Life is better with a


Professional puppy training and dog training for dog lovers in St. Clair and Macomb counties

Experience the joy of living with a Connected K9, a dog who:


From house training and puppy biting to basic manners foundations, my classes, private training, and Puppy Dayschool programs provide options for every household.

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Enjoy a well-behaved four-legged family member through positive training. Choose from basic manners class or private training, or have me train your dog for you!

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Replace the stress of fear and aggression with the relief of a Connected K9. I’ll coach you through a personalized training plan, or I can do the training for you.

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Whether you’re expecting or already living in a busy dogs-and-kids household, my training programs promote peaceful, safe co-existence of babies, children, and dogs.

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I’m Cathy Rybarczyk, owner and lead trainer of Connected K9s, LLC.

If you’re here, you’re serious about your canine companion. I want you to know I’m serious about providing my clients and students with the very best in professional dog training.

That’s why I’m a Karen Pryor Academy Certified Training Partner—the only one in our area.

Here’s what that means, why it matters, and a bit more about me >>