Selecting a Course Instructor by Observing a Class

Association of Pet Dog Trainers
Has a search by state for trainers near you

National Association of Dog Obedience Instructors, Inc
Search by state to find an obedience instructor

Charlotte Dog Training Club

The Well-Mannered Dog. Positive Solutions For Dog Training. An extensive website complete with articles, books, videos


The following organizations also welcome
the All-American Mixed Breed Dog

American Mixed Breed Obedience Registration

Mixed Breed Dog Clubs of America

United States Dog Agility Assocation

North American Dog Agility Council


The Critical Stages of Puppyhood


Off Means What - How to stop your dog from jumping on you

How To Play With Your Dog

Touch and Treat - Hand Shy Dogs

Know Thy Name -- The First Step in Training

Relationship Building -- NILIF and Rewarding Good Behavior

What To Do When You Need Help Training Your Dog

Behavior ~ Housetraining. Solve the Problem by Understanding the Process by Ian Dunbar, PhD, MRCVS

Behavior ~ Why Can't a Dog Be Like a Dog? Training dogs in a language they can understand. by Ian Dunbar, PhD, MRCVS

International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants
Articles on behaviorial issues, rehoming your pet; Behavior Consultant Locator

Training a shy dog to use a dog door

Shade, Shoes and Potty Breaks - Things They Didn�t Teach in Agility Classes