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 Snowy the 4mo Great Pyrenees fr Congratulations to Snowy the 4mo Great Pyrenees from Hudson on his recent graduation. This adorable pup spent a week with us for training and did extremely well.  His owners knew he would be large and wanted better control of him which was achieved. Great job Snowy! 👏👏🐕
Congratulations to Stardust & Oakley from Hunting Congratulations to Stardust & Oakley from Hunting Valley on their recent graduations. These 2 adorable pups spent a week with us for training and did very well.  We loved having them with us and we are so proud of their accomplishments. Great job guys!!!👏👏🐕
We would like to congratulate Riggs the greater Sw We would like to congratulate Riggs the greater Swiss mountain dog on his recent graduation. This big guy is still a pup and is very headstrong but with a week of training we were able to get his owners a lot more control of him. He is now happy and well-mannered!  Great job!!👏
Huge congratulations to Macy the Chorkie from Wick Huge congratulations to Macy the Chorkie from Wickliffe on her recent graduation. This adorable pup spent a week with us for training and did amazing.  Not only does she listen but her owner now has her off leash and under control. Excellent job to Macy and her dad!!🐕👏👏
Huge congratulations to Archie the Boxer from Clev Huge congratulations to Archie the Boxer from Cleveland on his recent graduation. This adorable guy spent a week with us for training and we are so proud of his progress. He now has a lot better impulse control and is happier overall. Great job Archie!!!👏👏🐕🐕
Huge congratulations to Stampede & Baker from Chag Huge congratulations to Stampede & Baker from Chagrin Falls on their recent graduations. These adorable dogs spent a week with us for training and couldn't have done better. They both needed help with impulse control and now their owners have their sanity back. Great job guys!!👏
Congratulations to Allie the Lab from Cleveland He Congratulations to Allie the Lab from Cleveland Heights on her recent graduation. Allie recently completed our board and train program and passed with flying colors. We all loved working with her because she is so smart and willing to please.  Great job Allie!! 🎉🎉👏👏
Congratulations to Lia the Bernedoodle from Mentor Congratulations to Lia the Bernedoodle from Mentor on her recent graduation. This adorable pup recently completed our board and train program and did extremely well.  All of us loved working with her and her family, she is such a sweet dog.  Great job Lia!! 👏👏🎉🎉🐕
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. 🎉👏👏

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 Snowy the 4mo Great Pyrenees fr Congratulations to Snowy the 4mo Great Pyrenees from Hudson on his recent graduation. This adorable pup spent a week with us for training and did extremely well.  His owners knew he would be large and wanted better control of him which was achieved. Great job Snowy! 👏👏🐕
Congratulations to Stardust & Oakley from Hunting Congratulations to Stardust & Oakley from Hunting Valley on their recent graduations. These 2 adorable pups spent a week with us for training and did very well.  We loved having them with us and we are so proud of their accomplishments. Great job guys!!!👏👏🐕
We would like to congratulate Riggs the greater Sw We would like to congratulate Riggs the greater Swiss mountain dog on his recent graduation. This big guy is still a pup and is very headstrong but with a week of training we were able to get his owners a lot more control of him. He is now happy and well-mannered!  Great job!!👏
Huge congratulations to Macy the Chorkie from Wick Huge congratulations to Macy the Chorkie from Wickliffe on her recent graduation. This adorable pup spent a week with us for training and did amazing.  Not only does she listen but her owner now has her off leash and under control. Excellent job to Macy and her dad!!🐕👏👏
Huge congratulations to Archie the Boxer from Clev Huge congratulations to Archie the Boxer from Cleveland on his recent graduation. This adorable guy spent a week with us for training and we are so proud of his progress. He now has a lot better impulse control and is happier overall. Great job Archie!!!👏👏🐕🐕
Huge congratulations to Stampede & Baker from Chag Huge congratulations to Stampede & Baker from Chagrin Falls on their recent graduations. These adorable dogs spent a week with us for training and couldn't have done better. They both needed help with impulse control and now their owners have their sanity back. Great job guys!!👏
Congratulations to Allie the Lab from Cleveland He Congratulations to Allie the Lab from Cleveland Heights on her recent graduation. Allie recently completed our board and train program and passed with flying colors. We all loved working with her because she is so smart and willing to please.  Great job Allie!! 🎉🎉👏👏
Congratulations to Lia the Bernedoodle from Mentor Congratulations to Lia the Bernedoodle from Mentor on her recent graduation. This adorable pup recently completed our board and train program and did extremely well.  All of us loved working with her and her family, she is such a sweet dog.  Great job Lia!! 👏👏🎉🎉🐕
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. 🎉👏👏

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 Snowy the 4mo Great Pyrenees fr Congratulations to Snowy the 4mo Great Pyrenees from Hudson on his recent graduation. This adorable pup spent a week with us for training and did extremely well.  His owners knew he would be large and wanted better control of him which was achieved. Great job Snowy! 👏👏🐕
Congratulations to Stardust & Oakley from Hunting Congratulations to Stardust & Oakley from Hunting Valley on their recent graduations. These 2 adorable pups spent a week with us for training and did very well.  We loved having them with us and we are so proud of their accomplishments. Great job guys!!!👏👏🐕
We would like to congratulate Riggs the greater Sw We would like to congratulate Riggs the greater Swiss mountain dog on his recent graduation. This big guy is still a pup and is very headstrong but with a week of training we were able to get his owners a lot more control of him. He is now happy and well-mannered!  Great job!!👏
Huge congratulations to Macy the Chorkie from Wick Huge congratulations to Macy the Chorkie from Wickliffe on her recent graduation. This adorable pup spent a week with us for training and did amazing.  Not only does she listen but her owner now has her off leash and under control. Excellent job to Macy and her dad!!🐕👏👏
Huge congratulations to Archie the Boxer from Clev Huge congratulations to Archie the Boxer from Cleveland on his recent graduation. This adorable guy spent a week with us for training and we are so proud of his progress. He now has a lot better impulse control and is happier overall. Great job Archie!!!👏👏🐕🐕
Huge congratulations to Stampede & Baker from Chag Huge congratulations to Stampede & Baker from Chagrin Falls on their recent graduations. These adorable dogs spent a week with us for training and couldn't have done better. They both needed help with impulse control and now their owners have their sanity back. Great job guys!!👏
Congratulations to Allie the Lab from Cleveland He Congratulations to Allie the Lab from Cleveland Heights on her recent graduation. Allie recently completed our board and train program and passed with flying colors. We all loved working with her because she is so smart and willing to please.  Great job Allie!! 🎉🎉👏👏
Congratulations to Lia the Bernedoodle from Mentor Congratulations to Lia the Bernedoodle from Mentor on her recent graduation. This adorable pup recently completed our board and train program and did extremely well.  All of us loved working with her and her family, she is such a sweet dog.  Great job Lia!! 👏👏🎉🎉🐕
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. 🎉👏👏