Trainer Profile
APDT Member Since 2018

Barking Hound Village Training

Michael Litzky is a Certified Professional Canine Behavior and Training Master Instructor and Behavior and Aggression Management Trainer (CPCBTMI) and a Certified Professional Dog Trainer-Knowledge Assessed® (CPDT-KA®). Michael is also a certified AKC® Canine Good Citizen® Evaluator. Michael has trained thousands of dogs in all aspects of dog behavior management and obedience.
Job Title: Director of Training/Head Trainer
Training Equipment: We do NOT use any physical punishment methods. NO choke chains, NO pinch collars, NO e-collars, all of which can have severely negative behavioral effects and cause significant aggression and reactivity.
Training Philosophy: Our training methods are based on Applied Animal Behavior and Learning Theory, employing positive reinforcement as the most effective way to modify animal behavior.
Locations Served: Atlanta and the surrounding metro areas.
Barking Hound Village Training offers sophisticated dog training techniques that any owner can understand and implement, ensuring the training information will be user-friendly and effective. At BHV Training, we understand that people lead unique lifestyles and need flexible dog training options. Whether you have all the time in the world to work with your dog, or you’re burning the candle at both ends, BHV Training offers a training service that will be the perfect fit. Between private training sessions at your home or public space, a number of fun and engaging group classes, and our Board-and-Train program, we've got the right solution for you! Check out all the options at
Services Offered
Behavioral Consultation
CGC Training
Fun Games
Group Training
In-Home Training
Private Lessons
Private Training