Happy Tail Dog Training LLC

Positive Methods.  Positive Results.

Serving The Greater Baltimore Maryland Area



Certified Canine Behavior Specialist, The Academy of Dog Behavior

Certificate of Excellence in Science of Animal Behavior Change, Dr. Sue Friedman


International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants, Supporting Member


Certified Nose Work Instructor, NACSW


Association of Professional Dog Trainers, Full Member


The Pet Professional Guild, Full Member


Journal of Veterinary Behavior, Subscription



Happy Tail Dog Training:  Positive Methods.  Positive Results. 

Located in Phoenix MD and Serving Northern Baltimore and Harford Counties

Photo: Self portrait.  Copyright 2011 Colleen M Griffith. All rights reserved. 

Contact Colleen

Happy Tail Dog Training LLC is owned and operated by Colleen Griffith, Canine Behavior Consultant and Training Instructor & Coach.  Colleen provides services ranging from socializing puppies, teaching structured play as a reinforcer within a reward based training system, modifying unwanted behaviors in dogs of all ages and breeds, reducing stress during vet visits, helping shy and fearful dogs, modifying aggressive behavior, and training in K9 Nose Work™, obedience, and manners.   

I am located in Phoenix MD and am available for consultations and private coaching as well as canine training sessions throughout the Greater Baltimore Maryland Area including Baldwin, Bel Air, Cockeysville, Fallston, Fork, Glen Arm, Glencoe, Hunt Valley, Lutherville-Timonium, Montkon, Parkville, Phoenix, Sparks, Towson   

Colleen also provides professional video and photography services for NACSW, PSK, AKC Scentwork, and other canine competition events. Use the form below to inquire about availability for your event. 

Thank you for visiting.  Please use the below form to request more information about my services or to provide feedback. 

Colleen is no longer taking on new Behavior Modification clients. Click here for a list of recommended trainers/behaviorists who can help you with Behavior Modification.

Colleen is still taking on new K9 Nose Work clients and new bookings for videoing at K9Nosework/Scent Detection trials.  


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