Testimonials

In-Home Training.

Trainer :

We worked with Alana Meserve at Zen Dog in order to help our Goldendoodle puppy learn lots of manners both on leash and off.  Alana used a basketful of different approaches, in our home and outside in the real world (on walks, encountering other dogs and people). all...

Dog Park Etiquette

Trainer :

I was awestruck by Alana during her A-Dog presentation at the Robbins Library in Arlington, MA. Not only does she have a firm understanding of dog behavior but she is also a stellar presenter!  Not to be missed. Amanda Kennedy – Director of Animal Control,...

Dog-to-dog Aggression Case – 3 incidents prior to training

Dog-to-dog Aggression Case – 3 incidents prior to training

Trainer :

Rhea has been doing so well with the training. We were able to introduce her to my sisters dog, at her house, without any issue. Rhea wasn’t even interested in her, just wanted to sniff the ground. I also took her to the park today and there were numerous dogs...

Puppy Plus Package

Puppy Plus Package

Trainer : Nayiri Krikorian

We did the six week Puppy Kindergarten and in-home visit with Nayiri. She was great with our labradoodle pup Watson. He responded very well to her training and her style of teaching. She was able to help us address behavioral issues like biting and barking...

New Puppy Training

New Puppy Training

Trainer : Gordon Fontaine

Gordon is great. I could stop there, but I won’t. We first heard about ZDT from a neighbor who suggested we look them up. Our Dog walkers were familiar with Gordon’s name and knew someone who had used him in the past who had positive results. I then took...

Raising a New Puppy

Raising a New Puppy

Trainer : Elissa Carreras

Your visit was awesome and we all learned so much!  You are so good at your job.  Both Joe and I are eager for your next visit! – Jodi, Joe and Abby, Somerville, Ma

Reactive Dog Training

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Our two hour visit with Alana Meserve showed results immediately and we couldn’t be happier!! We brought her the challenge of helping us deal with two 10 year old rescue dogs – a Westie we received two months ago who was showing signs of reactivity with...

Puppy Play Biting

Puppy Play Biting

Trainer : Elissa Carreras

My session with Elissa last month was INCREDIBLE and solved so many of our problems with Riggins immediately. No more barking in his crate (or barking for attention) and no more play biting. Not to mention that all the games/exercises that she taught us (and left us...

Puppy Training

Trainer : Puppy Training

Thanks Rachel. Thanks again for all the help. He has come a long way in the past two weeks and we have you to thank! ~ Ken & Vilma with Joseph

New Puppy Training

Trainer : New Puppy Training

Thank you so very much for everything! You helped all three of us so much. The confidence that you instilled in us has been so valuable. We wish you many more successful years of doing what you love! We will certainly let you know should anything come up! Kate &...