About Mary Cacciapaglia (catch-a-pal-ya)
Mary is a certified professional dog trainer, instructor and Reiki practitoner. Her certification is through Animal Behavior College .
Mary's goal is to help you communicate with your dog and interpret his/her behavior. Mary's services include Coaching you in your home to train your dog where your dog is most comfortable.
Mary works to correct poor manners or bad habits in all types of dogs ranging from young puppies to mature adult dogs. She has volunteered with the dogs out at the Shelter run by Canine Adoption and Rescue League and is familiar with training dogs in challenging situations.
Puppy training is a different area. Mary spends time with you during your dog's puppyhood as a mentor and guide through this difficult stage of your dog's life. Constant communiciation, patience and persistence helps you train your puppy into the dog you want.
Mary offers in-home private lessons using positive reinforcement methods. Every dog is different and she will modify each lesson to work on the specific needs to be addressed with your dog and you.
Formerly a Postpartum Doula taking care of new mothers and newborns she is uniquely qualified as a presenter for the Dogs & Storks program. Dogs&Storks™ offers, positive, practical and fun solutions for families preparing for baby. The program clears up myths,emphasizes realistic expectations and sets families and their dogs up for success before or after baby arrives
Call me, I can help: (805) 982-0481