No Force Dog Trainers Near Me

(Your “Go To” website to find fully insured, educated, and verified “No Force” Certified Dog Trainers in North Georgia)

Your best investment in training your dog includes looking for professionals who strive for that higher level of excellence in education, communication, and customer service. Their safe and effective dog training does NOT use force that might cause pain, fear, or anxiety.

Recommended No Force Dog Training Professionals

Members of the Initiative for force-free dog training

Code of conduct

The educated professionals recommended on this site:

  • Are Fear Free® Certified Animal Trainers that you can verify in the Fear Free® Professional Directory
  • Have other dog training credentials verifiable in the accrediting professional industry directories that certified them
  • Continue to educate themselves to keep their credentials and even if not required to do so
  • Train based on Position Statements from industry groups like the American Veterinary Society of Animal Behavior
  • Educate you in how to develop a relationship with your dog
  • Work to help strengthen the human-animal bond within the family
  • Pledge to Do No Harm
  • Adhere to a Code of Ethics in the professional groups they belong to
  • Strive for a high standard in their training practices and marketing
  • Carry Professional Dog Training Liability Insurance

These trainers make the training, simple, easy, and fun!


Respectful Communications Animal Training

(213) 973-8748

Linda Ross


Private In-Home Lessons

Group Classes

Other Pet Services

Serving Pickens, Gilmer, and Cherokee Counties as well as East Cobb and Alpharetta, Georgia


Inspire Your Dog

(407) 222-6261

Sue Peet

Private In-Home Lessons

Group Classes

Other Pet Services

Serving Blue Ridge, Georgia and surrounding areas