Brett Reynolds, CPDT-KA

As co-founder and corporate trainer for The Dog Stop Training, Brett conducts private lessons, group classes, and oversee the training and behavioral well-being of dogs here for daycare or boarding. His education began at Triple Crown Academy (Starmark Academy) for Professional Dog Trainers, where I completed the Canine Training & Behavior Specialist Program. He is a Certified Professional Dog Trainer-Knowledge Assessed (CPDT-KA) through the Association of Professional Dog Trainers. I am a professional member in good standing of the APDT, as well. [Read more]



Taylor Jones

Taylor Jones has been involved with The Dog Stop Training since the summer of 2016.  She began as a daycare supervisor and apprentice trainer under Brett’s instruction.  Taylor is patient and dedicated; a great problem-solver.  She is currently pursuing more education in dog behavior.  Taylor currently instructs Tuesday evening puppy class and Thursday evening beginner class.  She also works with stay/play/train dogs.



Samantha Urban

Samantha completed the Canine Training & Behavior Specialist program at Starmark Academy and was selected to an internship due to her dedication and leadership in class.  Upon completion of the internship, Samantha was recruited by a nationally renowned retriever trainer.  Working at Best Retrievers, she gained valuable experience raising puppies, training for obedience and hunting.  Samantha was then hired to manage a boarding and training facility, where she built the training business from non-existent to a full kennel within 4 months!  She is very dedicated to each dog and builds great relationships with each of her clients.  Samantha specializes in puppy training, basic obedience, and gundog field training.  At The Dog Stop, she will be conducting private lessons, instructing group classes, and working with play/stay/train dogs.