Our Experts must have 900 hours of dog handling and have a minimum of 2 years of hands-on dog training experience.
All of our trainers go through a rigorus background check to insure the safety and well-being of our clients.
Pawsitive Experts must be Certified as an AKC CGC Evaluator as well as have a dipolma or certification of basic obidence training.
DOG TRAINER - BEHAVIORAL SPECIALIST &
BOARD & TRAIN SPECIALIST
"I proudly serve as the Lead Trainer at Pawsitive Experts, boasting a remarkable track record of over a decade in the field of canine training. With my unwavering passion for this craft, I have gained expertise in various training methodologies, catering to diverse training needs, and consulting for international clients and companies. Holding the esteemed position of AKC CGC Evaluator and Trick Trainer, I possess a comprehensive skill set and passion to create a trusting relationship with your dog. I maintain active membership with APDT and adhere to LIMA Compliant standards, ensuring the highest level of professionalism in my practice".
DOG TRAINER - BOARD & TRAIN SPECIALIST
"I have dedicated many years to honing my training skills and constantly strive to enhance them at every opportunity. My deep passion for dogs and unwavering commitment to educating pet parents drive me towards excellence. With the goal of forging an everlasting bond between families and their furry companions, I am devoted to creating a harmonious relationship based on trust, understanding, and mutual respect".
DOG TRAINER - BEHAVIORAL SPECIALIST
"For over five years, I've committed myself to honing the art of professional dog training. Fueled by an unwavering passion for canine companions, my expertise extends to addressing challenging behaviors like biting, jumping, aggression, leash-related issues, and various other behavioral challenges. My journey revolves around transforming the lives of both dogs and their owners through dedicated skill refinement".
"With numerous years dedicated to dog training, I have amassed a wealth of invaluable experience. I proudly am a CGC Evaluator with The American Kennel Club, and an Expert Dog Trainer with Pawsitive Experts. Collaborating with Pawsitive Experts allows me to extend my expertise and assist countless furry companions in reaching their fullest potential. Together, I strive to transform dogs into the very best versions of themselves".
Trainer: Matthew Smolich
Breed: Queensland Heeler
Favorite Cues: "Wait", "Back-up" & "Play"
Personality: She loves to play and is always active! She trains everyday, she loves, love and is registered as a K9/Service Dog!
Certificates: Pawsitive Experts Curriculum Levels 1, 2, & 3, AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy, AKC CGC, AKC Trick Dog Novice & Intermediate and she is an AKC Dog Parnter.
Trainer: Amber West
Breed: Pembroke Corgi
Favorite Cues: "Eat" & "Bedtime"
Personality: Cery outgoing and friendly and also enjoys his naps. He was trained by Amber all his life and hides his treats to save for later!
Certificates: Bred by AKC Certified Breeder in Tucson, AZ. AKC CGC Certificate.
Trainer: Brittney Bishop
Breed: Cattledog Pit Mix
Favorite Cues: "Wait" & "Heel"
Personality: Adores attention and play. She is always happy to be with her mom and going on social adventures around AZ.
Certificates: AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy Certificate, Pawsitive Experts Curriculum Levels 1 & 2, as well as an AKC CGC Certificate.
In this no-obligation 30-minute meet and greet, our skilled experts will engage with your furry companion, assess their needs, and create a personalized training approach. Join us for a fun and insightful session that sets the foundation for a paw-some training experience!