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Professional Dog Training in Myrtle Beach, SC

A well-trained dog is a happy dog! And happy dogs mean happy owners. At K9 Cabana Dog Resort & Spa, we offer several professional dog training programs designed to enhance your relationship with your pet.

Dog Training with Tim

Intelligence, unconditional love, and an eagerness to learn.

Dogs already have the recipe to be perfect- they just need to be shown the way.

Training is key to creating the ideal relationship with your dog, and our team at K9 Cabana Dog Resort is here to guide you both.

Does your dog pull on the leash?  Does he jump on guests and run away when called?  These unwanted behaviors can be frustrating for you and your family.

Our job is to forge the understanding that will bring out the best of your canine companion.  Ask us about our proven training solutions!

Call us for a Complimentary Dog Training Evaluation! ($79 Value)

Free Dog Training Evaluation

No two dogs are alike, and neither are two training programs. To fully understand your dog and situation, we offer a complementary evaluation ($79 value). Prior to your visit, one of our experienced training specialists will gather important information about you and your pet to determine your individual needs. Then you’ll meet one-on-one to discuss the challenges you’re facing and our positive and proven solutions. Call us today to schedule your Free Dog Training Evaluation!

Proof of vaccinations is required in advance. Please fax vaccine records to 1-866-431-9545

  • Rabies
  • Distemper/Parvo
  • Bordetella

*Training packages are nonrefundable.

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Our Proven Method

We have successfully trained hundreds of dogs in the greater Myrtle Beach area.  Our approach uses a balance of techniques, leadership, and affection to reach our goal: improving your relationship with your dog.

Instead of relying on only one method of training, we combine various techniques tailored for your specific needs. This allows us to customize each dog’s training regimen, leading to better results for you and your family. Our method works for all dogs regardless of age and issues.

Our system is designed to meet three objectives:

  • Teach your dog to respond to verbal commands using a positive approach
  • Teach you and your family how to maintain your dog’s positive behaviors
  • Ensure your dog retains the knowledge and good manners learned in class

Call us today to schedule your Complementary Training Evaluation!

Tim Culver Dog Trainer

Our Head Trainer

Our leading expert is Tim Culver, who began his dog training career as a teenager in the US Marines as a Military Working Dog handler.  After completing the patrol and explosive detection course, he was selected to attend the Specialized Search Dog Trainer’s Course.  After three deployments, he left the Marines for a position with the US State Department leading the K9 Diplomatic Protection Services in Kabul, Afghanistan. Tim has excelled in the most challenging areas of dog training.  He now dedicates his experience and skills to help pet parents achieve happy relationships with their dogs.

Call us for a Complimentary Dog Training Evaluation! ($79 Value)

Dog Training Outcomes

Our training programs help your dog master common obedience commands such as sit, stay, lay down, come, and heel. We also take on challenging behavior problems such as potty training, barking, jumping on people, and pulling the leash. Our multi-faceted approach brings success for most dogs at any age.

After your dog’s training is complete, we pass the skills on to you to maintain what your dog has learned. Your training specialist will conduct a comprehensive departure lesson so you can confidently maintain and improve your dog’s new good manners.

Puppy Training at K9 Cabana

Bringing a new puppy home is a time for joy and celebration.  It’s also time to start thinking about very important training. The first few months are crucial for  a puppy’s development. Our training team will start you and your canine companion off on the right paw. Our training includes:

  • Crucial socialization your puppy needs with both dogs & humans
  • Walking calmly on a leash
  • Sit, down, stay, & other basic obedience commands
  • How to control a puppy’s chewing

Puppies go through a series of developmental periods in the early parts of their lives. We’re here to make the most out of your dog’s most impressionable days. Training is a team effort, and owners will be shown how to maximize their dog’s potential by maintaining good habits at home.

Call us today to schedule your Free Dog Training Evaluation!

Common Dog Training Myths

Here are some common misunderstandings about dog training:

Older dogs can be trained. It’s true that puppies are most impressionable, but older dogs have greater focus. With repetition and patience your mature dog can learn new behaviors and abandon pesky ones.

Misbehaviors often have little to do with dominance. Many dog owners think their dog is trying to establish dominance by pulling the leash, ignoring their commands, or chewing up furniture. In truth, your dog just doesn’t know it’s wrong. Proper training teaches your dog the distinction between good and bad habits, and he’s usually happy to comply.

Puppies don’t simply grow out of bad behavior. If you let your puppy chew shoes because “that’s what puppies do,” he won’t learn the proper way to behave. Consistent, clear communication from the beginning will help your dog grow into the good boy you know he is.

Dog Training Programs

Our training programs range from basic obedience like sit, stay, come, lay down, and walk comfortably on a leash, to more challenging behavior problems or off leash walking & recall . We help clients overcome issues such as potty training, jumping on people, pulling on a leash, and barking. Our programs are designed and personalized for most dogs at any age.

We offer Lodge n Learn programs as well as private lessons.

Once your dog’s training is complete, we conduct a comprehensive lesson with you to show you how to maintain and continually improve your dog’s new good manners. Call us to schedule your Free Dog Training Evaluation!