Tissues, socks, shoes…the list goes on! Dogs love to get a hold of these items but they’re not always the safest items to turn into toys and we don’t want our nice pair of Nike’s to become the next chew toy! Common household items dogs often chew aren’t always soft material items, but could also include the kitchen chair legs and baseboards. Not only is having items throughout our house… Read More
Suburban K9 loves to help clients with their dogs! One of our most popular services is our In Home Dog Bootcamp. Our trainers will take your dog into their home to live with them during training! In this video a few of our trainers got together to work with their training clients on both obedience commands and manners.
Holly is working on obedience with her Board and Train, Chance. Working on his commands is only part of the fun, Holly has been able to fit in fun time as well! In our opinion, they go hand in hand and have to both be fulfilled in order to get dogs to be the best that they can be.
In this video Nelson is training with Cooper the Goldendoodle. Cooper is a great dog and is staying with Suburban K9 for our dog bootcamp. Nelson is training Cooper how to listen in all environments from the city to the country. Great job Cooper!
Dog Training can be a great way to spend some time outside with your bud! Katelyn is working with Finn during his board and train with Suburban K9. This 7.5 month old chocolate lab didn’t know stay or come at all before Katelyn started working with him. He seems pretty excited to come now! During his stay with Katelyn, Finn will learn all of his obedience commands and puppy skills… Read More
Katelyn is dog training and socializing Ernie! Ernie is a lovable Goldendoodle that is staying with Suburban K9 for our Board and Train program. He is a great pup and loves pretty much everything. He loves to play, to train, to meet new people and pretty much everything else! In this video he is practicing his leash training on a beautiful summer day. Practicing his obedience commands is a great… Read More
Once you have taught your dog the basic commands it is important to continue and challenge your dog’s mind. This will help ensure that your dog is well behaved in a vast array of situations. The good news is that you don’t need to spend hours and hours trying to think of situations to set up. You can simply train as you are performing tasks in your everyday life…. Read More
Obedience training in Chicagoland area. Molly is a young lab that is staying with Suburban K9 for our Board and Train program. All of our “guests” live in our trainers’ homes while they are trained. This allows us to ensure the dogs listen during normal household events such as the doorbell ringing or a delicious dinner being served.
Dog training in Elgin with Suburban K9. Watson the Portuguese Water Dog is staying with Suburban K9 for our board and train program. This video shows him training on a quiet country road. We train dogs everywhere from the country to the city. It is important that a dog listens to its handler no matter where they are, and they only get there through practice! Suburban K9 is Chicagoland’s premier… Read More
Puppy training with Alexis, our Territory Manager for Pittsburgh. Vedder is a 13 week old Vizsla that is staying with Suburban K9 for our Board and Train program. He is an absolute delight! In this video he is practicing his obedience outside in a fenced in yard. Great work Vedder!
Dog training isn’t the only fun we have around here! Charlie is staying with Suburban K9 for our Board and Train program. She is very smart and very energetic which means she needs a job to focus on! In this video Alexis is putting Charlie through her paces and working on fetch with an added twist. Breaking up the simple run and retrieve action, Charlie has to think about what… Read More
Jazzy has just started training with Suburban K9 but has already made a lot of progress. In this video Nelson is training her on a sidewalk in Highland Park. She is listening well and understands all of her commands. She has a long way to go before her training is complete, but she makes a ton of progress each day. In another week she will have mastered all of her… Read More
Puppy dog training in Chicago on how to stay with distractions. Max is a typical 8 month old puppy. He loves to run, jump, and act wild. Chasing kids is pretty high on his priority list! In this video, a Suburban K9 trainer is working on Max’s stay command. Max is asked to stay while multiple toys are thrown past him, a treat is tossed next to him, a dog… Read More
Obedience training and Socializing is the name of the game! Thor is a young Goldendoodle staying with Suburban K9 for our board and train program. He is staying with our trainer in Madison, Wisconsin. Thor is a friendly dog that needs to learn how to calm down. Pretty typical for a Goldendoodle! Our trainer is using obedience as a tool to Thor relax in exciting situations. Obedience provides a… Read More
Luca is a young German Shepherd that is staying with Suburban K9 to participate in our “doggie boot camp”. Luca is staying with our trainer in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and has already learned the majority of his commands.
Dog training and socializing in Chicago Suburb, Elgin. Karl is a one year old German Shepherd that is staying with Suburban K9 for our board and train program. He is now lucky enough to be owned by a loving family who rescued him from a bad situation. Karl is learning to listen to his commands both on and off leash. In this video he is practicing all of his… Read More
Dog training at a park with Suburban K9 Chicago. Trooper stayed with Suburban K9 for our board and train program. This video shows him training around an Australian Shepherd. We spend a lot of time training outside around as many distractions as possible. We want to ensure that our clients are able to take their dogs with them in public so that both human and dog can have fun!… Read More
The German Shepherd in this video was sent to Suburban K9 due to his aggression towards other dogs. He is staying with us for our doggie bootcamp. In the time we have had him, he has learned how to interact with other dogs both on and off leash. As long as his owners keep up his training, he will be able to enjoy a happy life around other dogs!… Read More
Chicago dog training this Golden Retriever staying with Suburban K9 for our board and train program. His name is Sparkie! His owners main goal is to be able to trust him off leash in public. We spend a lot of time practicing off leash come as well as off leash heel. After two weeks, Sparkie will be at the point where we can let him go off leash and… Read More
Kim was rescued from a South Korean dog meat factory farm at the age of 3 months. If she had not been rescued, she would either still be living in squalor or would have been eaten already. It is estimated that over 2 million dogs are eaten in South Korea each year. The farm was shut down by animal investigators due to the deplorable conditions. Many dogs are thrown into… Read More