GoodPup: Dog Training at Home

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About this app

GoodPup’s one-on-one video call training is today’s most effective dog training program.

Using video calls, we bring you the top trainers from across the country, so you and your pup work with the absolute best. Our certified trainers will guide you through a course that includes a weekly video call, daily training goals, and text check-ins for whenever you have questions.

Why GoodPup Training Is So Effective

1. By using video calls, you get to work with the best trainers from across the country.
You get a course that is built for how pups actually learn. Complete daily goals set during your video session and check in with your trainer over text whenever you need help.
2. You and your pup train at home - an environment that has fewer distractions and where your pup is already comfortable.
3. GoodPup uses positive reinforcement training, which is backed by the American Veterinary Medical Association.

How It Works

1. Weekly Video Call: You’ll work with your trainer one-on-one each week to learn commands and practice.
2. Daily Goals: Your trainer will give you short, focused exercises for you and your pup.
3. Text Check-Ins: Have a question during the week? Send your trainer a message in GoodPup Chat.
4. Guaranteed Results: We know GoodPup works. If for any reason you aren’t satisfied with your training in the first month, we’ll give you a full refund.

What You’ll Learn

1. Potty Training and Crate Training
2. 8 Basic Commands: Teaching your dog its name, sit, lay down, stay (with a release word), come, heel, leave it, and go to your spot.
3. Skills to Avoid Bad Behavior: Socialization with other people and animals; plus, preventing begging, barking, and jumping.

GoodPup training is an auto-renewing weekly subscription that can be canceled at any time. Your first week of training is free. Still have questions? Feel free to send us an e-mail at
Updated on
Apr 7, 2022

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Ratings and reviews

975 reviews
Melissa Lucio
June 4, 2023
Amazing, amazing, amazing support! If the self-led apps haven't helped but you're on a budget, definitely try out GoodPup before signing up for in-person private training! With just 2 video sessions, we've seen good progress with our rescue senior who was never trained in impulse control! I finally have hope that he'll be able to live peacefully with our cats some time soon 🐈‍⬛🐶🐈
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Lynn Wiesner
February 4, 2022
Love this app and program. The instructions are great and easy to follow. The progression is perfect. Our trainer Angelique is super, extremely knowledgeable and able to adapt to meet the needs of training the shelter dig we adopted. The program also includes a chat function that is so helpful in between sessions.
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Sarah D
April 16, 2023
Absolutely awesome online training. Everyone has help so much with my new transition of adoption so easily and kept me calm in the first few days when I thought I was failing. They have 24/7 messaging which is so nice when you have a question right away and you cannot wait a week until your class. I would highly recommend this app to everyone! I cannot wait to extend my weekly training!
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What's new

GoodPup learns new tricks too! We’ve updated the app with improved video chat and app stability to make your training experience even better.