Dog Training Classes

Danae Smith, CPDT-KA, CTDI, CCC

Danae is a Certified Professional Dog Trainer in the role of Public Pet Training Programs Manager. She has been working with dogs for 15 years and has certifications as a Trick Dog Instructor and Canine Conditioning Coach, both of which focus on teaching owners fun and exciting things they can do with their dogs. To advance her knowledge of animal behavior, she studies advanced learning theory and attends continuing education courses and events regularly. She is also an AKC Canine Good Citizen evaluator to prepare dogs and owners to have well-behaved interactions outside the home.

She has a focus in learning and working with puppies on aspects such as socialization, manners and obedience, also helping all animals have stress free veterinary visits as a Fear Free Trainer. Her home is full or a variety of animals that all get to enjoy learning tricks, from dogs and cats to parrots and tortoises.

Danae’s Motto

“Let’s make training fun for you and your dog.”