What makes HALO stand out from other organizations? We have one of only two Board Certified Applied Animal Behaviorist (ACAAB) in Ohio. Our behaviorist is also a Behavior Consultant with the International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants (IAABC). She has worked extensively with dogs that have displayed behaviors such as:

·        Extreme fearfulness

·        Chronic stress

·        Lack of socialization

·        Separation anxiety

·        Compulsive behaviors (tail chasing, spinning, object obsession, fly biting)

·        Food aggression

·        Resource guarding (toys, bed, house, yard)

·        Aggression (e.g. barrier, play, dominance, predatory, fear and pain).

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Our behaviorist and professional trainers offer assistance with your dog. Dogs present with behavioral challenges that are identified and a treatment plan implemented.



HALO's professional groomers can tackle most dog's worst hair days with compassion and patience. We offer specialized grooming to dog's who present with behaviors that can challenge any groomer. 

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Our AKC Certified Trainers and Evaluators have developed several training programs to fit you and your pup! Training from the very beginning all the way through adulthood is key to raising your pup to be the best canine citizen. We offer group classes for puppies, and AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy, and Adult Canine Good Citizen Prep. We also have private training available . Our classes are groups of at least four students and no more than eight students per session, and we provide our specialized one-on-one training during the groups training process.