Dog Obedience Training for the Annapolis, MD, Area

Serving all Maryland

Do you live in the Annapolis, MD, area, with a dog that needs some help when it comes to obedience? Contact Ridgeside K9 for comprehensive dog obedience training.

Our Specialized Training Programs

Whether you’ve just gotten a new puppy or have an older dog that has behavioral issues, we at Ridgeside K9 can help your dog learn, remember, and follow your commands, both on and off the leash. We understand the importance of obedience training as a method to keep both you, your dog, and any other people or dogs around you safe and happy.

Our expert trainers can evaluate you and your dog’s relationship, along with any issues, to tailor their training to their needs. We can help you reach realistic and tangible obedience goals based on your individual dog’s capacity to learn.

Our Goals for You and Your Dog

The goal of our training programs is to help you and your dog achieve a happy, healthy relationship that will continue after the program ends. We understand the importance of clear communication between you and your dog and can give you the pointers you need to be most effective at helping them retain their newly-learned good behaviors.

If you need basic or advanced dog obedience training for your dog, contact us at 703-586-8968 or by filling out our contact form.



Length: 14 days/$2500

Our 2-week board and train package focuses on obedience both on and off-leash, from inside the home to higher distraction areas. On and off-leash heeling, place work, off-leash recall and cover all aspects of livability, control and environmental neutrality. While instilling a “new way” for your dog and focusing on clarity of task above all else. Often behavioral issues all come down to confusion and the dog having no idea what the desired behavior is. Upon completion of this package, you will have complete and total control of your dog no matter the circumstance! We will provide you with a 100% reliable recall regardless of the environmental distractions. Our dog trainers will give you the best dog training available.


Length: 3 weeks/$3000

Our 3 week board and train program focuses on obedience both on-leash and off-leash, from inside the home to higher distraction areas, such as parks, department stores, beaches, etc. Our trainers focus on real world dog obedience at all times. We will give your dog a 100% reliable recall regardless of the environmental distractions. During the three weeks of training, your dog will stay with us in our facility.


Length: 4-6 weeks/$3500+

Our aggression rehabilitation program is designed for the dogs who snarl, snap, bite, or straight on attack at the sight of another human, dog, cat, etc. Whether your dog’s aggression is based on fear, insecurity, defensiveness, or just down right bratty behavior, we are here to help.


Length: 14 days/$1500

Two week puppy board and train:
Have you recently added a new puppy to your family? Then this program is for you! Our Puppy University focuses on educating you as owners on how to give your new puppy a healthy, structured, and exciting lifestyle.


Length: 24 days/$3500

Our Puppy Program is broken down into two phases under one program: Phase 1 – is a 10 day Board and train and Phase 2 – is two weeks long. Set a strong foundation, work together during lessons and be mentored by one of our trainers to ensure you understand how to build a strong bond and raise a confident friend!






Length: 24 hours/$65

Flat-rate, no add on’s, unbelievable value. In-home boarding. Ridgeside K9 uses its network of trainers to in-home board your dog. Your dog will receive personalized one-on-one boarding in the trainers home. Your dog will receive no less than 5 to 8 leash walks a day and multiple “free-time” breaks. If your dog previously trained with Ridgeside K9, the trainers will perform maintenance training at no extra boarding cost.

1 on 1 LESSONS

8 Lessons – $800

10 Lessons – $950

This program is designed for owners who have plenty of time on their hands to work with their dogs and who are interested in learning the ins and outs of training. In this program, you as the owner will learn first hand how to train your dog from start to finish. With our one-on-one lessons, you will meet with one of our trainers face to face once every two weeks(or as needed) to learn how to train your own dog.