Our Services

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Aunt Karen’s Lucky Dogs offers Puppy Coach programs for gentle socialization, good manners and functional obedience; Adolescent Survival programs with targeted workshops for help during your dog’s “teenage” stage; and, Drool and Dazzle workshops to add a little spit and polish to your adult dog’s obedience skills.

Aunt Karen also offers special handling-skills training for managing dogs in transition from rescue and aggression related challenges.


  • Behavior evaluations and customized solutions for you and your dog
  • Private lessons: Effective training in your home for your dog and your family.
  • Day training: I train your dog at your home while you are at work.
  • Board & Train: Your dog stays with Aunt Karen weekdays for three weeks.


  • Initial Consultation by phone is free of charge. 
  • Private lessons in your home are $75 per session. Travel fee may apply.
  • Walk-and -train: $40 per 30 minute training walk, consultation required.
  • Day training fee is based on your objectives and customized to suit your needs.
  • Board & Train Residency program. Limited availability. Please inquire.

Aunt Karen is a Certified Behavior Consultant-Canine using Applied Behavior Analysis (CBCC-KA) and a Certified Professional Dog Trainer (CPDT-KA) using reward-based training methods. She offers solution-based behavior consulting, obedience training, beginning agility games, rehabilitation for fearful dogs and complete puppy training packages.