Clever Paws Studio is Open by Appointment
Welcome! Clever Paws Dog Training is owned by Allison Bittner, a certified trainer.
Clever Paws' studio is located at 7487 W. Settlers Ave., Boise, ID 83704.
Allison is a Certified Training Partner (CTP) of the Karen Pryor Academy for Animal Training and Behavior where she graduated with honors from the Karen Pryor Academy.
Her mission is to bring science based training (Force & Fear Free) to as many lives as she can. Force & Fear Free training is proven to be the most humane and is an effective form of training along with a relationship builder for you and your pet. Allison specializes in small class training for a low student-teacher ratio to provide more individual time for you and your dog.
Allison attends yearly continuing education for CEU's to keep her professional certification and to continue to provide quality training with new science-based training processes.
Allison's fur family includes Alta or "buddy" a German Shorthair Pointer who passed away November 2019, Vail a Yellow Lab who's nick name is Pumpkin, Boomer a rescued Lab/Eurasier who's nick name is Boomy the Bear, Kenobi a English Springer Spaniel who only knows himself as the Baby and Eureka a German Shorthair Pointer who entered their family in December 2022 at 11 weeks and her nickname is Tootsie and she provides endless joy.
Allison is an Air Force Veteran, she graduated with her Bachelors in Technical Communication and a Master of Elementary Education. Prior to becoming a professional and certified dog trainer she was a pre-school and elementary school teacher.
Allison is now a full-time certified dog trainer and owner of Clever Paws Dog Training. Clever Paws was nominated for the Best of the Treasure Valley in 2018. Allison is a volunteer trainer for Helping Idaho Dogs, a therapy dog organization. Allison is a mentor trainer for the Victoria Stilwell Academy and the Catch Canine Trainers Academy.
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