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Starmark Academy

Ever dream of becoming a professional dog trainer?

Starmark Academy for Professional Dog Trainers is a state approved trade school that offers certification in the science of dog training. Whether you have prior experience in dog training or want to learn a new career path, our certified instructors can teach you a variety of proven and innovative dog training techniques. Come experience the wonders of basic and advanced obedience, dog sports, behavior modification, kennel and breeding management, agility, personal protection, police K9 training, search and rescue, retriever training, assisted therapy, scent detection, and much more!  Watch our Starmark Academy video to get a closer look!

The Academy has class sessions of four, eight, and twelve weeks year round, and offers onsite housing. We accept the GI Bill and are listed with Veterans Vocational Rehabilitation for Chapter 31 benefits and are also INS approved for international students. Starmark Academy offers financial aid, if qualified, through Sallie Mae. We also offer career counseling and a placement assistance program. Contact us and start your animal training career now!