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Dog Behavioral & Obedience Training

Learn the secrets to training your dog in an amazingly fast, easy and effective way. We will teach you how to train your dog so it is enjoyable for both you and your dog. Anytime your dog enjoys something, he will be motivated to repeat whatever it was that he got the joy from. As a result, he/she will gladly and easily comply with the desired behaviors you want. We will teach you both verbal and hand signals so you can successfully communicate with your dog.

Private In-Home Training

Loyal Companions offers private lessons conveniently in your home. Our lessons are personalized to your individual needs.

We schedule appointments on the weekdays, evenings and Saturdays.

You have the option of paying for one lesson at a time or purchasing a package of lessons at a discounted rate. We are so passionate about dog training that we keep our prices affordable so you can get the most out of our lessons.

The initial consultation and training lesson is 2 hours long and the remaining lessons are 1 hour - 1 1/2 hours long.

  • Individual Lessons are $95 each.

  • Solving Specific Behaviors - Dogs that already know basic obedience commands and manners, but has a couple of behavior problems can benefit from this program.

     3 lesson program at $270

  • Living Peacefully With Your Dog – Your dog will learn basic and advanced dog obedience commands and good manners, including walking on a loose leash, listening and coming on command the first time, “drop it”, “leave it", and no jumping on people or the kitchen countertops. We will also solve any dog behavior problems you are having through our behavior modification techniques.

     5 lesson program at $425 or

     7 lesson program at $581

    Note: The amount of lessons depend on how much training is needed.

  • Puppy Education & Training - We will teach you basic care and training for your puppy. Learning how to communicate with your puppy and teaching him proper manners as soon as possible, before any problem behavior start, is extremely important and beneficial to living peacefully with your new best friend. We will go over essential information, such as no biting, no jumping, only chewing on dog toys and housetraining which will ensure he will grow up obedient, happy and confident.

    We also offer free consultations for anyone thinking of adopting a new puppy.

     3 lesson program at $270

     5 lesson program at $425

  • Day Training - Once enrolled in a 3 or 5 lesson private in-home training program, we will come to your home, while you are at work, and do much of the training for you. This speeds up the training process because we spend 30 minutes alone with your dog, training him the commands he needs and teaching appropriate behavior. We will teach you how to maintain the training during our scheduled private training lessons with you and your family.

     each day training is $35

    Board & Train

    Your dog stays with us in the comfort of our home for 2-3 weeks, depending on the amount of training needed. Your dog will receive individualized training throughout the day and evening. There is also plenty of exercise, socialization (If possible) and playtime. This is a very effective way to have your dog trained. To make sure your dog continues the trained behaviors, we teach you how to maintain the training.

    Here are some of the benefits you and your dog will receive:

  • We will teach your dog important commands like loose leash walking, coming on command, especially outside, greeting people politely without jumping them, prevent or eliminate counter surfing, basic obedience commands sit, down, stay and heel, and more, including any specific training your dog might need.

  • We will first meet for an initial consultation and behavior assessment, going over the fundamentals of dog training, and some training for any urgent behavior problems.

  • You will receive photos and videos of your dog to see his progress.

  • You are welcome to call or message us to see how your dog is doing.

  • Once the training is completed, you will receive 3 private lessons to help you learn and maintain the training.

  • Also included is lifetime telephone support.

     board & train program is $1,400

    Assistance Dog Training – There is an increasing demand from people wanting to learn how to train their own dogs to assistant them. We will coach you on how to train your dog to do advanced commands and specialized tasks.

    Service dog training benefits children and adults who have a physical or psychiatric disability. Your dog can give you the gift of independence. There are many different types of assistance dogs, for example; mobility assistance dogs, hearing dogs, psychiatric service dogs and autism service dogs. The training commands range from:

    • Retrieving the phone for people who have certain medical conditions.
    • Alerting to sounds to help people that are deaf and hard of hearing.
    • Waking you up in the morning for people who have problems waking up on time to go to work or school.
    • Teaching sit or down-stay for tactile stimulation for calming down if having a panic attack .
    • Walking on a loose leash to help reduce isolation and get exercise and fresh air, important for releasing the feel-good chemicals in the brain.
    • Remind to take medication
    • and much more

    Note: Under the federal law (Americans with Disabilities Act - ADA), assistance dogs are allowed in public places where pets are prohibited, as long as the assistance dog has been trained for public access.

     Assistance Dog Training - please call for rates.

    In-Home Skilled Dog Training - We are offering a unique dog training program were your dog can be trained to assist you in your own home. This option is for anybody, whether you are legally disabled or not. This option is great for people that can benefit from assistance dog tasks, but don't need their dog to assist them outside in public.

    Your dog can be trained to wake you up in the morning, retrieve the phone in case of health emergency, locate and alert a family member that is on another floor that you need him/her, retrieve something dropped on the floor if you have back problems, offer you emotional support and comfort if you have depression, anxiety and for children with special needs, and much more.

     Rates will vary depending on how much training is needed.

    Online & Telephone Training

    Receive professional advice with an hour long personal telephone training consultation, given at your convenience. You will also receive step-by-step instructions on important commands and behavior modification techniques that were taught so you can live in harmony with your dog, which is delivered right to your e-mail or as a PDF.

    All these lessons are tailored to your specific situation.

    The on-line lessons are only $17 each. The telephone sessions are initiated by us, therefore you will not have to pay any long-distance fees.

    Payments can be made using cash, check, money order or certified check (all from US bank accounts) or PayPal.

    To take our on-line & telephone training, just e-mail us at Loyalcompn@aol.com ("On-line lessons" should appear in the subject line) and give us as much detail as you can about your particular situation. Once we receive it, we will send you a questionnaire so we can give you the best training advice.

    Note: Your information will never be disclosed, sold or given to anyone.

    We offer ongoing telephone and/or e-mail support on any previous training at no additional charge.

    Satisfaction Guaranteed - We will come back for a free lesson, if your pet's behavior problem comes back.

    Receive a 20% discount for any new customer referrals!

    Serving Frederick, New Market, Lake Linganore, Spring Ridge, Ijamsville, Monrovia, Mount Airy, Urbana and surrounding areas in Frederick County, Maryland for private in-home training.

    Serving anywhere in the U.S. for online training services.

    "I think dogs are the most amazing creatures; they give unconditional love. For me they are the role model for being alive." – Gilda Radner

    Call Us at 301-865-4773 and Receive a Free Telephone Training Consultation.

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