Help & Hope

for every dog and owner

Here to Help

Talk to an Instinct Counselor today!

We are OPEN to serve our communities during the COVID-19 pandemic. Get practical, positive dog training help from our certified, veterinarian-recommended trainers and behavior consultants. Our custom training programs offer lasting results for all ages, breeds, and behavior issues.

Talk with one of our friendly Instinct Counselors today to learn how to get started. We can’t wait to hear from you!

East Harlem, NYC: 212-828-3647
Englewood, NJ: 201-627-0066
Portland, OR: 971-358-8787

Our Locations

East 111th Street
New York, NY
240 Humphrey St
Englewood, NJ
Location scouting is currently underway!
809 SE Powell Blvd.
Portland OR 97202
Positive Reinforcement

Board & Train Camp

Instinct is home to the original #TrainingCampNotBootcamp.

For basic manners or serious behavior issues, our one-of-a-kind, positive reinforcement Training Camps help you achieve lasting results. All Instinct Training Camps include:

  • A custom camp curriculum based on your training goals
  • 24-hr on-site supervision
  • Clean, comfy kennels
  • Plenty of walks, playtime, and attention
  • Daily training sessions with certified trainers
  • Visits and lessons for you!

Special Puppy Sleepaway Camp options are available for young pups!


Get to know us better! Instinct wants to change the world for you and your dog through access to kind, practical behavior & training resources. Help and hope live here. Because Dogs are Family.

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