Freak On A Leash | Virginia Beach, VA

Freak On A Leash offers expert dog training services in the neighborhoods of  Kellam, Acredale, Lynnhaven, Salem, Chimney Hill and Pungo.  Our certified, professional team ensures high-quality and efficient behavior modification and manners solutions for your dog training needs.

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Monday:  9 AM–8 PM

Tuesday: 9 AM–7 PM

Wednesday: 9 AM–8 PM

Thursday: 9 AM–8 PM

Friday: 9 AM–5 PM

Saturday: 10 AM–4 PM

Sunday: 10 AM–4 PM

Freak On A Leash Dog Training in Virginia Beach, VA

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Expert Dog Training in Virginia Beach

First Class dog training services in Virginia Beach and surrounding areas.

Are you ready to change your dog’s annoying or dangerous behaviors? Let our caring and effective trainers guide you through any issues from manners to aggression. We can help!

We are local to the Virginia Beach area and provide training services throughout Hampton Roads. Our trainers are certified through independent credentialing organizations, and put a lot of time into ongoing education.

Our team is looking forward to serving you! Ready to start your training journey? Appointments can be booked through our website or call 757-301-1161.

Let’s do great things together. We can’t wait to work with you.

Freak On A Leash Dog Training offers the following dog training services in the neighborhood of Kellam, Acredale, Lynnhaven, Salem, Chimney Hill and Pungo

Learn more about the services we offer!

Puppy Training

We offer in home puppy training and puppy classes held in Virginia Beach and Chesapeake. Classes are a wonderful way to receive lots of education and socialization opportunities at an a low price! Topics covered include biting, chewing, house training, and teaching basic manners while providing positive and appropriate socialization. View and sign up for our classes here!

Prefer an even more personalized approach in the comfort of your own home? Book a puppy manners package and begin your training with one of our trainers!

Puppy Train & Play

Puppy Train and Play is a 4 hour program at our facility providing foundational skills training, enrichment, and socialization. Puppies receive individual 1:1 training sessions throughout their stay as well as appropriate socialization and playtime with well-matched puppies. They are also provided with regular potty breaks (including learning to potty on cue) and opportunities for outdoor exploration.

Manners & Obedience

We offer in home manners and obedience training as well as a variety of group classes in Virginia Beach and Chesapeake. Topics covered in our classes include introducing and refining skills such as polite leash walking, coming when called, giving attention around distractions and being able to settle. View and sign up for classes here!

Classes are a wonderful way to receive lots of education and socialization opportunities at a low price! If you prefer an even more personalized approach in the comfort of your own home, please consider our private in home training packages.

Day Training

Day training is a way to quickly jumpstart your dog’s learning journey and is appropriate for dogs of any age. Private in home training sessions are geared toward coaching you to train your dog–they are most successful with daily practice between sessions. With day training, you can leave the training to us!

Behavior Modification

We have been helping dogs with behavior issues for over a decade. We pride ourselves in staying current on the latest science in the field! Your dog’s past experiences, genetic makeup, environment, and personality are all essential factors we consider when making a plan to change behavior.

Group Classes

Group classes at Freak On A Leash provide socialization, manners training around new people and dogs, enrichment, training for various competitive dog sports, and above all the opportunity to learn skills in a fun and supportive environment. Group classes are the perfect way to enrich your dog’s life, enhance their well-being, and keep your dog mentally and physically fit.

Does your dog already know the basics but only listens in your own home? Group classes are a great start to helping your dog learn to listen everywhere and be calm in various settings around people and other dogs.

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We also understand that every dog is unique. While all dogs share common behaviors, their individual personalities often require tailored approaches when it comes to learning. When you choose us, you can expect a comprehensive and customized approach to meeting your dog’s specific needs. Effective training techniques, providing outlets for your dog’s genetic make-up, and employing appropriate management strategies all work together to ensure your dog will succeed in your training goals. Our certified trainers will work closely with you to understand your goals and develop the best methods for your dog’s success.

We’re excited to help you create a happier, healthier, and well-behaved dog, and we pride ourselves on supporting our clients throughout their training journey. When questions or concerns arise, we’re here for you. Let us help you have the companion you’ve been longing for and start enjoying life with your best friend!​​​​​

Our Packages and Training Plans

We offer a variety of packages and affordable solutions for your dog training needs.

Group Classes can be the most economical way to train your dog.

Group Class pricing ranges from $150 to $180 for 6 weeks of classes

In Home Training for Manners and Obedience

Private in home manners training prices start at $349

Behavior Modification Plans

Training packages for more complex behavior issues start at $965
Frequently Asked Questions

What is the best way to get in touch with you?

Give us a call at 757-301-1161 or email us info@freakonaleashdogtraining.com

Where are you located?

Our training facility is located at 2536 Centerville Turnpike South, Chesapeake VA 23322. We also offer in home training sessions in Virginia Beach and the surrounding area.

When are you available? 

You can see our group class offerings on the Class Schedule. Please call us for availability of in home training and our other services.

What forms of payments do you accept?

We accept all major credit cards.

What makes you different from other trainers in the area? 

We are committed to using only the most up to date training methods based on behavior science, which are found to be most effective and efficient in all animal learning. We will coach you and your dog with compassion, empathy and kindness using reward based training and guided by the principles of least intrusive, minimally aversive (LIMA) in all of our techniques. You can have a well-behaved dog without harsh or aversive training methods. Let us show you how!

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“I could not have asked for a better puppy trainer! Not only was Freak On A Leash super affordable but the reinforcement driven training really was exactly what our sweet puppy needed.”

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We can help bring out the best in your dog!

Freak On A Leash dog trainers are experts in using positive reinforcement techniques. Let us help bring calm into your chaos.