Learn To Be A Dog Trainer!
Long Island, NY
NO force, NO training collars, NO leash "corrections", NO outdated methods of intimidation and dominance
South Shore K9 Academy!
Private dog trainer education for Dog Owners and Dog Professionals, with Long Island's only NYS licensed teacher of professional dog training & canine behavior, Brandon Karp. Learn how to properly train, understand and communicate with dogs using positive, Force-Free methods.
Whether you are looking to start your own dog training business or learn how to train your own dog, we offer the very best education, in-person and hands-on.
Professional Dog Trainer Program
Become a professional dog trainer and start your own dog training business. Learn one-on-one and in-person! A practical, hands-on approach to dog trainer education, turning training theory and fundamentals into real-life performance and success. If you want to become a professional dog trainer, this program is for you!
Dog Training for Dog Owners
Become your own Dog Trainer! Learn how to properly train, understand and communicate with your dog. Private instruction in the comfort of your home. Hands-on programs to achieve your goals for your dog.
Junior Dog Trainer-
This program is just for kids! (mom and dad can learn too). Let your kids learn the responsibility and care that goes into having their dog. Kids learn dog safety and bite prevention, basic care, how to teach their dog basic obedience and tricks, training games and how to help with behavior problems. Boosts confidence in both dogs and kids!
First Time Dog Owner Program
Whether you just got a new puppy or adopted a new dog, this program is for you! Get set on the right path, knowing everything you need to know for living with your family's new addition.
Dog Anxiety And Confidence Building Program
Is your dog anxious, nervous, shy, reactive, destructive, all of the above? If you answered YES, then this is the program for you. Learn how to help your dog overcome and thrive!
Dog Boarding School
board + train programs
Our one-of-a-kind, 21-day Board & Train programs for puppy training and obedience training. Your dog will live with, and train with Brandon Karp, day in and day out (in his home, not in a kennel). We build a solid foundation for your dog, and teach YOU how to continue with their success after they leave.
Study (and play) Abroad!
Want to learn how to be a dog trainer? Why not do it while living, learning and playing in the Caribbean! This is the ULTIMATE dog lover's adventure- a once in a lifetime chance to stay as a guest of Brandon's in the Caribbean. You'll learn all about dogs, dog training, dog behavior and the business of dog training. When not learning how to be a dog trainer, you'll be having fun snorkeling, paddle boarding, swimming with turtles, playing with dogs and just relaxing on white sand beaches.
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