Best Dog Trainers in Halifax

Expert recommended Top 3 Dog Trainers in Halifax, NS. All of our dog trainers face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes everything from checking reviews, ratings, reputation, history, complaints, satisfaction, trust and cost to the general excellence. You deserve only the best!


60 Thornhill Drive, Unit 1, Dartmouth, Halifax, NS B3B 1S1 Directions

Since 2013

Playful Paws Doggy Daycare and Training Facility is focused on delivering high-quality customer service and satisfaction. They will do all they can to satisfy your expectations. They have the largest indoor/outdoor area, hands-on guidance and the care that your dog deserves. Their training company is based on the belief that the needs of their clients. Their whole team is committed to meeting those needs and the dogs' needs. Playful Paws Doggy Daycare and Training work with you and your dog to empower owners to achieve a better relationship with their dogs. Consequently, a high percentage of their business comes from repeat clients and referrals. They would welcome the chance to earn your trust and deliver the industry's best service.

Leash Walking, Behaviour Assessment, Private Lessons, Obedience and Confidence Building Exercises, Confidence Level 1, Tutoring, Training Assessment, Daycare, Puppy Pre-School, Classes and Training, Basic Grooming, Animal Communication, Gate Manners, Mild Behaviour Modification & Canine Reik

Price: Starts from $35 (Training Assessment)

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Mon - Fri 6:30 am - 6:30 pm
Sat & Sun Closed

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6300 Lady Hammond Road, Halifax, NS B3K 5X9 Directions

Since 2009

Sublime Canine Services classes focused on socializing and developing amusing puppies while troubleshooting typical puppy behaviours. It brings modern, humane dog training and dog walking to HRM. It is operated and owned by Adina and Amy MacRae. They teach basic manners and life skills to your dog. Their focus is on building fun relationships between people and their dogs. They offer puppy socialization classes, dog obedience training for both private and small groups. Free training advice is available in Sublime Canine Services.

Some Mild Behavior Modification, Daycare, Tricks, Leash and Gate Manners, Sit, Come When Called, Private Training, Puppy Socialization, Down, Obedience and Confidence-Building Exercises, Off Leash-Free Playtime, Speciality Classes, Basic and Advanced Life Skills, Leave It, Stay, Polite Leash Walking & Go to Bed

Price: $160(taxes not included in price) - Puppy Socialization for 8-16 weeks old

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Mon - Thu 6:30 pm - 9:15 pm
Sat 9:30 am - 1:30 pm
Sun 4:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Fri Closed

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6390 Lady Hammond Road, Halifax, NS B3K 2S5 Directions

Since 2012

Jollytails is an independent facility owned by Nova Scotia that features food and retail, dog daycare, training and grooming in the beautiful Halifax Peninsula. Their facilities feature spacious outdoor and indoor spaces, with an outdoor area fully covered with green turf, giving the park look and feel. They have top-notch retail stores carrying unique training tools and local products not found in regular box store pet shops. They do a lot of research to bring you at the best price the best quality foods, treats and accessories. Jollytails also offers to groom, and they specialize in training courses for adult dogs and puppies, as well as private behaviour modification for anxiety and aggression. They have solutions to any problem you have with your dog.

Target Training, Agility, Polite Greetings (No Jumping), Training Services and Schedules, Puppy Socialization, Behavior Advice, Surviving Adolescence, Rescue, Loose Leash Walking, Dog Grooming, Reactive Dog, Shelter Training Program, Drop-in Dog Socials, Doggy Daycare & Puppy School

Discount: Offers a Military/First Responders, and Seniors discounts & deals

Price: Starts from $10 plus HST(Puppy Socials)

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Mon - Fri 6:30 am - 7:30 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sun 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

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