Equipping your dog with basic security skills is quite important now that insecurity is shooting over the roof in Kenya.
Plus, it’s always fun to see your furry friend come, leave, stay, sit, lie down or respond and obey your gestures- It makes having him quite an experience.
The good thing is if you are eager to see your pet dog skilled, there are quite a number of great dog trainers in Kenya.
This article will list for you the very best dog trainers in Kenya plus their contacts to make it easy for you to follow up.
Let’s dive in:
Best Dog Trainers in Kenya
Below is a list of the most popular and trusted dog trainers in the country…
Africa Security Solutions Ltd
ASSL is one of the best dog trainers in Kenya.
The company incorporates a brilliant team of knowledgeable dog professionals who teach these pets a wide range of skills.
From walking to establishing targets by sniffing ASSL will guarantee for your dog’s success.
To reach them use the following contact details:
Phone: +254 746 084 298/ +254 782 535 353
Ultimate K9 Dog Solutions Ltd
K9 unit Kenya is another awesome dog training institution.
They will not only handle your dog but they are also willing to equip you with dog trainer skills.
So you can instead opt to go for dog handler training courses from them and train your pet back at home yourself.
Bear in mind that K9 dog training services are open to all including police force, military, private security firms, and ordinary members of the public.
Here is how to link with them:
Phone: +254 708 188 942/+254 731 621 846
Nairobi’s Royal Brand
If you need super coaching skills for your furry master, then Nairobi Royal’s Brand should be your number 1 option.
They are competent in all their range of services for dogs including training, health and safety, management of various breeds, and dog breeding itself.
They also offer boarding facilities for your animal so you don’t need to go back home with him/her each day during the training period.
Below is how to reach them:
Telephone: +254 718 664 393
East Africa Kennel Club
East African Kennel Club is one of the leaders when it comes to offering essential dog training skills in Kenya as well as organizing national dog shows.
So with them, your dog has a chance to participate in the largest Kenya’s dog show held annually by KSPCA (Kenya Society for Protection and Care of Animals) along Lang’ata Nairobi.
Their classes are held on Wednesdays 10 to 11 a.m. and on Saturdays 3 to 4 p.m. and they allow all dogs that can be controlled.
You can reach them through:
Phone: +254 718 923 732/ +254 734 650 213
Pet Paradise is another reliable alternative when it comes to pros offering dog training services in Kenya especially socialization training.
With them, your pet can enjoy nice services such as dog grooming while under training.
The company-which brings together a great team of pet lovers- is located conveniently at Karen (Hardy, Elijah Wambugu Close)
Here are their contact details:
Phone: +254 792 752 523
Kennels Vom Ruai
Kennels Vom is popular too in the dog business and is one of the best in training the German shepherd breed, the 3rd most intelligent pet in the world.
By the end of the training, your dog should be exceptionally equipped with basic skills for companionship and security.
You can reach them on;
Telephone: +254 722 787 147/ +254 774 845 222
Blue-line is a private security company specializing in the famous German shepherd dogs.
From training, boarding, to guard dogs hire, Blue-line kennels -registered with the E.A (East Africa) Kennel Club- is a one stop shop for German shepherd dogs.
Other services include stud services and microchip reading services.
They are in Nakuru but you can invite them to come to your place anywhere in Kenya.
Blue-line Kennels contacts
Phone: +254 721 263 751/ +254 722 989 097
Canineforce is a dog training organization located in Nairobi and majors in dog training, breeding, and grooming.
It is also one of the best institutions in the country if you rate firms focusing on rearing dogs for sale hence it’s a good place to purchase a new companion if you need company for your current friend.
Below are their contacts just in case you’d want to reach out to them:
Phone: +254 720 819 792
KN Kennels & Trainers
KN Kennels and trainers close our list.
Here you not only get your buddy trained- you can take him there for vet services or grooming.
They have a team of professional dog trainers who also offer classes on how to become a dog trainer in Kenya (you may want to become the next big dog trainer in Kenya).
You can reach them on telephone number +254 724 088 067.
While comparing the names in the above best dog trainers in Kenya list, it is also good to have an idea about the prices.
So below are the average dog training cost in Kenya:
- Professional group dog training – from Ksh 3,000 to 5,000 per class
- Professional private training sessions- from Ksh 4,500 to 12,000 per hour
- Professional 6-class package deal – from Ksh 20,000 to Ksh 60,000
- Professional obedience classes – from Ksh 50,000 to Ksh 125,000
Can breeding of dogs in Kenya make you rich?
Well, though breeding dogs entails huge costs, it is known that an established dog trainer and breeder in Kenya can pocket about 0.5M/month.
So, with passion and commitment, you can earn decent income as a dog breeder in Kenya.
If this is the direction you would like to go, below are the most profitable dog breeds you should consider starting with in Kenya:
- Labrador Retriever
- French Bulldog
- Siberia Husky
- Tibetan Mastiff
- English Bulldog
- German Shepherd