Dog Training Resources

Professional Organizations We Love

Association of Professional Dog Trainers​

The APDT is the largest US organization of trainers

Certification Council for Professional Dog Trainers​

The CCPDT is the only independant certification available for dog trainers

The Pet Professional Guild​

The PPG promotes force-free training

Karen Pryor Academy​

Courses for experienced and aspiring trainers

Groomers We Highly Recommend

Carrie Bounds

The Pet Spot
2503 Norwood Ave.
Cincinnati, OH 45212

Mary Tews


Nancy Wissel

Love on a Leash Dog Grooming
6034 Hamilton Ave.
Cincinnati, OH 45224

Support Our Local Community

Pet People

Three locations throughout Cincinnati and the only pet store we recommend!

Paw Joggers​

Premier dog walking, running & pet-sitting

Here Buoy Dog Swim Spa

Water therapy with a positive approach!

K9 Waves

Canine hydro fitness


Glenway Animal Hospital

6272 Glenway Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45211

Paw Print Animal Hospital

3520 Church St.
Cincinnati (Newtown), OH 45244

Hopewell Animal Hospital

9495 Loveland Madeira Rd
Cincinnati (Montgomery), OH 45242

Stores that Carry Recommended Products

2 Hounds Design

Home of the No-Pull Freedom Harness, the harness we recommend most often to our clients


Maker of awesome dog gear for active people and their dogs


Books & videos for pet owners & trainers

Hall of Freedom

Locally owned source for pet products & more

Educational Websites for Dog Owners

APDT Owner’s Section

The Association of Professional Dog Trainers is the largest group of trainers in America. This section is exclusively for pet owners.

Dog Star Daily

Blogs on all topics dog-related

Family Paws

Help for expecting and newly blessed parents

Other Great Resources

Dollars & Scents Accounting Services

Marie is the accountant for anyone in the dog business

Seven Thirteen Creative

713 is responsible for nearly all of Paws Look Listen’s branding. We love Khrystyne!

Doggie Drawings

Bruce’s amazing portrait on our home page was created by Lili Chin.

“Bridger’s transformation has been astronomical!

— Susan Lattier, Cincinnati OH

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