Does your dog seem to forget their name every time you leave home?
Does your dog drag you on the other end of the leash?
Is your dog a little too helpful while you cook dinner?
Is your dog anxious or afraid at the veterinarian office?
Are you at your wits end with puppy problems?
We can help!
Now imagine your dog...
- Coming when you call
- Walking calmly by your side
- Sitting and lying down politely
- Is able take a walk without barking and lunging at passersby
- Waiting at the door until you say go
- Dropping items when you ask
Imagine a well-behaved dog who is a delight to live with and the envy of friends and neighbors.
It is possible, and we would love to help make it happen for you.
Why is Building Bonds the best trainer for you?
Private training customized for you. We coach you to train your dog, or let us do the work for you with our unique Day Training service.
For convenience. You’re busy. We get that, so that's why we offer options for even the busiest of pet parents.
Specialized classes to meet your specific needs. From puppies to reactive rovers to walking nicely on leash, we have classes covered in our centrally located and fun facility!
For speed. Our highly experienced dog trainer will have your dog learning in no time.
For results. Our professional dog trainer teaches skills that last a lifetime.
Peace of mind. Knowing that your trainer holds multiple certifications holding her to high standards of skill, expertise and ethics. That means great results for you and fun for your dog because we only use positive methods.
Meet Your Trainer
Kim Silver will customize a training program specifically designed to help you and your dog communicate and succeed together. Kim is skilled in using positive teaching and training techniques to get results and make training fun. Kim is educated about using science and behavior-based methods to make training efficient and effective.
Kim holds the gold standard Karen Pryor Academy Certified Training Partner (KPA CTP) certification and Pledges to teach and train using force-free principles so that you not only get fast results, training is safe for your dog. Kim is also certified through the Certification Council for Professional Dog Trainers the leading independent certifying organization for the dog training profession. Kim is also a Puppy Start Right Preschool Instructor.
Kim Silver has the innate ability to understand dogs' behavior and because of this she is able to train them with a minimum of effort. It is quite incredible to have her come to your home and in just a few minutes watch her get your dog to do what you despaired of getting him to do...