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Do you train or certify personal protection K9’s?

As a certifying official for the national DrugBeat organization I am proud to offer official personal protection K9 certifications. Certifications are a great way to show responsible dog ownership and proof of successful maintenance training. See my certifications page for complete information or checkout DrugBeat info at hornbecks.net I can provide decoy services for maintenance [...]

By |2019-01-07T19:19:53+00:00May 20th, 2014|0 Comments

How is your training different that the chain pet stores?

My training plans and methods are based on 15+ years of dog training experience. I am flexible enough to train with any methods you feel comfortable with and am qualified to present you with the pros and cons of each method. My training sessions are private and scheduled around your schedule to assure that you [...]

By |2019-01-07T19:19:53+00:00November 27th, 2012|0 Comments

Will you keep my dog and train him for me?

Boarding and Training packages are often requested by customers like yourself.  In most situations this is not the best training method for your dog.  In a boarding and training scenario your dog learns commands given to it by the trainer.  The dog learns to respect and obey the trainer.  The problem with this training is [...]

By |2014-06-10T13:32:12+00:00November 27th, 2012|0 Comments

What type of training equipment do you use?

Training equipment decisions are always discussed with you, the pet owner. You have a hands on involvement in the training and never are required to do anything you do not agree with or approve of. There is no "across the board" answer to this question. At the first training session I provide a basic education [...]

By |2014-06-10T05:33:18+00:00November 27th, 2012|0 Comments

What is the Canine Good Citizen Certification?

The Canine Good Citizen or C.G.C. certification is offered through the American Kennel Club. It is a 10 part test that upon successful completion allows for your dog to be registered in the AKC database, receive additional certificates, and is a recognized AKC Title that can be added to a registered dogs papers. The program [...]

By |2019-01-07T19:19:53+00:00November 27th, 2012|0 Comments