Martha Palermo

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First Name: 
Martha
Last Name: 
Palermo
Summary: 

New Beginnings Dog Training offers private training in your home, where your dog will be more comfortable and learn more quickly. We use only 100%-positive reinforcement with an emphasis on clicker training.

Bio: 

Owner Martha Palermo, KPA CTP, is a professional dog trainer certified by Karen Pryor Academy. She specializes in helping newly adopted dogs adjust to their new homes. Martha has been involved in animal rescue for the last 15 years, and is the founder and director of Bay State Dogs, Inc. Her passion is to improve the adoptability of shelter dogs through training.

Martha has a BS in accounting and a MBA from Bentley University. She is a member of IAABC, APDT, MAC, and NCNE. Seminars/Workshops that Martha has attended include Assess-a-Pet, TACT, Genetic Basis for Canine Behavior, Dog to Dog Interactions and Sociability vs. Aggression Thresholds in Dogs with Sue Sternberg, and Teaching the Reactive Dog Class with Emma Parsons. Martha is a former adjunct faculty member at Becker College in the Animal Sciences Department. She has also been a Delta Society Pet Partner and a Reading Education Assistance Dog partner with her Newfoundland, Lily.

Martha and her family have two dogs and two horses. Martha also has experience clicker training horses. Currently she is training her young horse in eventing.

Services Offered: 

Training classes: New Puppy Basics, Manners for the Family Dog, Behavior Modification for the Reactive and/or Fearful Dog, and custom training programs to fit your needs.

Consultations also available: Choosing the Right Dog for You, Preparing for Your New Puppy, Navigating the Adoption Process.

Martha also provides training and enrichment to shelters to improve the adoptability of the dogs in their care.

Service areas include Massachusetts Metrowest, Central Massachusetts, and Northeast Rhode Island. Please call for pricing and a free phone evaluation.

Services Offered Summary: 
Training: New Puppy Basics, Manners for the Family Dog, Behavior Modification for the Reactive/Fearful Dog, custom training to fit your needs Consultations: Choosing the Right Dog for You, Preparing for Your New Puppy, Navigating the Adoption Process Service areas include Massachusetts Metrowest, Central Massachusetts, and Northeast Rhode Island
Contact Information
Phone Number: 
+1 (774) 287-1398
Location: 
01519 Grafton , MA

History

Member for
6 years 3 months