PRIVATE PUPPY Socialization and Training
Getting puppies start on the right paw and getting their early socialization underway, is the key to doing all we can to create happy, healthy, and confident puppies. This important stage in their life is the only time we can do many of the fear and aggression prevention tasks. We really cannot afford to get this wrong!

  • Preparing for Puppy – new puppies up to 16 weeks of age

In this 1.5 hour private session I will help you to prepare your home and life for your new puppy, just arrived or on the way.  Getting your systems in place, management up and running and knowing what to expect, will mean the difference between success and struggle for you and your puppy! 

$150 for this one time appointment

$120 if purchased along with a socialization package or class admission.

  • Puppy Training and Socialization Packages – for puppies up to 18 weeks of age. 

In these 45-60 minute sessions I will work with your puppy on important socialization tasks and beginning manners.  This are pivotal weeks for your puppy to learn how to navigate new places and people in a happy, curious and confident way.  We only have this opportunity once in our puppy’s life. 

Package of 4 sessions = $360. Must be completed within one month of purchase. 

Package of 6sessions = $500.  Must be completed within 2 months of purchase. 

Package of 8 sessions = $640.  Must be completed within 3 months of purchase.

I am there to help guide and support you through training and behavior modification.  I provide you with weekly and mid weekly check-ins, instruction sheets and client notes each time we meet.  You also have unlimited access to me by email while we are working together. 

  • I  NEED - HELP -  NOW!      One Time Appointment

If things are just out of control at your house, and you just need to get some management, enrichment and education on board so that you can return to living a good life with your dog, this is for you.  In this one time, 2 hour consult, I will help you devise strategies specific to your life and home that will help you and your fido thrive together again.  Often management and exercise/enrichment solutions are enough to get things back on track or to get some relief from behaviors that are uncomfortable to live with. 


  • Private Manners Initial Consult

This 1.5 hour consult is the start to all Packages.  We will go over your case, decide on training options, get you started on some management and enrichment to provide relief and support and if we have time get started with some training. 



  • Private Manners Packages.  The follow up training to your Private Initial Consult.  Day Training or Coaching.

For bread and butter manners behaviors such as loose leash walking, jumping up, coming when called, etc.   These 45 – 60 minutes sessions are usually me and your fido working together and then transferring the skills to you at in the middle and at the end of training.  Some people like to participate in the training and that’s okay too! 

4 sessions = $360.  Must be completed within 1 month

6 sessions = $500. Must be completed within 2 months

8 sessions = $640.  Must be completed within 3 months

Private Manners Initial Consult Follow-ups purchased separately = $100.


  • Walk and Train:  Fido needs a Walk AND   Manners?  Perfect solution!          Private Training Rates Apply

In most cases, I limit my Fear and Aggression work to up to 2 sessions during which I will you get some immediate relief through management, and education.
Should you decide to continue treatment for Fear and Aggression, I will match you with one of my brilliant colleagues who specializes in supporting you through the ongoing treatment of behavior change.

  • Initial Consultation, up to 1.5 hours: $170

  • Follow up session, 45 minutes: $100.