About Us

Hello!  Our training team is here to help you and your pet have the best relationship possible.  We are Fear Free Certified, use only positive-reward based training techniques and focus on making training fun for everyone involved.  

Our training plans and classes are designed to be easily understood and implemented.  Positive reward-based training allows you and your dog to learn with no pressure or fear from corrections, and studies show that dogs that learn under these training conditions retain the trained behaviors for life because they are associated with fun and treats.  

Check out our classes and private lessons, and if you don't see what you are looking for let us know, we will create a training plan to fit your needs.  

Our Team

Kimberly Poisson

& Maven 


Kimberly has over 30 years experience working with dogs, raptors, and exotics on a multitude of training platforms, and only uses positive reward-based training methods.  

Kim has the following certifications:

  • Karen Pryor Certified Training Partner #80693

  • Fear-Free Certified Trainer

  • DMWYD Certified Trick Dog Instructor

  • DMWYD Certified Canine Conditioning Fitness Coach

  • DMWYD Stunt Dog Judge

  • AKC CGC/Trick evaluator

  • AKC STAR puppy instructor

  • AKC Fit Dog Instructor

  • UKC SPOT evaluator

  • Certified Pet Nutritionist

  • Certified Behavioral Consultant

  • Certified Pet Bereavement Counselor

  • Doggone Safe Bite Prevention counselor

Hannah Collison

& Brenn

 CTDI, CCFC & Trainer

Hannah began raising puppies for a local service dog organization seven years ago.

Since raising two dogs into successful working careers she has focused on her own dog. 

At 18 months Brenn earned three CGC titles, his Champion Trick Dog title, and is preparing to start competing in nosework trials.

Hannah uses only force-free positive-reward based training methods.  She continues to actively expand her knowledge and credentials.

Hannah has the following credentials:

  • DMWYD Certified Trick Dog Instructor

  • DMWYD Certified Canine Fitness Coach

  • AKC CGC and Trick Dog evaluator

Eli has five years experience training dogs and birds of prey. 

He is a positive reward-based clicker trainer and loves working with puppies.

Eli's specialty is puppy manners and socialization. 

Eli Poisson

Trainer & ATDI