WE CREATE HAPPIER DOGS & HAPPIER PEOPLE.

Looking for help with your canine companion? You've come to the right place.

Happy Dog Institute is a Dog Training & Behavior Consulting Company in Olympia, Washington. We solve behavior problems, and specialize in issues such as: Separation Anxietyaggression or fear towards humansdog-dog aggression and reactivityand general fear and anxiety problems.

We also offer a variety of training classes and programs including puppy training and socializationbasic obedience and Agility.

Our goal is to help to make life with your dog more enjoyable with science-based, positive reinforcement training. Email us at info@happydoginstitute.com, or give us a call at 360.915.7130.

We're here to help you with your dog's most difficult behavior problems, from dog and human aggression to anxiety (in fact we're one of the few places in the world that specializes in Separation Anxiety!).

We offer private, customized behavior training and help. Click here to learn more about private training.

Does your new puppy need to learn some manners? Do you have a hard time getting your dog's attention when he's distracted? Are you tired of apologizing when your pooch jumps on your neighbors? Our training classes can help!

Click here to learn about our Puppy Classes & Programs. Click here to learn about our Adult Dog Classes.

At Happy Dog Institute, we use only 100% Positive Reinforcement, Reward-Based methods. This is the best way to ensure long-lasting behavior changes.

Our methods are based on cutting-edge animal behavior and psychology research, and we've got the credentials to prove it! (Click here to learn more about us.)

A dog teaches us fidelity, perseverance, and to turn around three times before lying down.
— Roberts Benchley