The Barkley Academy offers a variety of group obedience and behavior training courses designed to make your dog a more enjoyable member of the family.

Refresher Training Specials

One Week Residency Stay Refresher Training for only $995 (regularly $1395)

This Residency Stay refresher plan will help to reinforce the positive behaviors your dog has already learned. This program includes one-on-one daily training, all boarding and activities fees, plus a spa bath prior to returning home. A private lesson with the trainer is included at the end of the week.

Sign-up for this One Week Residency Stay Refresher if your dog has:

  • Completed a 2 week or more Residency Stay Training program.

Initial Consultation

Clients are encouraged to schedule an initial evaluation with a training counselor in order to determine the best methods for success. Consultations are $65 and are applied toward the balance of any training service.

The Barkley Academy offers both beginner and advanced Group Classes and Residency Stays:

Group Classes – Click here to learn more about Group Classes.

Residency – Click here to learn more about our Boarding School.

Private Lessons – Click here to learn more about Private Lessons.

Meet the Trainer


Vendy Fris-Clark
Vendy started her career in animal behavior in 1988 while living in Europe. She spent several years training police dogs for the local law enforcement agencies. Now, Vendy focuses her time on training domestic animals for everyday living. She is an experienced dog show handler who has won several awards over the last decade. Vendy and her staff specialize in canine behavior disorders. The Training Staff recognizes and corrects behavior disorders of all types. The Barkley does not rely on negative enforcement or simple reward based training techniques. You and your dog will notice and appreciate the difference!

 Vendy and her team

Barkley Academy Training Team