Dog Behavior Training Services
Serving Chandler, AZ, Gilbert, AZ, Tempe, AZ, Mesa, AZ and the surrounding areas. See a map of our full service area
Be Kind to Dog's one-on-one training program consists of a total of eight sessions to best ensure you and your dog's success. The first session is a minimum of two hours at your home - excluding dog-human aggression cases where it is more advantageous to meet away from your dog's territory. During this time, Kathrine will take a full assessment of your situation and develop a customized training plan designed to best meet you and your dog's needs. When possible, she will also provide you with immediate verbal or written tips that will help alleviate any problems you are dealing with. Subsequent sessions will be hour in length and will take place at your home or in a public location.
All clients that sign up for our eight week one-on-one training package will be given full access to all of our training handouts and benefit from free email follow-up throughout the program and after. You will also be given access to our private Facebook group for clients where we will post helpful tips and news.
Following your purchase of the course, Kathrine will contact you to schedule all eight sessions. All training programs must be completed within three months of the first session. Sessions not taken during this timeframe will be forfeited. Training applies to all dogs in your household. Number of dogs will not affect the price of the program!
One-on-one training programs are payable in advance and non-refundable.
Individual Training Sessions$125.00
One hour training sessions are available to clients that have already completed the 8 week training package on an as needed basis.
Individual training sessions are payable in advance and non-refundable.
Congratulations on your decision to welcome a new puppy into your home! Being prepared for your new family member is crucial for avoiding problem behaviors and giving your puppy the best chance of becoming a confident and well-adjusted dog. With the proper preparation, you can easily avoid problem behaviors such as: barking at the doorbell, pulling on leash, aggression towards people and other animals, fearfulness, destructive chewing, inappropriate elimination and more. That is why the best thing you can do is to have a consultation with Kathrine a few weeks before the puppy arrives. During this 90-minute consultation, Kathrine will provide you with a detailed check list of items you will need to buy and tasks to complete prior to the puppy coming home. She will advise on finding a veterinarian, puppy proofing the house, buying appropriate toys, food, treats and equipment, where to locate a crate/ex pen, how to potty and crate train, the socialization process, and much more! By signing up now you can avoid many of the problems that people struggle with when they get a new dog or puppy!
Pre-Puppy Preparation is payable in advance and non-refundable.
You're expecting a baby - congratulations! Your world is about to change dramatically and that means your dog's world will as well! Behavioral problems you're experiencing now will have a much different impact on the family dynamic when there is a baby in the picture. It is not uncommon for dogs to find themselves banished to the yard, kenneled for long periods of time, or even looking for a new home after a baby comes. With careful planning it is possible to ensure that your baby is safe and your dog stays happy! In a 90-minute session, Kathrine will come to your home and formulate a plan to deal with any behavior problems your dog has. She will provide you with a detailed checklist with items you will need to buy and tasks to complete prior to the baby coming home. This single 90-minute consultation can help you avoid so many of the problems pet parents struggle with when a baby arrives. The sooner you can get started the better, so don't hesitate to sign up now! Nine months will pass by in no time.
Pre-Baby Preparation is payable in advance and non-refundable.
Your wedding will be one of the most important and memorable days in your entire life. Wouldn't it be great if your dog could be there with you to share the experience? If you're concerned that bringing your dog to your wedding will be stressful and embarrassing, then our Pre-Wedding Preparation is the perfect solution for you! In this 90-minute consultation, Kathrine will help you resolve any behavior challenges so that you won't have to worry about your dog on your wedding day. The consultation will address planning for your dog's care from the beginning to the end of your Big Day. Wedding planning is already stressful enough. Sign up now and give yourself one less thing to worry about!
Pre-Wedding Preparation is payable in advance and non-refundable.
Pet Professional Seminar$125.00
Veterinarians, pet sitting companies, and groomers each face unique challenges in ensuring the safety of their employees and providing a positive stress-free experience for their clients. This option include a two hour seminar where our expert behaviorist, Kathrine Breeden, will address how to handle common concerns, improve the experience of your clients, increase client retention, and ultimately help your business grow! For more details about how Kathrine can help your business specifically, make sure to click the 'Learn More' button below.
Pet professional seminars are payable in advance and non-refundable.
60 Minute Skype/Phone Consultations$60.00
Many behavior questions can be addressed through Skype or over the telephone. During your 60 minute call, Kathrine will take a full assessment of your situation and provide you with a customized training plan as well as actionable solutions you can implement immediately to help alleviate issues you are experiencing. Unsure if this option will work for you? Feel free to give Kathrine a call at 480-272-8816 for a brief initial chat where she will determine if this is a solution that will work for you. This option is also available to clients out of state or living in different countries.
Sixty minute Skype/phone consultations are payable in advance and non-refundable.
30 Minute Skype/Phone Consultations$30.00
Thirty minute Skype/phone consultation are available to clients that have already completed a 60 minute initial Skype/phone consultation on an as needed basis.
Thirty minute Skype/phone consultations are payable in advance and non-refundable.
Our Service Area
Teaching pet parents to succeed in the East Valley.
Not in our Service Area?
One-on-One training packages may be available for clients outside of our service area at our discretion. Travel fees will apply. Even if we do not cover your service area please contact us anyway so we can refer you to another appropriately qualified force free trainer. We have worked very hard to locate the other trainers who subscribe to the same high ethics and standards as we do and are happy to refer you to them.