This article takes a look at 10 of the best dog trainers in Jacksonville, FL. Make yourself a cup of coffee and enjoy reading about them!
The team at Sit Happens offers expert training and they make sure your dog has fun while they’re at it. Owner and trainer Dave is known throughout Florida for his vast training expertise and professionalism. He and the team of trainers have the skills and knowledge to deliver great training results for your pup.
All training services through Sit Happens occur in your home. Training can cover dog manners, dog obedience, behavioral issues, dog training, or puppy training. Contact Sit Happens Jacksonville Dog Training to receive a free evaluation for your pup.
The experienced trainers at Karma K9 offer dog training to pups throughout Jacksonville, Florida, and beyond. They strive to create a healthy and happy relationship between you and your four-legged friend and offer a range of different training styles and techniques to help get the best out of your dog.
Services include dog training camps – your pup will spend time with a dog trainer/animal behaviorist, and you will develop the skills to train your dog. Training camps are available for dogs of all size, age, breed, and temperament. Contact Karma K9 to schedule your free consultation.
The team at Unleash Fido has a spectacular training facility where they can teach your dog a few new tricks. Owner and trainer Travis was around dogs from a very young age, and initially started his career as a young handler in the AKC show ring. He is a graduate of the Triple Crown Dog Academy for Theory and Application of Canine Behavior.
Training services include puppy foundation training, basic obedience training, advanced obedience training, and doggie bootcamp. Private training sessions are also available if your dog needs some more direction, and behavior modification is offered if your dog has a specific habit or trait that you wish to correct. Contact Unleash Fido for your free consultation.
The team at Dog Obedience Group of Jax can’t be beaten when it comes to experience. They have almost 40 years of combined experience and are all Certified Dog Trainers and excellent instructors. Board-and-train services, private lessons, day training, and group classes are all available.
A 2-week puppy board and train package is available where your pup will learn crate training, potty training, impulse control, loose leash walking, basic commands, and more. A 3-week or 4-week board and train package for dogs is also offered and includes basic commands, loose leash walking, and more. Contact the team at Dog Obedience Group of Jax to learn more.
At Zoomeez, your dog will enjoy top-quality training at a price that won’t break your budget. Trainer Tracee is a Certified Professional Dog Trainer (Knowledge Assessed) with over 20 years of experience. She would love the chance to meet and train your pup.
Zoomeez offers private, in-home dog training for dogs of any breed or age. Puppy training or therapy dog training options are available, as well as behavior modifications for behaviors such as barking, chewing, digging, house training, jumping, aggressive behaviors, and more. Contact Zoomeez Dog Training to learn more.
Since 2009, pups throughout Jacksonville have been visiting Maggie Marshall Dog Training for expert training services. Founder and owner Maggie was trained by Bob Hammesfahr (owner of Behavior Training for Dogs) and is now a Certified Behavior Consultant – Canine, Knowledge Assessed, a Certified Professional Dog Trainer – Knowledge Assessed, and certified in Pet CPR and First Aid.
6 x 1-hour puppy play and learn classes are available for $250. Private puppy training is also available for $100/hour in your home or $80/hour at the Dog Training facility. For adolescent dogs, 4 x 1-hour behavioral classes are available for $200. Basic training lessons for adult dogs are $100/hour in your home or $80/hour at the training facility. To learn more about the many services offered, contact Maggie Marshall Dog Training.
K-PRO K9 is a full-service dog training facility in Jacksonville, Florida. Lead Trainer Evan has over two decades of experience when it comes to training dogs and uses gentle and balanced training methods to get the best results from your pup.
Basic obedience classes cover verbal commands, loose leash walking, house training, problem-solving, and more, and are available for $189. “Bite Club” courses are also available – your dog will be trained for personal protection and biting sport applications at $40/dog or $25/puppy. 6-8 x 1-hour private training sessions are available for $899 covering basic obedience, with advanced obedience classes offered at $1299 for 8 x 1-hour sessions. Contact K-PRO K9 to learn more.
Good Dogs Training Camp offers training to pups throughout Northeast Florida. Founder Dorman Pantfoeder has over 30 years of training experience and has also authored a book on the matter – A New Owner’s Guide To Dog Training. Dorman is a professional trainer, certified by The American Dog Trainer’s Association.
Training programs include “The Good Dog”, which covers behavior modification and basic obedience and runs for 28 days. “The Basic Dog” is a 14-day training camp program that covers basic verbal commands. “The Good Pup Start-Up” is perfect for puppies – they will learn crate and potty training. Contact Good Dogs Training Camp to learn more about their many services.
River City Dog Training will help turn your dog from a nightmare to a dream. Trainer Jessica is a graduate of the Tom Rose School in High Ridge, Missouri, and is a certified Master Trainer. Jessica can train dogs with any issue but specializes in advanced pet issues and competition-level obedience.
River City Dog Training offers a range of board-and-train services where your pup can spend extended time staying with a trainer for some intensive learning. Your dog will have access to a big yard and a swimming pool, plus other dogs are onsite which facilitates socialization. Contact River City Dog Training to schedule a meet and greet.
The team at Bold City K9 always goes the extra mile to ensure that your dog experiences the very best in training. Trainer Courtney is a Certified Professional Canine Trainer and Behavior Specialist. She is a graduate of Starmark Academy in Hutto, TX, and has been in the dog training arena since 2013. Courtney has over 2500 hours of formal training education and is also Canine First Aid Certified.
The puppy program includes two weeks of boarding and training and covers crating, basic verbal commands, leash walking, and socialization with other dogs. The all-inclusive program includes off-leash skills and more complex training. Prices vary based on the severity of your dog’s behavioral problems – contact Bold City K9 to learn more.
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