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Life is so difficult when
dogs are scared to be alone

We Specialize in Separation Anxiety Training for Dogs

Our state-of-the-art “alone-time” training gently teaches your dog to relax while you’re away

Dog training for separation anxiety and separation-related problems is our specialty – working with us you’ll get the benefit of our exclusive focus on those issues. Our methods are based on the science of classical conditioning, using gentle desensitization to help your dog become comfortable when left alone. 

Signs of Separation Anxiety :

  • Destruction, especially at exit points
  • Excessive vocalization
  • Accidents in the house; vomiting
  • Anxiety when you get ready to leave
  • Pacing, trembling, panting, drooling
relaxed Lab sleeping

Yes! Your dog can learn to relax at home alone

Having a dog who is comfortable and calm while you are gone is life changing!

If you are ready to get started, you can fill out our questionnaire
and we will reply to set up your free 30-minute informational call.

Our Trainer


“I specialize in separation anxiety training, and look forward to helping your dog feel comfortable when left home alone.”

– Bob Ryder, CSAT, PMCT-4, CPDT-KA


What our clients say...

Bob was an amazing partner helping with Bobby’s separation anxiety. I can leave him up to four hours now and he’s totally fine. So grateful to Bob!
Heather McDonough
New York, NY
Bob has an affinity for animals I have never seen before. Our experiences with him were worth every penny and every minute we invested.
Lloyd and Pam Hulit
Normal, IL
Being able to leave Bubba for 27 minutes of alone time is a miracle we'll take! We loved working with Bob and will carry on our training diligently.
Ali Cohn
San Francisco, CA

Let us help you get your life back!

Certified Separation Anxiety Trainer
Peaceable Paws Certified Trainer
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Pet Industry Advocacy International
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