Our Dog Training Programs are Perfect for:

  • Learning how to socialize your new puppy
  • Addressing common puppyhood issues, such as potty accidents and nipping
  • Preparing to adopt a new dog and getting started on the right paw
  • Training basic obedience cues
  • Helping your dog overcome separation anxiety or leash aggression
  • Stopping resource guarding
  • Fixing problem behaviors, such as destructive chewing, digging, barking, or jumping
  • Dogs who get nervous in group classes or when unknown people enter the home
  • ... and more!

At Pupstanding, we have the perfect dog training program for every situation.

We'll teach you how to train your dog, giving you the knowledge and skills to keep your dog happy, healthy, and safe.

Our Services:

Virtual One-on-One Coaching

Looking for personalized guidance to help your dog overcome behavior challenges or take your training to the next level?

Our virtual one-on-one dog training sessions are the perfect solution. Meet with Cathy Madson, a certified professional dog trainer and canine behavior consultant, to get the help and support you need.

These sessions provide individualized attention to address your specific needs and goals. Plus, with the convenience of virtual training, you can participate from anywhere and enjoy the benefits of training in the comfort of your own home.

Virtual Dog Training Workshops

Are you looking for effective and convenient ways to train your dog without leaving your home?

Check out our Essentials Workshops — self-paced courses on a variety of dog training topics and common dog behavior issues — all for only $9!

Created by experienced and certified dog trainers, our workshops are tailored to meet the specific needs of dogs of all ages and breeds.

Are you a proud puppy parent struggling with crate training, nipping, potty training, or socialization? Or is your adult dog constantly barking or jumping up on people? Our workshops are designed to provide you with the knowledge, skills, and support you need to train your dog from the comfort of your own home.

Resource Guarding Foundations Course

Does your dog growl, snap, or even bite when you approach their food or toys?We're here to help!

Created by certified canine behavior consultant, Cathy Madson, this course provides a step-by-step approach to addressing this serious and potentially dangerous behavior.

We'll cover everything from understanding the causes of resource guarding to practical techniques for modifying your dog's behavior.

Participate from anywhere and receive personalized guidance to help your dog feel more comfortable sharing resources.

Check out our Resource Guarding Foundations Course — get instant access to self-paced curriculum and a personalized training plan in the included 1-on-1 virtual sessions with a certified canine behavior consultant.

Separation Anxiety Foundations Course

Do you feel guilty every time you leave your dog alone? Tired of coming home to destroyed furniture or hearing neighbors complain about constant barking? We understand how difficult it can be to watch your dog suffer from separation anxiety — but there is hope!

Get personalized support from Cathy Madson, a certified canine behavior consultant, in our Separation Anxiety Foundations virtual course.

Our approach is rooted in compassion and positive reinforcement, which means we never use punishment or force to address your dog's anxiety. Instead, you'll learn how to create a safe and supportive environment for your dog and get the tools you need to help them feel confident and relaxed when you're away.

Check out our Separation Anxiety Foundations Course — get instant access to self-paced curriculum and a personalized training plan in the included 1-on-1 virtual sessions with a certified canine behavior consultant.

Start Anytime, From Anywhere!

Virtual dog training makes it easy for you to start training right away, from anywhere in the world.

No need to wait for puppy vaccines to attend group classes. No waitlist to get into full classes.

Plus, there's no travel time and it's easy to get the whole family involved!


In-Person Private Dog Training

Are you located in the North Seattle metro area and looking for in-person private dog training and behavior help?

Schedule a Private In-Home Session to receive hands-on help and a training plan to reach your goals.

In-Person Group Classes

Our dog trainer, Cathy Madson, currently teaches group classes at Seattle Humane in Bellevue, Wa.

Have Questions?

We're here to help!

Email any questions about our courses or one-on-one coaching to [email protected]

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Pupstanding Academy is a part of Preventive Vet, an education resource for pet owners and veterinarians everywhere.

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