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-Josee clearly knows dogs, and follows the positive reinforcement method of dog training, which I agree with. One thing to note, although" it's listed as puppy and beginner, our two dogs were the only ones in the class of about 10 that were over a year old. For puppies, I would HIGHLY recommend this class, but for older dogs who may have a few, shall we say, quirks, finding something more tailored to them might make sense. One of our dogs is a rescue from a puppy mill (meaning that she was breeding puppies, not that we rescued her as a puppy), and she's just not ever going to pick up training as quickly or easily as other dogs. That said,
-Josee did do a good job of coming over and making suggestions that fit our situation. Her tips were helpful, and in general, I think it was good for our dogs to socialize with other dogs and dog owners in a class situation. To be perfectly honest, I scheduled the training mostly for my husband, who was under the impression that training isn't necessary, and in that regard, I was very pleased with the outcome. Our mill girl still doesn't really get the basic commands, but our other girl picked them up pretty quickly. I would absolutely recommend this class to anyone with a new puppy! For those in other situations, I might suggest contacting
-Josee for private lessons.

-THERESA S.

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"They are all reliable, friendly, responsible, tolerant, helpful, and able to handle decisions. They are a great team, and the owner can handle all kinds of my eccentricities." No better pet care anywhere, even at a 24-hour animal hospital!

-Joan D.

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was AMAZING! She is so calm and so patient and great with the dogs. We have 3 dogs whose barking had become a problem. It got on my nerves and interrupted phone conversations with our clients. She had a great suggestion for stopping the barking and it worked perfectly the first time and ever since. The other issue we wanted to solve was their jumping on guests when they entered our house. we've made good progress on that, although we're not 100% there, largely because WE haven't practiced as much as we should. She also taught us a bunch of great "tricks" for exercising and working with them.
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has a great way with dogs. Many of the other possible trainers we talked with wanted to use shock collars and dominance techniques which we didn't want.
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understood that our boys are our family and we wanted them well treated. I highly recommend her and will continue to use her for "touch-up" training and techniques.
- Jane L.
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It went very well.
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was prompt and knew what she was talking about. After we discussed my concerns-dog barking at strange dogs and people and concern re nipping-she observed my dog and came to the conclusion that he could probably be trained to stop inappropriate barking and no nipping. She gave me suggestions, and then modeled what I was to do. She then turned me loose, gave me her card, and told me to call if I had any problems or questions. There was no charge (evals are always free). I put her suggestions to use immediately and things have been going well.
I really liked that after the eval she thought I could handle the situation on my own and did not schedule unnecessary visits, and yet made me comfortable that I could call if I had problems or concerns. I was given the fee schedule during my first phone contact, and felt comfortable with the pricing.
- JOYCE M.
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Overall stay for my dogs went well. My two dogs stayed together in a large kennel and were fed and let out multiple times daily. The boys seemed happy when I picked them up!
- ashley J.
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If you care about getting the best care for your parrot, there is no better place than with
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in Seattle. Not only in she very knowledgeable, she absolutely loves birds. She is a wonderful caretaker with amazing attention to detail and a kind and patient soul. You will not have to worry about your parrot when you board you loved one with
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. She is everything her website says she is! My Galah Cockatoo, Junior boarded for a week. It was amazing not to have to feel anxiety that my parrot was not safe and sound.
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is absolutley perfect in every way when it comes to caring for birds. I have never met anyone like her. She is excellent and I feel fortunate that she is opening up her home to parrots. It is a wonderful place to spend some time and meet
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and her flock. I know that my Galah enjoyed his stay and suffered no lack of care or attention!
- Lori W.
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We have used
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as a Trainer and boarding kennel since
January 2014. We had an out of controlrescue Black Labrador mix. Maverick was
about 6-7 months old with no discipline when he arrived. Extremely strong and strong willed.
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had Maverick under control in less than three lessons. The lessons after that were for us to learn to control Maverick.
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does an excellent job training dogs as well as owners.
He also conducts refresher courses as Maverick stays with him during our trips away from home. When
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picks
Maverick up for boarding, he is always excited to see
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and behaves impeccably no matter how long it has been between visits.

Having owned dogs for over 30 years we had never needed a trainer before.
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came to our rescue
through a referral and we have never regretted using him. He sets the
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up front with the dog in
it’s own territory. The dogs all seem to love him but know the limits.
Our three Pomeranians also received some training from
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, which greatly improved their behavior.
He comes to your home and trains you as he trains the dog. He is always early for appointments and gives
full attention during all lessons. He has a large number of techniques in his repertoire to get your dog to be a loving and well-behaved member of the family.
As recently as
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18, 2015 Maverick returned home after a week with
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boarding him. As usual he returned home as his happy (now well behaved) self.
I could not recommend a better dog trainer.


- michelle G.
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Love, Love. Love Woofs trainers... They are all awesome!! They teach you how to really work with your dog. Now we are hooked on Agility training. What a great time to spend with your dog. They are so patient and help answer any questions, problems you might be having and it is always positive training. I recommend them to everyone I meet.
- Lisa C.
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See above for some details - I would add that the obedience training is impressive and our dogs love going for training and play day care. Obedience classes when the dogs were very young were also excellent and enjoyable, plus convenient with evening hours. The staff are always patient, willing to give information when I pick them up from day or overnight boarding. There is a 'family' quality to the facility, and I would strongly recommend their services. No complaints.
- Sandra S.
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I purposely waited to write my review.
Basically we saw major change in her on the first day - the dog I walked in the morning was not the same dog I walked that evening after we spent a few hours with
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. Just what we learned that first day made a big difference!
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came in and dealt with her immediately at the door with how she used to react to the doorbell. She spent time getting to know us and our schedules and then we went to work in our yard. We were prepared to go with whatever she thought was needed to break this behavior. She brought other dogs with her so she could see first hand a 'real life' situation with other dogs.
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was excellent! She told us immediately what to do and what to stop allowing her to do, to limit her access in our home and so forth. We knew she needed more activity and learned that walks together were the best solution, rather than inside play. We started using a special collar immediately and our walks are much more enjoyable for all of us.
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followed up with us that night & the next day to check on our progress as well. She gave us specific instructions on how to proceed on our own and what products we needed to be successful. She even came back again when we had what we needed and spent time to make sure we knew what we were doing with the collar on our walks. I've called her a few times with some training questions as well and she's been extremely helpful.
It's now more than a month later and we can definitely say, our dog is a very different dog than she was a month ago. Our girl is doing SO MUCH better now. She's not even reacting to rabbits and squirrels in the neighborhood any more. Our family & good friends have also been commenting on how good our girl is and how much she's changed, calmer - and they all loved her before too! She's always been a good girl basically.
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believes she may have been taken from her mother too early. And God only knows what happened to her in her first 4 years of life. We're all much happier now and so thankful we found
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and fixed our cutie-girl!
- Gina B.

Dog Trainers in Corte Madera, CA

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A Good Dog Day

6220 B Clark Rd
Paradise

A LUCKY DOG

1032 IRVING ST
San Francisco

Aborn Pet Hospital

40951 Grimmer Blvd
Fremont

Alert K-9 Traning Center

901 Bonnie Ln
Brentwood

Animal Communication Plus

629 Cascade Drive
Fairfax

Bark Busters Home Dog Training

20885 Redwood Rd
Castro Valley

Bark Busters Home Dog Training

505 Trident Dr
Redwood City

Bark Busters Home Dog Training

7 Catalina Blvd
San Rafael

Bark Busters Home Dog Training

160 Woodview Terrace Dr
San Ramon

Carina's Canine Connection

93 Vendome Ave
Daly City

Cawley Canine Dog Training

Linda Avenue
San Rafael

CGI Investigative Services

2063 Main Street #426
Oakley

Citizen Canine

420 Hegenberger Rd
Oakland

Dawg House Pet Spa

19 Denali Dr
San Mateo

Derty Dog Fitness

6357 Brentwood Blvd
Brentwood

Dianne's Dog Walks & Horse Care Services

754 Post Street
San Francisco

Dog Connect SF Bay Area

PO Box 1535
Cupertino

Dog Mom

66 Marina Blvd.
San Rafael

Dog Trotters

po box 2646
San Rafael

Doggieventure

San Francisco

DogOvation

123 Main St
Mill Valley

Good Dog Great Dog

1190 Stage Gulch Road
Petaluma

HAPPY HOUND PLAY & DAYCARE

1695 34TH ST
Emeryville

Hillary's Hounds

675 Olive Ave
Novato

Holistic Veterinary Care

4382 Piedmont Ave
Oakland

InSequent

793 Broadway
Sonoma

k9 Clan Dog Training LLC

3085 Hazelwood St

Los Gatos Dog & Cat Hospital

17480 Shelburne Way
Los Gatos

LYP - Love Your Pets

San Francisco

Maddies Pet Adoption Center

250 Florida St
San Francisco

Montclair Veterinary Hospital

1961 Mountain Blvd
Oakland

Nob Hill Cat Clinic & Animal Hospital

1540 California St
San Francisco

OAKLAND DOG TRAINING CLUB

5327 JACUZZI ST
Richmond

Paradise Pet Resort

5800 Commerce Blvd
Rohnert Park

Pawpawrazzi Pet Photography

PO Box 5
Manchester

Paws Crossing Pet Resort & Spa

901 Dell Ave
Campbell

PETCO

2775 El Camino Real
Santa Clara

Petco - Alameda

2310 S Shore Ctr
Alameda

Pets Unlimited

2343 Fillmore St
San Francisco

PETSMART

850 W HAMILTON AVE
Campbell

PetSmart Fremont

39410 Argonaut Way
Fremont

Pride And Pedigree

437 25th St
Oakland

Royal Pup Palace

3166 Moorpark Ave
San Jose

Seizuredog.com

P.O. Box 7

SF Dog Connect

642 28th Street
San Francisco

South Novato Animal Hospital

7077 Redwood Blvd.
Novato

Sweet Doggies

910 E California Ave
Sunnyvale

The Art of Dog

San Francisco

The Dog House Inn

8525 Forest St
Gilroy

The Pet Nanny

1 Blackfield Dr.
Belvedere Tiburon

The Pooch Coach

642 28TH ST
San Francisco

The Urban Paw

1015 Masonic Ave
San Francisco

WOOF! PET SITTING AND DOG WALKING SERVICE

369B 3rd Street, #189
San Rafael

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