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New CGC Stars at Michigan Dog Training in Plymouth, Michigan

On Wednesday September 25, 2013 all six students and their dogs in the Michigan Dog Training LLC “Canine Good Citizen (CGC)” group dog training class passed the American Kennel Club‘s CGC evaluation. It’s ten step program measures a dog’s skill … Continue reading

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New CGC Stars – Pit and Beagle mixes

On June 8, 2013, two super friendly dogs passed the American Kennel Club (AKC) Canine Good Citizen (CGC) test at Michigan Dog Training (MDT) LLC in Plymouth, Michigan.  They prepared for the test by completing MDT’s CGC dog training class.  … Continue reading

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Kaboom arrives at 8 weeks of age

Kaboom, my new Belgian Malinois puppy arrived at the Detroit Airport from California aboard a Continental Airline flight. Most of the airlines have travel restrictions during cold and hot temperature climates but Continental does not.  This is because Continental assigns … Continue reading

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New CGC Stars – Oakley, Baloo and Sakima

On February 15, 2012 three dogs and their handlers successfully passed the American Kennel Club’s (AKC) Canine Good Citizen (CGC) evaluation.  It was held in Plymouth, Michigan and was conducted by Michael Burkey of Michigan Dog Trainer. Congratulations to all! … Continue reading

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Testimonial – Dr. Cheryl Good, DVM

On February 9, 2011, Dr. Cheryl Good, DVM posted the below testimonial on the Michigan Dog Trainer facebook page.  Thanks Dr. Good, you rock! “Number 1 Dog Trainer hands down!!!!!!” Dr. Cheryl Good, DVM Dearborn Family Pet Care, 24909 Michigan … Continue reading

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New CGC Stars – Canelazo and Ginger

On Saturday February 4, 2012, a Canine Good Citizen (CGC) evaluation was conducted by professional dog trainer Michael Burkey of Michigan Dog Trainer at Breed Above dog day care center in Ann Arbor, Michigan.  The CGC evaluates dogs on their … Continue reading

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Auto train your dog

Dog owners typically ask professional dog trainers this question, “how long and how often should I train my dog?” Whether the intent of the question is to make sure they put in enough training time to be successful as they tend to … Continue reading

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Honey, a Golden Retriever Becomes New CGC Star

On November 17, 2011 at the Humane Society of Huron Valley in Ann Arbor, Michigan; Sharon Krill of Dearborn, Michigan with her dog “Honey” passed the American Kennel Club’s Canine Good Citizen (CGC) evaluation.  The test was conducted by Michael … Continue reading

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Testimonial from Professional Dog Trainer Aranda

Ted Armada, a professional dog trainer in Adrian, Michigan had this to say about Michael Burkey of Michigan Dog Trainer:  ““Mike is an outstanding dog trainer who helps people get the results they want in their dogs behavior”— Ted Aranda … Continue reading

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New CGC Stars – October 11, 2011, Garden City, Michigan

On October 11, 2011, Michigan Dog Trainer, a professional pet home dog training company evaluated two dogs for the American Kennel Club’s (AKC) Canine Good Citizen (CGC) program in Garden City, Michigan. Both dogs passed the ten item evaluation with … Continue reading

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