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K9 Better has the #1 dog academy in Baltimore and the surrounding areas! 10+ years of experience – call today for a FREE consultation!

How does K9 Better Day Academy work?
When you sign your four-legged family member up for Doggy Academy you can trust that we’ll provide excellent one-on-one training to your dog or puppy.
  • Training for your dog
  • Owner education sessions
  • Training in a variety of locations
  • 3 programs options depending on your needs
  • Homework assignments provided during the program
  • Collar for program provided (martingale or prog as needed)
  • Transportation available at additional cost
Read below to see our 3 different program options and book online today!
K9 Better Puppy Academy Head start Program – $799
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An exciting program specifically designed for puppies aged 16 weeks to 5 months!

What it includes:

  • 6 Full days of training: Monday, Wednesday & Friday for 2 consecutive weeks.

  • Day and Trains include multiple training sessions through out the day, along with mental stimulation catered specifically to your dog! We are on your pup’s agenda to keep everything fun; naps and cuddles are also included!

  • Day and trains operate 9am-5pm as if your pup is attending school! Need more flexible hours? We can work with any schedule!

  • Customized reward-based curriculum for your pups’ specific needs and goals.

  • Daily homework to practice skills and translate training home

  • Martingale collar to keep

  • Starting a foundation of basic obedience skills that is fun and exciting for everyone involved!

  • Focus on overall manners. Clear communication, Buidling a bond with your puppy, Crate training, Potty training, Waiting politely at doors, No jumping. Greeting people calmly.

  • Professional tips and pointers to incorporate training into your daily routine

  • Starting a foundation of basic obedience skills.

  • Focus on overall manners. Crate training, Potty training, Waiting politely at doors, No jumping. Greeting people calmly.

  • Professional tips and pointers to incorporate training into your daily routine.

  • Field trips daily to incorporate proper socialization into your pup’s repertoire!

  • Daily Transportation and switching the follow up lesson to your location are both available for a travel fee based on milage

  • Have a multi dog household? We always offer 10% off your 2nd pawtners program!

  • Our adult Academies are always a great compliment to your pups headstart program! With completion of their puppy program, we extend 10% off future Adult Academies! We recommend Adult acadamies for graduates around 6-8 months old where they can revisit us to master their foundation!

Our Doggy Academy Options

20 Day Academy Program

This is our most popular program! (all ages)

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✓ Advanced program that allows us to take a beginner to high level obedience and more!

✓ For ages 5 months and older, no training experience needed!

✓ All skills are taught on a 6ft, 15 ft leash, and 25 foot leash with integrating low/medium/high level distractions as the program and pup progress!

**This course will be suggested for behavioral concerns such as any barking concerns, reactivity on leash, resources guarding, and any fear based behaviors.

✓ Qualifying pups can get started on off leash recall using an e-collar, upon request (in facility evaluation will be required prior to signing up for off-leash) pups can not have any behavioral concerns)

✓ Fully customizable program for your pups goals including the following skills: Sit, Down, Place, Leave it, Out, Touch, Loose leash walking, Recall, Waiting at doors, Polite greetings, holding positions and more!

✓ 20 Full days of school, that runs Monday-Friday on 4 consecutive weeks. Transportation is available for a travel fee based on milage

✓ Homework is given throughout the program, each week parents will have time with the trainer to go over your pups skills to translate everything home!

✓ 1 training collar to keep is provided, any additional training tools suggested to enhance your pups training will be available to purchase directly from K9Better.

✓ 2 1-hour in home private lessons will be provided upon graduation to continue practicing your pups skills in their enviornment! Follow up lessons have an expiration of 6 months from graudation date.


* Transportation available at additional cost.

Looking for Off-Leash Skills for Your Dog?

Please inquire about our customizable Academy Program that includes basic obedience and off-leash reliability available in a 20-day program! 

Over 10 Years

Experience Training Dogs and Puppies Around Baltimore!

  • 5 Star Rated

    Thank you for your time, patience, & kindness towards Nike during this program. She has made incredible progress over the past 10 days, we are seriously so impressed! We appreciate you taking the time to get to know and understand her. I can’t even begin to thank you for the difference you have made! Thank you again!

    ~ Very Satisfied Customers

  • 5 Star Rated

    Words will never be able to describe how thankful we are for everything you’ve done for Max. Thank you for loving him and taking such good care of him. thank you for teaching all of us new tools and ways to learn together. We appreciate your patience and willingness to help. We all feel so confident in his future because he has tools and ways to help him succeed and grow!

    ~ Confident Pup Owners