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Rocky River Drive, Cleveland (West Park), Ohio 44111

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Private Training Appointments both East and West

Group Classes held in Rocky River.

“Training Dogs, One Human at a Time.”®

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Serving all of Cuyahoga and surrounding counties

THE Dog Class

By Marie-Josée Gatian, Professional Dog Trainer, Behavioral Specialist

THE Dog Class logo.  Dog training in Northeast Ohio.

Marie-Josée Gatian has been training dogs in Cleveland, Ohio for more than ten years.  Dog obedience training is a passion for THE Dog Class.  Dogs and puppies of all ages, and all puppy and dog breed types can be trained.  Dog training at THE Dog Class uses reward based reinforcement only.  Her dog training techniques focus on the proper leadership skills for dog owners.  If you are interested in reward-only, positive training, then THE Dog Class should be your choice for training your dog.  THE Dog Class does not use, and does not recommend the use of shock collars (sometimes euphemistically called e-collars), as these are an unnecessary potentially abusive way to train a dog.   Training dogs is the easy part.  Training their owners is the hard part.  Hence, THE Dog Class motto, “Training Dogs, One Human at a Time.”  Dog obedience starts with training the owners.  Marie-Josée the dog trainer, focuses on the pack leader skills necessary for a stable and happy owner and dog relationship.  Basic dog obedience is taught, and problem solving such as stopping barking, jumping and leash pulling, just to name a few, is addressed.  Dog training in our classes also focuses on socialization with other dogs and people as well.  Puppy training includes housetraining as well as basic dog obedience.

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THE Dog Class - Dog Training, Cleveland, Ohio

Serving Cleveland and surrounding suburbs

Group Classes held in North Ridgeville and Rocky River

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