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"Our trainer,
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, Kona. We adopted Kona 3 yrs ago from the" Humain Society. She had very serious dog aggressive issues and had to be placed with a family that would be a one dog household. Kona is great with people. She is very sweet and affectionate. However, when she saw another dog she would go into full blown attach mode. It was so bad that she even tried to attach our TV when she would see dogs on the screen. We had to walk her late at night to try to avoid dogs. Riding in the car with her was challenging as she would bark and scratch at the door whenever she saw dogs, motorcycles or bikers. We had other trainers try to work with her but it didn't make any difference. Then we found
. Kona was enrolled in the three week program where she stayed with her trainer
24x7. On her 5th day in the program
uploaded a video on Facebook of Kona walking around in the pack of their training dogs. It was amazing. My husband and I had to watch the video about ten times before we could believe this was really our Kona. On our 10 day update call
updated us on her progress. He said she was not a dog that had been trainer or was by nature an aggressive dog.Most likely she was never socialized as a puppy and as a result she was fearful of other dogs. Over the next two weeks we continually received video updates and with each one we saw a huge change in Kona. We have had her back from training for three weeks now and it is wonderful. We can walk her around other dogs. I can walk her without worry that she will drag me down the street. She gets excited each morning to put on her collar and do her daily training. She is great in the car now too. She was always a sweet dog with people but now she seems happier than ever. She is so much more calm and relaxed. No longer a nervous dog. This change has given her and us a new life. We love traveling and being outside and now we can do those things with her. We know this is a lifetime commitment that requires we continue her training daily but we would not be where we are today without
. He showed Kona so much love and kindness. You can tell he loves dogs and has a natural talent to bring out the best in them. We are forever grateful to him and
. We recommend this program to anyone.

-Terah R.

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"I can not stress how impressed my husband and I are with
. We could tell from the initial phone call that he was truly passionate with what" he's doing, but when we met him in person his passion, work ethic, and techniques all are evident within seconds. Our dog was deemed "un-trainable" by several other dog trainers, well they were wrong... PLEASE don't give up on your dog, give
a call first!

-Anna O.

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We could not be more pleased. We have seen so much progress with our dog. Our dog seems much more relaxed around strangers. We now feel like we are in control of our dog and, as an added bonus, our dog seems happier! Our work and our dog"s work is a work in progress and we now have the tools to effectively direct our dog toward great behavior. For those of you, who have been on the fence about contacting someone to help you with your dog--my recommendation is to not wait and hire "
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- Janna J.
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Excellent. When my husband saw video of our dog, he said it was like she was a whole new dog.
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makes sure you know what to do to keep dog well trained. In fact, he has come to help out at my home several times.
- Kathy B.
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Very effective in short amount of time. Paid for 10 sessions plus lifetime maintenance. After first session, my recently rescued Rottweiler mix, was walking at heel and sitting when I stopped. Not 100% of the time, but I no longer had back and shoulder pain from walking her. Four sessions in, and she walks at heel with few corrections on the majority of our daily walks. She also comes when I call her. That was a huge concern of mine. The hardest job
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has is training me. If you're looking for unicorns and rainbows, you won't get it from him. Just plain talk and tough love.
- Anne P.
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We have an 8ish year old lab mix named
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that we adopted a little over 2 years ago.
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nipped at our A/C repair man when he visited our house a few months ago. Although
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was generally a good dog, even one instance of nipping/biting behavior was unacceptable and we wanted to address it. We called
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and he said he could help us. When we described the situation, he said that
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was overly protective of me, and she needed to learn that she didn't need to protect me.
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said my husband and I needed to be the leaders, and she wouldn't feel like she needed to protect me/us.
He came to our house to do the training, and he worked around our somewhat challenging schedules.
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responded well to
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's guidance we have definitely changed the dynamics. I don't believe we would have the same problem today with the nipping.
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is now very obedient. She walked well on a leash before, but now she heels when walking. She sits and stays on command, and we can leave food in front of her and if we say "leave it" she'll leave it until we tell her she can have it. When people come to the door she still barks (which I like - I don't want her to stop that), but if I check the peephole and tell her to sit she'll stop barking and stay back and seated as I answer the door (although we're still working on the staying seated for a while while I talk to someone outside -- she wants to get up - but she's 80% of the way there).
When
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trained
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, he was also training me and my husband. We have changed how we interact with the dog, and as a result the dog's behavior has changed. I even taught
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one or two things that
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didn't teach us -- if I can post a picture of
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balancing treats on her head, I will (so far I haven't figured out how, though).
I was concerned that having a dog with that level of obedience would mean the dog was fearful, but
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seems more comfortable now than before. She doesn't always seem to enjoy the process of learning a new command but once she learns it she loves it -- she loves the attention. I think I've bonded more with the dog after working with her, too.
One thing to know about having
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come to a home is that there aren't as many distractions as there would be out in a more public/busier area. That was great for us at the beginning, but now we're ready to challenge
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more. We're planning a couple more sessions with
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, and we'll have those out in a public park.
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has been very flexible about when and where we meet to do training.
In short, I highly recommend
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- ERICA S.
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"My name is Autumn, like the season". This is Autumn's introduction at the beginning of every new class that she conducts. It fits her so perfectly as she will exceed your expectations with flying colors!

We were first introduced to
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when we acquired our bullmastiff puppy and enrolled in Puppy Kindergarten. Since then, we have taken several classes with Autumn including a basic course, intermediate course, and Autumn's own creation "Charm School". Her approach is that from a dog's perspective and she teaches YOU how to train your dog. I have literally seen a dog come in the first day of class and hide under the table with no intent of interacting in the class. At the end of 6 weeks, this dog was totally transformed and was socializing, romping, and taking commands from his owner like he was a totally different dog. Yep, Autumn's classes have THAT effect!

I can not say enough good things about Autumn. We (as well as our dog) look forward to every one of her classes. She makes the techniques
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and demonstrates the patience to work with you and your dog during class! Her training simply WORKS. It is evident when you meet her that training dogs is not just her job, it is her passion. The dogs simply love her! Oh, and on a side note, she has a little comedian in her too. There are times I can't stop laughing.
- Kelli W.
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There were 4 dogs all together for this "open
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" date: a spaniel, a sheltie, my Chihuahua, and the business owner's
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lobbed ball after ball for the sheltie and
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to fetch. The spaniel sometimes joined them in their chase to be the first to get the ball although she seemed more interested in checking out the toys that are strewn everywhere and showed a particular interest in rubber chickens. My Chihuahua sometimes ran after the pack but mostly cuddled up to anyone who seemed to have an inclination to offer a treat, typical behavior for him. My Chihuahua and I have been regulars at
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for over a year, ever since he passed his temperament test. It involved
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's observing how he reacted to her
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, who invited my dog to play and still does. Every week, the
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offers him the current ball-in-play, but when mine shows no interest in engaging goes off to play on her own or with the other dogs. The composition of the play group changes all the time so my dog gets a
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to socialize with other small breeds if he chooses to or chooses not to. The constant at every
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date is
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. She's always right there, keeping an eye on the playground and intervening immediately if there's a playmate kerfluffle. Sometimes I've had questions about canine behavior, both about that of my dog and of others I've observed, and
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has always shared both an explanation or several possibilities for the behavior and interventions that might be tried if the behavior is unacceptable.
- Ella D.
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I was very pleased with the work they did with her. She is a shy dog but it was interfering with training and they got her to respond positively to the basic commands and to be more self confident at home as well as out in public. They are pricey but to me it was worth it. They sent videos twice a week and emails to keep me up to date with her training. She returned home a positively changed dog and she will be easier to continue training. Before I could hardly get her to come close to sit or down, now she is at my feet and without fear. I had never had a dog so inhibited in her actions and reactions. She came to me that way and I felt it was because the breeder probably never handled her as a puppy. Building her self confidence was essential and has been so helpful. Now it will be fun to take her out places and not have her
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. They use positive training techniques which is what was necessary for her. I had been tying to train her myself with praise and rewards, but she really didn't respond much to either; it seemed that she was ADD. The use of the collar helps immensely because it keeps her focused on the training activity. She is only a year old but at least now she is off to a good start with her training and as she matures, she will only improve.
- Diana A.
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It was very interesting. Start - all the humans together telling her what we wanted for our dog. She let my kids talk first so me and my husband didn't put words in their mouths. Then she went to meet
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who was in our bedroom. She told us before
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could run away, saunter back and forth looking over her shoulder, rush this trainer to try to eat her, or take a few steps back obiently. We had no clue what to expect, but
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started by backing away and rrrrin'g/like not quite a grow. Then she said I get it, and came forward a little bit and all by herself went into a down with a OOF release of energy. It was fascinating. She just gave all the (crap) she has been throwing at us up, said HELP ME it looked like.
Okay like so from there it was really good.
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was let out of the room but she kept following Lyndy around like she had a t-bone steak in her pocket, but she never used treats.
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just dug her. We practiced
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home stuff about no longer on furniture, on a "Lazy Boy Chair" blankie on the floor instead. We practiced not letting her lunge out of the back door but not asking her to sit (hurts old dogs we learned) but WAIT but slilent. Beautiful. Then up down stairs now
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is not allowed to run in front of us she stays behind.
Then out to the walk. Here's what all you need to learn. Short leash but relaxed. Very small tiny pop to put your own
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back in place. With other folks and dogs and whatvers, don't wait until it becomes bad. Get in front of it before it happens, and then it is real easy.
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totoally got it!
Back at home when we go to
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's food or toys and get bit, now we know how to OWN. The house, the food, the toys, our kids, everything. Now
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owns nothing, we just share it with her.
I would say the best thing is that
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was always very nervous, kinda bristly. Now we know we have to be patinet and repeat a lot, but I have never seen my dog really relax in her life. And now she is doing so.
I hugged Lyndy and boo-
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'd with tears at the end, I was so relieved. It was the best under $200 bucks I have ever spent in my life. And compared to the $2K I've spent for dog training in the past, what a huge waste.
- Lynn A.

Dog Trainers in Huntington Beach, CA

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4Paws Resort & Spa

21531 Strathern St
Canoga Park

ABBEY ABET DOGGY DUDE RANCH

30500 ROMERO CANYON RD
Castaic

Advanced K9 and Detection

33620 Mapleton
Murrieta

ALISOS ANIMAL HOSPITAL

22902 Los Alisos Blvd
Mission Viejo

All States K-9 Detection & Dog Training

4270 Artesia Ave
Fullerton

ALPHA Dog Training

592 Aspen Way
Upland

AngelDogs Foundation

18723 Via Princessa
Canyon Country

Animal Specialty & Emergency Center

1535 S Sepulveda Blvd
Los Angeles

Armenta Pet Academy

27665 Forbes Road
Laguna Niguel

Bark Busters Home Dog Training

8724 Monte Vista St
Rancho Cucamonga

Bark Busters Home Dog Training

18939 Nadal St
Canyon Country

Bark Busters Home Dog Training

2502 Calle Jade
San Clemente

Bark Busters Home Dog Training

3170 Chestnut Ave
Long Beach

Bark Busters Home Dog Training

3779 Sheldon Dr
Ventura

Bark Busters Home Dog Training

4288 Silverado Dr
Thousand Oaks

Bark Busters Home Dog Training

477 Rockman Way
Port Hueneme

Bark Busters Home Dog Training

6119 Annan Way
Los Angeles

Bark Busters Home Dog Training

6562 E Via Corral
Anaheim

Bark Busters Home Dog Training

PO Box 691501
West Hollywood

Bark Busters Home Dog Training

2502 Calle Jade
San Clemente

Beagle and Friends

24902 Hidden Hills rd.
Laguna Niguel

Blessed Dog

Long Beach

Bow Wow's & Whiskers Pet Care Company

3943 Irvine Blvd #414
Irvine

California Veterinary Specialists Inc

25100 Hancock Ave
Murrieta

CAMP CANINE PET RESORT & SPA

803 E MONTECITO ST
Santa Barbara

Camp Ilene

19060 State St
Corona

CAT CLINIC OF ORANGE COUNTY

1680 TUSTIN AVE
Costa Mesa

chineseinterpreter

2000 redondo beach
La

Circle Of Friends Veterinary

17532 Yorba Linda Blvd
Yorba Linda

COUNTRY CARE PET RESORT

4691 VALLEY VIEW AVE
Yorba Linda

Counts Cove Kennels

922 Newman Ave

DEB'S PET GROOMING

8592 ENID LANE
Midway City

Diamond Oaks Ranch

19880 Tenaja Rd
Murrieta

Dianna Santos Dog Training

22021 De La Guerra Street
Woodland Hills

DOG LOVERS

5700 Crenshaw Blvd
Los Angeles

DOGGIE CENTRAL

11818 TEALE ST
Culver City

DogsAmerica

PO Box 211
Lake Elsinore

Eclectic Hoops

26 Breeze Ave
Venice

Elite Pet Care

4500 Woodman Ave
Sherman Oaks

Every Dawg's Dream

3415 Spectrum
Irvine

Everything Paws

22711 Oakcrest Circle
Yorba Linda

Exclusive Pet Medical Services

1140 Hermosa Ave
Hermosa Beach

Fitdog Sports Club

1712 21st St
Santa Monica

Fur Their Sake

Long Beach

Getaway Pet Care

PO Box 8385
Huntington Beach

Happy K-9s

2724 N Bristol
Santa Ana

HAPPY PAWS DOG TRAINING LA

3370 Overland Ave
Los Angeles

HIDDEN VALLEY KENNEL

7297 JURUPA AVE
Riverside

IC PawsAbilities

San Clemente

IGM Auto Repair

6205 Kester Ave
Van Nuys

Intelligent Agility

24736 Sauco
Mission Viejo

JJ's Animal Training

Newport Beach

Joyful Paws Hotel

1701 Fashion Ave
Long Beach

Just P.E.T.S.

1900 W. Jacaranda
Fullerton

K-9 PAWS

242 E Susanne St
Anaheim

Kimberly Ann Jackson

Woodland Hills

KK Good Dog Training

221 Geneva
Huntington Beach

Maren's Ark Pet Sitting

25255 Cabot Road, Suite 115
Laguna Hills

Moran Driving & Traffic School

6114 York Blvd.
Los Angeles

MUDDY PAWS DOG TRAINING

PO BOX 45172
Los Angeles

MY DOGGIES DAYCARE

30314 ESPERANZA
Rancho Santa Margarita

Neil Hutchins Inc.

Yucca Valley

NEWPORT HARBOR ANIMAL HOSPITAL

125 MESA DR
Costa Mesa

none service

12345 W nowhere st
Los Angeles

Orange County Deaf Advocacy Center

1001 N French Street #8
Santa Ana

Orange Veterinary Hospital

1100 W Chapman
Orange

Pam4Paws

249 Turtle Crest Drive
Irvine

PASSIONATE 4 PETS

Orange County
Tustin

Paul Owens, the Original Dog Whisperer

East Tujunga Avenue
Burbank

Paws Pet Resorts

20641 Pascal Way Lk
Lake Forest

Peggys Pet Emporium

923 N Hollywood Way
Burbank

Pet Chalet Hotel and Hospital

326 Adams Circle
Corona

Pet Food Emporium

5272 Francis Ave.
Chino

PETCO

1824 KATELLA AVE
Orange

Petco - Indio

42700 Jackson St
Indio

Petco - Los Angeles

8801 South Sepulveda Blvd
Los Angeles

Petco Animal Supplies Inc - Lake Forest

24332 Rockfield Blvd
Lake Forest

Petco Animal Supplies Inc - Whittier

13420 Whittier Blvd
Whittier

Pets In The City

171 Pier Ave
Santa Monica

Petsmart

7631 Carson Blvd
Long Beach

PetSmart

730 South Sepulveda Blvd
El Segundo

PetSmart

595 E Hospitality Ln
San Bernardino

PetSmart - Aliso Viejo

26761 Aliso Creek Rd
Aliso Viejo

PetSmart - Valencia

24965 Pico Canyon Rd
Stevenson Ranch

Petsmart - Yorba Linda

5521 Mirage St
Yorba Linda

PetSmart Apple Valley California

19011 Bear Valley Rd
Apple Valley

Poopy-Doo Pet Services

5685 Tahoe Cir
Buena Park

PuppyPawz

Huntington Beach

Riverwalk Pet Resort

12111 Severn Way
Riverside

Russian Dog Training Wizard

88 Anjou
Newport Coast

Scrubby Puppy Pet Wash & Salon

1125 E 16th St
Upland

Seizuredog.com

P.O. Box 7

South Shores Pet Clinic

2318 South Western Ave
San Pedro

southern California Pet Transport

417 W. Foothill Blvd.
Glendora

Stand-up Comedy The Craft

2029 North Lake Ave
Altadena

Sun Surf Veterinary Hospital

16571 PACIFIC COAST HWY
Sunset Beach

SUNNY DOG PLACE

421 35th St
Manhattan Beach

SUNNY HILLS ANIMAL HOSPITAL

221 E IMPERIAL HWY
La Habra

Taj Mapaw Spaw

4520 E Cerro Vista Dr
Anaheim

The Animal Keeper

12280 Oak Knoll Rd
Poway

The Barkley Pet Hotel & Day Spa

31166 Via Colinas
Thousand Oaks

The Pet Concierge

3041 Atwater Ave
Los Angeles

The Virtual Dog Trainer.com

24001 Muirlands Blvd, Suite 305

Ti Amo Pet Services

2855 Pinecreek f430
Dana Point

TILE MATTERS

11065 Condor Ave
Fountain Valley

Topanga Pet Resort

1776 Old Topanga Canyon Rd
Topanga

Wagville

2400 N San Fernando Rd.
Los Angeles

Wee Willie Obedience & Agility

616 Shasta Ln
Costa Mesa

Westlake Village Animal Hospital

31166 Via Colinas
Thousand Oaks

YOUR ANIMALS BEST FRIEND LLC

15392 Assembly Ln
Huntington Beach

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