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Russ MHuntington Park, CA

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Hi, I'm Russ. I was born and raised in Las Vegas, Nevada and I'm a lifelong dog lover and avid hiker. I've spent my life walking, training (and cuddling) with all different breeds. My beagle, Pixie, was self trained and became an animal actress! I love spending time outdoors and I can't wait to meet your dog.

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Can run with dogs, Oral medicine administration, Senior dog care, High energy dogs, Training experience, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Marcy HHuntington Park, CA

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I have been a dog owner of several different breeds. My experience includes in-home dog sitting while owners are out of town. I always send photos. I want to stop and interact with all dogs I encounter. Simply, am a huge dog lover!

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Gunilla LHuntington Park, CA

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“Life is better with dogs around!”

I have always been a great animal lover, I grew up around horses, dogs and cats, and my beloved turtle. I am a Swede living in LA, trying to make ends meet and what better way to make money than to spend time with animals? Vegetarian and PETA member since many years. To care for someone's pet is a responsibility I take seriously.

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Anya WHuntington Park, CA

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Hi! My name is Anya, I come from Atlanta, GA and now live in LA, CA. I previously have owned 3 dogs and have dog-sat for many more in the past, so I have a lot of experience with dogs of all different breeds, ages and sizes.

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Candace SHuntington Park, CA

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“Ready to give you a PAWsitive experience!”

Hello. My name is Candace Seward. I grew up in a small town in Northeast Arkansas. I graduated with a BS in digital filmmaking from UCA in Conway. I just recently moved to California to pursue film but would also like to get a chance to meet some furry friends. I grew up around dogs and did a lot of training in a 4H club. I live in the second floor of an apartment but we have a fenced in area in the back. I work close to home so I have time to check in on your furry friend multiple times a day!

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Can run with dogs, Oral medicine administration, Injected medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, High energy dogs, Training experience, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Viviana YHuntington Park, CA

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Hi Wag! My name is Viviana and I have lived in Culver City my whole life so I know the area pretty well and it's surroundings. Both of my parents are big animal lovers as am I. I've grown up with terriers, a beagle, a Yorkie and also a husky! I have worked at a dog daycare for 2 years and I've volunteered at NKLA for a year and a half. Due to my coursework at SMC, I am dedicating my time for school, however, would love the opportunity to meet your dog on my days off and study breaks!

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Isabel MHuntington Park, CA

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“Will walk or run MILES with your pups!”

I love to walk everywhere, and taking your pups along with me is one of my passions! Since I was 13 years old I have been walking dogs and pet-sitting. I'm comfortable with dogs of all size and age and am more than happy to follow any instructions and guidelines you give me! I can always sniff out the best trails and parks to make sure that the dogs enjoy themselves, and I like to bring a portable dog bowl along with me. Also experienced in pet-sitting!

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Can run with dogs, Oral medicine administration, Senior dog care, High energy dogs, Training experience, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

Caelyn DHuntington Park, CA

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“Your dog’s new best friend!”

Hi! I'm Caelyn. I'm a junior at Tufts University in Medford, MA but I grew up in San Francisco with 3 dogs: two golden retrievers and a yellow lab. I also volunteered with Pets Are Wonderful Support (PAWS) throughout high school. Dogs have been a big part of my life as long as I can remember, and I know they're a huge part of yours as well. I love dogs, I love to exercise, and I can't wait to meet you

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Maya WHuntington Park, CA

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“Dogs are our link to paradise. (:”

I will make sure your dog(s) or puppy(s) are happy while being with me. I will give all the love he or she deserves. I also have my own personal business of fostering puppies on the side, if you’re looking for a new furry friend just let me know. I’m very experienced with how to take care of puppies and dogs. I’ve bottle fed puppies that have been taken away from their mom too early. I look forward to taking the responsibility of your furry friends! :)

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Christian AHuntington Park, CA

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I’m a certified animal trainer, as well as worked with animals my whole life whether it was my dogs, or walking and sitting for others. I’m a fun, caring, and hard working person, all your dogs will be treated like my own, with love. Can’t wait to meet your furry family members!

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Dog first aid and/or CPR, Can run with dogs, Oral medicine administration, Injected medicine administration, Senior dog care, Special needs dog care, High energy dogs, Training experience, Dogs who pull, Puppy care, Fast walker

About Dog Training in Huntington Park, CA

Training Fun Fact #1:

One of the trickiest parts of training your pooch is getting them to stay, especially for an extended period. If you're tired of your dog jumping all over you, or your dog pounces on food you drop on the floor, this can be a useful trick to teach your woofer. Teach your dog 'sit' first, and then use a stern voice, hand gestures, and some treats, to help them learn. Over two weeks, you should notice you can step further and further away, without your puppy becoming impatient.

Training Fun Fact #2:

You might have some chickens that like to roam around your yard if you live in the country or on a farm. But how do you get your four-legged friend not to attack your chickens? The best way to achieve success is by introducing your pup to your chickens on a leash, while your hens are secure in their coop. Using strong commands, watching your dog's body language, and constant practice are all essential techniques. It may be slow going, but after several weeks, you should see your pup warm to your feathery friends. 

Training Fun Fact #3:

Sick of oversleeping and missing work? Well, you can train your dog to wake you up in the mornings! Within a month, your dog can learn how to get you up by associating an alarm with their clicker, or by only allowing your dog on your bed when it's time to rise and shine. You can even condition this behavior and get your dog to wake you with a bark, a nudge, or a lick. 

Average Cost of Dog Training in Huntington Park, CA

It can be tough to find the perfect dog training class in Huntington Park, with so many teachers and types of classes available. Before signing you and Fido up for any sessions, there are a few things to contemplate. 

First, you'll want to make sure you book a class with your chosen mentor weeks in advance, as dog training classes fill up quickly in Los Angeles. Secondly, many classes require a non-refundable deposit, so make sure you can commit to a set date and time before rushing to book anything.

Once you've got to grips with the terms and conditions, consider what type of class you want Tucker to attend. If you fancy a one-on-one private training session, you can expect to spend some extra cash. In the Huntington Park area, private classes can cost anywhere from $100- $175 an hour. You can usually get a discount by committing to several sessions, but make sure you don't miss any; otherwise, you might lose your down payment.

Many dog owners opt for group puppy training and obedience classes, as this gets their pups used to being following directions in a hectic environment with lots of distractions. These classes are also much cheaper than private ones and generally cost between $115-$140 for a four to six-week course. Obedience classes and puppy training courses cost roughly the same, so you can get your pup through canine college for under $250. 

If you can't afford to pay over $100 a class or don't want to commit to a month-long training course, it can be tricky to find the perfect Huntington Park dog trainer. Luckily, there are Huntington Park dog trainers on the Wag! platform. These sessions cost $60, half as much as most other dog trainers on the market. Does your shy Shih Tzu need help socializing? Dog trainers with Wag! can even personalize their sessions to help meet your pupper's specific needs.  

Going Off-Leash in Huntington Park, CA

Unfortunately, there aren't any off-leash dog parks in Huntington Park; however, there are some excellent places to test your dog's skills in the surrounding area. Before heading to any dog park, make sure your dog is tagged and has up-to-date vaccinations, as many dog parks require this before letting your dog roam free. 

The Boneyard in Culver City is a popular spot for dog walkers, with a one-acre dog run split into two areas for large and small dogs. This dog park is usually pretty busy, so it's a great place to see how your dog deals with large groups of other pups. 

Another "pawpular" choice is the Rio San Gabriel Dog Park in Downey. This dog park is quite small, so it's definitely worth taking your pup on a leashed walk first if they're bursting with energy. Due to its small size, this park is a great place to socialize your dog without there being crowds of people around making your pooch nervous.  

Dog Training in Huntington Park

Dog trainers with Wag! know their stuff, and usually have a range of qualifications suited to improving your dog's obedience and social skills. Each dog trainer on the Wag! platform has a star rating, and there are tons of superstar trainers in Los Angeles who are itching to help your dog live their best life.

Huntington Park dog trainers are used to working with a range of different doggos, including German Shepherds, one of the most popular breeds in the area. German Shepherds are loyal, obedient, and make great service dogs. To get a German Shepherd on their best behavior, they need plenty of stimulation. Thankfully, there are tons of activities you can try with your woofer to make sure they grow up to be a loyal companion.

Whether you own a German Shepherd or a Chihuahua, your pup could always do with some training to ensure they can make lots of furry friends and listen to your commands. Check out a dog trainer on the Wag! platform today and unleash your pooch's potential!