Resources

Dog Trainers

Check out the list below which have been recommended by our Volunteers and Adopters.

Trainer Phone State City Email Website Comments
All About Dogs  703-497-7878  VA  Woodbridge    www.allaboutdogsinc.com   
All Dog Adventures
Rhea McCaffrey & Melanie Parrish
804-355-7737 VA Richmond info@alldogadventures.com www.alldogadventures.com Both trainers are long time Dobe owners and compete in many Dobe events
Amy Mills  304-856-3314 WV  Capon Bridge kasmirafarms@yahoo.com www.kasmirafarms.com  
Armand Bailey  301-656-6360  MD  Rockville  bail262@dellpro.com     
Belquest Kennels/Vickie Creamer 301-831-7507  MD  Mt Airy  belquest1@aol.com  www.belquest.com experience working with DAR&E adopters/rescue  
Brian Markowich  301-475-5778  MD  Leonardtown  training@dogboyobedience.com     
Canine Obedience Training  757-427-2292  VA  Virginia Beach    www.dog.school.biz   
Capital Dog Training  301-587-5959  MD  Metro area  classinfo@cdtc.org    also offers flyball 
Debbie Winkler  410-655-2858  MD  Sykesville  info@dogsearsandpaws.com  www.dogearsandpaws.com   
Dog Lovers Obedience School  804-741-3647  VA  Richmond    www.dogloversobedienceschool.com   
Donna Piwetz  540-543-2256  VA  Brightwood  dnapiwetz@yahoo.com    also offers boarding 
Dory Hoffman  757-427-2292 VA  Virginia Beach  k9specialist@verizon.net  www.dog-school.biz   
Dude Ranch Pet resort  804-798-7900  VA  Glen Allen    www.duderanchresort.com   
Edna Murley-Tusing    MD   Baltimore/Harford/Cecil Co.     http://geocities.com/ednadtc/   
Ethan Hall  301-260-BARK (2275)  MD  Mt Airy/Metro area  dogs@capitolk9.com  www.capitolk9.com  experience working with DAR&E adopters/rescue groups  
Just Say k-9 sports, inc.   757-725-0321  VA  Yorktown    www.justsayk9sports.com   
Karen Decker  410-992-8410  MD  Clarksburg    pupsmd@comcast.net   
Karen Peak  703-730-8427  VA  Woodbridge       
Laura Costas  301-650-2326  MD    laura@1on1dogtraining.com  www.1on1dogtraining.com   
Lauren Bond/Carolyn Stromer   410-637-3647  MD  Baltimore  training@charmcitydogs.com     
Liz Hauck  410-800-7069  MD  Baltimore  liz@droptheleash.net  www.droptheleash.net    
Louise Griffin   410-298-k9k9  MD  Baltimore City       
Mariann Hein   410-465-7178  MD  Ellicott City/Howard Co vUdxDobeRom@verizon.net    Mariann is DAR&E volunteer 
Mark McCabe  443-398-0348  MD  various locations/Md/DC  myk9fun@yahoo.com  www.mk9fun.com   
Marta Coursey  717-476-2449  MD  Westminster  marta@myk9buddy.net  http://www.myk9buddy.net   
Merrimac Dog Training Club  757-723-8141  VA  Hampton    www.geocities.com/merrimacdogs/   
Pat Miller  301-582-9420  MD  Hagerstown  rafiki500@aol.com  www.peaceablepaws.com   
Perfect Paws Pet Training/Jean Nohle  757-886-5018  VA  Virginia Beach (South side)   jnohle@aol.com     
Pup N' Iron / Lauriw Williams BA,CPDT-KA, CPT, CDTI 540-659-7614 VA Fredericksburg info@pupniron.com www.pupniron.com  
Richmond Dog obedience Club  804-278-9032  VA  Richmond    www.rdoc.org   
Right on Cue Training & Behavior,Jenny Swiggart  571-577-3412  VA  Leesburg  gimbit2001@yahoo.com  http://www.rightoncuetraining.com/  positive training 
Rosebriar Inc/Kasha Winston  757-339-1270  VA  Virginia Beach    rosebriar.biz  also offers behavioral consultations 
Ruth Chase  410-381-1800   MD  Baltimore  coventryschool@erols.com    daycare/ocacasional seminars 
Susanna and Adam Campbell  301-638-1864  MD  training in Md and No. Va. info@campbellsk9s.com  www.campbellsk9s.com  doberman experience 
The Animal's House   703-433-1300  VA  Sterling    www.theanimalshouse.com    
The Dog School of Leesburg  703-779-1333  VA  Leesburg    www.thebesttrainingdogschool.com   
West Wind Dog Training / Karen Peak  703-730-8427  VA  Woodbridge  karen@westwinddogtraining.com www.westwinddogtraining.com