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and staff were knowledgable and professional. Their extensive dog training through the years is a benefit to anyone that uses their services." I can't say enough about how much they have helped my dog and I. Would highly recommend
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-SUSAN K.

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It was hard but good.
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modeled how to communicate with our corgi and our dog became much better behaved and that helped the whole family.
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is sort of like a family therapist and looks at how each individual contributes to the problems. He was very directive and we needed that because were trying various strategies that we had gotten from Petsmart classes and from the internet and the situation was just escalating!
- Catherine B.
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I put my young black lab
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in for training October 25, 2014, I picked her up on November 10, 2014.
On my intake form I wrote the specific problems I was having with
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(counter surfing, severe separation anxiety), which I presumed would be addressed, based on the description offered by
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above.
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was the trainer who provided me the orientation at pickup. I was not impressed with what
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had learned, not
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's unprofessional manner.
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appeared extremely lethargic and though responsive to
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's instructions, she was slow to react, and he had to tell her "no" multiple times to get her to lie down or stay. Mind you, this was in an interior room, with no windows and no distractions, after more than 14 days of "intensive training". As
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and I were leaving,
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told me that "the xanax should wear off in a day or so." I did not think that was appropriate.
After I took
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home and went through the exercises with her, my dissatisfaction with the training provided intensified. I contacted
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, via Angies List, immediately. I requested a meeting with him. My request for this meeting was so that he could go through
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's lessons with her and tell me if what she knew is all she should know from his program.
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responded promptly, and I met with him and his head trainer,
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the following day. I was informed that
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's "joke" was just that, and that what
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had learned was as they expected.
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went through some exercised with
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and she responded better with him than with
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, but her reactions were delayed and he also had to correct her multiple times.
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told me
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is stubborn.
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offered to take
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back into board & training for more work, but based on
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's lethargy when I retrieved her and
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's "joke" I did not feel comfortable leaving her there.
I worked with
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multiple times/day, and had many weekly follow-up classes with
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. Each time, he commented that I shouldn't have to say "no" to her so much, and that she was a very stubborn labrador. I regularly asked what to do about the behavior I didn't like (stealing food from my childrens' hands, severe separation anxiety) and was given generalized ideas (keep in down stay --
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wouldn't do that) . Nothing specific to address my major issues with her behavior.
Eventually I had to make the difficult decision to find
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a new home- her uncorrected behavior was putting my children's lives at risk. Specifically,
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had to go everywhere with use because she'd freak out and tear at her crate trying to get at me. Then, when we arrived at our destination, I had to physically restrain
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while my 5yo twins exited the car without me so she wouldn't bolt out. This put my children at risk- them out of the car and me in the car.
I wrote via Angies List to
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before I placed
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in a rescue group, asking for a refund. This was 1/1/15.
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responded 1/6 that I should contact
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at the Garland office regarding my problems.
I emailed
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via their website, and didn't get a response.
I surrendered
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to rescue 1/16/15 and wrote to
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via Angies' List requesting a refund again.
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responded with
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's email address.
Today (1/26) I rec'd this email from
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Hi
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, We are sorry that things did not work out with
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. We do not issue refunds for training. We guarantee the dog will know the basic obedience commands on leash. We have extended free lessons to the rescue that took
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in. While she stayed with us for a few days, we worked her. She did all the commands very well and played in the day care with no problems with other dogs. Sincerely,
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I do not believe
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trained my dog as advertised, and am unable to get a refund. I will not recommend
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.


- Kristen H.
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talk about Terrible customer service. If they treat people that way I would hate to see how they are in class training you and your dog! If you don't want to talk to people, post your class info on line and your prices.
- April C.
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Within a few weeks we have been able reach goals and find success training our boxer puppy with
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's help. He has been extremely helpful and direct about his goals. We are seeing great results from such a short time working with him. He definitely is very educated on what works and what does not. What we have learned is that consistency is the key and after that, it all falls into place. We would absolutely recommend his services and talents to anyone who is in need of a little help... We are definitely glad that we have crossed paths with him. He has changed our lives for sure!!!!
- Alice R.
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Wonderful experience for both me and dog. Course objectives were met.
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and staff are professionals with vast knowledge and experience of dog behavior. I am 100% satisfied. I will recommend
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to my friends.
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facility is large, clean, and well maintained.
Class involved 8 sessions with home exercises and practice each week. Individual assistance is provided if needed. I've used four other obedience training providers over the years and
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is by far the best. They are committed to positive outcomes for the dog.
- Toby S.
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We picked up a sad 2-year old dog from the shelter and introduced him to our small pack at home. He had been a stray and was exhibiting dominant actions against our other dogs and picking a few fights. We called
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at
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to come out to our house and work with us and him.
We are about an hour north of
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, but she had no qualms about driving out to our house. She explained her techniques and what she wanted to attain, while also explaining why our new dog was doing the things he was doing. Within the span of an hour she had him dramatically calmer and more responsive to our requests. She also did a wonderful job of correcting some of our bad habits which served only to confuse or exacerbate the issues.
Three months later, we have elected to send Ranger to "camp" at the
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facility. He will spend a couple of weeks there, working directly with
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to learn voice and hand commands and, hopefully, how to interact nicely with strange dogs. We have checked in on him a few times and are highly pleased with his progress.
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's training is
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to the work performed by
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and other natural approaches. She doesn't use treats or violence to obtain results and we love this about her!
- Jon T.
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is top notch. He loves dogs, he understands dogs, he can read dogs, and he can read the owners! What you get out of your dog is so much about what you put into them. The more you put into them, the happier you and they are, and your relationship can be one of the best you ever have.
His training style is reward and consequences, similar to what a good parent would be. Your pup does something good = reward. They don't....a small tug on the training collar. They want to please....they need to learn what you want them to do to please you, and you need to learn how to show them what you need. A happy dog is a dog that understands that they are NOT the alpha. A happy owner is one that knows how to be the alpha. If you can find this spot, you can have a dog that is well adjusted and lives a happy content life while bringing you tons of joy.
He is not for everyone. He requires you use a training (prong) collar. I appreciate that not everyone believes in them, but if you know how to use them they are very effective.....and if you use them correctly, they do not hurt the dog. I have used them on 4 of my GSDs, and once you settle in, it is very similar to a harness on a horse. They let the dog know which direction you are going, and what you want them to do.
He is a strong trainer with the people. He has no patience for handlers that say "my dog won't do it". The reason he is this way is people that get dogs that are not willing to put the time into training them tend to give them up because they are a "bad dog". They are not....they have a bad handler. It kills him that 11.5 million dogs are euthanized every year. 50% of dogs that are adopted, are euthanized. 3 milllion dogs a year that are under 1 year old have their owners give up on them. If you get a dog, you are responsible for training them....and it takes time and commitment. No excuses.
If you can handle this truth, he will teach you how to have a well adjusted dog. I have not one, but two GSDS pups that are 6 months old. I can take them anywhere......and people always comment on how well behaved they are. I am very proud of our work so far....and can't wait to see how far
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and I can take them!

- Paula E.
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is great! I love her style. She focuses on positive behavior training. She worked with my dogs on commands like, sit, stay, bed, off, come, find it, etc. We also worked on walking them.
My puppy was very young but still learned a lot. I plan on having her work with them again soon. She was very affordable ( we bought a package deal). Also she was very informative and provided some great information (such as where to buy harness and how to get a discount on my puppy's Spay).
- JEFFREY J.

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16811 Blenheim Dr
Lutz

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3611 Timber Trl
Orlando

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7002 Citrus Point Ct
Winter Park

Bark Busters Home Dog Training

419 Flossmoor Ct
Lady Lake

BASS PET HOTEL

100 S BASS RD
Kissimmee

Camp K9

2944 Defuniak St
New Port Richey

Cat Doctor

3221 W Azeele St
Tampa

Certified movers

14206 Grubbs lane
Riverview

Critter Boarding

15240 County Line Rd
Spring Hill

Dog's Best Friend of Central Florida

141 S Central Ave
Apopka

Dog-Eze Training Specialists

PO Box 1631
Valrico

Downtown Doggie Center

1825 5th Ave N
Saint Petersburg

Elite Dog Academy

3318 Nundy Road
Tampa

G. M. Stamper

3633 Panther Path Rd
Lutz

Global K9 Group

5001 N Ronald Reagan Blvd
Sanford

GREENCOVE KENNEL

237 GREENCOVE RD
Venice

Gregorie Howard 1

5119 Carey rd
Tampa

Happy Paws Pet Resort

12693 E Colonial Dr
Orlando

Hatiemae's Natural Horsemanship

7155 shaw rd
Brooksville

Invisible Fence of Central Florida

6752 Hillis Drive
Lakeland

Invisible Fence of Tampa

5413 Golden Dr
Tampa

K-9 BOARDING & DOG TRAINING CENTER

15020 COUNTY RD 48
Astatula

M.D.W. K9 Solutions

1233 Coolmont Dr.
Brandon

MY PET'S ANIMAL HOSPITAL

2225 DRANE FIELD RD
Lakeland

No Claws For Worry Pet Care

6519 Matchett Road
Orlando

On Command K9 Academy

6704 24th Ave E
Bradenton

Orlando Animal Removal

806 Woodfield Ct
Kissimmee

Park Avenue Animal Hospital

847 N Park Ave
Apopka

PARK EZ FLY

7653 Narcoossee rd
Orlando

Pawfection Dog Training, LLC

645 Primera Blvd
Lake Mary

Paws in Motion

161 Lura Ln
Merritt Island

Pawsh Pet Resort & Spa

300 Countyline Ct
Winter Garden

Pawsome Adventures

16712 Whirley Rd
Lutz

PET STOP OF CENTRAL FLORIDA LLC

629 Ellsworth St
Altamonte Springs

PETCO

7223 COASTAL BLVD
Brooksville

PETCO

30697 US Highway 19 N
Palm Harbor

PETS IN PARADISE

5109 W LUTZ LAKE FERN ROAD
Lutz

PetSmart Store Support Group Inc

6001 Wesley Grove Blvd
Wesley Chapel

Pick of the Litter Pet Care & Concierge, LLC

242 S. Washington St. Suite #261
Sarasota

Service Dogs of Florida, Inc.

145 East Story Road (Postal)
Winter Garden

Shaffer Animal Hospital

1475 E Mitchell Hammock Rd
Oviedo

South Tampa Puppy Palace

4313 Pearl Ave
Tampa

Southeastern Guide Dogs Inc.

4210 77th St E
Palmetto

SPCA Florida

5850 Brannen Rd S
Lakeland

Stillwater Dog Training

7200 Mobley Rd.
Brooksville

Suncoast Dog Training

County Line Rd
Spring Hill

SuperDogTrainer

3936 S. Semoran blvd #110

THE CANINE CENTER

5701 LEON TYSON RD
Saint Cloud

the dog house

13131 tarpon springs rd

Think Alpha Dog

2020 Hiddendale Ct.
Kissimmee

Veterinary HealthCare Associates

3025 Dundee Rd
Winter Haven

Vom Glöckner Haus Kennel & Training Center

35601 Old Post Office Lane
Eustis

Wags To Riches

1008 W State Road 434
Longwood

Whatadog Play Center Inc

13662 Automobile Blvd
Clearwater

Will Thomas Dog Whisperer

128 Main St
Osprey

Woof Gang Bakery Lake Nona

10743 Narcoossee RD Suite A-21
Orlando

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