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Jessica Lamb

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Jessica Lamb

Private trainer Jessica Lamb of Urban Canine TrainingJessica Lamb, owner of Urban Canine Training, offers private, in-home training, as well as a board and train puppy camp. She enjoys training all types of dogs, including bully breeds and early problem prevention in puppies, and is always actively working with her own two dogs. Urban Canine promotes positive, reward-based training that enhances the bond between you and your pet and provides you with the tools to build a more joyful and satisfying relationship. Jessica is available for private sessions after 4:30 pm on week-days or any time on Sundays, by appointment.

Areas Served:
Lower Montgomery County and North West DC.

Availability (appointment required):

  • Weekdays after 4:30 p.m.
  • Sundays, anytime


  • Certified Professional Dog Trainer - Knowledge Assessed (CPDT-KA)
  • Canine Good Citizen and S.T.A.R. Puppy Evaluator through the American Kennel Club
  • Professional Member of the Association of Pet Dog Trainers (APDT)
  • Member of the Mid-Atlantic Association of Positive Professional Pet Trainers
  • Member of the Pet Professional Guild

Single In-Home Private Session Rate:
REGISTER: 60 minutes at $125

Training Packages:

Training Package Focuses:

  • Puppy Essentials: House-training, socialization, early manners, crate and chew training, bite inhibition, getting your puppy used to    being handled, alone-time training, puppy proofing your home
  • Manners: Sit, down, stay, pay attention/watch, recall, leave it, drop it, wait,  loose-leash walking,  polite greetings, go to your bed
  • Problem Solving: Jumping up, pulling or lunging on leash, demand barking, fear and anxiety, separation anxiety, resource guarding, reactivity etc.
  • Tricks: Dog tricks are a fun way for dogs and their owners to learn a variety of commands not usually covered in an obedience class. We can cover things like rollover, play dead, high five, sit pretty, crawl, spin, bow and many more.
  • Canine Good Citizen Prep and Testing: The Canine Good Citizen Program is a two-part program that stresses responsible pet ownership for owners and basic good manners for dogs. The Canine Good Citizen Program lays the foundation for other AKC activities such as obedience, agility, tracking and performance events. It is also a great starting point if you are interested in therapy work.

5-Day Board & Train Puppy Camp:
REGISTER for the 5-day Board & Train Puppy Camp at $950

A new puppy is a lot of work - let us help you start off on the right track. During puppy camp, your puppy will stay with a certified trainer and other well socialized adult dogs. We will work on house training, socialization, early problem prevention and basic obedience cues. This program is available for puppies up to 16 weeks of age at $950.

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