Thanks for choosing us to work with you and your dog!  This page will have all the information you need to get started working with us.

Please make sure to fill out and submit the appropriate enrollment form and training contract before your first appointment.


Board and Train & Day Training Enrollment Form


Best Paw Forward Private Lesson & Board and Train Contract

BPF Private Lesson & Board and Train Contract Mobile Version  (if using your phone or tablet, please use this link)


Your program requires a non-refundable deposit to reserve your start date.  The deposit is 10% of your full program price.

You can pay the deposit, full amount or remaining balance through our Online Store.


We are happy to offer you the option of us picking up your dog from your home for their stay with us. Or if you prefer, you may drop them off to us. Please select your preference and schedule your appointment using the links below:

Drop Off at Best Paw Forward                          Pick up from Dog's Home



We will always bring your dog home to you after their program is completed.  Please know that this will be one of your lessons so please plan to have the family present and ready to learn your dog's new manners.  Schedule your dog's First Private Lesson using this link.  This should be scheduled before the beginning of your program.


You can schedule your remaining Private Lessons through our Online Scheduler.  Your first private lesson after coming home should be within 7-10 days.  This is crucial to your success with the program and making sure that the training "sticks".  Failure to schedule follow up Private Lessons could cause a regression in the progress your dog has made.


If you'd like to see pictures of your dogs or follow what we're up to, please like our Facebook Page

To access our Private Facebook Group, just follow the link and request to join. This is where we will notify you of upcoming training classes that are included in your program.


Email ( or calling the main number (267-733-6645) is the best way to get in touch with both Jamie and Michael.  Office hours are generally 9am-6pm daily.

Especially for dogs that are boarding with us, we know you want to check in with your dog.  We are happy to provide updates and pictures either via email or text.  Our personal cell phone numbers are below.  Although we work out of our home, we do sometimes do non-work related things (we do have a 3 year old!) so please keep texting to reasonable hours (no later than 9pm please!).  We will return all communication within 24 hours.

                                                                                  Michael  267-255-3536               Jamie  267-342-4321

f you have any questions, please feel free to email us at or give us a call at 267.733.6645.

We look forward to seeing you soon!