Our Mission

To offer outstanding positive reinforcement training and care, provided by a highly skilled and dedicated staff.


At Grateful Dog Training we are uniquely qualified to offer  the standards of care and training that you expect; 

and your dog deserves. 

Our Training Team

We believe in positive reinforcement training and follow the L I M A  (least  intrusive, minimally aversive) protocol as set forth by the International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants (IAABC).

Caroline Edgar

Caroline Edgar

Owner & Trainer

KPA-CTP; Karen Pryor Certified Training Partner

Cassidy Albert

Cassidy Albert

Lead Trainer

Certified Professional Dog Trainer - Knowledge Assessed

Leta Diethelm

Leta Diethelm

Daycare Manager; Assistant Trainer

A North Carolina native, Leta is a 2020...

The best thing about The Grateful Dog is that my dog can't wait to go in and she comes home tired and happy!  I have no doubt that she is well loved and taken care of when she is there.


Everyone who works there is warm and polite!

~Kathy Z.