Investing your time, energy and patience into training can lead to huge payoffs. Dog training benefits include happier owners, happier pets and even happier neighbors and communities. Some of these benefits include:● Socialization● A dog with good manners● Builds and/or strengthens a close, healthy relationship between you and your dog● Opens up a clear line of communication between you and your dog● Provides physical and mental stimulation for both owner and dog● Helps teach the dog to focus and listen to the owner even in the midst of distractions
We have two certified dog trainers. Roy Scarborough and Cathy Thrift. Roy and Cathy offer group classes and private training sessions. If you are interested in dog training, please call our trainers directly.
Certified Trainer and Behaviorist Roy Scarborough, ABCMT, has been serving our community since 1984. Roy is also a mentor to Glynn County’s Humane Society, and serves as an adjunct Professor with Animal Behavior College. Roy is a Major in the Civil Air Patrol and recently completed a four year tour of duty as local Squadron Commander. You can reach Roy at (912) 223-1093.
Certified Trainer Cathy Thrift, ABCMT, graduated with High Honors from Animal Behavior College in 2015. She was mentored by Roy Scarborough and together, they provide exceptional dog training in the Golden Isles. Cathy’s career includes 3 years as a volunteer and foster coordinator at the Humane Society of South Coastal Georgia. Cathy can be reached at (912) 322-5244.