Bark Busters - A better way to a better dog

Welcome to Dog Training Portland, Oregon

Developed in Australia, our dog-friendly training techniques leverage the same communications methods - body language and voice control - that dogs follow as part of their instinctual pack mentality. All training takes place in the home. Our all-natural methods are effective with any dog, any age - including puppies. Learn more!

We are the award winning team of Bark Busters Dog Behavioral Therapists and Dog Trainers serving Portland, and the surrounding area's.

Bark Busters' dog trainers have trained well over 1 million dogs worldwide. We have trained thousands of dogs and their owners to be the "leader of the pack" right in the comfort of their own homes, using all-natural, dog-friendly techniques that will allow your dog to learn quickly without pain or fear, while bringing balance and harmony back into your home.


Your dog training program begins in your home - however our dog trainers will help you train your dog with issues outside of your home as well.  So, if you need help in the park or on the trails, call Bark Busters now! 

Bark Busters Home Dog Training is ideal for: aggressive dog behavior, obedience training, chewing, digging, jumping up, nuisance barking, pulling on the leash, puppy training, separation anxiety, potty training, and much more!

We can help with those embarrassing moments when your dog jumps on your guests, barks at a passersby or pulls you down the street; as well as other common dog behavior issues that may occur in the vet's office, groomers or dog parks.

We are experts in behavioral dog training, leadership training and obedience training, and we would be delighted to help you (and have fun while we are doing it, too)!

Take a moment to review our individual dog trainer bios below, review what some of our clients say about our dog training services and feel free to contact us by calling 877-500-BARK (2275) or by entering your zip code below for the dog behavioral therapist in your area or by clicking on their picture below.

Your Portland Dog Trainers

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South Portland

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Al & Lisa Holzer

Speak Dog The Bark Busters Way!

Our natural and humane dog training methods are based on the same communication techniques that dogs use themselves - body language and voice tones. The dogs "get it" very quickly because it's the same way they instinctively communicate in a pack to gain leadership.

We come to you and can help with all behavioral and obedience issues. We can train Any Dog, Any Age, Any Issue, even puppies! We teach you how to be your dogs pack leader so you can have a well mannered canine companion. Our clients are thrilled to finally have a relationship based on mutual trust, respect, and love.

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Southwest Portland

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Dick Messenger

The only thing that matters is RESULTS! Bark Busters can turn around your ill-mannered dog's bad behavior and disobedience in as little as 2-3 hours. We train dogs from the inside-out and we do it without hurting or getting physical with them! That's very important. No treats either. We help you gain pack leadership over your dog through body language and voice control.

The final result is a happy, well-adjusted dog who will love, trust and respect you. The Bark Busters system absolutely works. Let me show you how it can work for you! :-)"

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Lifetime support guarantee

guarantee-smallThe Bark Busters worldwide dog behavior training support guarantee is unique in the industry. It is designed to help owners resolve their dog behavior issues and dog obedience issues and to provide our customers with ongoing peace of mind.

For further information about how you can find help for your Portland, Oregon dog

Call us at 1-877-500-BARK (2275) or enter your zipcode