Courteous Canine

3414 Melissa Country Way
Lutz, FL 33548


Welcome to Courteous Canine where we are committed to providing you with the best dog training and pet care available - and it's all force-free.  We founded Courteous Canine on some pretty basic principles and a simple philosophy - Fun for All Involved. We wanted to provide you with the tools you need to live joyfully in a modern world with the pets you have chosen to share your life with. No gimmicks, no smoke and mirrors, no warnings of "don't try this at home". Just scientifically based, force-free dog training and pet care techniques that are safe, easy to learn and implement with absolutely no negative side effects.

Courteous Canine is a full service dog training and dog activity center also offering high quality pet care services. With multiple locations in Tampa and Lutz, and the ability to offer private in home services we make training your dog easy and convenient for you.

Dog Behavior Consulting. We are the experts in Tampa at solving dog behavior problems. We specialize in aggression, fear related problems, barking and house training. We work with dogs of any age from puppies to mature adult dogs. Your problem becomes are problem and together we find solutions.

Dog Training. Do you desire a more relaxed dog, a dog that will happily come when called, greet your guests politely and walk nicely on a leash? We are just a call away. We provide a selection of dog and cat training services. Results the FUN way!

Pet Care. With the DogSmith's Pet Care Program you're never torn between the demands of your job, social life or family and the needs of your pets. Our pet care program is specifically designed to give you the peace of mind that comes from having the best of all worlds.

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