Dog Trainers In Philadelphia

Tuff Pup Training offers expert guidance by certified pet dog trainers. We offer puppy training as well as behavior consultations in the Philadelphia area.



Dog Training:

We are your Philadelphia puppy experts offering private, in-home dog training programs as well as select group classes. We specialize in puppy training but also offer programs for adolescent manners and behavior consultations for a wide range of behavior issues.

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Our Mission:

 We are dedicated to bringing a fresh eye to your dog's behavioral problems. We utilize fun and highly effective training methods rooted in the scientific principles of learning theory and canine developmental needs. Our trainers are certified CPDT and CTC.   

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Service area:

We are proud to offer our services to the Philadelphia area including the neighborhoods of Center City, West Philly, South Philly, Fairmount, Northern Liberties, Fishtown, Port Richmond, Germantown, Mt. Airy and Chestnut Hill.

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New Group Class Options:

Live the happiest and most enriched life with your pup by taking advantage of Tuff Pup Training’s specialized series of group classes. Our classes focus on giving you the skills and knowledge you need to have a dog that will respond to you in the real world. Our classes are run in two locations in the Philadelphia area including Bark Park! in South Philly’s West Passyunk neighborhood and Just4Paws in the Mt. Airy section of Philadelphia.


Thank so much for all of your help and guidance over the past several weeks. There’s been a great improvement in the quality of life in our home and our dogs just seem to be happier.
— Julia Crane, Tuff Pup Training Alumni
This was my first time working with a private trainer, and it was an incredibly positive experience from start to finish.
— Katerina Placek, Tuff Pup Training Alumni

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Tuff Pup Training is a Certified Pet Dog Training Company. The CPDT's certification program is based on humane training practices and the latest scientific knowledge related to dog training. This certification is internationally recognized by the top trainers and behaviorists in the field as a standard of positive dog training and expert advice. The CPDT-KA is accredited by the Institute for Credentialing Excellence (ICE) through their National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA).  The CPDT-KA is the only dog training certification program to earn accreditation by NCCA. Head over to our About page and find out more.


Social Media:

You can see pictures of Tuff Pup Training's current clients and past alumni by following us on Instagram.


For scheduling and details call:

(631) 379-6850