Best Dog Trainer

Penn Vet Working Dog Center

Every Monday night, Penn holds classes (six for $120) that will get your most rambunctious Fido or Spot to behave. Repeat: Penn eggheads teach your dog to behave and socialize. Fetch!

3401 Grays Ferry Avenue, Philadelphia, PA | 215-898-2200 | Website


2012 WINNER, Dog Trainer

Kool Dogs

1327 Elson Road, Broomall, PA

You didn’t graduate from finger-painting to calculus without a little bit of formal training, and your dog’s definitely not going to get past the basics without the same. Kool Dogs boasts basic training, boot camp, behavior modification, individual classes and even an agility course. And everyone-even a dog-loves an obstacle course. Read more »

2010 WINNER, Dog Trainer

Nicole McBride

McBride, with 15-plus years of experience, teaches puppies and old dogs new tricks quick, from basic obedience to advanced training. Read more »