Meet Our Trainer
Kat Klein CPDT-KA is a life long dog lover. Kat became a dog trainer after her journey with her own reactive/aggressive dog Meadow. Kat is certified by the Certification Council for Professional Dog Trainers. She is also a Fear Free Certified Trainer. This allows her to work in partnership with veterinary teams to prevent and alleviate fear, anxiety and stress and improve an animals well being during veterinary care and home care. She is a supporting member of the International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants. She is Doggone Safe certified and an AKC Canine Good Citizen evaluator.
It is her goal to help owners build a stronger training bond with their dogs.
Kat lives in West Brookfield and enjoys training her 5 dogs.
We offer a variety of fun classes!
Puppy Kindergarten: $155
A 6 week class for puppies ages 8 weeks to 4 or 5 months depending on your puppies size. We cover the basics of sit, down, stay, coming when called, walking nicely on a leash and more! We cover problem solving for housetraining, biting and chewing, barking, and other pesky puppy behaviors. We also offer a great opportunity for proper socialization. Get your puppy started off on the right paw!!
Basic Obedience: $155
A 6 week class for dogs 4-5 months and up. We cover the basics of sit, down, stay, coming when called, walking nicely on a leash and more. Our training centers on teaching your dog that calm quiet behavior will always get them what they want.
Intermediate Obedience : $145
A 6 week class to build on the skills your dog learned in Basic Obedience. We will be adding lots of fun distractions. We also play games that are fun for both dogs and their owners. Dogs must have completed Basic Obedience or Puppy Class. If your dog completed classes at another facility, or you have trained your dog at home, please contact us for an evaluation.
Reactive Rover: $265
Does your dog bark, growl or lunge at other dogs or people? Does he get SO excited to see other dogs that he tries to drag you to get to them? This 5 week class will help you with handling and troubleshooting and give your dog the skills to help him stay focused on you. This class is limited to 4 dogs.
This class is held outside. In the event of inclement weather, class will be postponed and will be made up on the end.
We offer group classes in three convenient locations.
Happy Tails Dog Training West Brookfield
Hubbardston Vet Clinic
Lil Canine Board and Train Spencer
In Home Lessons
Basic Problem Solving
$85 a visit
5 visit package $400
$105 a visit.
5 visit package $500
Dog/Dog aggression between resident dogs
$150 a visit.
5 visit package $725
* We add an extra $25 for each additional dog in the home.
Please Note * Packages must be used within 6 months and are non refundable.
We offer in home consultations for a variety of training challenges. House training, Basic Obedience, Separation Anxiety, Fear and Aggression and More. Private lessons must be paid for in advance. Lessons cancelled more than 24 hours in advance can be rescheduled. Lessons cancelled less than 24 hours in advance are non refundable.