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Boston Outdoor Canine Adventures

Somerville, MA 02143
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Located in Boston, Massachusetts, Boston Outdoor Canine Adventures is a professional dog care business that serves clients in the surrounding metropolitan area. A specialist in dog walking services, the company brings energetic dogs into wilderness areas to promote off-leash running, jumping, swimming, and exploration in a natural environment. Additionally, Boston Outdoor Dog Adventures incorporates positive-reinforcement training into its dog walking services. The company has more than ten years of experience in the industry and is fully insured for clients' protection. In addition to day treks, the company also offers such services as overnight boarding and obedience or behavioral training classes.

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Most Valuable Dog Training

Norwood, MA 02062
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Most Valuable Dog Training is a professional dog training business based in Norwood, Massachusetts that serves clients in the surrounding metropolitan area. The company offers personalized training programs to suit each owner and dog. Services provided by Most Valuable Dog Training include both training and dog walking packages. Founder Matthew Davey has undergone certification studies and an associated internship with Animal Behavior College. Previous clients praise the company for the extent of its knowledge and expertise as well as is flexibility, warm atmosphere, and accommodating philosophy. Most Valuable Dog Training can be contacted for appointments or inquiries by phone or email.

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Peace of Mind Personalized Pet Care Solutions

Billerica, MA 01821
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A Certified Dog Trainer with the Animal Behavior College and a member of the Association of Pet Dog Trainers, Peace of Mind Personalized Pet Care Solutions is a professional dog training business located in Billerica, Massachusetts that serves clients in the surrounding metropolitan area. The company is fully insured and bonded for customers' protection and is available every day of the week. Services provided by the company include customized obedience training, behavior modification techniques, pet transportation to veterinarians or groomers, overnight and extended stays, in-home pet care, daily dog walking packages, and more. Previous clients praise the company for its calm and encouraging approach.

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Proper Paws Dog Training

Concord, MA 01742
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Proper Paw Dog Training is a professional dog training business located in Concord, Massachusetts that serves clients in the surrounding areas of Acton, Bedford Lincoln, Maynard, and Sudbury. The company provides clients with both private and group training class options as well as hybrid courses that combine elements of each. Additionally, Proper Paw Dog Training offers a puppy socialization service for dogs between eight and eighteen weeks of age. In addition to obedience courses, the company also preps dogs for therapy dog testing and Canine Good Citizen testing. The company has been in the industry for more than twenty years.

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The Grateful Dog

Boston, MA 02131
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The Grateful Dog is a professional dog training business located in Boston, Massachusetts that serves clients in the surrounding metropolitan area. The company has been in the industry since opening its doors in 1992 and is a member of the Association of Pet Dog Trainers. Services offered by The Grateful Dog include both private and group training sessions, puppy training courses, and obedience training in basic, intermediate, and advanced varieties. The Grateful Dog is praised by former clients for the ability of its trainer to connect with the dogs as well as its understanding and educational atmosphere and the depth of its knowledge.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the best dog training certification?

There are several dog training certification programs available to help trainers expand their credentials. Certified Behavior Adjustment Training Instructor (CBATI) and Certified Dog Behavior Consultant (CDBC) are two of the highest certifications. Additional essential certifications include Basic Agility and Puppy Training.

What qualifications do I need to be a dog trainer?

Dog trainers are not required to get any type of certification; however, courses that award certifications help build client bases and ensure pet owners that their animals are in excellent hands. To become a Certified Professional Dog Trainer-Knowledge Assessed, one must pass a written exam and have 300 hours of documented experience in dog training over a three-year period.

What kind of training do you need to be a dog trainer?

Professional training is not required to become a dog trainer, but the more courses and credentials one obtains allows for increased knowledge and skill sets in overall dog training. Depending on the certifications desired, training courses include obedience, behavior modification, pet CPR, clicker training, and K9 training.

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