"Money will buy you a pretty good dog, but it won't buy the wag of his tail."

~Josh Billing, dog quoter extraordinaire

My Training Philosophy

My Training Philosophy? ‚ÄúPraise Dog!”

I believe that dogs, understand on a fundamental level that there are consequences to their behavior as is true with all living creatures.

About Me

I love dogs. We always had them when I was growing up, and I can’t imagine life without them.

Training Programs

Smart Black Dog provides a balanced reward based training approach that will provide lasting results and help seal the bond between you and your dog.