We are a team of certified trainers & behavior consultants, veterinary behaviorists, and welfare-focused care professionals who work together to provide you and your dog with:
We welcome all breeds, ages, and behavior issues.
Check out our service options below, then give us a call at 971-358-8787!
“By far, the best and most knowledgeable trainers we’ve worked with.”
You and your coach work together via private lessons to implement a fully-customized training or behavior change plan.
In-Home, Virtual, and In-Facility Options Available
At Instinct, we do #trainingcampnotbootcamp. We use a powerful combination of positive reinforcement board & train camp and collaborative coaching sessions to create lasting behavior change together.
Dogs stay at our Portland facility, located in the St Johns neighborhood; not a suitable program option to work on potty training/house training goals or separation anxiety issues; Camp + Coaching suitability is determined during your kickoff consultation or discovery call. $1395/Week
Our Day Training Camps are just like our signature positive reinforcement Board & Train camps, except your dog goes home with you at the end of each day!
During the day, dogs stay at our Portland facility, located in the St Johns neighborhood. Not a suitable program to work on separation anxiety or potty training/house training goals (try Private Coaching instead!). $1395/week
Like Board & Train Camp + Coaching, but specially designed for puppies ages 9-20 weeks!
Dogs stay in the home of a professional Instinct Puppy Raiser
Fast, fun, and effective! We visit your home to work with your dog multiple times per week, then provide collaborative coaching sessions to bring you up to speed.
Open ONLY to our Alumni family (clients who have completed a series of 6 lessons, day school, or camp program), our alumni classes are designed to give you fun, engaging ways to continue your education together while supporting your dog’s behavioral health needs.
A boarding experience that prioritizes the wellbeing of dogs in our care. Our facility is staffed 24/7 and overseen by certified behavior professionals; dogs with special behavior needs are welcome.
Or, click the button to get started with a Kickoff Consultation or a free Discovery Call. Our flexible, custom programs are individually designed to help you achieve your goals, while meeting your dog’s unique behavioral needs. So you and your dog can live a happier life together.
Behavior Therapy, Fear + Anxiety, Instinct East Harlem, Private Coaching, Senior Dog Support, Veterinary Behavior Collaboration