Puppy Essentials: Crate Training Workshop

Your puppy should love their crate!

expert recommended crate training productsCrate training your puppy is important for so many reasons.

Our Puppy Essentials: Crate Training workshop makes it a breeze for you and your puppy.

With the right instruction, their crate or playpen can become one of their favorite places. This workshop covers how to quickly and effectively crate train your puppy.

Get lifetime access to instructional videos, photos, step-by-step instructions, product recommendations, and downloadable resources.

Taught by certified dog trainer and behavior consultant Cathy Madson, you'll see how easy it is to make the crate a place your dog loves to be!

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

Plus, you'll get a discount code for live virtual sessions for additional support.

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.

Everything you need to introduce crate training to your puppy in a positive way:

  • Set up a puppy crate and puppy pen area
  • Choose the best size and location for your puppy's crate
  • Help your puppy sleep through the night
Client testimonial - Dawna

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