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

Image not available

An advanced course in every aspect of dog training and behavior

Image not available

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

Jody Karow, graduate, founder, Dogsense Online

Image not available

Dr R K Anderson Veterinary Behaviorist

Image not available

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

Image not available

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

Image not available

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.





see course

What The Academy can do for you!

Your Academy

What's on in the dog world?

 Find events in your area that have been listed by Academy graduates and students 

Click here

Login for Academy graduates and students

Dollarphotoclub 93137450