For many behavioral issues and concerns - working with a good trainer can an invaluable resource for successful behavioral modification training - desensitization/counter-conditioning training and teaching coping mechanisms is not always intuitiave and when done incorrectly can have significant negative impacts.
Below we have listed trainers that we and our clients have worked with, know and love as well as resources to help find a good trainer. Additionally - our very own Alex Leslie, LVT sees behavior appointments to work with clients and their pets on cooperative veterinary care, learning to settle and positively introducing basket muzzles. Alex has is currently working on her Veterinary Technician Specialty (VTS) in Behavior and if you would like to schedule an appointment with her you can email her directly at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Trained - Gwen Podulka, CPDT-KA - 202-617-0127, http://www.dogtrained.com/about-us/
Beth Mullen, CPDT-KA - Dog Latin Dog Training - www.doglatindogtraining.com
Peggy Bowers, CPDT-KA - www.sundogscct.com
Fur-Get Me Not - Arlington - 703-933-1935
Kissable Canine - www.kissablecanine.com
FINDING A TRAINER: