Performance Scent Dogs Scent Detection Trial

Certified by:

Basic Obedience

Advanced Obedience

Build on skills learned in basic obedience by adding duration to your sit and down; add heel, extended stay with the "5 D's," wait, and leave it.

Fun Scent Detection Class (Nose Work)

All dogs have far better scenting ability than we do - 10,000 to 1,000,000 times better! Sign up for Nose Work and amaze your friends with your dog's ability to use his nose to sniff and find things!

​​I am a Certified Professional Dog Trainer (CPDT-KA), an AKC Canine Good Citizen and AKC Trick Dog Evaluator, a fully approved AKC Scent Work judge, and a lead judge with Performance Scent Dogs. ​​​I'm passionate about dogs and education and offer the best possible training based on the most recent research in dog cognition.


Paws 4 Fun, LLC offers full-service, professional dog training in South Florida, using, for the most part, positive reinforcement, and the least invasive, minimally aversive (LIMA) methods when called for. I am experienced with many breeds, and can handle a multitude of training issues including housebreaking and puppy training, house manners, obedience, scent training, rally obedience, tricks and more, in either private lessons or group classes. Training animals is a rewarding job, and I take it very seriously.


At Paws 4 Fun, I will provide high-standard, successful training for your dog, all done with skill and love. For more information, a consultation, or an appointment, call today!



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​​About Me


I've been an educator all my life and have been training dogs since 2004. With a Bachelor's degree in music education and a Master's degree in music performance, I have many years of teaching experience. 

Learn the basics of good household manners, including sit, down, come, stay and loose leash walking.

Sniff, Sniff, Hurray!

Our classes are offered in Pompano Beach at North Broward Park, also known as North Pompano Park. Beginning and Advanced Obedience, prep for Canine Good Citizen and AKC Tricks, Beginning and Advanced Scent Detection are offered.

Is your

dog newly


Sign up for classes

to build a bond

with your new dog.

 Dog Training

Has the rain and/or the heat kept you from giving you dog the exercise she needs? Do you have a treadmill at home? Let me train your dog to walk on the treadmill!

June 29th, 2019

​​​For urgent needs call: (954) 647-1079 We'll be happy to help! 

Introduction to K9 Treadmill

Lost your keys?

No problem if Dora was around!

Get a healthy


for your puppy!

Private lessons can set you up for a great start!

Don't miss the

2-Day Nose Work Seminar and Workshop with Fred Helfers

 on Oct 26th and 27th, 2019

For more information, tips, advice, 

and fun, like us on Facebook!

 And in Nose Work, congratulations  to Greta for earning her PSD SDN title, to Bobby for earning his NW2 title and to Xena for earning two  NW3 titles!

School News

New Titles

Congratulations to recent graduates of the School for Dogs and People - Aradea, Theo, Star, and Bentley. Congratulations to Harley, Romeo, Mako, Piper, Aries, Tahoe, Tiberius, Perla, Greta and Olive for earning their CGC titles. Congrats to Romeo, Harley, Aries, Tucker and Greta for earning their AKC TKN titles.

Dora was a good hostess and would get a bottle of water for thirsty guests!