Build a powerful bond using positive reinforcement and reward-based dog training techniques.

Create a true partnership with your dog based off of mutual understanding and respect.

  • Dianna is proud to have achieved a variety of professional dog training accolades over the years:

    • Certified Professional Dog Trainer - Knowledge Assessed (CPDT-KA)
    • Karen Pryor Academy Certified Training Partner (KPA-CTP)
    • Certified Nose Work Instructor (CNWI)
    • Certified USCSS Judge and CSD
    • AKC Scent Work Judge
    • AKC S.T.A.R., CGC, CCC and Trick Dog Evaluator
    • C.L.A.S.S. Instructor and Evaluator
    • Associate Trick Dog Instructor
  • Dianna has specialized in working with reactive, aggressive and fearful dogs, assisting the same in group Control Unleashed classes and private one-on-one behavioral consultations.

    Dianna was privileged to work with a variety of shelters, assisting in the behavioral department as well as providing enrichment for the shelter dogs to improve their quality of life and possibility of adoption.

    Dianna's passion is working in scent-related sports, including Scent Work and Barn Hunt, and she looks forward to getting more involved in tracking in 2018.

  • Dianna is a proud member of the following dog training groups and clubs:

    • KPA
    • APDT
    • IAABC
    • Pet Professional Guild
    • Doberman Pinscher Club of America
    • United Doberman Club
    • Valley Hills Obedience Club
    • Greater Los Angeles Scent Work Club
  • Dianna believes strongly in furthering her knowledge in all things dogs. As such, she regularly attends seminars, workshops and webinars. Here is a sampling of the events she has attended over the years:

    • ClickerExpo
    • APDT Conference
    • IAABC Symposium
    • NACSW Seminars with founders, Ron Gaunt, Amy Herot and Jill Marie O'Brien
    • CBATI Certification Seminar

    Here is a sampling of the speakers Dianna has enjoyed learning from in a variety of seminars, workshops and webinars over the years:

    • Leslie Nelson
    • Emma Parsons
    • Sue Sternberg
    • Kay Lawrence
    • Ken Ramirez
    • Leslie McDevitt
    • Grisha Stewart
    • Nicole Wilde
    • Fred Helfers
    • and many others...