The Difference Between

Dog Behavior Modification & Dog Obedience Training

Jumping up, pulling on the lead, biting, mouthing, nipping, inappropriate toileting, aggression towards dogs, food aggression, aggression towards family members, pack aggression, stranger aggression, fear aggression, inattentiveness (dogs that won’t listen), poor recall (dogs that won’t come back when called), destructive behaviors, chasing cats, horses and livestock, over exuberance, nuisance barking, crying, yelping, howling, separation anxiety, digging, escaping, chewing, hyperactivity, item obsession, phobias or general disobedience.

Whatever your dog training requirements are, rest assured that our Bark Busters dog trainers can deal with any problem. Any dog, any age, whatever the issue, do not despair – Bark Busters┬ácan help!

BARKING

SEPARATION ANXIETY

DESTRUCTIVE BEHAVIORS

TOILETING / MARKING

OCD

AGGRESSION

PULLING ON LEAD

David

Our Dog's (Riley) primary issues were charging the door when the door bell rang, and fence fighting with the neighbor dogs. After the first lesson, all this stopped. We had some minor corrections ...

David | COLORADO SPRINGS
Pat

Astounding results with first lesson. Ryan explained everything completely, and answered all questions. 95 pound Lily was jumping all over every guest and was so wild I had no control. She stopped ...

Pat | Colorado Springs
Craig

I choose Bark Busters because I wanted solid information in training and behavior for my new family member, Huey. I am so pleased with BB and Ryan. His knowledge and experience has been a true ...

Craig | Colorado Springs
Joel & Jessica

Two years ago for Christmas, we decided to rescue a puppy from the Humane Society. Neither of us had ever had a dog, but we thought we'd surprise our three kids. Being new to dog owning, we knew ...

Joel & Jessica | Falcon
Jessica & Joel

Ryan "fixed" our dog twenty minutes into the first session. We were at a loss for what to do with our dog - she was barking/jumping/anxious/having accidents. Our neighbor commented that she was ...

Jessica & Joel | Falcon
Katie

Ryan was very helpful and gave tips on what to do and what not to do. He knows what he is talking about and what has worked through his career and I would work with him again....

Katie | Colorado Springs
Adrian

Ryan is very knowledgeable about dog training. He came to the home eager to help, eager to listen, and prepared to make changes....

Adrian | Colorado Springs
Kristin

We have been so pleased with Ryan and Bark Busters. Our Vizsla puppy has been taking to training so well and is like a brand new dog. Consistency and following the methods Bark Busters teaches is key!...

Kristin | Colorado Springs
Craig

Huey Has come a long way in just 2 short lessons. Ryan has given me the tools to make walking a joy, not a struggle. Huey Listens and respects me, the key to the success of all our training now is ...

Craig | colo spgs
Jamie

Ryan is awesome! We had two visits with him and our dogs are doing so much better. We learned its up to us to follow thru with the training and boy is it worth it. We love the way they listen to us...

Jamie | Fountain
Chris

Ryan has been amazing. The change in both our dogs after just one visit has been amazing, and continue improving with the techniques Ryan has taught us. Ryan has been great at teaching myself and my ...

Chris | Colorado Springs
Susan

I am beyond pleased with the training! Ryan does an exceptional job, and has excellent communication and training skills. He understands both people and dogs! Almost immediately, the dogs were calmer,...

Susan | Colorado Springs
Sharon

Ryan did an awesome job on showing us how to talk to our dogs. The moment he walked in he was in total control. Our dogs responded right away. Ryan explained to us how to communicate with our dogs ...

Sharon | Fountain
Lance and Lisa

Ryan impressed us during our first lesson in learning to speak dog and act more like Nellie's pack leader. His terminology was straight forward and with easy to understand examples and demonstrations...

Lance and Lisa | Colorado Springs
Dennis R.

Ryan was wonderful. He listens well to our issues and concerns. He gave great examples of how our dog was responding to what we were doing and why that only made things worse. He gave specific things ...

Dennis R. | Colorado springs
Robert

Fantastic and very helpful....

Robert | Colorado Springs
Jim

System is awesome and so was Bryan. Day one and we are thrilled with the initial results!...

Jim | Colorado Springs
Steve

Ryan was awesome! Flipper could not get along with my girl friend's dog Joey. With Ryan's help we were able to get Flipper and Joey to be best friends. Our dogs could have been a show stopper in our ...

Steve | Colorado Springs
Tony

The training was an excellent learning experience for both my wife and I as well as Sammie. Ryan did a great job of explaining how dogs communicate and what we needed to do to communicate properly ...

Tony | Colorado Springs
Nicole

The training was amazing! We saw results immediately. He continues to make progress. The additional training tips really helped. He's going to be the best trained dog in the neighborhood soon. I ...

Nicole | Colorado Springs
Tony

Absolutely amazing! !! Our dogs are 100% better after just 1 class. The information and knowledge we received has made the difference! !! Highly recommend bark busters and Ryan . Can't wait for the ...

Tony | colorado springs
Anthony

Absolutely amazing! !! The information and train techniques we learned have made 100% difference in just 24 hours , can't wait for the next session...

Anthony | colorado springs
Ashley

Ryan is absolutely wonderful! After one session with our dogs they were responding to the training and much easier to handle. After 3 sessions we have seen a huge improvement in both our dogs - they...

Ashley | Colorado Springs
Rosemarie

This was a very neat experience today! Lexi was wild when Ryan Brown first showed up, but as the training took shape her behavior noticeably improved. Even I could walk her on her leash in a perfect...

Rosemarie | Canon City
Carol

Ryan is the best! He listens! Always professional, always! We saw massive improvement after the first visit. Our dog is so much more fun now. Thanks Ryan!...

Carol | Palmer Lake
Jeannette

My husband and I tried several different training methods with our previous pet. Some were good, some ok, and some were horrible, but all-in-all I never found a method that worked or "clicked" with ...

Jeannette | Colorado Springs
Annelie

When WE are consistent Max is consistent and practically a completely new dog. One we can trust and control....

Annelie | Woodland Park
Crystal

Ryan was amazing! He was able to teach us how to be better pack leaders for our dogs without ever being condescending. Within the very first visit our dogs were already staying off the furniture, ...

Crystal | Colorado Springs
Carol

Fury was biting and mouthing as well as misbehaving endlessly. She would not listen at all. We were not fulfilling our roles as alpha's and at a loss as to what to do. We did our homework and Ryan at ...

Carol | Monument
James

I have had dogs for 50 years. Imagine my surprise that I had been "training" them wrong for so long. Most of the time my dogs were borderline out of control. I got a new puppy. Breed known for ...

James | WOODLAND PARK
Tammy and Chad

Our dog Fisher became aggressive last August. Since then his aggression has escalated to the point where we thought we might have to get rid of him. After one visit from Ryan, my husband and I feel ...

Tammy and Chad | Colorado Springs
Mark

Ryan, is not only a great trainer but a great person. He has skills of communication to talk to DOGS and PEOPLE. He taught me how to talk dog in a few minutes... and I kept at it and now I TALK DOG. I...

Mark | COLORADO SPRINGS
Elaine

Ryan was very professional, punctual and knowledgeable. He took a lot of time explaining his techniques, why they work, how we can be better owners and answered all of our questions. Excellent job!!...

Elaine | Colorado Springs
Beth

Smokey has had a fear problem since he was a puppy and as he got older he started to act aggressive when fearful. This aggression was towards any animal and person other than myself. I never really ...

Beth | Colorado Springs
Pete and Helga

We got our dog at 3 years old. He had been abused and was aggressive to other dogs, children, strangers and bit us on occasion - enough to draw blood. With Bark Busters training he has changed ...

Pete and Helga | Colorado Springs
Lori and Morris

You were awesome! I am so pleased and grateful for what you showed us and the quick response Nyla had! Thank you! Calling Bark Busters was the best thing ever and 110% satisfied!...

Lori and Morris | Colorado Springs
Jen

We had a very loud barker that was causing major complaints from our neighbor. We immediately saw almost a complete stopping of Ollie's barking after Ryan's first visit. He has learned so much so ...

Jen | Colorado Springs
Daniel

Ryan was very professional and clear with the directions in making/improving your relationship with our dog. Since his visit our home has significantly calmed down by using the practices he taught ...

Daniel | Colorado Springs
Sam

Ryan spent more time with me than any other agency I've worked with. The methods not only worked IMMEDIATELY but also made sense. I never thought results could be achieved without treats and he ...

Sam | Colorado Springs
Valerie

Bella stopped 90% of her barking during the first session. Now she is so much more a pleasure to have around and I believe she had anxiety before that I didn't realize existed. We are still ...

Valerie | Colorado Springs
Cristina and Joel

I have a 75 pound Old English Bulldog who was ruling our house. Within the first visit he was already acting like a different dog. By the next day, I was able to walk him on the leash with no ...

Cristina and Joel | Colorado Springs
Kim

We're SO pleased! Stormy really is like a different dog and the means to effecting her transformation are so simple!!! She's happy, we're happy and each day is getting even better!...

Kim | Colorado Springs
Kimberly

Ryan was very patient. It makes sense to think like a dog and train the way dogs train each other and us. Ryan went above and beyond and I am so grateful!...

Kimberly | Colorado Springs
Evelyn

It is the most incredible change I could have ever imagined. What we thought would be weeks and months of training was accomplished in a few days....

Evelyn | Colorado Springs
Alisa

The training was amazing and the results are even better! He's like a whole new dog!...

Alisa | Colorado Springs
Sloan

Ryan was so great and made the training easy and fun!...

Sloan | Colorado Springs
Pat and John

Amazing experience and immediate results. Ryan is a true dog whisperer. We and our dog learned volumes!...

Pat and John | Cascade
Becky

Thank you! I was amazed at the differences in my dogs by the end of the first training session! It was wonderful! My home is much calmer, my dogs and I are happier!...

Becky | colorado springs
Lynda

My dog's behavior had improved by that evening! She was brought to the dog park where her aggressive behavior was gone!...

Lynda | Colorado Springs
Susie

Ryan was in command of Laney the minute he came in the door. He was very friendly and reassuring to us, and showed us clearly how to communicate with Laney. We also appreciated the training aids ...

Susie | Colorado Springs
John and Renee

Ryan was awesome. He was patient and answered all our questions. This training makes sense and is easy to use....

John and Renee | Colorado Springs
Bobby

I love it that no physical techniques are used and that I don't need a clicker....

Bobby | colorado springs
Tana

Champ has responded very quickly. Now it is our job to be consistent....

Tana | Colorado Springs
Allison

Over the last 10 years, Ryan has shown me how to deal with two serious issues in two dogs: (1) Displaced aggression and (2) sibling rivalry. And a less dangerous (but no less annoying!) ...

Allison | Florissant
Victoria and David

Absolutely amazing! Dog seems more relaxed. Like a brand new "improved" dog. Neighbors are thankful, we are thankful. Wish we'd called long ago - already recommending to friends!...

Victoria and David | Colorado Springs
Kris

I already have spread the word about Ryan and his superior training. Thank you SO much....

Kris | Colorado Springs
James

We should have done this a long time ago!...

James | Colorado Springs
Bettina

Nitschke responded great to the training. It is a pleasure working with our standard poodle. Ryan is an excellent trainer!...

Bettina | Falcon
Steve and Kelly

Ryan was very professional and really took the time to help us understand the theories behind the training techniques. Not only did WE see results, but friends and neighbors have commented about the ...

Steve and Kelly | Colorado Springs
Chris and Tim

Ryan was a true dog professional. You could see results immediately after a training session. I'm confident with his instruction and follow-through. My dog's a better animal for this training. We ...

Chris and Tim | Colorado Springs
Nikki and Adam

Thank you Woodmoor Vet for recommending Bark Busters! It was exactly what Mac needed!...

Nikki and Adam | Colorado Springs
Andrea

I thought I was going to have to get Maxx taken away or give him away after he bit someone. Bark Busters turned the whole situation around and saved our relationship....

Andrea | Colorado Springs
Cheryl

Excellent program - logical!...

Cheryl | Colorado Springs
Katie and JT

Awesome stuff! Can't believe how quickly our dog's behavior changed....

Katie and JT | Colorado Springs
Kathleen

Would ABSOLUTELY recommend Bark Busters!...

Kathleen | Colorado Springs
Tamarin

Ryan had a friendly, easy style of training. He was a pleasure to have in my home and certainly a soothing influence....

Tamarin | Colorado Springs
Jennifer

Ryan Brown was fantastic! His training techniques were demonstrated clearly and were extremely effective. Strongly recommend him!...

Jennifer | Colorado Springs
Katie

Bennett seemed like a new dog after the first training session. I don't need treats to "bribe" my dog into behaving. I wish I had invested in this training long ago. Instead of spending ...

Katie | Security
Katie

Bennett seemed like a new dog after the first training session. I don't need treats to "bribe" my dog into behaving. I wish I had invested in this training long ago instead of spending ...

Katie | Colorado Springs
Natalie

We enjoyed Ryan's first session and found the techniques very helpful. Our dog is already improving because we are now trained. :)...

Natalie | Colorado Springs
Anna

I'm excited about how quickly my dog learned using your system....

Anna | COLORADO SPRINGS