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Dog Training

Do you love your dog but not his behaviour?
  • Are you tired of being dragged down the road?
  • Do you feel embarrassed or annoyed when your
    dog jumps on your visitors?
  • Maybe you just got a puppy and need guidance
    or you just want to enjoy your dog more?
  • Don't get frustrated, get help!

Specializing in the family dog, we can help you achieve your goals whether you just added a puppy to the family, or have an adolesent or an adult dog.  We provide convenient, effective training solutions for busy families and professionals.

Our training programs are designed for the real world, not the classroom. Our programs address the real life challenges you face on a daily basis. We provide effective and reliable obedience training for your day-to-day life.  We teach the basics, and we teach them thoroughly.  You are busy, so we offer you choice.  Whether you want to be hands-on with in-home private lessons or you want our certified trainer to do the work via Day Training or Board & Train, there is a program for you.   Whatever your need, we have the program to suit your requirements.

Visit our Training Programs to learn more about our programs
or contact us today to find out how we can help!

Please visit our Canine Massage or Pet First Aid pages for more information on these topics.

About Us

Who We Are

sharon frontpageHanging With Hounds is a Calgary-based dog training business.  The team consists of the certified Dog Trainer, Canine Massage Therapist, and Walks N Wags Pet First Aid Instructor Sharon and her two dogs, Gracie and Pippa.

We offer personalized private dog training including Day Training and Board and Train programs as well as canine massage and pet first aid that together promote a healthy balanced life for our canine companions.

We specialize in the family dog, whether it is a new puppy or a long-term companion.  We know from personal experience that adding a dog to your family can sometimes be a challenge.  We all want the 'perfect dog' that listens to us and is obedient.  Using positive methods, our focus is to instil the manners in your dog, so they go from being a headache to being a joy.  We appreciate that every family has their own unique needs and goals. Our training is tailored to meet your specific objectives.  At Hanging With Hounds, we take great pride in putting our clients first and is well respected and referred to by a number of local Veterinarians and dog professionals.  Learn more about us here.



Our Services

Puppy Programs
Dog Training Programs
Specialty Programs


Canine Massage
Pet First Aid
Behavioural Modification



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Hanging With Hounds holds the Certification Council for Professional Dog Trainers CPDT-KA designation. This designation is gained after extensive testing in positive reinforcement dog training methods and learning theory.

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Hanging With Hounds is a Certified Canine Body Worker earned through the Institute of Equine and Canine Body Workers (Caninology)

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Hanging With Hounds is a Certified Pet First Aid Instructor with the longest standing Pet First Aid organization Walks 'N' Wags.

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Hanging With Hounds is a Supporting member of the International Association of Animal Behaviour Consultants.



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