Encinitas has many different dog training programs and courses. From dog obedience training to agility training, there are training programs to fit everyone’s needs.
Dog training has a wide range of advantages for dogs and humans alike. Enrolling in a dog training program is a great way to socialize your dog and to learn the basics of obedience skills.
Below you will find a collection of all dog trainers located in Encinitas.
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|1,825||Dog trainer||Paws'itive Teams||San Diego||CA||92123||RVQ9+3R San Diego, California||https://pawsteams.org||(858) 558-7297||32.84||-117.13||32.8378207-117.1304906||9225 Chesapeake Dr||4.00||4 reviews|
|1,859||Dog trainer||Sit Means Sit Dog Training San Diego||San Diego||CA||92131||WV2Q+XP San Diego, California||https://sitmeanssit.com||(858) 621-3647||32.90||-117.11||32.9024717-117.1105818||10035 Carroll Canyon Rd suite d||5.00||21 reviews||8AM to 5PM||8AM to 5PM||8AM to 5PM||8AM to 5PM||8AM to 5PM||8AM to 5PM||8AM to 5PM|
|1,879||Dog trainer||Jessica L. Fisher, The Furry Family Coach||San Diego||CA||92131||WWP2+6W San Diego, California||https://jessicalfisher.com||(512) 591-8635||32.94||-117.10||32.9356783-117.0976742||10755 Scripps Poway Pkwy UNIT 124||5.00||1 review||Closed||Closed||Closed||Closed||Closed||Closed||Closed|
|1,837||Dog trainer||The Mike Mota Method of Dog Training||San Diego||CA||92122||VR56+WX San Diego, California||https://themikemotamethodofdogtraining.com||(858) 782-1808||32.86||-117.19||32.8598567-117.1875014||7330 Steinbeck Ave||5.00||2 reviews||10AM to 7PM||10AM to 7PM||10AM to 7PM||10AM to 7PM||10AM to 7PM||10AM to 7PM||10AM to 7PM|
|1,868||Dog trainer||Petco Dog Training||San Diego||CA||92126||WV83+2H San Diego, California||https://stores.petco.com||(858) 693-1131||32.92||-117.15||32.9150842-117.1457379||8290 Mira Mesa Blvd||5.00||1 review||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM|
|1,854||Dog trainer||Karma Dog Training||San Diego||CA||92121||VQVJ+RF San Diego, California||https://karmadogtrainingsandiego.com||(858) 444-0137||32.89||-117.22||32.8944196-117.2186602||10441 Roselle St||4.80||13 reviews||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 8PM|
|1,940||Pet trainer||Petco Dog Training||San Diego||CA||92127||2V9Q+H9 San Diego, California||https://stores.petco.com||(858) 613-0197||33.02||-117.11||33.0189623-117.1115575||10537 4S Commons Dr #171||9:30AM to 8:30PM||9:30AM to 8:30PM||9:30AM to 8:30PM||9:30AM to 8:30PM||9:30AM to 8:30PM||9:30AM to 8:30PM||9:30AM to 8:30PM|
|1,861||Dog trainer||Absolute K-9||San Diego||CA||92121||WQ5C+HQ San Diego, California||https://absolutek9.com||(858) 643-0010||32.91||-117.23||32.908902-117.228064||11339 Sorrento Valley Rd||4.60||11 reviews||6AM to 10PM||6AM to 10PM||6AM to 10PM||6AM to 10PM||6AM to 10PM||6AM to 10PM||6AM to 10PM|
|1,889||Dog trainer||Finest City Dog Training||San Diego||CA||92130||WQXF+CV San Diego, California||https://finestcitydogtraining.com||(619) 379-5330||32.95||-117.23||32.948582-117.225321||4217 Plaza De La Siena||4.30||12 reviews||9AM to 7PM||9AM to 7PM||9AM to 7PM||9AM to 7PM||9AM to 7PM||9AM to 7PM||9AM to 7PM|
|1,891||Dog trainer||Spot On Training||San Diego||CA||92130||XQ39+CR San Diego, California||https://spotontrainingsd.com||(619) 502-0082||32.95||-117.23||32.9536407-117.2305015||3525 Del Mar Heights Rd #407||5.00||1 review||9AM to 7PM||9AM to 7PM||9AM to 7PM||9AM to 7PM||9AM to 7PM||9AM to 7PM||9AM to 7PM|
|1,927||Dog trainer||San Diego Pet Training||Rancho Santa Fe||CA||92067||XRW3+QX Rancho Santa Fe, Califor||https://sdpettraining.com||(619) 200-1567||33.00||-117.20||32.9971997-117.1950053||6461 El Apajo||4.60||8 reviews||8AM to 7PM||8AM to 7PM||8AM to 7PM||8AM to 7PM||8AM to 7PM||8AM to 7PM||8AM to 7PM|
|2,003||Dog trainer||Peticularly Perfect||Escondido||CA||92025||4W73+2M Escondido, California||https://petperfectcare.com||(760) 385-3738||33.11||-117.10||33.1125713-117.095747||500 La Terraza Blvd #150||4.70||14 reviews||7AM to 9PM||7AM to 9PM||7AM to 9PM||7AM to 9PM||7AM to 9PM||7AM to 9PM||7AM to 9PM|
|2,006||Dog trainer||Petco Dog Training||Escondido||CA||92025||4W93+6C Escondido, California||https://stores.petco.com||(760) 781-1600||33.12||-117.10||33.1178458-117.0962773||1000 W Valley Pkwy||5.00||2 reviews||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM|
|2,004||Dog trainer||Ups 'N Downs Agility Club||Escondido||CA||92029||4V7X+V6 Escondido, California||https://ups-n-downs.org||33.11||-117.10||33.1148613-117.10186||1290 W Valley Pkwy||5.00||1 review|
|1,898||Dog trainer||Linda Michaels, M.A. -- Do No Harm Dog Training||Del Mar||CA||92014||XP5M+HR Del Mar, California||https://dogpsychologistoncall.com||(858) 259-9663||32.96||-117.27||32.9590403-117.2654089||122 15th St||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM|
|1,911||Dog trainer||Petco Dog Training||Del Mar||CA||92014||XQH2+VR Del Mar, California||https://stores.petco.com||(858) 259-0110||32.98||-117.25||32.979742-117.2480621||2749 Via De La Valle||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM|
|1,996||Dog trainer||Next Step Service Dogs||Escondido||CA||92029||3VW7+FV Escondido, California||https://nextstepservicedogs.org||(760) 438-9190||33.10||-117.14||33.0961519-117.1353111||Harmony Grove||4.90||8 reviews|
|2,013||Dog trainer||TLAD University (Think Like A Dog)||Escondido||CA||92029||4VHG+QX Escondido, California||https://tladu.com||(760) 745-9900||33.13||-117.12||33.1294405-117.1226147||2750 Auto Park Way||Open 24 hours||Open 24 hours||Open 24 hours||Open 24 hours||Open 24 hours||Open 24 hours||Open 24 hours|
|2,028||Dog trainer||Fox Run Play and Train||Escondido||CA||92026||4VXQ+RP Escondido, California||https://foxrunplayandtrain.com||(562) 841-9238||33.15||-117.11||33.1496197-117.1107912||1430 Leland Way||5.00||27 reviews||8AM to 5:30PM||8AM to 5:30PM||8AM to 5:30PM||8AM to 5:30PM||8AM to 5:30PM||8AM to 5:30PM||8AM to 5:30PM|
|1,962||Dog trainer||Brent Cady Dog Training||Encinitas||CA||92024||2QWH+XF Encinitas, California||https://brentcadydogtraining.com||(760) 283-0989||33.05||-117.22||33.0473858-117.2212569||3130 El Camino Del Norte|
|1,958||Dog trainer||Lu Meyer's Obedience Academy||Encinitas||CA||92024||2QW8+29 Encinitas, California||(760) 436-3571||33.05||-117.23||33.0450071-117.2340242||464 Cole Ranch Rd||5.00||1 review|
|1,934||Dog trainer||Argos Dog Training||Cardiff||CA||92007||https://argosdogtraining.com||(760) 846-7091||33.02||-117.27||33.0170252-117.2734901||5.00||1 review|
|1,943||Dog trainer||Dog Busters San Diego||Cardiff||CA||92007||2PCF+CM Cardiff, Encinitas, CA||https://dogbusterssandiego.com||(760) 978-5513||33.02||-117.28||33.0209849-117.2759131||2261 Edinburg Ave||5.00||8 reviews|
|1,952||Dog trainer||The Cognitive Dogs||Encinitas||CA||92024||2PMP+PQ Encinitas, California||https://thecognitivedogs.com||(760) 408-0675||33.03||-117.26||33.0342644-117.2631139||1311 Crest Dr||5.00||3 reviews||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM|
|1,987||Dog trainer||Petco Dog Training||Carlsbad||CA||92009||3QJ8+FM Carlsbad, California||https://stores.petco.com||(760) 633-2241||33.08||-117.23||33.0813035-117.2333978||3421 Via Montebello||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM|
|2,022||Dog trainer||Canine Wellness Center||San Marcos||CA||92078||4RQ9+9R San Marcos, California||33.14||-117.18||33.1384607-117.1803865||801 Grand Ave #4|
|1,970||Dog trainer||K 9 Coach||Encinitas||CA||92024||3P6M+3M Encinitas, California||33.06||-117.27||33.060208-117.2657906|
|1,955||Dog trainer||Dog Mom K9||Encinitas||CA||92024||2PV8+26 Encinitas, California||https://dogmomk9.com||(760) 782-7947||33.04||-117.28||33.042588-117.2843957||389 Requeza St|
|1,954||Dog trainer||Get Pawsitive Dog Training||Encinitas||CA||92024||2PR8+V3 Encinitas, California||https://getpawsitive.com||(858) 336-3590||33.04||-117.28||33.0422103-117.2847948||389 Requeza St||5.00||16 reviews||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM|
|1,961||Dog trainer||Petco Dog Training||Encinitas||CA||92024||2PW8+JJ Encinitas, California||https://stores.petco.com||(760) 697-9726||33.05||-117.28||33.0466687-117.2833382||453 Encinitas Blvd||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM|
|2,023||Dog trainer||Petco Dog Training||San Marcos||CA||92078||4RR5+9J San Marcos, California||https://stores.petco.com||(760) 304-7561||33.14||-117.19||33.1409418-117.1910247||141 S Las Posas Rd||3.60||5 reviews||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM|
|1,988||Dog trainer||Dog Mom Dog Training||Carlsbad||CA||92009||3PMX+4V Carlsbad, California||(760) 782-7947||33.08||-117.25||33.0827302-117.2503452||2774 Levante St|
|1,964||Dog trainer||Take the Lead Canine Training||Encinitas||CA||92024||2PX7+RX Encinitas, California||(760) 917-5976||33.05||-117.29||33.0495017-117.2852457||155 Saxony Rd||5.00||1 review|
|1,990||Dog trainer||Hot Dog On A Leash||Carlsbad||CA||92009||3PPR+JX Carlsbad, California||https://hotdogonaleash.com||(760) 809-4020||33.09||-117.26||33.0866466-117.2576287||7624 Sitio Del Mar||4.90||15 reviews||8AM to 6PM||8AM to 6PM||8AM to 6PM||8AM to 6PM||8AM to 6PM||8AM to 6PM||8AM to 6PM|
|1,971||Dog trainer||Northcoast Greyhounds||Encinitas||CA||92024||3P65+68 Encinitas, California||https://northcoastgreyhounds.net||(707) 498-6282||33.06||-117.29||33.0605142-117.2917872||611 Ocean View Ave||5.00||1 review|
|1,973||Dog trainer||Pat's Pack||Encinitas||CA||92024||3P62+R5 Encinitas, California||https://patspack.com||(619) 822-5079||33.06||-117.30||33.0620036-117.2995225||699 N Vulcan Ave SPC #86||5.00||6 reviews||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 8PM|
|2,012||Dog trainer||Affection Dog Training||Carlsbad||CA||92009||4QG5+58 Carlsbad, California||(760) 476-9413||33.13||-117.24||33.1255117-117.2417101||6154 Paseo Jaquita|
|1,979||Dog trainer||Doggywood Dog Training||Encinitas||CA||92024||3M9W+99 Encinitas, California||https://doggywood92024.com||(858) 342-4431||33.07||-117.30||33.0684625-117.3040079||1114 N Coast Hwy 101||5.00||2 reviews|
|2,041||Dog trainer||Kindred Spirits Dog Training||Vista||CA||92084||5Q9W+93 Vista, California||https://kindredspiritsk9.com||(760) 630-4824||33.17||-117.20||33.1683341-117.2046881||2317 Cherimoya Dr STE B||4.70||65 reviews||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM|
|2,049||Dog trainer||Get Pawsitive Dog Training||Vista||CA||92084||5QJV+WM Vista, California||https://getpawsitive.com||(858) 336-3590||33.18||-117.21||33.18229-117.205863||2140 Buena Creek Rd||5.00||1 review||7AM to 7PM||7AM to 7PM||7AM to 7PM||7AM to 7PM||7AM to 7PM||7AM to 7PM||7AM to 7PM|
|2,026||Dog trainer||Canine Playtime & Poop Patrol||Vista||CA||92081||4QW4+VX Vista, California||(760) 216-0608||33.15||-117.24||33.1471936-117.2425428||Mountain Pass Cir||5.00||2 reviews|
|2,009||Dog trainer||Canine Learning Centers||Carlsbad||CA||92011||4PCH+X8 Carlsbad, California||https://k9lrng.com||(760) 822-0606||33.12||-117.27||33.12255-117.2716812||2261 Cosmos Ct #102||4.30||9 reviews|
|2,034||Dog trainer||Hidden Valley Obedience Club||Vista||CA||92081||(760) 599-5353||33.16||-117.24||33.1606424-117.2382163||5.00||1 review|
|2,052||Dog trainer||Keehn On Dogs||Vista||CA||92083||5QQC+6X Vista, California||https://keehnondogs.com||(760) 945-8238||33.19||-117.23||33.1880602-117.2275828|
|2,055||Dog trainer||Petco Dog Training||Vista||CA||92081||5PRX+V3 Vista, California||https://stores.petco.com||(760) 631-5770||33.19||-117.25||33.1921837-117.2522715||520 Hacienda Dr||5.00||3 reviews||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM|
|2,068||Dog trainer||Dedicated To Dogs||Vista||CA||92085||(760) 521-4300||33.22||-117.23||33.2217739-117.226056|
|2,069||Dog trainer||Dane van Bommel- Lorenzos Dog Training Team||Vista||CA||92084||6QF7+48 Vista, California||https://lorenzosdogtrainingteam.com||(858) 692-3486||33.22||-117.24||33.2228649-117.2367382||1615 San Luis Rey Ave||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 8PM|
|2,047||Dog trainer||Dog Training in Oceanside CA||Oceanside||CA||92056||5PJ4+27 Oceanside, California||https://contentedcanines.us||(760) 726-3214||33.18||-117.29||33.1799658-117.2943519||3532 College Blvd|
|2,043||Dog trainer||Reinforce The Good - Pet Services||Carlsbad||CA||92008||5MCG+P3 Carlsbad, California||33.17||-117.32||33.1719084-117.3249405||2306 Rising Glen Way UNIT 103||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM|
|2,067||Dog trainer||Contented Canines||Oceanside||CA||92056||6PCC+7H Oceanside, California||https://contentedcanines.us||(760) 726-3214||33.22||-117.28||33.2207037-117.2785618||1482 Mountain Meadow Dr||4.00||4 reviews||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM|
|2,046||Dog trainer||Performance K9 Training||Carlsbad||CA||92008||5MHF+6R Carlsbad, California||https://performancek9training.com||(760) 685-6804||33.18||-117.33||33.1780875-117.3254461||2588 S El Camino Real Suite F-310||5.00||12 reviews||8AM to 7PM||8AM to 7PM||8AM to 7PM||8AM to 7PM||8AM to 7PM||8AM to 7PM||8AM to 7PM|
|2,036||Dog trainer||John's Natural Dog Training Company||Carlsbad||CA||92008||5M62+FG Carlsbad, California||https://johnknowsdogs.com||(858) 395-0050||33.16||-117.35||33.1612448-117.3486968||Roosevelt St||3.90||7 reviews|
|2,050||Dog trainer||Petco Dog Training||Oceanside||CA||92054||5MM8+28 Oceanside, California||https://stores.petco.com||(760) 967-7387||33.18||-117.33||33.1825977-117.3341296||2445 Vista Way||1.00||1 review||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM||10AM to 6PM|
|2,060||Dog trainer||Specialty Dog Training||Oceanside||CA||92058||6J5W+QX Oceanside, California||https://specialtydogtraining.com||(855) 287-8659||33.21||-117.35||33.2095142-117.3526454||2909 San Luis Rey Rd||4.90||60 reviews||8AM to 6PM||8AM to 6PM||8AM to 6PM||8AM to 6PM||8AM to 6PM||8AM to 6PM||8AM to 6PM|
|2,061||Dog trainer||Pacific Pet Resort||Oceanside||CA||92058||6J5W+RX Oceanside, California||https://pacificpetresort.com||(760) 433-3088||33.21||-117.35||33.2095631-117.3526221||2909 San Luis Rey Rd||4.50||52 reviews||6:30AM to 7PM||6:30AM to 7PM||6:30AM to 7PM||6:30AM to 7PM||6:30AM to 7PM||6:30AM to 7PM||6:30AM to 7PM|
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Problems Dog Training Addresses
Dog training is the right solution for addressing many different dog behavioral problems including:
- Excessively licking
- Running away
- Counter surfing
- Excessive chewing
- Needless barking
- Ignoring the owner
Types of Dog Training
There are a few types of dog training classes that can be found in Encinitas. Choosing the right type largely depends on the age of your dog and what you are wanting to get out of the course.
Puppy classes could be the most helpful things you can do for a new puppy’s well-being. They create a foundation for future training classes and socialize your puppy in a positive setting during a very important period of their development. Most puppy will cover fundamental obedience training such as sit, stay, and come when called and work on puppy house training.
Basic Obedience Training
It’s a great for dogs of all ages to enroll in obedience classes for a variety of reasons. Obedience classes train your dog to listen to you and respond to your commands. Obedience training typically will start with the most basic commands and then move up to more advanced skills. Training can be conducted at a training facility but many owners take obedience training online.
In-Home Dog Classes
At-home or in-home dog training is ideal for dog owners that want to train their dogs but cannot attend in-person. Owners have the option to choose the type of skills learned during classes.
Service Dog Classes
Service dog training is a type of dog training where dogs learn to carry out services that help people with disabilities. Many breeds of dogs make excellent service dogs, but the most common service dog breeds are golden retrievers and Labrador retrievers. Most dog trainers who offer service dog training are highly specialized and typically only provide service dog training and therapy dog training classes.
Board & Train Programs
Board and training involves your dog staying with your trainer for about two to four weeks. During board and training, your trainer will work one-on-one with your dog to focus on specific behavioral issues and help them learn obedience commands. These programs are usually highly successful and typically have excellent success rates, however they are often not as popular compared to alternative training methods.
Group training is a common type of dog training which takes place in a group. Group training is usually held at a public place such as a park or pet store.
Tracking is a way of teaching your dog to detect and follow a scent. This can be helpful for search and rescue operations, and for tracking game. Tracking is popular for certain dog breeds including but not limited to bloodhounds, beagles and springer spaniels
This is a popular positive reinforcement training method where a clicking device makes a noise to indicate good behaviors. Clicker training can be used for training dogs to perform a variety of behaviors, including obedience, tricks, and even agility.
Obedience Trial Training
Obedience Trial is a dog sport in which a handler must lead their dog through a series of specified commands. The trial is structured to assess the dog handler’s ability to control their dog, as well as assessing your dog’s attentiveness and obedience. There are three types: Novice, Open, and Utility. Novice trials are the simplest, and are designed to ease in the handler and dog to the sport. Open obedience trials are more difficult and require the dog to demonstrate skills with distractions. Utility obedience trials are the most advanced, and test the dog’s ability to complete a various number of tasks.