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The Happy Dog Training Difference!


You get more for your money at Happy Dog! Come and watch a class...
We know you'll decide your dog and family deserve the BEST!



Happy Dog Training



Big Box Chain
Pet Store




We have the most experienced,
highly educated, professionally credentialed (by CPDT, KPA,
, full-time dog training instructors on Long Island!



Trainers are pet store employees who work in the store and are “store certified” after just a few weeks of mentoring. No continuing education required.


 Is it a healthy environment
 for my puppy or dog? 

All owners required to show
proof of vaccination before
dogs allowed on premises.



 All dogs that enter may not   be vaccinated or healthy! Many stores   have veterinary clinics on premises – which can bring YOUR dog into
contact with unhealthy dogs.   


Is it a clean environment
for my puppy or dog?


Classroom used ONLY for training -
cleaned and disinfected by staff
regularly and thoroughly


Employees not monitoring
accidents as they happen; store relies on owners to notice
and clean up after their dogs

 Public access 


Only dogs and people in
YOUR class are present!
You get personalized attention
in a private setting.


Random people and dogs
in store and class area 
can make it hard to learn


 Size of training facility 



Over 3500 square feet - so your dog
can be comfortable, attentive,
and focused during class!


Approximately 18' x 18'
or even LESS
Too small for shy or
rambunctious dogs





We teach only the most effective,
 force-free modern methods
NO choke chains, NO shock collars


Varies from store to store
No oversight by store managers
or parent corporation

 Customer Support


In business since 1996
Classes include LIFETIME
telephone and email support


Does not include access to your instructor outside of  class times or when your course is over

Happy Dog Training     (631) 424-DOGS/3647     Long Island, New York 

Voted 1st Place Winner "Best Dog Trainer",
Best of Long Island Contest  - SIX times