Philadelphia Dog Training

Being a responsible, knowledgeable dog trainer is a lifelong process that can be challenging but is also fascinating, rewarding and fun. A love of dogs is only the beginning!

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In The News

Marisa and Perry's dogs were featured in a commercial for 6abc! Get a behind-the-scenes look below or check out the commerical on our animal actors page.

Marisa was recently highlighted as the feature trainer for Your Pit Bull and You. Check out the article.

Marisa and Perry volunteer every week with Hand2Paw an organization in Philadelphia that connects homeless youth and shelter animals in a mutually beneficial way. They recently put together a video to show a typical day with Hand2Paw:

Pen Pals Try Their Hands (and Paws) at Agility

Articles:

Marley's Fetch Club (PDF, 720K), Marisa Scully, CPDT-KA, Winter 2014, The APDT Chronicle of the Dog

Drama Free Dogs: Coaching the Canine Actor (PDF, 224K), Marisa Scully, CPDT-KA and Perry DeWitt, CPDT-KA, Summer 2014, The APDT Chronicle of the Dog

Using Control Unleashed for Dog-Dog Aggression (PDF, 388K), Marisa Scully, CPDT-KA, May/June 2011, The APDT Chronicle of the Dog

Using Control Unleashed for Dog-Dog Aggression: Look at That (PDF, 867K), Marisa Scully, CPDT-KA, July/August 2011, The APDT Chronicle of the Dog

Foundations for Dog Sports Class (PDF, 900K), Marisa Scully, CPDT-KA, March/April 2012, The APDT Chronicle of the Dog

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