Certified Pet Dog Trainer  
Beaverton, Hillsboro, Portland Kirsten Nielsen, Ph.D.
Current Class Schedule
Puppy Classes
Basic Obedience
Beyond the Basics
For Humans Only
Private Training
In-Kennel Training
About Me
Frequently Asked Questions


Some Favorite Links...

I only list links to products and services that I personally use and can recommend without hesitation.


Dogwise online booksellers. See Books for my recommended reading list.

Otto Step the easiest way to help your dog climb into the back of a tall car or truck. A local company with a great product!

Nordkyn Outfitters:

Equipment and basic information for harness sports & backpacking.

J & J Dog Supplies: Great source for leashes and other training equipment.

Kirsten's hand-dyed silk scarves are for sale on Etsy under the name Boreal Silks. Kirsten is also a prize-winning handspinner and customs spins yarns.


Oregon Humane Society: oregonhumane.org

Northwest Dog Rescue: nwdogrescue.com

Project Pooch: pooch.org Ready-trained shelter dogs.



Dog Play Site: dog-play.com  Also a good source of general dog information.

Portland Pooch: portlandpooch.com Local

business and activites.

Dove Lewis Emergency Animal Hospital: pet loss support, volunteer therapy dog program, and more. Dove Lewis Programs

Pet Partners: pet therapy and service dog programs. petpartners.org



Cooper Mountain Kennel - Willow's favorite getaway for boarding and grooming. coopermountainkennels.com

Green Dog Composting - finally, an ecologically friendly way to dispose of cat and dog feces! They also provide poop scooping service. Your first week is free. Please use my referral number C308 when you sign up for service. greenpetcompostcompany.com

Happy Dogz Dog Training - Jana Patterson is another local trainer that I recommend. 503-201-9707 happydogz.org

Pet Pros - our favorite local pet store, located in the shopping center across from Schroeder's Den.

Synergy Behavior - Veterinary behaviorist Dr. Valli can help diagnose and treat serious behavior problems. They also offer special training classes for reactive dogs and other challenging situations. Synergybehavior.com




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