About Us

Caring for your pets

Spot On! Dog Training is a full-service canine training company, owned and operated by professional trainer Michael Joseph.  Mike boasts over 15 years of experience in the industry and has traveled the globe to study and master his techniques. His love of dogs and keen observation of canine behavior has led him to develop a highly effective training regimen proven to make your dog a well-balanced and happy pooch!

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  • Serving Northeast Ohio including Cuyahoga, Lake, Portage, Summit and Geauga counties
  • Staff members are fully trained in CPR and emergency first aid
  • We always offer a Free in-home demonstration and work with your dog to show you results

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Certificate of Excellence
Winner — 2018/19

Our Talented Trainers

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Michael Joseph

Owner

Boasting 13 years of experience, Mike opened Spot On! in August 2015. His expertise allows him to connect with dog owners, explaining how to train their dogs in a logical and sensible way. His goal is to save any troubled dog or canine relationship that would have otherwise ended in a shelter, or worse. Mike’s method of training produces effective results all while keeping your dog’s tail waggin’! He is also the proud owner of two Belgian Malinois named Zeus and Ziva.

Katie Phillips

Katie Phillips

Trainer

Since joining Spot On! in August 2017, Katie has provided clients excellent service through her patience, understanding, and compassion for dogs. Her previous experience working for 10 years at a local kennel is what lead her to National K-9 Dog Training School and her rewarding position with Spot On! training. Katie is also the proud owner of an adorable Australian Shepherd named Marshall.

Jackie Estremera

Jackie Estremera

Trainer

Jackie started out with Spot On! as a client but quickly fell in love with training and the idea of helping others with their dogs. She joined the team in 2017 and her exceptional customer service skills have made her into a spectacular trainer.  Anyone who works with Jackie will enjoy her down to earth attitude and compassion for the dog and the client.  Jackie currently has two beautiful dogs, Miya the Rottweiler and Venus the Cane Corso.

Danielle Prostak

Danielle Prostak

Trainer

Danielle enjoys the time she has with her three Great Danes Juno, Brutus and Riley.  Through the training, she has greatly improved the confidence and reduced the aggressiveness of her dogs to where they are now able to go into public and listen properly. Danielle has been working at the Kennels with Katie training our board and train dogs and is homing her skills to become an expert dog trainer.

What Our Clients Say

Congratulations to Mia and Dexter from Ravenna on Congratulations to Mia and Dexter from Ravenna on their recent graduations. These two adorable Dachshunds completed our board & training program and successfully passed.  Even though Dachshunds are stubborn they love to play and that helped them along.  Great job guys!!🎉👏
Huge congratulations to Duke the 9mo black lab fro Huge congratulations to Duke the 9mo black lab from Parma on his recent graduation. Duke recently completed our board and train program and passed with flying colors. This awesome driven dog really wants to please and was such a pleasure to work with. Great job guys! 🎉👏👏
Huge congratulations to Tyson and Scrappy from Rav Huge congratulations to Tyson and Scrappy from Ravenna on their recent graduations. These two adorable dogs completed our board and train program and did extremely well.  Now their walks are much more peaceful and they listen better around the house. Great job guys!! 🎉🐕🐕
Who would like to congratulate Sicario on his rece Who would like to congratulate Sicario on his recent graduation. This adorable German Shepherd puppy from Mentor recently completed our board & train program and did extremely well. Sicario needed to learn the basics so his owners have a good foundation to start with. Great job!
Congratulations to Guster & Archie on their recent Congratulations to Guster & Archie on their recent graduations.  These two beautiful dogs from reminderville recently completed our board and train program and did extremely well.  It was a real pleasure working with these guys and their owners. Great job!! 👏🎉
Huge congratulations to Cooper the Shih Tzu from n Huge congratulations to Cooper the Shih Tzu from novelty on his recent graduation. This adorable guy completed our board and train program and passed with flying colors. We had a lot of fun working with him and his family and wish them nothing but the best.  Great job Cooper!! 👏
Huge congratulations to Tripp from brecksville on Huge congratulations to Tripp from brecksville on his recent graduation. Tripp very successfully completed our private lesson program and is definitely an overachiever. This lab just needed to learn impulse control and was so willing to learn. Great job to everyone!! 🎉🎉👏👏
Congratulations to Murako the 3yo American Indian Congratulations to Murako the 3yo American Indian Dog from Akron on his recent graduation.  This beautiful dog completed our board and train program and did extremely well. His mom needed help overcoming his stubbornness and improving his listening skills. Great job Murako!!👏🎉
Huge congratulations to Millie the three year old Huge congratulations to Millie the three year old Australian Shepherd from Willoughby on her recent graduation. Millie successfully completed our board and train program and did extremely well. She can now control her impulses around all distractions. Great job Millie!! 🎉👏👏
Congratulations to Chief & Oreo from Twinsburg on Congratulations to Chief & Oreo from Twinsburg on their recent graduations. These two adorable dogs completed our training programs and did extremely well.  They both needed help listening around distractions we are proud to have the honor of working with them. Great job guys!🎉
Huge congratulations to Lily the Golden Retriever Huge congratulations to Lily the Golden Retriever from Chagrin Falls on her recent graduation. Lily successfully completed our three private lesson program and passed with flying colors.  Lily used to drag her owners all over the place and jump on guests but not anymore. 🎉👏👏
Congratulations to Hank the 11-month old mixed bre Congratulations to Hank the 11-month old mixed breed from Medina on his recent graduation. Hank successfully completed our board and train program and did extremely well. His owners just needed more control over him and he needed to learn the rules of the house. Great job Hank!👏
Congratulations to Toula & Bubbles from Berea on t Congratulations to Toula & Bubbles from Berea on their recent graduations.  These 2 adorable dogs needed better control around distractions.  They really did amazing and we are honored to work with them and their family.  Great job guys!!🐕👏🎉
Congratulations to Sherman the 8mo Golden Retrieve Congratulations to Sherman the 8mo Golden Retriever from Aurora on his recent graduation. Sherman recently completed our board and train program and passed successfully.  The sweet guy needed help on walks and when people came over.  Great job Sherman!! 🎉
Huge congratulations to Brie & Theo from Strongsvi Huge congratulations to Brie & Theo from Strongsville on their recent graduations.  these 2 adorable dogs completed our board and train program and passed with flying colors. We are so proud to have worked with them and their owners. Great job guys!! 🎉🎉👏🐕
Congratulations to Ellie the three year old Chihua Congratulations to Ellie the three year old Chihuahua from Beachwood on her recent graduation. Ellie successfully completed our board and train program and did really well. Her owner needed more help controlling her and that's exactly what she got.  Great job Ellie!! 🎉🎉👏
Congratulations to Ranger the white German Shepher Congratulations to Ranger the white German Shepherd from Streetsboro on his recent graduation. Ranger successfully completed our three private lesson program and did extremely well. He needed help outside with other dogs around and to be less reactive.  Great job Ranger!! 👏🎉🎉
Congratulations to Jackson the Rottweiler from New Congratulations to Jackson the Rottweiler from Newbury on his recent graduation. This sweet dog just needed a lot of impulse control during distractions.  Jackson and his family successfully completed our three private lesson program. Great job Jackson!!👏👏🐕🐕
Congratulations to Murray the yellow lab from Auro Congratulations to Murray the yellow lab from Aurora on his recent graduation.  Murray successfully completed our board and train program and passed with flying colors. Murray needed help on walks and around the house listening to commands.  Great job Murray!! 🎉🎉🐕👏
Huge congratulations to Cici the mixed-breed from Huge congratulations to Cici the mixed-breed from Moreland Hills on her recent graduation.  Cici successfully completed our 3 private lesson program and did extremely well. This super sweet dog was very willing to please and can now do her commands even with distractions around.

Certificate of Excellence
Winner — 2018/19

Our Talented Trainers

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Michael Joseph

Owner

Boasting 13 years of experience, Mike opened Spot On! in August 2015. His expertise allows him to connect with dog owners, explaining how to train their dogs in a logical and sensible way. His goal is to save any troubled dog or canine relationship that would have otherwise ended in a shelter, or worse. Mike’s method of training produces effective results all while keeping your dog’s tail waggin’! He is also the proud owner of two Belgian Malinois named Zeus and Ziva.

Katie Phillips

Katie Phillips

Trainer

Since joining Spot On! in August 2017, Katie has provided clients excellent service through her patience, understanding, and compassion for dogs. Her previous experience working for 10 years at a local kennel is what lead her to National K-9 Dog Training School and her rewarding position with Spot On! training. Katie is also the proud owner of an adorable Australian Shepherd named Marshall.

Jackie Estremera

Jackie Estremera

Trainer

Jackie started out with Spot On! as a client but quickly fell in love with training and the idea of helping others with their dogs. She joined the team in 2017 and her exceptional customer service skills have made her into a spectacular trainer.  Anyone who works with Jackie will enjoy her down to earth attitude and compassion for the dog and the client.  Jackie currently has two beautiful dogs, Miya the Rottweiler and Venus the Cane Corso.

Danielle Prostak

Danielle Prostak

Trainer

Danielle enjoys the time she has with her three Great Danes Juno, Brutus and Riley.  Through the training, she has greatly improved the confidence and reduced the aggressiveness of her dogs to where they are now able to go into public and listen properly. Danielle has been working at the Kennels with Katie training our board and train dogs and is homing her skills to become an expert dog trainer.

What Our Clients Say

Congratulations to Mia and Dexter from Ravenna on Congratulations to Mia and Dexter from Ravenna on their recent graduations. These two adorable Dachshunds completed our board & training program and successfully passed.  Even though Dachshunds are stubborn they love to play and that helped them along.  Great job guys!!🎉👏
Huge congratulations to Duke the 9mo black lab fro Huge congratulations to Duke the 9mo black lab from Parma on his recent graduation. Duke recently completed our board and train program and passed with flying colors. This awesome driven dog really wants to please and was such a pleasure to work with. Great job guys! 🎉👏👏
Huge congratulations to Tyson and Scrappy from Rav Huge congratulations to Tyson and Scrappy from Ravenna on their recent graduations. These two adorable dogs completed our board and train program and did extremely well.  Now their walks are much more peaceful and they listen better around the house. Great job guys!! 🎉🐕🐕
Who would like to congratulate Sicario on his rece Who would like to congratulate Sicario on his recent graduation. This adorable German Shepherd puppy from Mentor recently completed our board & train program and did extremely well. Sicario needed to learn the basics so his owners have a good foundation to start with. Great job!
Congratulations to Guster & Archie on their recent Congratulations to Guster & Archie on their recent graduations.  These two beautiful dogs from reminderville recently completed our board and train program and did extremely well.  It was a real pleasure working with these guys and their owners. Great job!! 👏🎉
Huge congratulations to Cooper the Shih Tzu from n Huge congratulations to Cooper the Shih Tzu from novelty on his recent graduation. This adorable guy completed our board and train program and passed with flying colors. We had a lot of fun working with him and his family and wish them nothing but the best.  Great job Cooper!! 👏
Huge congratulations to Tripp from brecksville on Huge congratulations to Tripp from brecksville on his recent graduation. Tripp very successfully completed our private lesson program and is definitely an overachiever. This lab just needed to learn impulse control and was so willing to learn. Great job to everyone!! 🎉🎉👏👏
Congratulations to Murako the 3yo American Indian Congratulations to Murako the 3yo American Indian Dog from Akron on his recent graduation.  This beautiful dog completed our board and train program and did extremely well. His mom needed help overcoming his stubbornness and improving his listening skills. Great job Murako!!👏🎉
Huge congratulations to Millie the three year old Huge congratulations to Millie the three year old Australian Shepherd from Willoughby on her recent graduation. Millie successfully completed our board and train program and did extremely well. She can now control her impulses around all distractions. Great job Millie!! 🎉👏👏
Congratulations to Chief & Oreo from Twinsburg on Congratulations to Chief & Oreo from Twinsburg on their recent graduations. These two adorable dogs completed our training programs and did extremely well.  They both needed help listening around distractions we are proud to have the honor of working with them. Great job guys!🎉
Huge congratulations to Lily the Golden Retriever Huge congratulations to Lily the Golden Retriever from Chagrin Falls on her recent graduation. Lily successfully completed our three private lesson program and passed with flying colors.  Lily used to drag her owners all over the place and jump on guests but not anymore. 🎉👏👏
Congratulations to Hank the 11-month old mixed bre Congratulations to Hank the 11-month old mixed breed from Medina on his recent graduation. Hank successfully completed our board and train program and did extremely well. His owners just needed more control over him and he needed to learn the rules of the house. Great job Hank!👏
Congratulations to Toula & Bubbles from Berea on t Congratulations to Toula & Bubbles from Berea on their recent graduations.  These 2 adorable dogs needed better control around distractions.  They really did amazing and we are honored to work with them and their family.  Great job guys!!🐕👏🎉
Congratulations to Sherman the 8mo Golden Retrieve Congratulations to Sherman the 8mo Golden Retriever from Aurora on his recent graduation. Sherman recently completed our board and train program and passed successfully.  The sweet guy needed help on walks and when people came over.  Great job Sherman!! 🎉
Huge congratulations to Brie & Theo from Strongsvi Huge congratulations to Brie & Theo from Strongsville on their recent graduations.  these 2 adorable dogs completed our board and train program and passed with flying colors. We are so proud to have worked with them and their owners. Great job guys!! 🎉🎉👏🐕
Congratulations to Ellie the three year old Chihua Congratulations to Ellie the three year old Chihuahua from Beachwood on her recent graduation. Ellie successfully completed our board and train program and did really well. Her owner needed more help controlling her and that's exactly what she got.  Great job Ellie!! 🎉🎉👏
Congratulations to Ranger the white German Shepher Congratulations to Ranger the white German Shepherd from Streetsboro on his recent graduation. Ranger successfully completed our three private lesson program and did extremely well. He needed help outside with other dogs around and to be less reactive.  Great job Ranger!! 👏🎉🎉
Congratulations to Jackson the Rottweiler from New Congratulations to Jackson the Rottweiler from Newbury on his recent graduation. This sweet dog just needed a lot of impulse control during distractions.  Jackson and his family successfully completed our three private lesson program. Great job Jackson!!👏👏🐕🐕
Congratulations to Murray the yellow lab from Auro Congratulations to Murray the yellow lab from Aurora on his recent graduation.  Murray successfully completed our board and train program and passed with flying colors. Murray needed help on walks and around the house listening to commands.  Great job Murray!! 🎉🎉🐕👏
Huge congratulations to Cici the mixed-breed from Huge congratulations to Cici the mixed-breed from Moreland Hills on her recent graduation.  Cici successfully completed our 3 private lesson program and did extremely well. This super sweet dog was very willing to please and can now do her commands even with distractions around.

Certificate of Excellence
Winner — 2018/19

Our Talented Trainers

12122908_938550939552520_2161189242605180519_n

Michael Joseph

Owner

Boasting 13 years of experience, Mike opened Spot On! in August 2015. His expertise allows him to connect with dog owners, explaining how to train their dogs in a logical and sensible way. His goal is to save any troubled dog or canine relationship that would have otherwise ended in a shelter, or worse. Mike’s method of training produces effective results all while keeping your dog’s tail waggin’! He is also the proud owner of two Belgian Malinois named Zeus and Ziva.

Katie Phillips

Katie Phillips

Trainer

Since joining Spot On! in August 2017, Katie has provided clients excellent service through her patience, understanding, and compassion for dogs. Her previous experience working for 10 years at a local kennel is what lead her to National K-9 Dog Training School and her rewarding position with Spot On! training. Katie is also the proud owner of an adorable Australian Shepherd named Marshall.

Jackie Estremera

Jackie Estremera

Trainer

Jackie started out with Spot On! as a client but quickly fell in love with training and the idea of helping others with their dogs. She joined the team in 2017 and her exceptional customer service skills have made her into a spectacular trainer.  Anyone who works with Jackie will enjoy her down to earth attitude and compassion for the dog and the client.  Jackie currently has two beautiful dogs, Miya the Rottweiler and Venus the Cane Corso.

Danielle Prostak

Danielle Prostak

Trainer

Danielle enjoys the time she has with her three Great Danes Juno, Brutus and Riley.  Through the training, she has greatly improved the confidence and reduced the aggressiveness of her dogs to where they are now able to go into public and listen properly. Danielle has been working at the Kennels with Katie training our board and train dogs and is homing her skills to become an expert dog trainer.

What Our Clients Say

Congratulations to Mia and Dexter from Ravenna on Congratulations to Mia and Dexter from Ravenna on their recent graduations. These two adorable Dachshunds completed our board & training program and successfully passed.  Even though Dachshunds are stubborn they love to play and that helped them along.  Great job guys!!🎉👏
Huge congratulations to Duke the 9mo black lab fro Huge congratulations to Duke the 9mo black lab from Parma on his recent graduation. Duke recently completed our board and train program and passed with flying colors. This awesome driven dog really wants to please and was such a pleasure to work with. Great job guys! 🎉👏👏
Huge congratulations to Tyson and Scrappy from Rav Huge congratulations to Tyson and Scrappy from Ravenna on their recent graduations. These two adorable dogs completed our board and train program and did extremely well.  Now their walks are much more peaceful and they listen better around the house. Great job guys!! 🎉🐕🐕
Who would like to congratulate Sicario on his rece Who would like to congratulate Sicario on his recent graduation. This adorable German Shepherd puppy from Mentor recently completed our board & train program and did extremely well. Sicario needed to learn the basics so his owners have a good foundation to start with. Great job!
Congratulations to Guster & Archie on their recent Congratulations to Guster & Archie on their recent graduations.  These two beautiful dogs from reminderville recently completed our board and train program and did extremely well.  It was a real pleasure working with these guys and their owners. Great job!! 👏🎉
Huge congratulations to Cooper the Shih Tzu from n Huge congratulations to Cooper the Shih Tzu from novelty on his recent graduation. This adorable guy completed our board and train program and passed with flying colors. We had a lot of fun working with him and his family and wish them nothing but the best.  Great job Cooper!! 👏
Huge congratulations to Tripp from brecksville on Huge congratulations to Tripp from brecksville on his recent graduation. Tripp very successfully completed our private lesson program and is definitely an overachiever. This lab just needed to learn impulse control and was so willing to learn. Great job to everyone!! 🎉🎉👏👏
Congratulations to Murako the 3yo American Indian Congratulations to Murako the 3yo American Indian Dog from Akron on his recent graduation.  This beautiful dog completed our board and train program and did extremely well. His mom needed help overcoming his stubbornness and improving his listening skills. Great job Murako!!👏🎉
Huge congratulations to Millie the three year old Huge congratulations to Millie the three year old Australian Shepherd from Willoughby on her recent graduation. Millie successfully completed our board and train program and did extremely well. She can now control her impulses around all distractions. Great job Millie!! 🎉👏👏
Congratulations to Chief & Oreo from Twinsburg on Congratulations to Chief & Oreo from Twinsburg on their recent graduations. These two adorable dogs completed our training programs and did extremely well.  They both needed help listening around distractions we are proud to have the honor of working with them. Great job guys!🎉
Huge congratulations to Lily the Golden Retriever Huge congratulations to Lily the Golden Retriever from Chagrin Falls on her recent graduation. Lily successfully completed our three private lesson program and passed with flying colors.  Lily used to drag her owners all over the place and jump on guests but not anymore. 🎉👏👏
Congratulations to Hank the 11-month old mixed bre Congratulations to Hank the 11-month old mixed breed from Medina on his recent graduation. Hank successfully completed our board and train program and did extremely well. His owners just needed more control over him and he needed to learn the rules of the house. Great job Hank!👏
Congratulations to Toula & Bubbles from Berea on t Congratulations to Toula & Bubbles from Berea on their recent graduations.  These 2 adorable dogs needed better control around distractions.  They really did amazing and we are honored to work with them and their family.  Great job guys!!🐕👏🎉
Congratulations to Sherman the 8mo Golden Retrieve Congratulations to Sherman the 8mo Golden Retriever from Aurora on his recent graduation. Sherman recently completed our board and train program and passed successfully.  The sweet guy needed help on walks and when people came over.  Great job Sherman!! 🎉
Huge congratulations to Brie & Theo from Strongsvi Huge congratulations to Brie & Theo from Strongsville on their recent graduations.  these 2 adorable dogs completed our board and train program and passed with flying colors. We are so proud to have worked with them and their owners. Great job guys!! 🎉🎉👏🐕
Congratulations to Ellie the three year old Chihua Congratulations to Ellie the three year old Chihuahua from Beachwood on her recent graduation. Ellie successfully completed our board and train program and did really well. Her owner needed more help controlling her and that's exactly what she got.  Great job Ellie!! 🎉🎉👏
Congratulations to Ranger the white German Shepher Congratulations to Ranger the white German Shepherd from Streetsboro on his recent graduation. Ranger successfully completed our three private lesson program and did extremely well. He needed help outside with other dogs around and to be less reactive.  Great job Ranger!! 👏🎉🎉
Congratulations to Jackson the Rottweiler from New Congratulations to Jackson the Rottweiler from Newbury on his recent graduation. This sweet dog just needed a lot of impulse control during distractions.  Jackson and his family successfully completed our three private lesson program. Great job Jackson!!👏👏🐕🐕
Congratulations to Murray the yellow lab from Auro Congratulations to Murray the yellow lab from Aurora on his recent graduation.  Murray successfully completed our board and train program and passed with flying colors. Murray needed help on walks and around the house listening to commands.  Great job Murray!! 🎉🎉🐕👏
Huge congratulations to Cici the mixed-breed from Huge congratulations to Cici the mixed-breed from Moreland Hills on her recent graduation.  Cici successfully completed our 3 private lesson program and did extremely well. This super sweet dog was very willing to please and can now do her commands even with distractions around.