Trainer Profile
APDT Member Since 2010

Crossbones Dog Academy

Full-service dog training & daycare facility run by a Karen Pryor Academy Certified Training Partner. Puppy Day School, group classes, private lessons, agility, reactive dog training, and more.
Designations: KPA CTP
Job Title: Owner
Training Equipment: Clickers, treats, long lines, leashes, Gentle Leaders, front-clip harnesses, Thundershirts, crates.
Training Philosophy: Positive reinforcement based clicker training.
Locations Served: All of northern & central RI.
Katherine Ostiguy is a Karen Pryor Academy Certified Training Partner, an AKC Canine Good Citizen evaluator, and a member of the Association of Pet Dog Trainers. Her passion for learning about all things canine leads her to pursue continuing education in the form of seminars and lessons with some of the country’s top dog trainers. This dedication to the field is evident in the way she works with her clients, both of the four-legged and two-legged varieties. When not competing with her own dogs in agility, obedience, rally, and weight-pull competitions, she enjoys giving back to the community by working with local 4-H dog clubs. Katherine currently offers Puppy Day School, Dog Day School, group training classes, private lessons, and dog sport instruction at her training facility Crossbones Dog Academy in Providence, RI. To learn more, visit her website at Katherine competes at the national level in the sport of dog agility and teaches group classes and private lessons through her business Crossbones Dog Agility in Smithfield, RI.
Services Offered
AKC Canine Partner
AKC Obedience
Behavioral Consultation
CGC Training
Clicker Training
Fun Games
Group Training
Private Lessons
Private Training
Trick Training