When you need dog training or help solving behavior issues, we think you deserve the best. Our training is effective, fun, and helps build an even stronger relationship with your dog.

Private dog training from experts



Virtual Lessons

The safest and fastest way to get started training right now. We can help you with any behavior issue: a new puppy, basic manners for an adolescent, as well as aggression or reactivity.

Offered in the Washington, D.C. area for new puppy support or dogs needing work on basic manners like leash walking, coming when called, jumping and more.

In-Person Training

Behavior Modification

Private training for dogs experiencing behavior issues like reactivity, fear, anxiety, food aggression, separation anxiety and more.


"We were really struggling with our sweet, sensitive dog’s reactivity to other dogs in our busy city neighborhood. Juliana patiently and compassionately gave us the tools to overcome this challenge, and most importantly trained us on how to help him! Now, he can walk past almost any dog with no problem." Read more.

—  Alex and Cat from Adams Morgan, D.C.

We're here to help you solve problems and build a stronger relationship with your dog.




In October Juliana presented a free webinar that covered the topic of preventing social dogs from becoming reactive. Watch the full two-hour presentation full of video examples on YouTube.

Juliana's next free webinar will be on Saturday, January 23. The topic will be small dogs. Be sure to register in advance.


JW Dog Training's Head Trainer, Juliana Willems, is a Certified Behavior Consultant (CBCC-KA) with a thorough understanding of canine behavior and nearly seven years of working with dogs. She is a faculty member at the Karen Pryor Academy and has been featured on WTOP, Good Morning Washington,

The Pet Show with Dr. Katy, and other digital broadcasts.


Whether you want to set your new puppy up for success, need help with your rescue dog's transition, or are facing serious behavior issues with your dog -- our certified trainers are equipped to help.

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 JW Dog Training & Behavior Consulting


Washington, D.C. Area