About Your Trainer
Mike Harrington began Training Dogs in 1986 – He is a Certified Master Dog Trainer who studied Dog Psychology and Behavior Modification.
Mike has worked extensively with Top Trainers from the USA, Belgium, Germany, and Czechoslovakia. Mike has trained hundreds of dogs, of all-breeds and coached their owners in Basic to Advanced Obedience, Behavior Modification, Home & Personal Protection and all phases of Dog Sport Competition.
Mike has also raised, trained, titled, competed, and performed decoy work in the sport of Schutzhund.
Mike’s clear understanding of canine behavior, enables him to provide the finest dog training, bridging the gap of communication between owners and their dogs.
Education and Experience
- Canine Academy School for Dog Trainers-Certified Professional Dog Trainer
- Canine Academy School for Dog Behavioral Studies-Certified Behaviorist
- Olympia Kennels School for Dog Trainers–Certified Master Dog Trainer/Behaviorist
- Operator & Training Director/ Behavioral Consultant – All About Dogs
- Training Helper & Trial Decoy for O.G. Boston Schutzhund Club
- O.G Boston Schutzhund Club BH – Molly
- President, Training Director and Helper & Trial Decoy Middlesex County SchH Club
- OG Boston SchH Club High BH, High SchH 1 – Azko Palonia CS-ZM-Sch1 HOT
- White Mountain SchH Club High BH – Hawk Von Olympia – HOT
- Mass-Conn SchH Club High SchH 2 – High Protection – Hawk Von Olympia SchH2 – HOT
- Middlesex County SchH Club – Freight Train Award – Hawk Von Olympia SchH3 – HOT
- United Schutzhund Club of America – SchH3 Club member – HOT
- OG Boston SchH Club – Outstanding Service Award
- Owner/Operator – Training Director – North Boston Dog Training
- Head Trainer North Boston IPO Training Group
- Certified Trial Helper – United Schutzhund Clubs of America
- Hanyo von Mack-Zwinger BH – SNHWDC
- Hanyo von Mack-Zwinger AD – SCWDC