About

Bark Busters at-home dog training was founded over 20 years ago and has quickly spread throughout the world. Operating in the US since June 2000, Bark Busters has offices in 40 states with more than 350 franchise locations worldwide. Bark Busters Dog Behavioral Therapists have trained over 1 million dogs worldwide, making Bark Busters the global leader in dog training.

No matter what country they live in, all Bark Busters therapists share the same passion and mission; to help families enjoy their pet dogs by providing dog behavioral therapy and training using natural, holistic and humane techniques in the family’s home.

Bark Busters trains your dog in your home. This is where most of a dog’s behavioral issues occur and is also where your dog is most comfortable. In his home environment your dog can focus and respond better to training.

For more information on what makes us unique, please check out the links below.

Brett

Andy was professional and easy to get along with during the initial session. He communicated information clearly and backed his knowledge up with useful demonstrations and guidance. The expectations […]

Brett | Bethesda
Gregory

We had our first session with Andy, and we were wowed by our Penny's progress in only a couple of hours! The experience was fun, informative, and Andy always made sure to give attention to Penny's […]

Gregory | Washington
Tarita

I haven't had a pet/puppy in our home in over thirty years, but since I retired I thought I would like the company. I wanted a puppy but each time I thought about it I became overwhelmed with the […]

Tarita | Wheaton
Jeremy

Andy is Top notch. We have an anxious rescue dog who pulled extremely hard on her leash, but after Andy’s training and guidance, she has already made enormous progress. The indoor and outdoor […]

Jeremy | Washington
Wilbur

Andy was very professional and knowledgeable. He taught me how to communicate with my dog, and the results became apparent almost immediately. My dog would become aggressive/excited at the mere sight […]

Wilbur | Washington
Alyssa

Andy was very knowledgeable, patient and thorough with us and our puppy. We would highly recommend him! […]

Alyssa | Kensington
Jeanie

Andy is a top notch trainer and dog whisperer! We had our first 3hr session yesterday and it was fun, informative, and we have noticed immediate results. Andy changed the way I communicate with Rogue […]

Jeanie | Washington
Sara

Andy is an absolute lifesaver. My puppy was chewing on everything and wasn’t able to understand the word “no.” The tones and body language I learned yesterday are already working. She now knows […]

Sara | Bethesda
Kelsey

Andy takes the time to get to know you, your family, your home, and your dog in order to set a personalized plan for success. He asks insightful and positive questions that makes it clear he […]

Kelsey | Washington
Maddy

Andy was AMAZING - I now call him the dog Guru. He took my rescued, timid pup and turned him into a civilized and well trained companion. I highly recommend Andy to friend and family. […]

Maddy | Washington
Casey

Where to begin?! Long story short, my dog Hartley is a SUPER timid and anxiety rid-in dog. Hartley is a rescue and I had no idea a dog could be that scared of EVERYTHING. It was not a problem (we […]

Casey | Bethesda
Cindy

Andy is a great trainer - for my dog, Taffy, and for me! We concentrated on Taffy's barking in the back yard - her barking decreased significantly after the first session; and barking and jumping at […]

Cindy | Washington
Jae

We are so lucky to have Andy guiding us through this puppy training journey! We had group puppy training class before and it didn’t work. We had to keep using treats to teach our puppy and often […]

Jae | Oxon Hill
Janet

Andy was fantastic. Within 2 1/2 hours he achieved much more than me and 3 trainers have done over 4 years. By the time Andy left, my dog Teddy was well on his way to being a well behaved dog. It was […]

Janet | Washington
Dillon

10/10! Would recommend Andy to all my friends and family. I just can't believe how much my dogs have changed after only one session! It is crazy to believe after about 2 hours my pit bull Marley who […]

Dillon | Washington