Long Island Dog Trainer offering Training and Behavior Modification.

Serving Northeast Queens, Nassau County and Western Suffolk County, Long Island, New York.

Ain’t Misbehavin’ Canine Academy provides private, individualized instruction in basic obedience, manners, behavioral problem solving, socialization, confidence building and puppy training.

Sound familiar?

My dog is basically good, but…

He jumps on visitors!
She pulls on walks and lunges and barks when she sees other dogs!
My kids are afraid because of the puppy’s nipping and jumping!
We’ve had a couple of incidences and I’m not sure if my dog is aggressive!
My dog is fearful or skittish and I want to help him overcome that!
I just want to be a responsible pet owner and make sure my dog knows how to behave!

We Can Help!

Call us to discuss your training needs!

614-546-9915

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Training Programs

Ain’t Misbehavin’ Canine Academy is proud to offer a variety of training programs that fit your individual needs and budget. Our aim is to teach your dog or new pup how to become a well-behaved member of your pack. All our packages are customized to fit the individual needs of your dog.

The Incredible Canine Program (8 Lessons)

Your dog will learn 9 basic commands

  • Sit on command
  • Down on command
  • Stay in a sit or down command until released
  • Come when called
  • Watch
  • Leave-it
  • Place
  • Stay-in
  • Loose leash walking

Once your dog has mastered the basics we will begin working with more outdoor distractions. You also have the option of working on behavioral problems your dog may be experiencing such as fear, lunging at other dogs, door aggression, etc. for 8 lessons, or a combination of behavioral problem solving and basic obedience work.

The Wonder Dog Program (7 Lessons)

Your dog will learn 7 basic commands

  • Sit on command
  • Down on command
  • Stay in a sit or down command until released
  • Place
  • Come when called
  • Loose leash walking
  • Leave-it

You also have the option of working on behavioral problems your dog may be experiencing such as fear, lunging at other dogs, door aggression, etc. for 7 lessons, or a combination of behavioral problem solving and basic obedience work.

The Dream Dog Program (6 Lessons)

Your dog will learn 6 basic commands

  • Sit on command
  • Down on command
  • Stay in a sit or down command until released
  • Leave-it
  • Come when called
  • Loose leash walking

You will have the option of proofing commands in a high distraction location or working on behavioral issues such as jumping, lunging, etc.

The Perfect Puppy Program – 7 Lessons (5 months or younger)

Congratulations on your new addition! Let us help you teach your pup to properly behave in his new home. Your pup will learn to:

  • Sit on command
  • Down on command
  • Stay in a sit or down command until released
  • Loose leash walking
  • Leave-it

We will also address problem puppy behaviors such as

  • Housebreaking
  • Jumping
  • Play biting

The Well-Mannered Dog Behavior Program (3 Lessons)

Does your dog have a bad habit that is driving you crazy? We will focus on specific behavioral problems you are experiencing with your dog.

Ready to get started?

Make an appointment for an evaluation of your dog

We come to your home and ask you some questions about your dog and about your concerns and training goals. We do a thorough evaluation of your dog and discuss with you what we believe would be the most beneficial program to address your concerns. The evaluation takes 45 minutes to 1 hour to complete. The cost of the evaluation is $45 – $55, (depending on your location), and is waived if you sign up within two weeks of our visit.

Ain’t Misbehavin’ Canine Academy is proud to be back on Long Island, now serving Northeastern Queens, Nassau County and Western Suffolk County. We bring to you over 20 years of dog training experience, successfully training dogs in Columbus, Ohio and the Metro New York/Long Island area. Whether he’s a puppy needing to learn manners or an older dog with behavior problems, Ain’t Misbehavin’ will help him become a well-behaved family pet.

Ain’t Misbehavin’ Canine Academy will help you achieve the highest possible relationship with your dog using positive, balanced and clear training methods. We offer private, individualized instruction in basic obedience, puppy training, manners, behavioral problem solving, and socialization. We train all breeds, sizes and temperaments and have helped hundreds of people successfully train their dogs to become well-mannered family pets. We provide you with imaginative understandable, EFFECTIVE RESULTS ORIENTED dog training. We specialize in family pets and delight in sharing our expertise with new puppy owners!! Our prices are reasonable and competitive. We offer discounts for puppy training (some restrictions apply) and for shelter and rescue dogs. Our aim is to teach your dog to become a well-behaved member of your pack.

Get started by giving us a call! We are happy to discuss your concerns and will set up an appointment at a time convenient for you

“Training dogs and helping people is more than my profession, it is my passion”

Michelle LaMarca Knapp

“Good Things Come To Those That Sit”

Serving Northeast Queens, Nassau County and Western Suffolk County

10% Special Discount for Shelter Dogs and Rescues