Ally is a member of the American Pet Dog Trainers, a certified evaluator
for AKC Canine Good Citizen tests and the STAR puppy program. She
has a B.S. in Animal Sciences with an emphasis on animal behavior.

"There is no question that every dog is different. This is why I tailor the training session to what works best for you and your dog."

Training can cover whatever issues an owner is experiencing;
From potty training and all things puppy, to advanced obedience.

High five if you are ready to sign up for a class! Simply e-mail us
using the contact form and you will be sent the enrollment
form and accompanying information.

Welcome to Tailored Dog Training!

Tailored Dog Training is owned and operated by Ally Lantis. Located in Walnut Creek, California, she holds dog training classes at Newhall Park in Concord, as well as conducting private sessions at people's homes. See the Training page for more information on pricing and training methods used.

Training

From private lessons to group lessons, Puppy 101 to my advanced Tricks course, Tailored Dog Training has the program you need for a happy dog and dog owner. Get started on your dog's training and education today.
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Our graduates are just as cute as our incoming class of puppies. Take a look at all of our students, from Afghans, Beagles and Collies to Wolfhounds, Yorkies and... well, I can't think of a dog breed that starts with a "Z"!
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About Us

My first real challenge was Lucy, a Border Collie I got for my 16th birthday. She taught me about crate training, clicker training, agility and search and rescue. Lucy opened me up to a whole new world...
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Student Resource

Besides the homework you'll get, it's always a good idea to have the source material to refer back to between lessons or even after completing a course. Find just what you need here with our Student Resource Guide...
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Welcome to Tailored Dog Training

"There is no question that every dog is different. This is why I don't apply one dog training philosophy to every dog and owner I teach. When I train, I take many philosophies into consideration, while always staying within the positive training realm, and then tailor the training session to what works best for you and your dog."

Tailored Dog Training is owned and operated by Ally Lantis. Located in Walnut Creek, California, she holds dog training classes at Newhall Park in Concord, as well as conducting private sessions at people's homes. See the Training page for more information on pricing and training methods used.

 

Tailored Dog Training

Asking to Go Out

Another post in honor of Potty Training Month over at Tailored Dog Training's Facebook page. This one is the answer to a question I receive frequently about how to train a dog to tell you they want to go out to the bathroom.

Distractions

I get quite a few puppy/dog owners the lament over why their dog can't do commands in certain settings. I wrote a post not too long ago about the "why's" http://tailoreddogtraining.com/node/75 but I didn't really address how to fix the problem.

First, you need to identify the why (see other blog post). Then you can get to work! I am going to go through a few scenarios;

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