TRAINING & LESSONS
Teach the same dog you love some new tricks. Dog Tired San Diego is here to help create balance in your dog's life using positive reinforcement techniques. All private sessions and group classes are 1 hour. All breeds and ages are welcome!
Meet our Lead Trainer Sara!
Sara is a wonderful dog trainer and animal lover. She has extensive experience in specialty behavior training such as: house manners, barking, separation anxiety, fearfulness, aggression, leash reactivity and more.
Sara has worked with dogs professionally for over 20 years including: competing in confirmation and obedience, preforming behavior evaluations for off-leash play, dog husbandry and basic vet care, teaching puppy classes, basic obedience, off-leash obedience and solving behavior problems
Born and raised in San Diego County, she grew up around animals. At the age of seven, she joined 4-h and showed her Australian Cattle Dog “Patches” in local dog shows. Since then, she has been very involved in the dog world. Sara's resume includes working with doggie daycare and boarding facilities for several years as a dog handler and trainer
Sara attended school for dog behavior, training, and instructing. She has always been fascinated with a dog’s intelligence and the amazing bond between humans and canines. Her education includes:
Penn Foster Career School Dog Trainer and Instruction Program Graduate 2007
Certified AKC Star Puppy and Canine Good Citizen Evaluator
Dr. Ian Dunbar's Dog Trainer Academy
Classes are held weekly on Sundays and are subject to availability. Classes include 6 weekly sessions. Minimum 3 dogs must be registered in each class or it may be rescheduled. Puppy classes are for dogs ages 8 to 24 weeks. All vet recommended vaccinations are encouraged. Join our drop-in training group sessions at Fiesta Island. Check out our Instagram @dogtiredsandiego for upcoming dates.