your home or $125 at our campus. Discounts are applied to multi-session packages.

Ready for relief?

Meet our trainers

Our certified, experienced professional dog trainers pride themselves on going the extra mile to create training programs personalized to each client’s dogs, goals, and lifestyle constraints.

We aim for real relief so you can fully enjoy life with your dog.