Behavior Help

for New Jersey dogs

Do you need help with your dog’s aggressive, fearful, or anxious behavior? Work with New Jersey’s dog behavior professionals. Our certified dog behavior consultants and trainers use practical, positive methods to help dogs with significant behavior issues become happier, more confident, more reliable companions.

Please Note: To keep our community safe during the COVID-19 pandemic, some of our service offerings have been adjusted. See below for details.

Our Certified Dog Behavior Consultants Can Help With

  • Dogs who are fearful or aggressive toward other dogs
  • Dogs who are fearful or aggressive toward strangers or family members
  • Dogs who lunge, bark, and growl on-leash
  • Dogs who have trouble with other pets in the home
  • Dogs who resource guard toys, food, or other items
  • Dogs who need confidence building in the home or on walks
  • Dogs who display separation anxiety (private lessons only)
  • Dogs who have trouble with veterinary exams or grooming visits
  • And lots more!

How it Works

After we learn more about the specific situations and circumstances that are causing problems for you and your dog, we create a custom behavior plan that focuses on three areas:

Program Options

for Fear, Anxiety, and Aggression

Depending on your dog’s behavior issues, program options may include:

Board & Train Camp

Give your dog a fun, low-stress learning experience and a BIG head start on their behavior modification plan with one of our positive reinforcement sleepaway Training Camps. All camps include lessons for you at Instinct Englewood!

Learn More about Board & Train Camp

Private Lessons – OUTSIDE ONLY

A certified dog behavior consultant works with you and your dog one-on-one in a series of lessons, at your home (backyard or nearby park only) or at our Englewood facility (in an outdoor play yard), guiding you through every step of your custom behavior modification plan. Serving Bergen, Essex, Hudson and Passaic Counties.

Learn More about Private Lessons

Talk to an Instinct Counselor

Call now to ask questions and learn the best way for you and your dog to get started with a behavior modification program.

Book a Consultation

Visit our online booking page and get started with a free 30-minute meet & greet or a 60-minute behavior consultation.

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  • I am absolutely positive that Instinct Dog Training saved Bronte’s life.

    Owner of rescue terrier mix, Bronte
  • Sarah and Brian are, in a true sense of the word, lifesavers.

    Owner of rescue pit bull mix, Ty

Instinct Englewood

240 Humphrey St
Englewood, NJ 07631

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We love working with all breeds, ages, and behavior issues. Let us help give your dog the skills they need to live their very best life with you.