Maggie Withum

Certified Dog Behavior Consultant and Director of Training
  • Certified Dog Behavior Consultant (IAABC)
  • Certified Professional Dog Trainer (CPDT-KA)
  • IAABC Principles & Practice certificate
  • Karen Pryor Dog Trainers Professional program enrollee

Maggie is Director of Training at Instinct East Harlem. She oversees all training programs and provides consultations & lessons for our clients. Maggie regularly works with a wide range of breeds and temperaments, and is skilled at complex behavior modification for fear, aggression, and anxiety issues, as well as basic obedience and puppy development. Maggie is a Certified Dog Behavior Consultant through IAABC, a Certified Professional Dog Trainer, Knowledge-Assessed, and IAABC Principles and Practice course graduate. She is currently working on her Karen Pryor Academy Dog Trainer Professionals certification. Maggie holds a BSA in Anthropology from Georgia University. She lives in NYC with her dogs Jack (Shepherd mix) and Gertie (Dachshund).