Serving Kitsap and Pierce Counties from our Gig Harbor Studio + Virtual Training & Consults Worldwide!     Call: (253) 358-5232

Serving Kitsap and Pierce Counties  from our Gig Harbor Studio + Virtual Training & Consults Worldwide!

Sound Dog Connection




We are committed to set all learners up for success.


  • 60 to 90-minute sessions on behavior, canine and human communication, life with senior dogs, stress in dogs, with a specialty in fear and reactivity/aggression amongst other behavioral concerns. Special sessions tailored for other dog professionals.
  • Full day educational events to dive deeper into the science of behavior, to the why’s and how to’s with behavior issues. Learn to “speak dog” through interpreting canine communication
  • Special interest and experience with shelters and rescues.
  • K9 Nose Work® for shelter dog events. 60-90-minute trainings to introduce K9 Nose Work® to volunteers and staff at shelter to enrich the lives of shelter dogs. I am available for follow up sessions and support.
  • Experienced at creating sessions around your specific needs and group size
Training Services

Fees for sessions at the studio are $215 for the first 75 minute session and follow up sessions are $190.

To schedule an initial session, use this link

To schedule a follow up, ONLY after you have had an initial session, use this link 

Before you sign up for a session, would you consider a complimentary 15 minute phone or zoom chat to discuss a plan.

Initial behavior session

$ 215 75 mins
  • Private sessions at the studio to teach “good dog manners” and prevent problem behaviors​
  • Loose leash walking
  • Recall behavior
  • Polite greetings
  • Socialization
  • All things puppy!
  • Dog to dog reactivity
  • Fearful behaviors
  • Aggressive behaviors to humans or other dogs
  • Inter dog issues, w/in the house
  • Identifying and meeting the needs of senior dogs
  • Separation anxiety

Follow-up sessions

$ 700 Four 1-hr sessions*
For those that have completed the initial session
  • Canine Confidence: Helping dogs with fear and anxiety. Is your dog nervous meeting new people or going to new places, nervous at the veterinarian?
  • Peace & Love: Does your dog bark, lunge, stare at other dogs while on a walk? Growling at people in your home?
  • Power of Positive or POP: build your own package of fun & useful life skills for your dog.

puppy & Adolescent package 

Six 60-minutes sessions at our peaceful and quiet studio space in Gig Harbor 
These exceptional sessions are private — targeted specifically to you, your pup and your life.
$999 to support living your best life!
For pups from 10 weeks to 24 months! Packages need to be used within one year of purchase. No refunds.
Sessions are scheduled at your convenience. 
Check out our Puppyhood Webinar, presented by WAG-SniffAScent

Zoom Sessions

Now offering Zoom sessions for all types of training and behavior issues, including K9 Nose Work®.

Zoom sessions are $160 for initial session and all follow ups are $140.

Also offering Cat Behavior sessions

Fearful Dogs…
more than the label!

How Fear Correlates (not causes) Behavior Issues!
$ 29
  • Language: English
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Your dog smells…

An exploration of K9 Nose Work® and what it means for dogs and their humans.
  • Duration: 1 hour 25 minutes



Schedule a 15 minute Zoom or phone chat