Jules Nye

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Jules Nye has been a clicker trainer since 1999 and established Sit Stay & Play in 2003. Her passion for animal behavior has made her an in-demand pet-dog trainer, public speaker, author, and educator.

Jules has more than 15 years professional experience working with animals. She started out working with reptiles, insects, fish, and small animals when she was 14 years old, and began training dogs professionally in 1999. Jules's work has been published in multiple magazines and websites since 2004, including clickertraining.com, petexpertise.com, the APDT Chronicle, and Dogster's Good Dog Blog. She is a contributing author of Top Tips from Top Trainers
Jules enjoys educating other animal professionals and the general public on animal behavior through private workshops, mentoring, and public presentations. She is currently a professional member of the Association of Pet Dog Trainers (APDT) and the International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants (IAABC). Some of Jules's accomplishments, awards, and honors include:
  • Canine Good Citizen Evaluator (American Kennel Club) • 2000
  • Instructor Training Course (Dogs of Course) • 2002
  • Pet First Aid & CPR Certified (American Red Cross) • 2002
  • CPDT-KA certified (Certified Professional Dog Trainer-Knowledge Assessed) • 2003
  • Certified Advanced Pet Sitting Tech (Pet Sitters International) • 2004
  • ClickerExpo Attendee (Karen Pryor Clickertraining) • 2004
  • ClickerExpo Attendee & Learning Lab Assistant (Karen Pryor Clickertraing) • 2009
  • Advanced Behavior Course (Pat Miller) • 2005
  • Mentor Trainer (Animal Behavior College) • 2005
  • Veterinary Assistant I, II, & III (Community College of Baltimore County) • 2007
  • Pet First Aid & CPR Authorized Provider and Instructor (American Red Cross) • 2008
  • KPA CTP (Karen Pryor Academy Certified Training Partner) • 2009
  • Torch Award finalist (Better Business Bureau of Greater Maryland) • 2009
  • APDT Educational Conference Attendee (Association of Pet Dog Trainers) • 2009
  • Exotic Animal Training Workshop (APDT Conference) • 2009
  • Shelter Dog Training Workshops (APDT Conference) • 2009
  • Paws With A Cause Field Rep • 2010
  • ClickerExpo Attendee & Learning Lab Assistant (Karen Pryor Clickertraing) • 2011
  • BARCS Animal Shelter Pit Crew, (Best Friends Animal Sanctuary) • 2011
Services Offered: 
  • Behavior modification & management for reactivity: including a focus on anxiety, aggression, and fear issues
  • Phone consultations
  • Training for deaf & blind animals
  • Educational seminars, webinars, public speaking, & freelance writing

Behavior training is also available for other pets such as cats or ferrets.

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+1 (443) 791-3647


Columbia, MD 21045
Facility and Location Information

Our service areas are: Howard, Baltimore, Montgomery, Anne Arundel, Prince George's, Kent, Queen Anne's, Talbot, and Caroline counties, as well as Washington, DC and northern VA.

Veterinarians Nearby: 

Severn River Animal Hospital

590 Benfield Road

Severna Park, MD 21146



Member for
6 years 8 weeks