Private Lessons


I have spent more than a decade carefully studying the relationship between a dog’s behavior and his/her environment. Working together, we will discuss your dog's behavioral concerns, establish environmental root causes and use a holistic approach to educate and train both you and your dog in order to reach the desired goals. 

Paws & Reward is for you if you want to:
  • Learn more about your canine companion!
  • Work WITH your dog.
  • Enhance your existing bond and connection. 
  • Grow as a person during the process

How I Can Help:
  • Relief and management strategies
  • Emotional support & coaching techniques
  • Compassionate and empathetic listening skills
  • Engaged teaching style
  • Accountability
  • A reduction in miscommunication between you and your dog
  • A better understanding of what your dog needs
  • Personalized training plans for your success & your dog's behavioral needs
  • Scientific, evidence-based, training techniques
  • Fun training exercises to motivate you & your dog

Areas I Specialize In:
  • Puppies
  • Life skills and impulse control behaviors
  • Helping a newly adopted dog adjust into the home
  • Leash reactivity: barking and lunging while on leash
  • Fear
  • Anxiety
  • Resource guarding
  • Handling issues

Learn how to communicate with your canine companion using positive reinforcement training!

Initial Consultation & Assessment (1.5 hours)
  • Conduct a thorough assessment of dog’s history and behavior.
  • Determine training and relationship goals you’d like to achieve with your dog.
  • Discuss the process, what to expect and determine the number of training sessions it would take to reach your desired goals.
  • Establish management techniques for immediate relief.
  • Introduce one new life skill to start the training process.
  • Written summary of initial consultation, resources and custom training plan sent via email. 
  • Investment: $135.00
Follow-up Training Sessions (1 hour):
  • Individual follow-up sessions: $110.00
  • Package of 3 sessions: $295.00 (10% discount)
  • Package of 5 sessions: $470.00 (15% discount)
  • Written summaries of each training session sent via email.
  • Access to me via email for questions.
  • Payment plans available. 
Start Here:
  • With a FREE 20 minute phone consult to discuss your goals
  • EMAIL:
  • PHONE: 201.647.1591