Dog Training In Orange County and Long Beach

OC Dog Training
OC Dog Training

Are you looking for dog training classes in the 562 or 714?
Dog training advice and tips that will help you tap into the powerful social bond of love that exists between you and your pet.
714-827-4058

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Learn how training can overcome and prevent behavior problems by establishing trust between you and your special pet.

With in home dog training I come to your home to train your dog in its home environment. As your dog gains new social skills we then start training in the community. With personal dog training we can customize the training program to your dogs personality and your needs.

My dog Behavior training programs consist of

  • (In home training programs)Teaching up to 22 dog training commands and behaviors.
  • Introduction and orientation to my unique owner / pet education system
  • Reinforcement and reward training
  • Learn how to keep your dog from pulling on the leash. This conditioning technique even work for obedience school dropouts.
  • Discover a sophisticated reinforcement based method to teach your canine kid not to touch, jump, or sniff,
  • The command “off” (don’t touch) used as a primary foundation exercise
  • Leash and collar training
  • The “Easy” command. Another primary foundation exercise
  • Handling exercises to build trust. Because dominance over a pet is not enough to ensure reliable and happy compliance.
  • House manners and yard manners
  • Potty training and housebreaking
  • House training – potty training secret that can help the most difficult to train dogs.
  • Successful potty conditioning routine that contradicts what many traditional obedience experts will tell you
  • Socialization training
  • Learn a heeling pattern that’s the exact opposite of what AKC obedience experts use for competition training. It works best for pet dogs in real life situations, even though it might not get you points in the ring. I have also trained K9 police dogs and AKC obedience if you prefer that style of training.

With my unique dog behavior training programs you can save time, energy, and maybe even your dogs life

Andrew from OC Dog Training at the Pet Expo
Andrew from OC Dog Training at the Pet Expo

I have spent most of my life learning about and teaching others about animal behavior.

Imagine, in just 5 lessons you can discover many of the training secrets that took me over 30 years to learn

My training programs are particularly effective for teaching new puppies the house rules. I use a lot of positive reinforcement training with the puppy development programs. I do this so the puppy can start learning important lessons right from the beginning. Using positive reinforcement will also allow your pup to work for longer periods of time without being excessively affected by the negative effects of stress. Although we want to keep stress down during certain parts of the learning process, we also need to teach the puppy how to deal with the stress encountered in daily life. At some point stress tolerance exercises need to be incorporated into the training program.

What can be expected from this training? My integrated 7 track system can teach you how to begin managing your dog’s behavior on the very first visit! usually the first training visit involves a temperament evaluation, training orientation, and the first hands on dog training lesson.  Many people find their dog’s behavior dramatically improves after the first class.

Training a Great Dane
Training a Great Dane

My Training System gives you the essential tools and the practical knowledge you need to realize your dogs full potential.

If you need help with your puppy or dog’s behavior
Call today to make an appointment with your dog trainer Andrew Ledford at 714-827-4058
Adaptive Dog Training™ Orange County, Long Beach, and all the 562 area.

Training for your dog and instruction for you

Dog Training – Puppy Training, Potty Training & Dog Obedience Training