About

Karin's Canine Services

Karin Statkum is a Certified Professional Dog Trainer-Knowledge Assessed (CPDT-KA) and a member of the Association of Pet Dog Trainers. She uses positive reinforcement and gentle techniques to help improve the relationship between dogs and their owners.

Karin currently trains at the Animal Rescue League of Boston. She is a board member of the Patriot Pug Dog Club and a foster mom & behaviorial consultant for Pug Rescue of New England.

To stay current with the latest information and methods in dog training and behavior modification, Karin attends many seminars and trainings. Some of the seminars she has attended are:

-Aggression by Suzanne Clothier, September 2003

-From the Playground to Detention Hall by Karen London, April 2004

-Canine Aggression by Brenda Aloff, April 2006

-Get SMART about Training by Kathy Sdao, April 2008

-Behavior Consults by Pia Silvani, May 2008

-Debunking the Dominance Myth by Jean Donaldson, July 2008

-Science-Based Dog Training (With Feeling) by Dr. Ian Dunbar, October 2010

Karin currently shares her home with Sheena the greyhound, Mr. French, Stormy & ZuZu the pugs and her very understanding husband, Tom.

If you wish to schedule a private session with Karin, just call 617-967-5762.