Why choose Understanding Dog Training?
(servicing most of Sacramento, Placer and El Dorado Counties)
Dogs don’t always understand what humans want them to do.
We humans don’t always understand why our dogs do the things they do.
You will get the relationship you want with your dog, all while using methods that are scientifically proven effective and kind.
Schedule your Free 15 minute phone consultation
Fearful dogs are the reason I became a dog trainer. I love watching them blossom and gain confidence.
Fearful dogs may cower, shake, hide, or may even bare teeth, growl, and show aggression.
Fearful dogs can be noise sensitive, show fear of strangers, and fear of novelty.
Dogs and Kids
Kids love dogs! And children can learn to train dogs too. Your child will receive age appropriate help for how to care for and train the family dog.
This service includes information on dog bite prevention.
Do you need help selecting a dog for your family?
Do you have a new dog and need to teach him the basics?
Crate training, house training, leave it, down, stay, walking nicely on a leash, and more to help your dog fit into your household.
Possessive (Resource Guarding)
If your dog is jealous when people or other animals come near you, or he snarls, growls, or even bites when someone comes near his food or toys, help is available. Keep yourself and other members of your household and pets, safe!
Get your puppy off to the right start in life! Puppies are at an impressionable age and careful socialization can set them up for a confident and happy adulthood.
Help with chewing, crate training, basic manners, and housebreaking are available for you.
Service Area in your home: Dog Training available in Sacramento, Arden-Arcade, Rancho Cordova, Fair Oaks, Citrus Heights, Roseville, El Dorado Hills, Placerville, Carmichael, Granite Bay, Rocklin, La Riviera, Folsom, Orangevale, and most of Sacramento, Placer, and El Dorado Counties.
Latest from the Blog
There are many articles out there about how to choose a dog trainer. I like the information from Dr Zazie Todd. Unfortunately, there is no regulation in our industry. Anyone can hang up a shingle and call herself a dog trainer without any training, credentials, or...
Many people wonder about what kind of training collar they should get for their dog. The question becomes more important if your dog is a puller or is reactive towards people, vehicles, or other animals when out on walks. Flat Collars Flat collars come in a lot of...
“My dog only comes when he wants to.”
That’s what most owners say about their dog’s recall.
It seems like magic to get a dog that always comes when called. But it’s one of my favorite ways to demonstrate the effectiveness of force free dog training.
Mailing Address: 889 El Dorado Way; Sacramento, CA 95819