Creating Harmonious Homes for Hounds and Humans!

Are you living with kids and a dog?

You need family training!

Are you living with kids and a dog?

You need family training!

Do you have:

  • Kids who want a dog but you’re afraid you’ll get stuck with all the care?​
  • Kids and a new dog who all need training?​
  • Kids and a dog who still aren’t trained?​

The Family Dog program has got you covered! This fun, easy program is designed to get the whole family – yes, kids included – involved in the dog training process. Check out the video below to find out about our specialized, fun, effective, and 100% positive family training package.

We teach parents and kids what your dog really wants them to know AND teach your dog what you want them to know. No nagging required.

You’ll get all the tools and support you need to get everyone in the family, kids included, onboard.

What it is:

  1. Six in-home (in Santa Barbara, Goleta, or Carpinteria) or virtual training sessions:
    • Master ONE totally achievable training skill every week.
    • Put your new skills to use in YOUR home – where you need them most!
    • Involve your WHOLE family in the training – YES! Kids too.
    •  Play training games that make learning FUN!
  2. An online family video training program:
    • The parents’ program has all the most important skills for raising kids and a dog together.
    • The kids’ program is a “Special Agent Center” where they’ll have so much fun they won’t even know they’re learning!
    • There are even “in a nutshell” videos to help keep grandparents and nannies on the same page.
  3. Weekly homework emails:
    • Stay on track with a recap of your session.
    • Watch videos that coach you through the skills you’ve learned.
    • Feel confident that you’re on the right path!

So whether you want to get ahead of the game or you’re struggling to keep your head above water, The Family Dog Private Training Program has everything you need to look like a pro in your new role and ENJOY doing it.

If you’re reading this and thinking “I needed to get started with this yesterday!”...

Here’s what kid and dog expert and author Colleen Pelar has to say about Kristina.

"She shows great compassion and connection to animals and humans alike."

“In our work together, I was inspired by Kristina’s passion for her work and her commitment to continual learning and growth. She shows great compassion and connection to animals and humans alike, and I feel confident that you’ll enjoy her special brand of warmth, care, and focus when she works with you and your dog.” – Colleen Pelar, author of Living With Kids and Dogs…Without Losing Your Mind