Dog Training Near St. Paul, MN

Whether you just welcomed a new dog into your family, have dog behavioral issues that you have trouble eliminating or just want some basic obedience, we have different programs that we customize to meet your dog’s training needs. Before we get started, we usually start off with a free consultation either at our facility at Animal Inn Pet Resort and Spa, or at your home. We use positive reinforcement techniques to train, and do not use shock collars or prong collars.

Here is a list of things we can work on with your dog:

  • Basic Obedience (sit, down, stay, go to bed etc)
  • Recall
  • Loose Leash Walking
  • Leash Reactivity
  • Leave It
  • Jumping
  • Excessive Barking
  • Greeting Guests at Door
  • Socialization
  • Fearfulness
  • Potty Training
  • Husbandry Training

Board and Train

If you are going away for vacation and need some training for your dog, or you have difficulty finding time to train, this may be the perfect program for you. The board and train program is designed to lay out the foundation of some of the basic training, and any behavioral issues that needs addressing. After completing the board and train program, the training does not stop here. We offer two free training sessions to teach you to train and upkeep your dog’s newly acquired skills!
2 week board and train – $1820 + tax
3 week board and train – $2520 + tax

In Home Training

With our in home training program, we come to you! The sessions are an hour long and we customize the session to what your dog needs to work on. Each in home session costs $100. This program can be effective for any behavioral issues that only happen in your home, such as greeting guests coming into the door, countersurfing, issues with certain family member, etc. For more information, please visit