Michael Wombacher:

Michael Wombacher has been involved with dogs for more than twenty five years. He has performed more than 30,000 in-home behavioral consultations covering the entire spectrum of dog behavior from the mundane to the bizarre.

He is also an author and lecturer. Mike teaches classes, runs a small boarding and training operation, and has occasionally trained other trainers. Mike's training approach focuses on channeling a dog's natural drives and instincts into behaviors acceptable in the human pack, primarily through the principles of positive reinforcement as well as through methods that appeal to the dog's canine sensibilities.

He is also an author and lecturer. Mike teaches classes, runs a small boarding and training operation, and has occasionally trained other trainers. Mike's training approach focuses on channeling a dog's natural drives and instincts into behaviors acceptable in the human pack, primarily through the principles of positive reinforcement as well as through methods that appeal to the dog's canine sensibilities.

Private Dog Training
Group Classes
Puppy Classes
Good Dog Happy Baby
Book and Video Series
Behavior Modification

Finally, Mike has trained dogs for high profile celebrities in the entertainment and financial worlds including Charles Schwab, Robin Williams, Barry Levinson, Joe Satriani, Bob Weir, Linda Ronstadt, Kirk Hammet (Metallica) and Michael Tilson Thomas who commented the following:

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Michael Tilson Thomas

Music director of the San Francisco Symphony

"Michael Wombacher is a maestro of dog trainers. His clarity of thinking, sense of humor and skills in communicating make dog training fun for both pet and pet lover."

Mike Wombacher introduces his series on a well-balanced training course.

Mike shares series of short videos that reflect what he teaches in his classes and in his books. The approach that he uses in these videos and all his training use positive reinforcement with setting structure, guidance and authority, as well as boundary setting which sets real limits on your dog.  It is a well balanced approach that will get you to your training goals real quick.

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