Our Trainers

Cynthia Riesgo


Dog Trainer/Instructor with 5 years hands on experience Basic to Advanced obedience training. Experienced in reactive dogs from fear based aggression to lack of socialization. A true animal lover with a excellent understanding of dog training methodologies with on going training to continue to stay current in a ever changing field. Well versed in developing training plans for individual dogs and adept at implementing training protocols for a diversity of behavior issues.

Specializing in:

*Positive Reinforcement Training

*Behavior Modification

*Puppy Training/Socialization

*Therapy Dog Training & Evaluation

*Service Dog Preparation Obedience Training

*Partnered with a Animal Behaviorist for Aggression Issues

*In-Home Training & Group Training


*Worked side by side with an Animal Behaviorist for 4 years working specifically with reactive and aggressive dogs. Assisted in Basic and Intermediate Training one on one and in a group setting.

*Evaluating rescue dogs before adoption placement. Assess dogs from Miami Dade Animal Shelter in order to determine training needs.

* Approved Tester/Evaluator for a National Therapy Dog organization – Evaluating potential therapy dogs in nursing homes, school and hospital settings.

*Currently assisting local rescues with rehabilitating dogs with on going behavior and fear issues.

Program Presenter for Doggone Safe – Be A Tree -children’s safety seminar


Penn Foster University, PA – Certified Dog Trainer/Instructor – Diploma

APDT – Learning/Behavior Theories Course &. APDT AB -Pending Diploma

Certified and Insured Evaluator/Member for Alliance of Therapy Dogs

Professional Member of:

AABP – Association of Animal Behavior Professionals-Member

APDT – Association of Professional Dog Trainers – Member/student

ADT – Alliance of Therapy Dogs –Evaluator/Tester & Member

Doggone Safe – Be A Tree Program Member and Program Presentor

Mitchos Doane


Professional Dog Trainer  since 1997 with 20 years experience.

Meet Mitchos Doane, K9 Trainer, experienced in training all breeds, ages.

He Offers many types of K9 training in addition to training, Mitchos has also competed in International Dog Shows.

Obedience, Severe Behavior Problem Solving, Confirmation, Agility, Protection, Search & Rescue, Drug and Bomb Detection, Service Dog preparation. Trick Training, Preparing and Training Hunting Dogs, Protection Work for Law Enforcement, Army & Air Force.

We are honored to have Mitchos part of the KK’s K9 Training Team!!service-dog-training