JUST PLAY GAMES.
Dog Training for People Who Want to Learn How to Teach Their Dogs Through Kindness, Understanding, Fun and Games…
Private Lessons | Group Classes
TRAIN. EDUCATE. INSPIRE.
Professional services, taking pride in delivering the best in games based training! From puppy to adult, you’ll experience a service that is new, educationally up to date and proudly contributing to re-defining what it means and looks like to work with a professional dog trainer – from the foundation of their education being based on up to date science and fact, not myth or opinion. Learning how to teach your pup/dog through games is an incredibly powerful and inspirational experience. Proudly force free!
Professional development is at the forefront of my passion. Leadership includes being up to date in ones field (“Who dares to teach must never cease to learn” – John Cotton Dana). My education is always on-going and I treasure the experience working with each client and their pup/dog. Working along side the best, throughout my studies and co-instructing group classes, using science based, force free, training methods. I provide a wealth of resources that are shared in both private and group classes options. As a Canine Behaviourist, my goal is to educate my clients on the ‘hows and whys’ as I believe understanding the basics of cause for emotion & behaviour is needed for long term success. All training and behaviour consultations are designed to provide an exceptional, FUN learning experience with real life results!
Bringing you the highest in quality professional service. Focusing on your dogs individual needs for mental and physical exercise, enrichment, along with growing calmness, all sights set on providing you everything you need to achieve your personal training goals! With encouragement, support, troubleshooting, solution finding and endless resources, you’ll find yourself having fun, learning along side your pup/dog while playing games to teaching life skills!
Fueled by Passion
I’d always had dogs in my life but Jack was my first “puppy” (adopted at one year old & 80 lbs!) with zero training. Going into group classes I realized there was so much to learn! Group lessons, together with private training (with my now incredible friend and mentor) taught me how essential it is to learn how dogs communicate, how they learn, creating a relationship built on kindness and an understanding of our dogs as a species. To start, dog are individuals, just like us 😉 I’m delighted to have literally ‘stubbled’ into this passion and endlessly grateful for my once “tarzan from the jungle”, now calm cool and collected dog-o-mine, Jack. He’s taught me so much and now I get the pleasure of working to inspire others on their training journey.
Dog Training | Group Classes and Private Lessons for dogs of all ages serving Uxbridge, Stouffville, Port Perry, and surrounding areas. Using innovative games that teach life skills in our group classes to build your bond, create focus, establish and strengthen concepts that are needed for skills like loose leash walking, impulse control and recall! Private lessons are ideal for dogs that are fearful and/or reactive or have specific behaviours you’d like to work on. Dog training in Uxbridge and surrounding areas.
“I’m always delighted to hear from those I have the privilege to work with” Julie
“Julie – just wanted to say how pleased we are with the results of the training sessions we took with you. The techniques you taught me have been key to our success thus far and I’m sure we’ll conquer them all. You were a superb communicator and as passionate ‘dog person’ as I’ve met. It was a delight to work with you.”
“Julie was extremely understanding and patient with a very rambunctious puppy and had invaluable advice to get through the first puppy year. Ongoing training sessions that we have with Julie continue to prove invaluable. These new game type of training leads to a fun and rewarding experience.”
Pat & Grant
“I thoroughly enjoy working with Julie. She is a wonderful teacher. Takes the time and goes the extra mile to make sure you understand and can follow through with the games.”
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I look forward to the opportunity to work with you and your pup/dog!