Testimonials

  • I’m so grateful for Alisa and highly recommend training with her. I rescued a 2 yr old pitbull mix who... read more

    Cait A. Avatar
    Cait A.
    9/30/2020

    Alisa is gentle yet firm with the training. Patient and a good teacher to the "parents" . I... read more

    Susan H. Avatar
    Susan H.
    9/14/2020

    Alisa is so wonderful with our dogs. She not only works effectively with our dog, she also works effectively balancing... read more

    Rachel B. Avatar
    Rachel B.
    9/02/2020

    Just started training with YSD! Alisa was so informative and gave great tips and tricks for my sweet pup! If... read more

    Sydney B. Avatar
    Sydney B.
    8/27/2020

    Alisa is absolutely wonderful! I was skeptical of virtual training at first, but even after our first lesson I was... read more

    Danielle A. Avatar
    Danielle A.
    7/17/2020

    Ozzie is a 3 y/o/ Australian Shepard with Cockerspaniel mix. The individual training with Ozzie was just as easy as... read more

    Harvey G. Avatar
    Harvey G.
    6/14/2020
  • Alisa has been fantastic! We started off with her puppy socialization class right before the COVID19 pandemic. My shy pup... read more

    Sam N. Avatar
    Sam N.
    5/13/2020

    Alisa is fabulous! We're attending her puppy classes and it's really helped bring Buoy out of his shell. Highly recommend!

    Samantha N. Avatar
    Samantha N.
    3/14/2020

    Alisa is nothing short of amazing! I have a 2 year old Chihuahua mix that wouldn't listen to a... read more

    Britney V. Avatar
    Britney V.
    3/14/2020

    Alisa is so great with our sweet dog! He is becoming a real gentleman. I would recommend you to anyone,... read more

    Tina H. Avatar
    Tina H.
    2/22/2020

    We had an amazing experience with Alisa! She is such a sweet person and she was very patient with me... read more

    Ale L. Avatar
    Ale L.
    2/20/2020

    You Silly Dog and Alisa's training have been SO helpful in training my 7 month old Bernese Mountain Dog. We... read more

    Anna G. Avatar
    Anna G.
    12/14/2019
  • Alisa was highly recommended and we saw why! Our 5 month old pup was super responsive and happy to work... read more

    Paul O. Avatar
    Paul O.
    11/14/2019

    Alisa is amazing! We just finished her basic skills class and in 6 weeks we have a different dog. Our... read more

    Betsy D. Avatar
    Betsy D.
    10/14/2019

    Alisa was terrific - she was a natural with our dog, and taught us a ton in a very short... read more

    G. C. Avatar
    G. C.
    10/14/2019

    Alisa is a fantastic trainer and has helped my dog be a very good boy without too much fuss. ... read more

    Esther R. Avatar
    Esther R.
    10/14/2019

    You Silly Dog (Alisa) is fantastic. She was recommended by a friend. She gave us some really good training... read more

    Christina Z. Avatar
    Christina Z.
    9/21/2019

    Alisa is incredible! My French bulldog puppy and I met with her yesterday for the first time, she was nothing... read more

    Maureen H. Avatar
    Maureen H.
    9/09/2019
  • Alisa is amazing! After having done a puppy socialization class elsewhere, I went to YSD for general obedience. I have... read more

    Stephanie B. Avatar
    Stephanie B.
    8/14/2019

    Alisa was great with our rescued high energy easily distracted puppy. A huge help.

    Robert H. Avatar
    Robert H.
    8/14/2019

    Alisa is great! I've taken all her classes and she's very knowledgeable. She's able to break down any skill into... read more

    Colleen M. Avatar
    Colleen M.
    8/14/2019

    My clownish and playful young dog and I had a pretty dreadful time with another dog training club, and I... read more

    Jayze V. Avatar
    Jayze V.
    8/14/2019

    Our pit has responded so well to Alisa’s positive reinforcement training. He gets very excited by other dogs and has... read more

    Cara L. Avatar
    Cara L.
    8/14/2019

    I just completed Alisa's puppy basics class with my puppy and I am so happy we took her class. ... read more

    Steph S. Avatar
    Steph S.
    6/03/2019
  • Alisa made a huge difference for me and my large pitbull mix puppy, she was so patient through her obnoxious... read more

    Hannah P. Avatar
    Hannah P.
    6/02/2019

    Alisa is the absolute best! She is very patient and encouraging. She made sure we checked in with her and... read more

    Janice R. Avatar
    Janice R.
    5/14/2019

    We just finished the 6 week Basic Skills course with Alisa and we are so glad we did. Alisa is... read more

    Meagan H. Avatar
    Meagan H.
    2/24/2019

    I was recommended to Alisa through a friend. My parents got two rescues and did her basic training class. One... read more

    Kathryn G. Avatar
    Kathryn G.
    8/14/2018

    When we adopted our 75 lb retriever/pit mix he was just over a year old and we knew we wanted... read more

    Catherine K. Avatar
    Catherine K.
    8/14/2018

    She's done wonders with our rescue Travis! Always arrives on time and checks in between sessions.

    Seth B. Avatar
    Seth B.
    10/23/2017
  • Alisa is a great and wonderfully patient teacher. Tucker has attended puppy class and now Basic Skills. Both owners and... read more

    June C. Avatar
    June C.
    10/05/2017

    We enrolled concurrently in Alisa's 4-week puppy class and the bundle of 4 in-home private training sessions. I think her... read more

    Nan P. Avatar
    Nan P.
    8/14/2017

    Alisa is wonderful! I would highly recommend working with her.

    Christina B. Avatar
    Christina B.
    8/14/2017

    We enrolled concurrently in Alisa's 4-week puppy class and the bundle of 4 in-home private training sessions. I think her... read more

    Nan P. Avatar
    Nan P.
    5/01/2017

    Taraji (my dog) would go nuts every time we got ready to go to class! He really had a... read more

    Clifford S. Avatar
    Clifford S.
    4/28/2017

    Duke had such a wonderful experience with Alisa. It's obvious how much she loves dogs. Plus, so many of her... read more

    Naisha V. Avatar
    Naisha V.
    4/04/2017
  • We rescued a 5 month old pit/lab mix who had a few minor behavioral issues and one major one! He... read more

    Chelsea B. Avatar
    Chelsea B.
    8/14/2016

    Alisa was amazing! I am fostering for a rescue and she worked wonders with our very timid foster dog. She... read more

    Amy S. Avatar
    Amy S.
    8/14/2016

    Alissa really helped us a lot with a session at our home and with a 6-week dog obedience class. ... read more

    Deb S. Avatar
    Deb S.
    8/14/2016

    Alisa helped both of my dogs tremendously and gave me some excellent tips on how to be a better pet... read more

    William C. Avatar
    William C.
    8/14/2016

    If I could give 10 stars I would! Alisa was a miracle worker with my strong-willed corgis and her... read more

    Julie C. Avatar
    Julie C.
    8/14/2016

    We have had the chance to work with Alisa on a few different levels- starting off with the basic skills... read more

    Julie W. Avatar
    Julie W.
    6/09/2016
  • Great place and great environment for new puppies, and the instruction for the pups is fantastic. I would like to... read more

    Randy C. Avatar
    Randy C.
    5/12/2016

    Although I have never been a client, as a fellow trainer I am very familiar with Alisa's work. She is... read more

    Kat N. Avatar
    Kat N.
    2/09/2016

    You Silly Dog by Alisa Peters came highly recommended by one of our neighbors, and now we're the ones who... read more

    Richard D. Avatar
    Richard D.
    11/08/2015

    We enrolled our chocolate lab puppy Riley in Alisa's "Puppy Basics" and " Basic Skills" classes. Both Alisa's methods... read more

    Josh A. Avatar
    Josh A.
    8/14/2015

    Both Alisa and asst. Christa were wonderful, really positive and skilled at what they do. We read a lot... read more

    Carol d. Avatar
    Carol d.
    11/05/2014

    My puppy girl just loves going to class. It provides her with mental and physical stimulation. Alisa is... read more

    Gretchen S. Avatar
    Gretchen S.
    8/14/2014
  • I recently finished up in-home training with Alisa from You Silly Dog and she was amazing with our puppy Beans-we... read more

    Jen H. Avatar
    Jen H.
    8/14/2014

    My 4 month old Yellow Lab was shy and afraid of the world before we brought her to You Silly... read more

    Emily S. Avatar
    Emily S.
    8/14/2014

    I recently finished up in-home training with Alisa from You Silly Dog and she was amazing with our puppy Beans-we... read more

    Jennifer H. Avatar
    Jennifer H.
    7/14/2014

    Very pleased with both classes and private sessions. Our PWD, Rio, is learning fast and having fun.

    Paul H. Avatar
    Paul H.
    1/21/2014

    5 Star in our book! Thank you for all your guidance so far, Alisa - we are better trained. 🙂

    Ken S. Avatar
    Ken S.
    12/17/2013

    Alisa (You Silly Dog trainer extraordinaire) was incredibly helpful as I brought home my puppy, Maggie. I had read... read more

    Monica S. Avatar
    Monica S.
    11/18/2013
  • Polite greetings class was useful and a good value

    Jennifer W. Avatar
    Jennifer W.
    11/08/2013

    Luna was a rescued stray who had NO social skills or manners. With the help of Alisa, she is now... read more

    Jean S. Avatar
    Jean S.
    9/19/2013

    Both of my dogs have taken Alisa's puppy and basic skills classes. Not only did we learn a lot of... read more

    Polly W. Avatar
    Polly W.
    8/14/2013

    Alisa is a GREAT trainer, we have had dogs before, but we adopted two dachshunds which are notoriously difficult to... read more

    Wes F. Avatar
    Wes F.
    8/14/2013

    Alisa worked wonders with our dogs. She is patient and very positive. We would highly recommend her to anyone.

    Kristina N. Avatar
    Kristina N.
    5/11/2013

    I highly recommend Alisa/You Silly Dog! I can't describe how much she helped me with my dog with walking... read more

    Jana D. Avatar
    Jana D.
    3/20/2013