Puppy Essentials: Nipping and Biting Workshop

Puppy Nipping. Nip it in the bud.

stop puppy nipping and bitingIs your puppy doing their best impression of a land shark? Our Puppy Essentials: Nipping and Biting workshop will get them started on the right paw to prevent nipping from becoming a lifelong habit.

From bite inhibition to help with the teething stage, we've got you covered.

Taught by certified dog trainer and behavior consultant Cathy Madson, this workshop helps you set you and your puppy up for success with in-depth training steps, example videos, product recommendations, and more to stop excessive nipping and mouthing. Plus, receive a discount code for live virtual sessions for additional support.

Our Essentials Workshops cover topics often missed in group classes, making them a perfect supplement to your dog's training program.

Dog Trainer Cathy Madson and Sookie her Welsh Cardigan Corgi About

Meet Certified Dog Trainer and Behavior Consultant Cathy Madson MA, FDM, CBCC-KA, CPDT-KA, FFCP

With over 15 years of experience as a certified dog trainer and behavior consultant Cathy offers expert, compassionate, and actionable guidance.

Specializing in complex dog behavior, such as aggression, leash reactivity, and anxiety, Cathy is passionate about proactive training and helps dogs live happy, well-adjusted lives with their families.

Learn more about Cathy.

Get everything you need to:

  • Quickly teach your puppy to stop nipping
  • Help them through the teething process
  • Redirect your puppy to appropriate chew toys and brain games
  • Teach your puppy to Leave It and Drop It
Client testimonial - Puppy Nipping and Biting Workshop

Meet Certified Dog Trainer and Behavior Consultant Cathy Madson MA, FDM, CBCC-KA, CPDT-KA, FFCP

Certified fear-free dog trainer and behavior expert Cathy Madson with her dog SookieCathy offers expert guidance for dog owners through virtual courses, one-on-one virtual coaching, and in-person dog training and behavior consultations in the Seattle, Washington area. She teaches group dog training classes at Seattle Humane in Bellevue, Washington.

With over 15 years of experience working with dogs in shelters, dog daycares, grooming salons, group classes, and private dog training, she has had the opportunity to work with hundreds of dogs and on a wide variety of behavioral challenges.

She believes that preventive and proactive training is key to helping dogs live a happy, well-adjusted life with their family.

She has appeared on a variety of local media, such as Q13, King5, Evening, and New Day NW, and frequently interviewed for print magazines and online content as a dog behavior expert.

Cathy is certified through the Certification Council of Professional Dog Trainers, earning both the CPDT-KA and CBCC-KA designations. Cathy is a Family Dog Mediator (FDM), Fear Free Certified Certified Professional (FFCP), a member of the Association of Professional Dog Trainers, the Pet Professional Guild, and Dog Writer's Association of America.

CPDT-KA Certified
FF Certified Professional
Family Dog Mediation Certified
Association of Professional Dog Trainers Certified
Aggression in Dogs Certificate of Completion