VETERAN OWNED & OPERATED
Helping Dogs to Educate Owners!
Payment Plans Available for All Training Programs
New dog no rules! Are you a little rusty on your training skills and in need of a little help integrating your dog into your pack? This program will teach your dog how to learn with leadership and praise. We will focus on leash skills, manners, crate-training, potty-training, social skills and more. It also includes one follow up private training session, one group class, and 90 days of aftercare support.
Is your dog pulling you down the street, jumping up on family and friends, nipping your children or grandchildren, growling, barking, counter surfing or embarrassing you when in public? Wouldn't it be nice to walk your dog around your neighborhood or local park and receive compliments not stares? This program will teach basic obedience, manners, social skills and structures. It also includes two follow up private training sessions, one group class, our guaranteed lifetime support and more!
Do you suffer from anxiety or PTSD and are seeking Therapy or Service Dog credentials? This program will teach your dog how to lead the way one paw at a time. We will focus on basic and intermediate obedience, manners, structures, social skills, public access skills and more! It also includes a Canine Good Citizen Certification, ESA or Service Dog credentials, service vest, training equipment, unlimited follow-up sessions, unlimited group classes and our guaranteed lifetime support.
Has your dog bitten a friend or family member, attacked another dog, been prescribed medicine for anxiety or any other concerning behaviors? Are you considering rehoming or even euthanizing your dog? If so...this program is for you! We will work as a team to develop a training program focusing on obedience, social skills, behavior modification, aggression, skittish behavior and much more. Don't worry... this program offers lifetime support, unlimited follow-up sessions, unlimited group classes, home visits, virtual support, 5 day-school credits per month, priority boarding and more!
Vaccination requirements for dogs to participate in a Consultation, Day-School, Boarding, and Training:
(DHLPP, Bordatella, Rabies, Canine Influenza)
For over 6 years, we have been serving the pets and families of Kennesaw, Acworth and surrounding areas. We love caring and connecting with animals and creating everlasting relationships. We provide care for your fur babies as if they were our own, and ensure that they receive the highest quality care and training while in our care. Schedule your dog training, boarding, grooming or dog dayschool appointment today.
Darrell and Kim Swanson welcome you to Off The Chain K9 Academy LLC where dogs are trained and people are educated. Both Darrell and Kim have served over 20 years in the military. They take pride in their commitment to their customers knowing that dogs aren't just pets but part of the family.
Darrell and Kim’s love for dogs brought them to Jo-Thor's Dog Trainers Academy with the Post 9-11 GI Bill. They studied for four years and achieved Professional, Advanced and Advanced Master Dog Educator/Trainer Certifications.
During those six years, they partnered in a dog training, boarding, and dog daycare business located in Kennesaw, Georgia and named it Off The Chain K9 Academy. Since opening, Darrell and Kim have trained and boarded hundreds of dogs at their Kennesaw and Canton locations. Some dogs with severe behavioral problems and others with the calm personality to become a service or therapy dog to a Veteran or Civilian with PTSD.
If you have a dog and you need some help, give OTCK9 a call. With their proven training program, you'll soon have a dog you can be proud of.
We are always prepared for any pets' needs and ensure that your pet will receive the best care and love. Their happiness and care is our priority and we strive to provide a service we would want our own pets to receive.