Doing Right by Dora


Training Program: Canine Behavior Training Program (CBT)Hometown: Providence, RI The most important takeaway from my dog’s time in the Canine Behavior Training Program is that the training was not solely for Dora, but ALSO for me. Brian accepted my massive Bully breed into the Program and helped her to not only trust humans, but his […]

Zeus, the King of Dogs


Training Program: Private Session & SleepOversHometown: Barrington, RI Brian Manning was recommended to us by our dog trainer at the time. She told us that Zeus is too much for her after he bit her. We were running out of time with our very aggressive and very anxious beautiful 2-year-old rescued German Shepherd, Zeus. Neither […]

Mason & Charlie Bring The Fun!

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Training Program: Canine Behavior Training Program (CBT)Hometown: Saunderstown, RI Mason was rescued from a shelter in High Point, NC when our oldest son was attending college there. The shelter told him that Mason was found by a police officer on the side of a busy highway in some brush. At the time we had an […]

Buster Busts A Move!

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Training Program: Canine Behavior Training Program (CBT)Hometown: Tiverton, RI My 11-year-old Mini Dachshund, Buster had a very unhealthy attachment to me to the point where it was causing him great anxiety whenever we were around other people and animals. After careful consideration and research, I contacted Canine Behavioral Services and enrolled in the Canine Behavior […]

Percy’s Perfect Progress

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Training Program: Canine Behavior Training Program (CBT)Hometown: Cumberland, RI Rewind to Dec 2011… our family consisted of Myself, my husband and our 11-month-old chocolate lab daughter Fenway.. then we rescued Percy. Percy is a black lab mix from Louisiana who had a rough start. In his short 6 months on earth, he was on death […]

Sophie Steals Our Hearts

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Training Program:   Canine Behavior Training Program (CBT)Hometown:  Middletown, CT I can’t say more positive things about Brian and his team. Today was our first Follow-Up Session after our dog Sophie came home from her Board & Train stay and I am feeling better than ever about what is possible. When we sent Sophie away […]

Blue Is No Longer “Blue”

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Training Program:  Canine Behavior Training Program (CBT)Hometown:  Cranston, RI Brian drove off from our house in early May with Blue, our young dog who had aggression issues severe enough that he bit one eight-year-old child on the wrist inside our house and an older gentleman who is our neighbor and happened to walk through our […]

Ollie Finds His Inner-Jolly


Training Program:  Canine Behavior Training Program (CBT)Hometown: N. Providence, RI First, I want to thank everyone at CBS for all the effort put into helping Ollie become more balanced! Although, you said his progress was only “mild at best”, it is still progress that we are happy about! We can definitely see the changes in […]

Helping Harvey Help Himself

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Training Program:  Canine Behavior Training Program (CBT)Hometown:  Newton NJ Harvey is doing really well since returning home from training! We’re having a lot of progress with “come” and feeding time, but we’re having a little bit of trouble with having him sit calmly at the door when people come over because Mason (2nd dog) will […]

Sami, the Insecure Rescue Dog


Training Program: Private Session Hometown:  E. Greenwich, RI We adopted Sami, a one-year-old Weimaraner mix, and for the first week in our home, she was such a well-behaved dog.  And then “the real Sami” started to emerge. Her Separation Anxiety began to escalate, she destroyed everything in our house; shoes, socks, sunglasses, carpets, pillows, gloves!  As […]