Smart & Humane Dog Training since 2011

Training your dog doesn’t have to be a chore. Using creative and modern training methods, School For The Dogs will help you change your dog’s behavior, cultivate leadership and improve your relationship.

School For The Dogs offers private training and group classes in our space in the East Village or in your home. For in-home training, we service anywhere South of 96th Street in Manhattan. We also travel to Williamsburg, Bushwick, Ridgewood and Long Island City. Please note that in-home sessions outside these areas may be subject to a travel fee.

Certification for Professional Dog TrainersKaren Pryor Academy Certified Training PartnerAssociation of Professional Dog Trainers - Dog Training Professionals
Annie Grossman Dog Trainer in NYC

ANNIE GROSSMAN
CO-OWNER // SENIOR DOG TRAINER
Karen Pryor Academy Certified Training Partner (KPA-CTP)
Certified Professional Dog Trainer (CPDT-KA)

Annie loves to find fun and engaging ways to help both dogs and humans approach training as an exercise in better understanding all animal behavior. She specializes in working with puppies, teaching tricks, and prepping dogs for commercial work.

Annie@SchoolForTheDogs.com

Kate Senisi dog trainer in NYC

KATE SENISI
CO-OWNER // SENIOR DOG TRAINER
Certified Professional Dog Trainer (CPDT-KA)
Professional Member, Association of Professional Dog Trainers

Kate’s specialty is working with dogs who are dealing with urban behavior problems, like anxiety and aggression towards other dogs. Always taking a holistic approach, she develops personalized training plans that are easy to implement and yield results.

Kate@SchoolForTheDogs.com

Anamarie Johnson School For The Dogs

ANAMARIE JOHNSON
ASSOCIATE DOG TRAINER
Certified Behavior Consultant Canine (CBCC-KA)

Anamarie has a particular interest in training nervous and under-socialized dogs. Anamarie also volunteers at New Jersey’s ASPCA’s Behavioral Rehab Center, where she works with dogs confiscated from puppy mills or hoarding situations.

Chelsea Kronick School For The Dogs

CHELSEA KRONICK
ASSOCIATE DOG TRAINER
Certified Professional Dog Trainer (CPDT-KA)

Chelsea specializes in finding ways to help owners effortlessly incorporate good training into their daily lives. Her holistic approach builds strong foundation behaviors that set a dog up excel as a pet, sport or service dog.

SUPPORT STAFF
SANDRA GRIFFITH, ASSOCIATE DOG TRAINER
Karen Pryor Academy Certified Training Partner (KPA-CTP)

​GINI WOHL, ASSISTANT DAY SCHOOL TRAINER
Animal Behavior Society

ERIC ANDERSON, ASSISTANT DAY SCHOOL TRAINER
Certified Professional Dog Trainer (CPDT-KA)