Behavior Training Success Stories

Nika’s Owner Nails It

Emma’s Evolution

Training Program: In-Patient Program Program Start Date: October 18, 2019 Hometown: Jamestown, RI Hi Brian!  I wanted to reach out and thank you again for the work that you did...

Doing Right by Dora

Training Program: In-Patient Program Program Start Date: July 28, 2019 Hometown: Providence, RI The most important take away from my dog’s time in the In-patient Rehabilitation Program, is that...

When Zeus Got Loose…

Training Program: In-Patient Program Program Start Date: July 2, 2017  Hometown: Westerly, RI Canine Behavioral Services saved my dog’s life and my sanity! I adopted my now five-year-old German...

Zeus, the King of Dogs

Training Program:  Private Session & SleepOvers Program Start Date:  October 17, 2009 Hometown: Barrington, RI Brian Manning was recommended to us by our dog trainer at the time. She...

Mason & Charlie Bring The Fun!

Frankie Is A Friend Forever

Training Program:  In-Patient Program Program Start Date:  April 28, 2016 Hometown: Seekonk, MA Our American Bulldog Frankie started in the In-Patient Program at CBS when he was about 8 months...

Buster Does His Best

Training Program: In-Patient Program Program Start Date: December 13, 2015 Hometown: Tiverton, RI My 11-year-old Mini Dachshund, Buster, without any question, had a very unhealthy attachment to me to...

Nike & Bella’s Boarding Success

Service/Program:  Family-Style SleepOvers Service Start Date:  May 24, 2018 Hometown:  Richmond, RI My 2 German shepherds, Nike and Bella recently had the Family-Style Sleepover for 10 days and I...

Percy’s Perfect Progress

Training Program: In-Patient Program  Program Start Date: May 30, 2016 Hometown: Cumberland, RI Rewind to Dec 2011… our family consisted of Myself, my husband and our 11-month-old chocolate lab...

Sophie Steals Our Hearts

Blue Is No Longer “Blue”

Training Program:  In-Patient Program Program Start Date: May 3, 2018 Hometown:  Cranston, RI Brian drove off from our house in early May with Blue, our young dog who had...

Ollie Finds His Inner-Jolly

Training Program: In-Patient Program Program Start Date: May 12, 2018 Hometown: N. Providence, RI First, I want to thank everyone at CBS for all the effort put into helping...

Bailey Works Towards Balance

Training Program:  Basic Manners Puppy Workshop Program Start Date:  September 17, 2017 Hometown:  Seekonk, MA Hi Brian – I just wanted to send you and your team a huge...

Daisy Blossoms Daily

Training Program:  Basic Manners Puppy Workshop Program Start Date:  September 16, 2017 Hometown:  Middletown, RI My husband and I have a sweet, beautiful Golden Retriever puppy. We asked Brian...

Mookie Makes Friends

Nelson Turns a Page

Training Program:  In-Patient Program Program Start Date:  July 2016 Hometown: Brattleboro, VT My dog Nelson was incredibly reactive and aggressive on the leash when walking–he barked incessantly at cars,...

Puppy Family Needs Help!

Training Program: Basic Manners Puppy Workshop Program Start Date: December 15, 2018 Home Location:  Groton, CT We had a bit of a family emergency at home and needed a place...

Basic Manners Puppy Workshop

Training Program: Basic Manners Puppy Workshop Program Start Date: April 18, 2015 Hometown:  Greenville, RI We enrolled our puppy in the Basic Manners Puppy Program with Canine Behavioral Services. She was...

The Socialization of Shea

Training Program: Positive Association Workshop Program Start Date: March 22, 2014 Hometown:  N. Kingstown, RI My beautiful 5-year old Labrador Retriever Mix named Shea was becoming more reactive with...

Ferocious Female Fighting

Angus the Cowardly Corgi

Training Program: In-Patient Program Program Start Date: November 11, 2014 Hometown: Boston, MA Brian, I am happy to speak with anyone on the fence or who needs persuading of have them...

Misguided Miss Lina

Training Program: In-Patient Program Program Start Date: January 30, 2012 Hometown:  Englewood, NJ Hey Brian, First of all I hope all is well!! I’m writing to let you know...

Helping Harvey Help Himself

Training Program: In-Patient Program Program Start Date: September 29, 2014 Hometown:  Newton NJ Harvey is doing really well at home! We’re having a lot of progress with “come” and...

Oodles of Doodles

Training Program: Canine Manners Camp Program Start Date: May 11, 2015 Hometown:  Smithfield, RI Brian and I were blown away with how much better behaved our Goldendoodle Fitz was...

Proving Pack Dynamic Training

Sami, the Insecure Rescue Dog

Training Program: Private Session  Program Start Date: November 29, 2011 Hometown:  E. Greenwich, RI We adopted Sami, a one-year-old Weimaraner mix, and for the first week, we had her...

Wrangling a Raucous Rottie

Training Program: In-Patient Program Program Start Date: December 1, 2011 Hometown:  Portsmouth, RI My wife, Amanda, and I are the proud owners of a beautiful, 125lb male Rottweiler named...

Taming a Terrier’s Tantrums

Training Program: Private Session Program Start Date: September 3, 2011 Hometown:  Warwick, RI When Eli came to live with us, he was fourteen months old, cute and quite a...

Finlay as a Frustrating Puppy

Training Program: In-Patient Program Program Start Date: July 23, 2011 Hometown:  Providence, RI A million thanks for your professional and compassionate help in getting our Finley’s behavior under control....

Lamenting Littermate Syndrome

Oliver the Springer

Training Program: Private Session  Program Start Date: March 26, 2011 Hometown:  Mystic, CT Our dog, Oliver, is a three-year old Springer Spaniel.  His energy is endless, and he is...

Josey Jumps for Joy

Training Program: In-Patient Program Program Start Date: October 20, 2010 Hometown:  Greenville, RI We are writing to thank you for your amazing dedication to helping those dogs who have...

Rescuing Red from Himself

Training Program: In-Patient Program Program Start Date: July 3, 2010 Hometown:  Jamestown, RI We just wanted to follow-up with you to let you know how great the results were with Red...

Jack Finds Hope

Training Program: In-Patient Program Program Start Date: September 24, 2009 Hometown:  E. Haddam, CT Our 2 year old dogs, a brother and sister shepherd/lab mix, had developed very severe behavior...

Private Training At Your Home

Lucy Lucks Out

Training Program: Private Session  Program Start Date: January 15, 2009 Hometown:  Charlestown, RI (Written from the dog’s perspective) – Thank you for coming to my house and saving me...

Gus Goes Away…But Not For Good

Training Program: Canine Manners Camp Program Start Date: May 3, 2008 Hometown:  Mystic, CT Hi Dana,  I am very pleased with Brian’s services. My little spaniel, Gus, spent three weeks...

Weiner Dogs Need Help

Training Program: Private Session Program Start Date: August 10, 2008 Hometown:  Mystic, CT Dear Mario Hilario, When I heard that you are considering running a story about Brian Manning’s...

Coco Finds Peace

Training Program: Private Session Program Start Date: August 10, 2008 Hometown:  Milford, CT In our home we have 2 dogs, a 2 year old Shih-Tzu / Poodle mix and...

Pitties from Heaven

Benny Gets Better

Training Program: In-Patient Program Program Start Date: November 5, 2017 Hometown: Webster, MA Saved my dog’s life! We tried other training and behaviorists, but nothing beats the pack dynamic....

Lucky Littermates

Training Program: In-Patient Hybrid Littermate Program Program Start Date: December 10, 2017 Hometown:  E. Greenwich, RI We brought our two Border Collie littermate’s, Finn and Brandon, to Brian and...

Bouncy Bosco Gets Better

Training Program: Canine Manners Camp Program Start Date: March 5, 2018 Hometown:  Meriden, CT Our German Shepherd, Bosco, just returned from Canine Manners Camp. I must say, he is...

The Magnificent Molly O

Training Program: In-Patient Program Program Start Date: June 6, 2017 Hometown:  Grafton, MA We cannot say enough wonderful things about Brian and his pack. Molly Jane attended the in-patient...

Nutty Nymeria

Understanding the Misunderstood

Training Program: In-Patient Program Program Start Date: January 18, 2015 Hometown:  Wakefield, RI I just wanted to say that I can see such a change in Noodles. Never has he been...

When Sandy Comes To Stay

Training Program/Service: Family-Style SleepOvers Program/Service Date: November 23, 2015 (ongoing) Hometown:  Warwick, RI Sandy loves coming back to visit with Brian and the Pack. As soon as I pulled into the...

Bringing Back A Balanced Bula

Training Program: In-Patient Program Program Start Date: June 2, 2014 Hometown:  E. Greenwich, RI In the summer of 2014, we reached out to Brian and CBS Inc.’s Behavioral Rehab Program to...

Treating Tucker The Tyrant

Training Program: In-Patient Program Program Start Date:  March 7, 2015 Hometown: N. Providence, RI There aren’t enough words to express how appreciative my fiance and I are for the hard work...