Tailspin Petworx offers the following services in the City of Toronto within the boundaries of: Lake Ontario in the south, Jane Street in the west, York Mills in the north and Victoria Park in the east.  If you are outside of my service area, I would be happy to refer you to another reputable and experienced trainer in your area.

Skype consults also available for distance clients.

Puppy Prep:

Where to find a puppy, pick a breed or mix and how to integrate them into your home. Choosing a good, reputable breeder or rescue and how to find a reputable dog walker.

Urban puppy program:

Introduction to dog behaviour, management and beginning training. House-training, socialization, feeding and management/prevention of problems as the puppy matures. How to choose a dog walker or daycare.

Remedial socialization and/ or dog park safety:

How to safely socialize your dog with other dogs, assessment of dog suitability for dog parks and or classes, basic dog park manners/behaviours: recall, leave it, leashing up and approach to park. Referral to reputable classes if needed.

New rescue/pet integration:

How to safely bring a new adult dog into your house. Animal rescues can sometimes have hidden fears and anxieties, and we can asses your new pet's needs while working on a game plan on how to safely join your new pet to your family and environment. 
Reactive dog/fearful dog training:

Anxiety and fear reduction. Basic manners and tools for owners. Full consult on behaviour and understanding the underlying emotional context to the behaviours.

Classes:

Occasional Canine Good Neighbour classes available through Petunia and Company http://petuniaandcompany.com/

Seminars: 

Dog body language, safety, how to use positive reinforcement and more. Contact me for information on the seminars I can lead for you. 

Day training:

For the busy home or professional.  I will come to your home and work with your dog on the behaviour program decided on in consultation. In 30-60 minute sessions I will teach the basic skills, proof them and then provide one consult a week to transfer behaviours to the dog's family.

Prices:
Initial consultation: 
$175 and lasts approximately 1 -1/2 hours. In home only. Consult is mandatory for any program.

Training sessions:  $90 per hour, package of 6 - $500 / Daytraining is 5x 1 hour or 10 half hour sessions plus update consult for $500