We’ve got NYC’s best dog talent for print, film and television.

If you’re looking to cast a dog or puppy for your next photo shoot, film, video, television production or special event, you’ve come to the right place.
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  • MTV
  • Animal Planet
  • Upright Citizens Brigade
  • Thirteen
  • Uncommon Goods
  • Comedy Central
  • Animal Medical Center

School For The Dogs provides professionally trained dog & puppy actors who are ready to be your next star.


  • Based in Manhattan, we turn NYC’s brightest pets into professional actors and models.
  • We hand select our most skilled students and alumni who have received meticulous training.
  • Our trainers will provide all the preparation and handling needed to make your production a seamless success.


Think your dog has a nose for acting?


  • Contact us about our lessons and classes designed to prepare pet dogs for commercial opportunities!

“We got all our big moments thanks to School For The Dogs’ trainers’ patience, dog handling, and overall professionalism. I will definitely hire them again.” – Jessica V. MTV Executive Producer