Testimonials

Reactive Dog Training

Trainer : Emily Fleming

We worked with Emily on aggressive and reactive issues with our 9 month old puppy who was growling and lunging at certain strangers out of fearfulness. She was so helpful in explaining his behavior and why he was acting the way he was and showing us how to handle each...

New Puppy Training

Trainer : Gordon Fontaine

We used Zen Dog Training within the first few weeks of getting our Boston Terrier puppy. We were so happy with the results. Boston Terriers are known for being tough to train, but Gordon gave us really helpful techniques that were easy to implement (which was great...

Positive Reinforcement training made a big difference

Trainer : Gordon Fontaine

We had a great experience with Gordon’s puppy class in Arlington! He’s so knowledgeable and patient, and he balances the class so that the puppies get to practice their training, but also get to play and socialize while Gordon watches. The socialization...

Puppy Class with Neil

Trainer : Neil Simmons

If I could give 6 stars I would. My wife and I just completed the 6 session puppy class with Neil and it was fantastic. The main draw for the classes is the socialization with other young pups, but we still learned plenty from Neil that wasn’t covered in our one...

In Home Training

Trainer : Neil Simmons

We worked with Neil from Zen Dog Training and cannot say enough good things about him!! He’s come over to our house for two 90-minute training sessions over the past couple months and has worked wonders with our rescue dog. All the training tips he’s given...

Separation Anxiety

Trainer : Neil Simmons

Neil has been a fantastic help! Our dog was having separation anxiety when we would leave the house which was leading to accidents. She would have these accidents even if we left for just a few minutes! Thanks to Neil and the plan he helped implement, our dog is now...

Puppy Kindergarten with Neil

Trainer : Neil Simmons

“We thought Neil was great and enjoyed/learned a lot from the class. Will definitely recommend to others.” – Paula, Ginny’s human Winchester, MA

Excessive Jumping and Nipping — Baby on the way!

Excessive Jumping and Nipping — Baby on the way!

Trainer : Gordon Fontaine

Gordon just left our house after an amazing evaluation and training session for our dog, Leo. First off, his service area doesn’t include the town that we live in so we were extremely grateful when he said he would come out to us. I’m 39 weeks pregnant and...