Brought to you by an extremely effective, 27 year old program, Fountain City Dog Training offers professional in-home training to all of Kansas City, including the Greater Kansas City area, Overland Park, Lenexa, Olathe and more! We specialize in training dogs of all ages and types, and we come from a group of trainers that are among the most experienced and successful in the country. Canine Trade Group dog trainer’s go through an extensive course to become certified in dog training and behavior.


Fountain City Dog Training remains committed to helping your dog and your family with any training needs and issues that arise in these challenging times. We offer comprehensive training packages, either in-person, in compliance with CDC protocols, as well as online and telephone consultations and support. Our staff stands ready to take your call and discuss your training needs.

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Why Work with Us?

Fountain City Dog Training gets to the heart of your dog’s issues by observing them in their home environment and crafting a customized program that fits their needs. Our in-home dog training programs are commitment-based, which means your training continues until all of our training goals are met. For this reason alone, we have succeeded where many other trainers have failed!

Commitment-based Dog Training in Kansas City

Once our trainer meets with you and determines what’s causing your dog’s behavior problems she’ll create a custom training program for you. The goal of your program will be to create a new life for you and your dog—not a quick fix. Our commitment-based training involves working with you until all of our goals are achieved. Over time you’ll learn how to create a relationship with your dog that fosters good behavior for years to come.

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We play all over the Metro in public and Private dog parks, Luxury Apartment Parks and select veterinarian locations.

Is My Dog Too Old For Training?

Is My Dog Too Old For Training? The old familiar quote, “You can’t teach an old dog new tricks” drives me crazy, because some people take it so seriously and literally. I’ve had people with both 13 year old dogs, and even 1 year old dogs...

Training “Rescue Dogs”

Training “Rescue Dogs” As a professional dog trainer, I have worked with numerous dogs from a variety of backgrounds. Many dogs I work with are those rescued and adopted from shelters or non-profits, while some other dogs might purchased from a breeder. To me, it...

Crate Training Can AND Should Be Positive!

Crate Training Can AND Should Be Positive! A dog’s crate can be a safe place for the dog, and an excellent management tool for the owner. Some people might balk at the idea of crating their dog, but if done correctly, it can save a lot of stress and behavioral issues...

Aggression, Anxiety, and Basic Obedience – We Do it All!

A dog’s behavioral issues can put a strain on your relationship with the dog. Attempting to control your dog’s behaviors can turn into a nasty battle that no one wins. Our goal is to create an environment where everyone wins, and our rewards-based training does just that. We teach you how to address the immediate issues, but we also teach you how maintain a lifelong, harmonious relationship with your dog. We specialize in the hard to fix cases such as aggression and anxiety with our aggressive dog training and rehabilitation. We also have a dog training for new parents program, called Cribs and Canines.

How to Get Started

We offer puppy training, general obedience classes, and in-home dog training for dogs of all ages and temperaments. Give us a call and set-up a consultation if you are unsure of which training programs you’ll need. Call us at 816.897.2110, or email us using our contact form


Office Hours:

Monday through Friday from 9am to 5pm EST.

Training Hours:

Weekdays, Weekends, and Weeknights by appointment only.

We accept cash, checks, or credit cards. 

JP has been trained and certifited through Canine Trade Group -Professional School for Dog Trainers.