Life Changing!….

That’s what working with Alicea has done for Kylie, my Dalmatian and Pitbull mix. - Carol Blackwell

 

We found a new approach for our Charley with Alicea Howell at Barks and Rec. - Diane Warner

Barks and Rec Animal Training and Behavior is the only training facility of its kind in northern Michigan.  We use only gentle, modern, and  science-based positive reinforcement and offer everything from aggression and obedience training to nosework and agility.
 
 

 

Your Up North Dog Trainer

Lifetime learning starts at 8 weeks of age and your puppies socialization window starts to close at 16 weeks of age.  Don't wait to start training.  Sign up for Pup Scouts Today! 

We offer a wide range of training programs. All training is scientifically- based.

We offer private training as well as group classes!

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