Using ethical, science-based behavior modification strategies

Reactivity & Aggression Programs

At Wise Canine, our behavior modification programs are tailored to address a range of behavior challenges with compassionate, science-based strategies. Whether your dog exhibits reactive behaviors such as barking, lunging, growling, or snapping, or struggles with stress on walks, our specialized programs are designed to support you and your dog. We aim to help you create a dog who can engage with you in stressful situations while reducing stress and building a stronger bond with you.

With a focus on understanding and addressing the root causes of behavior issues, we are dedicated to helping you and your dog navigate challenges and thrive together.

You Will Learn

  • To observe and understand your dog's behavior

  • To identify your dog's stressors and triggers

  • To manage your dog in difficult situations

  • To implement humane, science-based behavior modification strategies to reduce fear and aggression

Your Dog Will Learn

  • To focus on you when triggers appear

  • To offer desirable alternative behaviors (instead of barking or lunging)

  • To build confidence around triggers

  • To look to you for direction in difficult situations



Using compassionate, science-backed behavior modification techniques. You'll learn how to replace behaviors like barkinga and lunging, with calm, focused behavior.


Receive personalized attention with training customized to focus on you and your puppy's individual needs. Available in-home, at our facility, or in public places.



We can make training easy, by doing the work for you. We'll come to your home to train your dog. We’ll transfer the results through private lessons.


Join a small group class with a maximum of 6 dog. Receive the space and attention you need to create a well-mannered dog. Enjoy a supportive environment using modern, positive training.

Classes fill quickly. We highly recommend registering early.


Need help determining the best training solution for you and your dog? Contact us describing your training goals and challenges. We like details!

Considering Day Training or Private Training? Contact us for more details. These are popular services and it may take a number of weeks to start working with a Wise Canine Trainer.

We train using only positive, science-based approaches using the latest modern research. This means that we will use things your dog enjoys (treats, toys, and games) to train your dog. Stressful or painful corrections are not included in our training strategies.

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