A comprehensive theoretical and practical education for those who aspire to excellence in dog training

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An advanced course in every aspect of dog training and behavior

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“I have a network of colleagues and an alma-mater I can continue to count on."

Jody Karow, graduate, founder, Dogsense Online

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Learn, grow and exchange ideas with a community of committed professionals worldwide

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A comprehensive course, led by Jean Donaldson, one of the world-leading experts in dog training and behavior

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Dr R K Anderson Veterinary Behaviorist

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“I've had the opportunity to review Jean Donaldson's Academy and was very impressed with its quality, breadth, detail and organization, but mostly with Jean's fierce commitment to sound science.”

A world-leading, advanced program for dog trainers


The Academy for Dog Trainers offers one of the most rigorous, advanced programs in dog behavior and training in the world. Our goal is to raise the standard of excellence in the industry - nothing less. Regarded by many as the Harvard of dog training, this comprehensive online program will equip you with the in-depth knowledge and practical techniques you need to succeed as a dog trainer. You'll be learning and problem-solving with a global community of like-minded people who believe that dogs and their families deserve the very best. When you graduate, you will be able to tackle any type of case and pursue your vocation with competence and confidence.





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