Online School

Free Dog Training Help

Kind, practical dog training help should be available to everyone. No matter where you live, or what you do. Check out our free training & behavior resources below!


We love working one-on-one with our clients and their dogs, guiding them through every step of a carefully customized behavior & training program. But we understand that, for any number of reasons, one-on-one private training may not be an option for you and your dog. So we’re giving you the next best thing! Our entire library of online training and behavior resources is open access and completely free of charge. And as we work to add more and more helpful content, we promise you it will stay that way. All content is reviewed by our team of certified behavior consultants and board-certified veterinary behaviorists, ensuring the educational content presented is of the highest quality. You and your dog deserve nothing less!

Instinct Online School Courses

The dogs & kids course

The essential  guide for parents & guardians of dog-and-kid families. Practical strategies to help kids an dogs live together, safely & happily.

Cost: FREE (as always!)

Instinct Dog Behavior and TrainingView Course

The Leash Reactive Dog Course

Does your dog lunge and bark at other dogs or people on walks? Get step-by-step training help for your leash reactive dog.

Cost: FREE (as always!)

Instinct Dog Behavior and TrainingView Course

Canine Enrichment | Fulfilling Dogs’ Natural Behavior Needs

Learn how to use enrichment activities to fulfill your dog’s natural behavior needs & reduce problem behaviors.

Cost: FREE (as always!)

Instinct Dog Behavior and TrainingView Course

The patient & polite dog course

Teach your dog impulse control around treats, toys & doorways, and enjoy amore patient, polite companion!

Cost: FREE (as always!)

Instinct Dog Behavior and TrainingView Course

DogLab Podcast by Instinct®

Listen and subscribe to DogLab podcast, hosted by Instinct co-founders Brian Burton and Sarah Fraser, and enjoy in depth-discussions about dog behavior topics with leading canine researchers and behavior professionals. DogLab: for anyone who has ever loved a dog. Available on Apple, Spotify, Google Podcasts, and below. Follow DogLab on Twitter @doglab_podcast

Instinct YouTube Channel

Visit and subscribe to our YouTube channel for helpful training and behavior videos from our certified dog behavior experts.

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More Content is On the Way!

Please check back often. We are hard at work developing more high-quality, free educational resources for you and your dog. New courses and video series’ will be added here, to our Instinct Online School, as soon as they are completed!