Dog Training

“Dogs do speak, but only to those who know how to listen.”
– Author Orhan Pamuk –

Like humans, every animal is also different from each other. Each dog and breed has distinctive traits and characteristics that makes them unique from one another.

Because of this, pet owners who truly care about their dogs as part of their family must realize that it requires a unique and competitive instructor, to be able to help you with your dog to get them to where you are both comfortable with each other.

Our focus is to guide and train you to build and enhance your relationship with your dog.You can count on Risen Star to work with you to enhance understanding of your dog.

With Risen Star we assure you that your dogand you get and stay the right track because our training program is focused on education and relationship building and enhancement. Our  program includes:

  • Basic canine interaction
  • Advanced canine interaction
  • Behavioral modification
  • House breaking (puppies and older dogs)
  • Puppy lessons
  • Training for older dogs
  • Canine socialization
  • On-leash and off-leash interaction
  • Agility training
  • Behavior modification for timid dogs
  • Aggression management towards children and strangers
  • Separation anxiety
  • Barking, chewing, digging resolution
  • Handler protection training
  • Family Defense dog training
  • Dog rehabilitation

Initial K9 Interaction Instruction

  • Understanding the Socialization Priority
  • Communication and Understanding (Sit/Down/Stay/Come/Heel)
  • Focus – Distraction and Human Leadership
  • Basic Problem Solving

Intermediate K9 Interaction Instruction

  • Enhanced Focus and the Importance of Distractions
  • Losing the Leash – “but my dog will run away”
  • Significant Efficiency – (Sit/Down/Stay/Come/Heel)

Alpha K9 Interaction

  • Resolving Obstacles in Communication (Individualized problem solving)
  • Losing the Leash – “Pretty sure my dog will not run away”
  • Communication in High level Distraction Situations
  • Precision – (Sit/down/Stay/Come/Heel)

Boarding – Training Programs are available (you leave your dog for an agreed upon period for certain levels of instruction) – boarded at Risen Star – This is available upon consultation with Training Staff. 

No Cost Initial Evaluations are available as are individual problem solving meetings upon request for our boarding and grooming clients.

Please ask our Staff about the following Training Programs as they are provided on a case by case basis:

  • Assistance with Puppy Selection
  • Individual K9 Interaction Education – One on One with individual or family members and their Pet
  • Boarding Training – Where you leave your Pet and it is trained at the facility and then we work with you and your Pet
  • Individual Problem Solving where you and your Pet work on individual issues with Staff


Protection and Defensive Dog Training
Train your Dog to Protect you,
your home and your family

Personal Protection Dog Training   

This program is available after consultation and
Evaluation and upon approval by Staff.

Call Risen Star Today! 928-754-3006
985 Airpark Dr, Bullhead City, AZ 86442

Open 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. | 7 Days a Week!