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 Lucy the Labradoodle from Chagr Congratulations to Lucy the Labradoodle from Chagrin Falls on her recent graduation. Lucy is another board and train graduate who did extremely well and mastered her commands. Lucy was so adorable and fun to work with we wish we had her back.  Great job Lucy!!! 👏🎉🐕
Congratulations to Axl the Bernese mountain Dog fr Congratulations to Axl the Bernese mountain Dog from University Heights on his recent graduation. This adorable puppy completed our board & train program and passed with flying colors.  Axl is such a sweet dog to work with and we really enjoyed working with his family as well. 👏
We would like to congratulate Knox and Mars from C We would like to congratulate Knox and Mars from Chagrin Falls on their recent graduations. These two adorable German shepherds completed our board and train program and did extremely well. Now they have more fulfilling and happy lives and understand the rules.  Great job guys!👏
Huge congratulations to Georgie the 5 month old go Huge congratulations to Georgie the 5 month old goldendoodle from Aurora on her recent graduation.  This adorable pup raced through our board and train program and did extremely well.  She now has the manners and knowledge to be a wonderful companion for her owners.  Great job!🎉
Huge congratulations to Stella the Black Lab from Huge congratulations to Stella the Black Lab from Aurora on her recent graduation. Stella completed our board and train program and passed with flying colors.  Her owners now have much more control over her and she is happy knowing what the expectations are. Great job Stella!👏🎉
Huge congratulations to Bailey the 3yo Lab from Ga Huge congratulations to Bailey the 3yo Lab from Garfield Heights on her recent graduation.  Bailey completed our board & train program and passed with flying colors. This adorable dog needed help not jumping on Grandma, walking on the leash and overall listening. Great job! 🎉👏
Today is the fifth year anniversary of Spot On! Do Today is the fifth year anniversary of Spot On! Dog training.  We are very grateful for our clients, staff and of course the wonderful dogs we've had the opportunity to work with. we truly appreciate all of your support.
Congratulations to Maya the Alaskan Malamute from Congratulations to Maya the Alaskan Malamute from Solon on her recent graduation. This five month old pup completed our board & train program and did very well. Her owners now have much more control over her and she now understands the rules of the house. Great job Maya!!👏🐕
Huge congratulations to Zeus the 4mo Saint Bernard Huge congratulations to Zeus the 4mo Saint Bernard from Solon on his recent graduation.  Zeus completed our board and train program because he is going to be a big boy and needs to listen to his owners.  Zeus did great and now has the foundation for an obedient life!🎉👏🐕
Huge congratulations to Maggie the Bichon Frise fr Huge congratulations to Maggie the Bichon Frise from Chagrin Falls on her recent graduation. Maggie was a test client of our potential day training program and did extremely well. She was very fun to work with and understands all of her commands. Great job Maggie!!! 🐕🎉🐕
Congratulations to Mak the 7yo Goldendoodle from P Congratulations to Mak the 7yo Goldendoodle from Parma on his recent graduation.  Mak is another board and train graduate who successfully completed our program. His owner now has much more control over him when people come over and on walks. Great job Mak!! 👏🎉🐕
Congratulations to cookie and Phoebe from Aurora o Congratulations to cookie and Phoebe from Aurora on their recent graduations. These 2 adorable bulldogs recently completed our training program and did extremely well. Their owners needed help with them not chasing after the golf cart and listening overall. Great job guys!!👏👏🎉
Huge congratulations to Major the one-year-old lab Huge congratulations to Major the one-year-old lab from Solon on his recent graduation. Major completed our board and train program and passed with flying colors. His owners needed help with his jumping and excessive pulling on the leash. He is now a well-mannered pup! 🎉🐕👏
Huge congratulations to Ryder the Aussie doodle fr Huge congratulations to Ryder the Aussie doodle from Lyndhurst on his recent graduation. Ryder completed our board & train program and pass with flying colors. This adorable dog really is willing to please and very happy to accommodate.  It was a pleasure working with Ryder! 🎉🐕
Congratulations to Luna the Goldendoodle from Broa Congratulations to Luna the Goldendoodle from Broadview Heights on her recent graduation. Luna completed our board and train program and did extremely well. Her owners can now control her much better around distractions and she is happier because of it.  Great job Luna!!👏🎉🐕
Congratulations to Gracie the Australian cattle Do Congratulations to Gracie the Australian cattle Dog from Parma on her recent graduation. Gracie recently completed our board and train program and did extremely well. She needed to work on some minor reactivity and overall listening. We are proud of her. Great job Gracie!!🐕👏🎉
Huge congratulations to Aurora the 3yo Pitty from Huge congratulations to Aurora the 3yo Pitty from Streetsboro on her recent graduation. This adorable dog completed our board and train program and passed with flying colors. We absolutely loved working with her and her family and wish them nothing but the best!  Great job Aurora
Huge congratulations to Spartacus & Maximus from K Huge congratulations to Spartacus & Maximus from Kirtland on their recent graduations. These 2 adorable Doodles completed our board and train program and did very well.  They became more confident and obedient through training and their owners can enjoy them more. Great job guys!
Congratulations to Chloe the 2yo Doberman from Cha Congratulations to Chloe the 2yo Doberman from Chagrin Falls on her recent graduation. Chloe competed our board and train program and did extremely well. Her owners now have much more control over her around distractions and she is still the same happy dog she always was!!!🎉🐕👏
Huge congratulations to Killian the 6mo Springer S Huge congratulations to Killian the 6mo Springer Spaniel from Twinsburg on his recent graduation.  This adorable guy completed our board and train program and did extremely well. He had major fear issues and after training was very confident and happy. Great job Killian!!👏🐕🎉

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 Lucy the Labradoodle from Chagr Congratulations to Lucy the Labradoodle from Chagrin Falls on her recent graduation. Lucy is another board and train graduate who did extremely well and mastered her commands. Lucy was so adorable and fun to work with we wish we had her back.  Great job Lucy!!! 👏🎉🐕
Congratulations to Axl the Bernese mountain Dog fr Congratulations to Axl the Bernese mountain Dog from University Heights on his recent graduation. This adorable puppy completed our board & train program and passed with flying colors.  Axl is such a sweet dog to work with and we really enjoyed working with his family as well. 👏
We would like to congratulate Knox and Mars from C We would like to congratulate Knox and Mars from Chagrin Falls on their recent graduations. These two adorable German shepherds completed our board and train program and did extremely well. Now they have more fulfilling and happy lives and understand the rules.  Great job guys!👏
Huge congratulations to Georgie the 5 month old go Huge congratulations to Georgie the 5 month old goldendoodle from Aurora on her recent graduation.  This adorable pup raced through our board and train program and did extremely well.  She now has the manners and knowledge to be a wonderful companion for her owners.  Great job!🎉
Huge congratulations to Stella the Black Lab from Huge congratulations to Stella the Black Lab from Aurora on her recent graduation. Stella completed our board and train program and passed with flying colors.  Her owners now have much more control over her and she is happy knowing what the expectations are. Great job Stella!👏🎉
Huge congratulations to Bailey the 3yo Lab from Ga Huge congratulations to Bailey the 3yo Lab from Garfield Heights on her recent graduation.  Bailey completed our board & train program and passed with flying colors. This adorable dog needed help not jumping on Grandma, walking on the leash and overall listening. Great job! 🎉👏
Today is the fifth year anniversary of Spot On! Do Today is the fifth year anniversary of Spot On! Dog training.  We are very grateful for our clients, staff and of course the wonderful dogs we've had the opportunity to work with. we truly appreciate all of your support.
Congratulations to Maya the Alaskan Malamute from Congratulations to Maya the Alaskan Malamute from Solon on her recent graduation. This five month old pup completed our board & train program and did very well. Her owners now have much more control over her and she now understands the rules of the house. Great job Maya!!👏🐕
Huge congratulations to Zeus the 4mo Saint Bernard Huge congratulations to Zeus the 4mo Saint Bernard from Solon on his recent graduation.  Zeus completed our board and train program because he is going to be a big boy and needs to listen to his owners.  Zeus did great and now has the foundation for an obedient life!🎉👏🐕
Huge congratulations to Maggie the Bichon Frise fr Huge congratulations to Maggie the Bichon Frise from Chagrin Falls on her recent graduation. Maggie was a test client of our potential day training program and did extremely well. She was very fun to work with and understands all of her commands. Great job Maggie!!! 🐕🎉🐕
Congratulations to Mak the 7yo Goldendoodle from P Congratulations to Mak the 7yo Goldendoodle from Parma on his recent graduation.  Mak is another board and train graduate who successfully completed our program. His owner now has much more control over him when people come over and on walks. Great job Mak!! 👏🎉🐕
Congratulations to cookie and Phoebe from Aurora o Congratulations to cookie and Phoebe from Aurora on their recent graduations. These 2 adorable bulldogs recently completed our training program and did extremely well. Their owners needed help with them not chasing after the golf cart and listening overall. Great job guys!!👏👏🎉
Huge congratulations to Major the one-year-old lab Huge congratulations to Major the one-year-old lab from Solon on his recent graduation. Major completed our board and train program and passed with flying colors. His owners needed help with his jumping and excessive pulling on the leash. He is now a well-mannered pup! 🎉🐕👏
Huge congratulations to Ryder the Aussie doodle fr Huge congratulations to Ryder the Aussie doodle from Lyndhurst on his recent graduation. Ryder completed our board & train program and pass with flying colors. This adorable dog really is willing to please and very happy to accommodate.  It was a pleasure working with Ryder! 🎉🐕
Congratulations to Luna the Goldendoodle from Broa Congratulations to Luna the Goldendoodle from Broadview Heights on her recent graduation. Luna completed our board and train program and did extremely well. Her owners can now control her much better around distractions and she is happier because of it.  Great job Luna!!👏🎉🐕
Congratulations to Gracie the Australian cattle Do Congratulations to Gracie the Australian cattle Dog from Parma on her recent graduation. Gracie recently completed our board and train program and did extremely well. She needed to work on some minor reactivity and overall listening. We are proud of her. Great job Gracie!!🐕👏🎉
Huge congratulations to Aurora the 3yo Pitty from Huge congratulations to Aurora the 3yo Pitty from Streetsboro on her recent graduation. This adorable dog completed our board and train program and passed with flying colors. We absolutely loved working with her and her family and wish them nothing but the best!  Great job Aurora
Huge congratulations to Spartacus & Maximus from K Huge congratulations to Spartacus & Maximus from Kirtland on their recent graduations. These 2 adorable Doodles completed our board and train program and did very well.  They became more confident and obedient through training and their owners can enjoy them more. Great job guys!
Congratulations to Chloe the 2yo Doberman from Cha Congratulations to Chloe the 2yo Doberman from Chagrin Falls on her recent graduation. Chloe competed our board and train program and did extremely well. Her owners now have much more control over her around distractions and she is still the same happy dog she always was!!!🎉🐕👏
Huge congratulations to Killian the 6mo Springer S Huge congratulations to Killian the 6mo Springer Spaniel from Twinsburg on his recent graduation.  This adorable guy completed our board and train program and did extremely well. He had major fear issues and after training was very confident and happy. Great job Killian!!👏🐕🎉

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 Lucy the Labradoodle from Chagr Congratulations to Lucy the Labradoodle from Chagrin Falls on her recent graduation. Lucy is another board and train graduate who did extremely well and mastered her commands. Lucy was so adorable and fun to work with we wish we had her back.  Great job Lucy!!! 👏🎉🐕
Congratulations to Axl the Bernese mountain Dog fr Congratulations to Axl the Bernese mountain Dog from University Heights on his recent graduation. This adorable puppy completed our board & train program and passed with flying colors.  Axl is such a sweet dog to work with and we really enjoyed working with his family as well. 👏
We would like to congratulate Knox and Mars from C We would like to congratulate Knox and Mars from Chagrin Falls on their recent graduations. These two adorable German shepherds completed our board and train program and did extremely well. Now they have more fulfilling and happy lives and understand the rules.  Great job guys!👏
Huge congratulations to Georgie the 5 month old go Huge congratulations to Georgie the 5 month old goldendoodle from Aurora on her recent graduation.  This adorable pup raced through our board and train program and did extremely well.  She now has the manners and knowledge to be a wonderful companion for her owners.  Great job!🎉
Huge congratulations to Stella the Black Lab from Huge congratulations to Stella the Black Lab from Aurora on her recent graduation. Stella completed our board and train program and passed with flying colors.  Her owners now have much more control over her and she is happy knowing what the expectations are. Great job Stella!👏🎉
Huge congratulations to Bailey the 3yo Lab from Ga Huge congratulations to Bailey the 3yo Lab from Garfield Heights on her recent graduation.  Bailey completed our board & train program and passed with flying colors. This adorable dog needed help not jumping on Grandma, walking on the leash and overall listening. Great job! 🎉👏
Today is the fifth year anniversary of Spot On! Do Today is the fifth year anniversary of Spot On! Dog training.  We are very grateful for our clients, staff and of course the wonderful dogs we've had the opportunity to work with. we truly appreciate all of your support.
Congratulations to Maya the Alaskan Malamute from Congratulations to Maya the Alaskan Malamute from Solon on her recent graduation. This five month old pup completed our board & train program and did very well. Her owners now have much more control over her and she now understands the rules of the house. Great job Maya!!👏🐕
Huge congratulations to Zeus the 4mo Saint Bernard Huge congratulations to Zeus the 4mo Saint Bernard from Solon on his recent graduation.  Zeus completed our board and train program because he is going to be a big boy and needs to listen to his owners.  Zeus did great and now has the foundation for an obedient life!🎉👏🐕
Huge congratulations to Maggie the Bichon Frise fr Huge congratulations to Maggie the Bichon Frise from Chagrin Falls on her recent graduation. Maggie was a test client of our potential day training program and did extremely well. She was very fun to work with and understands all of her commands. Great job Maggie!!! 🐕🎉🐕
Congratulations to Mak the 7yo Goldendoodle from P Congratulations to Mak the 7yo Goldendoodle from Parma on his recent graduation.  Mak is another board and train graduate who successfully completed our program. His owner now has much more control over him when people come over and on walks. Great job Mak!! 👏🎉🐕
Congratulations to cookie and Phoebe from Aurora o Congratulations to cookie and Phoebe from Aurora on their recent graduations. These 2 adorable bulldogs recently completed our training program and did extremely well. Their owners needed help with them not chasing after the golf cart and listening overall. Great job guys!!👏👏🎉
Huge congratulations to Major the one-year-old lab Huge congratulations to Major the one-year-old lab from Solon on his recent graduation. Major completed our board and train program and passed with flying colors. His owners needed help with his jumping and excessive pulling on the leash. He is now a well-mannered pup! 🎉🐕👏
Huge congratulations to Ryder the Aussie doodle fr Huge congratulations to Ryder the Aussie doodle from Lyndhurst on his recent graduation. Ryder completed our board & train program and pass with flying colors. This adorable dog really is willing to please and very happy to accommodate.  It was a pleasure working with Ryder! 🎉🐕
Congratulations to Luna the Goldendoodle from Broa Congratulations to Luna the Goldendoodle from Broadview Heights on her recent graduation. Luna completed our board and train program and did extremely well. Her owners can now control her much better around distractions and she is happier because of it.  Great job Luna!!👏🎉🐕
Congratulations to Gracie the Australian cattle Do Congratulations to Gracie the Australian cattle Dog from Parma on her recent graduation. Gracie recently completed our board and train program and did extremely well. She needed to work on some minor reactivity and overall listening. We are proud of her. Great job Gracie!!🐕👏🎉
Huge congratulations to Aurora the 3yo Pitty from Huge congratulations to Aurora the 3yo Pitty from Streetsboro on her recent graduation. This adorable dog completed our board and train program and passed with flying colors. We absolutely loved working with her and her family and wish them nothing but the best!  Great job Aurora
Huge congratulations to Spartacus & Maximus from K Huge congratulations to Spartacus & Maximus from Kirtland on their recent graduations. These 2 adorable Doodles completed our board and train program and did very well.  They became more confident and obedient through training and their owners can enjoy them more. Great job guys!
Congratulations to Chloe the 2yo Doberman from Cha Congratulations to Chloe the 2yo Doberman from Chagrin Falls on her recent graduation. Chloe competed our board and train program and did extremely well. Her owners now have much more control over her around distractions and she is still the same happy dog she always was!!!🎉🐕👏
Huge congratulations to Killian the 6mo Springer S Huge congratulations to Killian the 6mo Springer Spaniel from Twinsburg on his recent graduation.  This adorable guy completed our board and train program and did extremely well. He had major fear issues and after training was very confident and happy. Great job Killian!!👏🐕🎉