Dog Training California

For those of you living in California and looking for professional training for your German Shepherd, we’ve put together a list of professional dog trainers in your state.

This list is by no means comprehensive, but it will definitely give you a good place to start as you look for a good trainer for you and your dog. And don’t miss our article from certified trainer Kevin Duggan on what to look for in a dog trainer.


[If you are a dog trainer or operate a training facility in the state of California and would like to have your business added to this list, please don’t hesitate to contact us.]

Trainer / Training FacilityDescription
Jim Canino Dog Training
13351 Borden Ave
Sylmar CA 91342
Phone: (818) 362-0717
"Your choice depends on the amount of time & work you wish to devote to your dog's education Our training staff is comprised of two longtime professionals ""Jim & Leah Canino "" Unlike any other training facility we know of we hire no ""assistant trainers."""
1544 Avohill Dr
Vista CA 92084
Phone: (760) 749-0897
Pro-Train is an organization of professional dog trainers dedicated to the training of top quality animals for the purpose of private ownership of properly trained and obedient dogs for individual or family companionship and protection.
Bark To Basics
23411 Via Linda
Mission Viejo CA 92691
Phone: (949) 458-2275
Using positive reinforcement based training techniques Melissa helps pet owners learn how to effectively communicate with their dogs so both can live together happily.
Master Dog Training
23245 Collins St
Woodland Hills CA 91367
Phone: (818) 290 – 9411
Master Dog Training trained specialists and their dogs for different tasks such as airport and railway service port and road control checkpoints as well as bomb and drug detection and human tracking.
Big Basin Dog Training
4554 Claribel Rd
Modesto CA 95357
Phone: (209) 869-3647
We are Gary and Peggy Park owners of Big Basin Dog Training This wide range of experience enables us to provide quality basic training for your family pet as well as advanced competition-quality obedience tracking and protection for those seeking higher levels of training.
183 S Indianola Ave
Sanger CA 93657
Phone: 559-355-9915
A PROMISE KENNELS is serious hobby breeders which means that they DO SOMETHING with our dogs: conformation obedience and use them for Therapy Dogs and Assistance dogs and occasionally they get to go hunting
Happy Tails To You
2045 Woodard Rd
San Jose CA 95124
Phone: (408) 267-7606
Happy Tails to You Dog Training is on the Humane Society of Santa Clara Valley's trainer referral list and has been affiliated with the Association of Pet Dog Trainers since 1996
Cool Dog Training
35581 Glenoaks Rd
Temecula CA 92592
Phone: (951) 676-9622
Cool Dog Training located on 3 1/2 acres in Temecula Valley Wine Country our 2600 square foot Training and Day School Center was built in 2008 and caters to family dog training and play
Ace Dog Sports
677 Toland Pl
San Francisco CA 94124
Phone: (415) 643-5808
Since 1989 Ace Dog Sports has evolved into San Francisco’s hottest most professional agility training center. Our students range from the casual enthusiast to internationally ranked competitors
Alan's Canine Training And Kennels
5529 Hay Rd
Vacaville CA 95687
Phone: (707) 447-4973
Alan’s Canine Training and Kennels is currently open for dog training at our new facility in Vacaville where we live and we breed quality German Shepherds from pure German lines for working-dog families