We help Portland dogs and humans co-exist together, happily and peacefully. Instinct Portland is owned by board certified veterinary behaviorist Dr. Chris Pachel, DACVB and certified dog behavior consultant Dr. Caroline Spark, together with operations and client experience specialist Maren Couch. We are a passionate, experienced team of dog professionals committed to helping Portland dogs and owners through Nature-Driven Nurture™.
“Instinct is a top-tier organization that builds genuine, supportive relationships with their clients and pets to improve everyone’s wellbeing.”
Just click the button to get started with a Kickoff Consultation or a free 15-min Discovery Call. Our flexible, custom Nature-Driven Nurture™ programs are individually designed to help you achieve your goals, while meeting your dog’s unique behavioral needs – as a species, a breed/mix, and an individual. So you and your dog can live a happier life together.