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Friendly Hounds

Professional Dog Training 


Mary Vanderlinden 

Mary is an American Kennel Club (AKC) certified trainer / evaluator
and a member of the Association of Professional Dog Trainers.  

Mary works with all dog breeds (purebred and mixed).  Her teaching philosophy is to use only positive reinforcement in building a rapport between dog and owner / handler.  Professional and knowledgeable, Mary can teach your dog basic and complex commands, and tackle behavioral concerns such as jumping up and pulling while on leash.

She can also help you and your dog prepare for and become a

Therapy Dog Team. 

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Anthony Vanderlinden

Anthony is a member of the Association of Professional Dog Trainers. 

Anthony works with all dog breeds (purebred and mixed), and upholds
the values of positive reinforcement and canine / handler relationships. 

Commanding and kind, Anthony can work with your dog to develop
his / her respect of you, the handler / owner, and correct reactive dog concerns.

Anthony volunteers with National Borzoi Rescue Foundation. 

National Borzoi Rescue Foundation

U.S. War Dogs Association 
Pet Partners 

Duke Canine Cognitive Center 

American Kennel Club (AKC)


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