Live A Happier Life Together With Your Dog

Bark Busters is the worldwide leader of in-home dog training. We’ve trained more than 1 million dogs and their pet parents using natural communication techniques. Our expert dog trainers and therapists resolve the most challenging dog behavior issues as well as teach dog and puppy obedience, all in your home. Any breed, age, or issue, we help clients live happier lives together with their dogs!

Our Services

Dog on Home Welcome Mat

Home Dog Training

All dogs need training and education. We focus on behavioral training – teaching your dog proper behavior in each situation – through clear communication and compassionate leadership.

Behavior Issues

Dog Behavior Issues

Our expert dog trainers and behavioral therapists resolve the most challenging dog behavior issues including aggression, destruction, separation anxiety, sibling rivalry, and more!

Bark Busters Puppy Training

Puppy Training

Build a basic foundation of trust and respect with your puppy. Our puppy training program may include crate training, housebreaking, manners, introduction to leash walking, and more!

See what Bark Busters clients have to say about our services

  • 4.97 Average Rating Average rating 4.97 out of 5 based on 15951 reviews.
  • 99.6% 4 or 5 stars 99.6% rate their experience with Bark Busters as 4 or 5 out of 5 stars.
  • 99.8% Would Recommend 99.8% would recommend Bark Busters to their friends and neighbors.
  • 99.7% Dog Responded 99.7% think that their dog responded to the training.
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Free Behavioral Quiz

Are you experiencing behavioral issues with your dog? Not sure where your dog could use improvement? We're here to help. Take our free behavioral quiz today.

Featured Breeds

Featured Dog Breeds

We work with thousands of dogs and every breed imaginable. Learn more about many of the breeds we work with daily.

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Join the Team

Interested in owning and operating your own small business while helping people and pets? Bark Busters is always looking for motivated, friendly self-starters to join our family.

Check out all our Tips, Advice & Recent News!

Bark Busters Dog Trainers Training Two Dogs

Tips for Every Dog - Why Training?

All dogs need some form of training and education. Love is vital to the bond you and your dog share, but on its own and without all the other elements of a strong relationship, your dog won’t feel fully fulfilled.

Large Group of Dogs of Various Breeds

Tips for Every Dog - Four Basic Needs

At Bark Busters, we believe that every dog has four basic needs. When these needs aren’t being met, misbehavior will likely follow.

Apartment living with your dog Bark Busters Home Dog Training

Apartment and Urban Living with Your Dog

Keep the peace with your dog in urban environments by managing your dog's behavior at home and in public. Learn about safety, etiquette, and proper training.
Summertime celebrations and safety tips for dogs

Summer Celebrations, Tips for Families with Dogs

Summertime brings summer holidays - often celebrated with pool parties, barbecues, bonfires, and of course, fireworks. It's also time to think about our canine companions and how we can ensure their safety and comfort during our favorite summer activities.

Preparing for a vet visit Bark Busters Home Dog Training

Preparing Your Dog for a Vet Visit

A first time vet visit can be stressful for pets and owners alike. Taking your dog to the vet is essential for their health and well-being. Help create a positive experience for your dog, and the vet team, by following our tips.

Featured on MSN News

Top Puppy Training Tips Featured by MSN News

Article on MSN News features expert tips from Bark Busters on raising a happy, healthy puppy for new dog parents.
Bark Busters Tips for Traveling with Your Dog

Tips for Safe Travel with Your Dog

Embarking on a summer adventure with your furry companion? Summer is a great season to get outside with your dog. However, traveling with a pet requires planning and consideration for a safe and enjoyable experience. No matter how you are getting to your destination, here are some tips to consider for a stress free journey.

Watch Bark Busters in Action

Bark Busters trainers give dog training tips and advice, as featured on local news stations. 

TedxUCSD Main Conference 2024

TEDxUCSanDiego 2024: Expiration Date

Bark Busters Master Trainer Justin Scher presented a lecture on his dog training methods titled "It’s Never Too Late to Change Your Dog’s Behaviors" at TEDxUCSD's 12th annual conference, held on May 18, 2024.

The Pet Buzz Radio Show

The Pet Buzz Radio Show

Dog Bite Prevention

The Pet Buzz radio host, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed, talks with Scott Schwab, Bark Busters National Director of Training, about why dogs bite and how to prevent a dog bite situation.


USA Today

The Today Show

Training Tips for Pandemic Pups

Over 23 million households adopted a new pet over the Covid-19 pandemic. Watch Michael Konstantaras from Bark Busters give tips to help your dogs adjust to the end of work-from-home.

NBC Los Angeles

NBC Los Angeles

Quarantined Dog Won't Stop Barking? Call Bark Busters.

Watch how Bark Busters, a company offering a much needed service, can train your dog to communicate without the “yips” and “woofs.”


The Jeff Katz Show Podcast

Kyle Milwit finds his calling with Bark Busters

Kyle Milwit of Bark Busters Richmond, joins CBS Crime Insider Jon Burkett as they discuss dog training and establishing leadership and communication with dogs by speaking their language.

The Pet Buzz Radio Show

The Pet Buzz Radio Show

Pet Feng Shui & Puppy Socialization

The Pet Buzz Radio Show host, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed, talks with with Scott Schwab, Bark Busters National Director of Training, about socializing your pooch.



Protecting your Pets in the Winter Months

Michael DiStassio and Nicole Martel from Bark Busters brought Daisy the pug and Boston terrier mix into the News 8 Studio to show us how to protect our pets in the winter months.

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