Breed Selection


Puppy Training Rochester NYDid you know that each and every breed is predisposed to specific behavioral traits and characteristics? Due to often bias opinions in books and internet websites it can be completely overwhelming, misleading, and simply confusing to make this very important decision without the help of a professional. Let us help you choose the dog that is right for you and your family. During this consultation we gather lifestyle information to select a dog that best suites your needs. Whether it be evaluating a dog from a local shelter, or helping you select a reputable breeder, this decision greatly impacts your life for years to come. Let us help you make the right choice

Puppy Management Consultation


This service is designed to assist new puppy owners how to successfully manage common puppy behaviors such as housebreaking, crate training, play biting, and chewing. During this visit we also educate you and your family on such topics such as feeding, and proper nutrition, selection of appropriate toys, and how to socialize your puppy to his or her new environment during this developmentally critical phase of its life. Remember, preventing unwanted behaviors early on is far less work the behavior modification in later years.

Private Dog Training Lessons


Customized private dog training lessons are not sold in a package, but on, as needs basis. You and your dog work at your own pace until your training goals are achieved. Due to the fact that our focus during these lessons is strictly on you and your dog, on average most of our clients achieve basic obedience in 3-4 lessons.




Residency Dog Training Programs “Canine College”


Our in house training programs range from 1 week to 6 weeks depending on the needs of you and your dog. During there stay your dog will receive several hours of training each day. We incorporate this training into everyday living that will be useful for years to come. For example, greeting guests appropriately, sitting before entering and exiting doors, manners in the house as well as out in public. Your dog will attend social activities at our “Creekside Resort” as well as venture out into public for field trips. This teaches the dogs to work with distractions of the real world.

At the end of your dogs stay with us there will be a mandatory 2-hour discharge appointment that begins the transfer of your dog listening to us over to you. You will observe a demonstration of your dogs new learned behaviors, as well as be given the knowledge and training tools at this time to continue the training on a daily basis at home. Each and every one of our residency programs comes with a LIFETIME of private lessons at no charge. We have successfully trained over 4,000 dogs in our residency programs and are confident that you will be thrilled with the results.