M.H. Testimonial

M.H. Testimonial

Our young German Shepherd, Leo, was getting more and more out of control to the point where our kids could not walk him and it was SO stressful. Leash aggression, barking at the door and visitors – and we could not get him under control.

Chase M. Testimonial

Chase M. Testimonial

The training was mostly about us as owners and how we talk to our dog, how we give her feedback, when and how we praise her, and how we teach her what behaviors result in positive experiences.

Rachel W. Testimonial

Rachel W. Testimonial

When I rescued my adorkable dog, Goose, from the Humane Society last May I knew he was supposedly dog selective but he turned out to be dog reactive, lunging and growling at any dog no matter how big/small or close/far away.

Stephanie  Testimonial

Stephanie Testimonial

We knew he was a sweet dog with potential, but he had a lot of disruptive behavior issues that would make welcoming our new baby a real problem and possibly dangerous.

Caitlin M. Review

Caitlin M. Review

Karen is simply a miracle worker. I wish I had started with Karen three years ago when I first got my dog. I tell EVERYONE who is getting a dog to use her.

Tham Testimonial

Tham Testimonial

We wanted positive, effective training that puts the mental health and welfare of our pets first.  We wanted positive, effective training that puts the mental health and welfare of our pets first. She delivered all of this and more for our pups who had food...
Phoebe Testimonial

Phoebe Testimonial

  My dog is now a source of joy rather than chronic stress.    Several weeks ago I took my 65-lb shelter pit-mix into our local hardware store. As I stood in line to have keys copied, Whisky lay at my feet and put his head on the floor. As we waited for the...
Your Dog And The Power Of Prediction

Your Dog And The Power Of Prediction

Knowing what’s coming next, being able to predict what happens when we do X, Y, or Z doesn’t just make our lives easier — it provides us with a deep sense of psychological safety.
Yet we often expect our dogs to navigate their (or rather our) world without that sense of security.
In this blog, I look at how you can harness the power of prediction to alter how your dog interprets and reacts to the world around them, and how that could make life better for both of you.

The 6 Biggest Myths in Dog Training (And What You Should Do Instead)

The 6 Biggest Myths in Dog Training (And What You Should Do Instead)

There’s literally a whole world of information out there on dog training — and most of it is, honestly, kinda nonsense. As a dog trainer, I run into clients all the time who are so convinced that some specific thing is true about dogs and what they need to be healthy,...