Dog Obedience Training Benefits

Training your dog strengthens and improves the relationship between the two of you. A trained dog is confident, well-mannered and provides safety for you and your family.

Personalized Sessions

Mary offers private and group sessions, and as an option, at-home consulting. Structured class goals provide a framework for success in training your dog.

One-on-One Day Training

A training model, in which the trainer trains the dog, then transfers that training to the client.
The cost for this service is $45/hour.


Mary is currently studying other canine training experts in the field

Mary has completed the following courses:
Crucial Concepts in Dog Behavior & Training
Dr. Ian Dunbar’s SIRIUSĀ® Dog Trainer Academy

Dr. Ian Dunbar is a veterinarian, animal behaviorist, and writer.

Mary is also currently enrolled in Dr. Dunbar’s Science-Based Dog Training (with Feeling)

Susan Garrett of Say Yes! dog training

Mary is enrolled in Susan Garrett’s Recallers training program

In an ongoing effort to expand her training skills, Mary is currently enrolled in Susan Garrett’s online Alumni Recallers teaching methods.

May 17-23: National Dog Bite Prevention Week - Manitowoc grade school presentation

May 17-23: National Dog Bite Prevention Week

On May 15, 2015 I will be giving presentations of “How to Meet and Greet Strange Dogs” at St. John Ev. Lutheran School in… [Click to Read More]

About Mary - K-9 Perfection, LLC, dog obedience training

About Mary

Mary Kalista Jackson is ABCDT (Animal Behavior College Dog Trainer) certified to train throughout the United States and Europe. She is also a Certified Pet First Aid Leader for the American Red Cross and is furthering her education in dog…

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K-9 Perfection, LLC - Mary's Den; Phoebe


Phoebe is the newest addition to my pack. She is a Border Collie that was born at Richland Rescue.

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K-9 Perfection, LLC - Mary's Den; Katie


Katie, a Border-mini Aussie mix, arrived at Green Bay Humane Society from Kentucky with no history. She was shy of people and dogs and wouldn’t eat. She is learning fast, but still has a lot to overcome with her fear…

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