See Spot Stay

Barbara has a BS in Animal Behavior Therapy and has earned the following certification: CDBC, CPDT-KSA, CBCC-KA, CTC, CAP2 and CAS (Certified Avian Specialist)

Our goal is “To improve the quality of life at both ends of the leash.”

We do in your home consultations and work primarily with behavior consultation and the owner’s veterinarian. We can train dogs (and other species) from puppies to competition level work. Barbara has worked extensively with rescue organizations in a various capacities. See Spot Stay has done seminars and workshops for the general public, for other trainers, rescues and zoo staff on various topics. She has also been an assistant researcher to Dr. Nicholas Dodman at the Center for Canine Behavior Studies.


Phone Number: 860-310-4048


Address: Torrington, CT 06790 USA

Distance Consults, Dog on Dog Aggression, Fear and Aggression, Private Training, and Separation Anxiety