Jamie Diaz is a professional certified dog trainer, CPDT-KA. Jamie is a licensed positive dog trainer with world renowned trainer Victoria Stilwell. Jamie was hand selected and evaluated by Victoria herself, and is part of a team that is the best of the best world wide! Jamie is also a professional member of the APDT, (Association of Pet Dog Trainers). She is a certified Canine Good Citizen Evaluator for the AKC. Jamie is also an evaluator and instructor for the great new program C.L.A.S.S. which was formed from the APDT to promote training focused on the use of positive reinforcement and to strengthen relationships through positive training methods. Jamie is also a Certified Trick Dog Instructor.
Jamie Diaz is a CNWI, Certified Canine Nosework Instructor. Jamie believes that K9 nosework can benefit any and every dog! It is an amazing fun activity that you can do with your dog just for fun, or you can take it to the competition level. Jamie has been working with various breeds of dogs for years from puppies to adult dogs. Jamie attended Animal Behavior College where she received her certification in Dog Training. Through her practice she has found that force free training works for all breeds of all ages.
Jamie works with many reactive dogs and has helped owners with their aggression issues with their dogs. Jamie understands the importance of not fighting fear with fear, and has been successful in doing so when working with the tougher cases.
Her goal is to train every dog using force free methods which will make for a happier, well balanced dog. This process takes hard work and consistency from ALL OF US! Training should continue throughout a dog’s life. Every moment of every day your dog is learning something, whether we are teaching them or not. Let’s take those moments and direct our dogs in a positive way. Remember EVERY GOOD DOG HAS A GREAT OWNER!