Trainer Profile
APDT Member Since 2003

A Positive Connection

 
In-home and group classes for family dog obedience training using positive reinforcement, clicker training; temperament testing; CGC evaluations.
 
Certifications:
 
Training Equipment: I do not use any force based methods. I do use head halters such as the Gentle Leader, and no pull harnesses such as the Easy Walk Harness
 
Training Philosophy: We are committed to humane, dog friendly service that advances your training goals and helps your dog become a well mannered member of your family.
 
Locations Served: Granville, Newark, Heath, Mt. Vernon, other areas considered on a case by case basis.
 
Our goal is to provide you with individualized family dog training, pet sitting, behavioral assessments, Canine Good Citizen evaluations, and retail products which enhance your dog's well being. We are committed to humane, dog friendly service that advances your training goals and helps your dog become a well mannered member of your family. I offer individualized family dog training in your home as well as group classes. Depending on your goals and the needs of your family and dog, some sessions may be conducted outside in a park, downtown Granville, or other locations. I do not use any forced-based methods. If you buy one of my packages (4, 6, or 8 sessions) you receive up to 1 year of free email and phone support.I also offer temperament testing of prospective dogs and currently owned dogs. Please see my website (www.apositiveconnection.com, click on Behavioral assessments) to learn more about temperament testing.
Services Offered
Aggression
Behavioral Consultation
CGC Training
Clicker Training
Fun Games
Group Training
Private Lessons
Private Training