Take your dog from crazy pants to calm and well-mannered!

Wonder Dog University gives your dog modern training and behavior keys to unlock potential, solve real life problems, and tackle serious issues. Move from googling down rabbit holes of conflicting, confusing, and often damaging advice to making the most of your precious time with evidence based dog training.
It's never too late or too early to start training your dog!

Serving these areas in Charleston, South Carolina:

Mount Pleasant, Isle of Palms, Sullivans Island, Daniel Island, Downtown Charleston, North Charleston, West Ashley & James Island.

Your Place to Connect Dog Training with Real Life.

Through WDU’s highly recommended In-Person and Online dog training, we've got you covered. From our group Adult Dog and Puppy Classes to our results driven specialties of Separation Anxiety and Reactive behavior modification  programs, you'll be inspired with a confident sense of “Hey! I truly can upgrade life with my dog!”

Experience the difference, working with nationally certified trainers, who use only Modern Training Methods, have decades of experience and a big love of dogs and their people!

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Group Classes

Class size limited to six, so you get success. Provided by independently certified trainers, using only
Modern Training Methods with decades of experience and a big love of dogs and their people!

AKC Trick Dog Workshop

Puppies and dogs love learning new tricks! And the humans have a blast too. 

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Puppy Class Series

Set your pup up for success, experiencing their new world with confidence and support!

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Reform School Class

The ultimate class for impulse control. Train your dog to not bark, growl, lunge, or “lose it” on walks.

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AKC Canine Good Citizen Class

Grab your American Kennel Club CGC certification as your entry to AKC or to prep for therapy training.

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Private Consults

Wonder Dog University's In-Home Private Consults are offered in-person and online.
You and your dog will learn Modern Training Methods to get practical, long lasting results in a more focused environment, addressing your dog's specific needs.
Set yourselves up for a lifetime of success!

1 on 1

Your trainer meets with you and your dog at your home, teaching and coaching you both how to train for results! 

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Train Your Dog for You

Your trainer meets with just your dog at your home. Known as "Day Training," we train your dog for you & provide tutorials.

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Separation Anxiety Program

Work with a Certified Separation Anxiety Trainer to resolve this common disorder and get the much needed relief your dog and you deserve.

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Shelter and Rescue Discount

As former shelter and rescue workers and volunteers we support these efforts, offering discounted introductory training for dogs in shelters, rescues, foster homes and when newly adopted.

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We are a team of nationally certified, professional dog trainers. We want WDU to be your trusted dog behavior and training resource. Through our many years of animal behavior study and hands-on work with thousands of dogs we have created a place where you can find reliable information smart dog people can trust. You have a team behind you, making training understandable and practical. Our mission is to deliver training that both you and your dogs can grasp and use instantly.

Meet the Team!

What the science is saying about Modern Dog Training

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Raving Happy Clients!

Donna & Bill Temple with Brinkley

I feared you wouldn't be able to help Brinkley, that she was too far "gone." Boy was I happy to be wrong! The lessons were a marvel! I was so impressed with how easily you seemed to read Brinkley and to coax her along. It was amazing.

Lou Demarinis with Ava

C.C. did a great job instilling confidence that with hard work any problem can be overcome, and with her help it was. My favorite part was establishing an even better relationship with my pet.

Sherri & Jim Grady with Teddy

I am so very thankful for C.C. She helped me actually understand him so much better. I was absolutely amazed at how Teddy responded to the lessons and to C.C. I saw immediate improvement after one lesson which was priceless.

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The Podcast for Real Life Tips & Fun!

Your most requested topics every week!
- Expert Interviews
- Ask the Trainer Segments
- Training Breakdowns
Episodes with all the puzzle pieces to dig in and take immediate action.

PLUS Show Notes with all the details from each show.
Direct access to every tool and tutorial revealed in the episode!

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Set yourself up for success! We know you'll love it.