Great American Dog Training Company brings together the
most experienced canine professionals in the metro Detroit area.
With more than a century of combined dog experience, our
team of coaches is unmatched.
are dedicated professionals with lifetime experience.
We've spent our lifetimes learning through our own experiences
combined with seeking out the best in educational opportunities in
all disciplines of training.
business and training philosophies are built on the principles of progressive
don't believe that there is just one way to train dogs,
one size does not fit all.
travel throughout the country collaborating with other top
trainers and national level competitors in all fields of training
in efforts to bring you the best the field has to offer.
carefully handpick our coaches to ensure you experience the
most knowledgeable, experienced and caring staff.
use a team approach to coaching; there are always multiple coaches
in every class and each contributes to the learning and success of
are here to help improve your quality of life by helping you
understand your dog’s behavior and by creating a path to a happy,
balanced, well-behaved dog.
are recommended by other caring canine professionals,
including groomers, veterinarians, pet sitters, dog walkers and other
claim to "train you to train your dog" - we
believe in coaching you through the process of building a successful
bond and partnership founded on the basis of mutual respect.
of our local competitors started with us. Come learn
are a unique training and educational center.
team of coaches comes together with a common goal of teaching you
how to effectively communicate with your dog and build a team with
your dog so that your dog becomes a valuable member of your
methods are based on clear communication, building a team between
handler and dog, utilizing common sense and positive
coaches have a tremendous amount of training and experience in
many different situations.
with titles in these venues: AKC/CKC/UKC/RALLYUP/C-WAGS/APDT/Barn
with hundreds of hours of pet therapy experience
involved in waterfowl hunting, upland game hunting, hunt test
competitors and hunt test judges
experienced with hundreds of rescued/fostered dogs
experienced with flyball and dock jumping events
who are members of canine performance teams
who consistently compete at the prestigious Westminster Kennel
Club dog show at Madison Square Garden each February and the
AKC Eukanuba National dog show in Orlando each December
who are licensed American Kennel Club performance event judges
who are licensed AKC judges, C-WAGS performance event judges,
and Barn Hunt judges
all of our experiences are different, we all share an appreciation
for positive methods that are tailored to meet the needs of the
family and the dog. And, the common thread is that we all
have lifetime experience.
approach does not fit with every family or with every dog.
listen to your needs and adopt our program to make YOU