Dog training with Dog Genie is comprehensive, inventive and fun!  We’ll go beyond simple dog obedience training theory and cover important lifestyle topics such as canine nutrition, exercise, leadership, consistency and even how to safely transport your dog.

Genie Tuttle, founder of Dog Genie, has been successfully training dog and owner teams for more than 20 years.  She has a bachelor’s degree in communication, and has studied family systems theory, ethology and a wide variety of training techniques and theories in an effort to build flexible, robust training curriculums for her clients.

With Dog Genie, the emphasis is on rewards-based training and positive reinforcement, which includes (but is not limited to) clicker training and key concepts from operant conditioning. Genie believes that a thorough knowledge of humane, positive, progressive training equipment is essential to building an efficient training foundation. With Dog Genie, the emphasis is on building a positive relationship of trust in which your dog’s core nature and personality is respected, valued and leveraged. A healthy dog/owner relationship leads to a harmonious state of living for you, your family and your canine companion!

One of the main reasons to seek the guidance of a dog behavioral specialist is because your dog may have one or more behaviors that you would like to change! Fear not, with Dog Genie, it can be done! Dog Genie is a dog trainer in Camarillo, California, serving greater Ventura County including: Thousand Oaks, Westlake Village, Agoura Hills, Oxnard, the city of Ventura, Moorpark and Simi Valley.