Dog Training

Proper training creates happy, well-mannered dogs
and fosters effective communication.

Well behaved dogs have more freedom to interact with you and other dogs. 


Dog Training

ECO Dog NYC has partnered with Empire of the Dog to provide Dog Training Services

Empire of the Dog has been training NYC’s friendliest pet dogs for almost two decades.

They specialize in family-friendly pet dog training with an emphasis on quick, creative solutions for busy urban environments.

Founder, Denise Herman, teaches classes and provides private lessons for dogs of all ages throughout Brooklyn, Manhattan and queens

Denise has been profiled in Dog Fancy and Modern Dog magazines and has written for the award winning bARk Magazine as well as authoring various e-Books. CoolHunting has called her advice “masterful”.

Puppy Kindergarten

Our Puppy Kindergarten classes are designed to bridge the gap between bringing your dog home and when he is legally able to go outside. Classes are held in clean, safe indoor spaces and are designed for dogs 8-18 weeks who are not “street legal” and haven’t finished their vaccinations!.
Click HERE for more information on this.
Pups must be under 18 weeks old to begin this class.


•Basic Commands [sit, down, coming when called]
•Greeting House Guests calmly.
•Off leash play with other pups
•Preventing Destruction & Separation Issues

•Curbing Puppy Nipping & Biting
•Preventing Barking
• Time Managment 
“What do I do with my pup while I’m at work all day?”
•How to successfully expose your dog to the sights and sounds of a big city.
•Calmly Greeting Dogs and People on Leash.
•Maximizing Your Training Time.
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Dog Behavior Experts believe that attendance in Puppy Kindergarten class provides the most lasting influence toward raising a friendly and well mannered family pet!
Click HERE to read about the benefits of beginning puppy classes as early as 8 weeks of age.

Basic Pet Dog Obedience

For well socialized dogs over 5 months old. Basic Pet Dog manners and general obedience commands. Also answers questions liks, “How do I keep my dog from jumping on people?”, “How do I stop my dog from destroying things in the house?”, and “What can I do with my dog when I’m at work all day?”.
General obedience includes sit, down, stay, coming when called, walking on leash, calmly greeting people on leash and more. We will work both inside and outside on leash.

Training Video

Sample Empire of the Dog Training Videos

Empire of the Dog has a variety of training videos to demonstrate how they train and you can learn work effectively with your dog.

To view more Empire of the Dog Training Videos, click here.

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