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   
All Dog Adventures
Rhea McCaffrey & Melanie Parrish
804-355-7737 VA Richmond Both trainers are long time Dobe owners and compete in many Dobe events
Amy Mills  304-856-3314 WV  Capon Bridge  
Armand Bailey  301-656-6360  MD  Rockville     
Belquest Kennels/Vickie Creamer 301-831-7507  MD  Mt Airy experience working with DAR&E adopters/rescue  
Brian Markowich  301-475-5778  MD  Leonardtown     
Canine Obedience Training  757-427-2292  VA  Virginia Beach   
Capital Dog Training  301-587-5959  MD  Metro area    also offers flyball 
Debbie Winkler  410-655-2858  MD  Sykesville   
Dog Lovers Obedience School  804-741-3647  VA  Richmond   
Donna Piwetz  540-543-2256  VA  Brightwood    also offers boarding 
Dory Hoffman  757-427-2292 VA  Virginia Beach   
Dude Ranch Pet resort  804-798-7900  VA  Glen Allen   
Edna Murley-Tusing    MD   Baltimore/Harford/Cecil Co.   
Ethan Hall  301-260-BARK (2275)  MD  Mt Airy/Metro area  experience working with DAR&E adopters/rescue groups  
Just Say k-9 sports, inc.   757-725-0321  VA  Yorktown   
Karen Decker  410-992-8410  MD  Clarksburg   
Karen Peak  703-730-8427  VA  Woodbridge       
Laura Costas  301-650-2326  MD   
Lauren Bond/Carolyn Stromer   410-637-3647  MD  Baltimore     
Liz Hauck  410-800-7069  MD  Baltimore    
Louise Griffin   410-298-k9k9  MD  Baltimore City       
Mariann Hein   410-465-7178  MD  Ellicott City/Howard Co    Mariann is DAR&E volunteer 
Mark McCabe  443-398-0348  MD  various locations/Md/DC   
Marta Coursey  717-476-2449  MD  Westminster   
Merrimac Dog Training Club  757-723-8141  VA  Hampton   
Pat Miller  301-582-9420  MD  Hagerstown   
Perfect Paws Pet Training/Jean Nohle  757-886-5018  VA  Virginia Beach (South side)     
Pup N' Iron / Lauriw Williams BA,CPDT-KA, CPT, CDTI 540-659-7614 VA Fredericksburg  
Richmond Dog obedience Club  804-278-9032  VA  Richmond   
Right on Cue Training & Behavior,Jenny Swiggart  571-577-3412  VA  Leesburg  positive training 
Rosebriar Inc/Kasha Winston  757-339-1270  VA  Virginia Beach  also offers behavioral consultations 
Ruth Chase  410-381-1800   MD  Baltimore    daycare/ocacasional seminars 
Susanna and Adam Campbell  301-638-1864  MD  training in Md and No. Va.  doberman experience 
The Animal's House   703-433-1300  VA  Sterling    
The Dog School of Leesburg  703-779-1333  VA  Leesburg   
West Wind Dog Training / Karen Peak  703-730-8427  VA  Woodbridge