Meet the Trainers!
Our people are among the most talented in the industry. It would be our pleasure to put our extensive experience to work for you. Book your personalized training program, with the Trainer of your choice today!
Gregory Riley, MA S-PET
One of the areas most in-demand
Behaviorist/Trainers, Greg Riley
is an Anthrozoologist, an Applied Canine
Behaviorist, a Professional Dog Trainer, and a K-9 Adventurist. Greg has been
working with dogs for the better part of two decades, and has completed two
training apprenticeships and a Master’s Degree in Anthrozoology with expertise
in Canine Learning Theory and Behavior, Humane Training Methodologies, and
Animal Ethics. Greg also recently completed additional advanced education in
Dog Emotion & Cognition through the Canine Cognition Center at Duke University, Canine Behavior and Welfare through the University of Edinburgh, as well as a 16 week
Advanced Dog Training Principles course through The Michael Ellis School for
Dog Trainers and Leerburg University. In association with his own Rhode Island based facility, Off The Hook K-9 Training & Adventure School, Greg has also developed his proprietary E-Motion Canine Therapy
protocols to address your pup's energy/emotional/psychological issues, and he is also a trainer in the
humane application and use of e-collar technologies with Softouch K-9
Training™ Systems -
which signifies his use of a science-based and humane
E-Collar teaching methodology that maximizes the human-canine bond while
training dogs to the highest levels of off-leash, or as Greg terms it,
"off the hook" proficiency.
Greg is a Professional Member of the International Association of
Canine Professionals (IACP) and of the Association of Professional Dog Trainers
(APDT), and is a certified trainer and evaluator for both the American Kennel
Club (AKC) Canine Good Citizen series, and the Association of Professional Dog
Trainers (APDT) C.L.A.S.S. Canine Life and Social Skills training
Here at TBU Greg is our Affiliate Behaviorist.
Call Greg directly at 401-332-8669 or email him at email@example.com for your free consultation and/or to discuss your dog's training today!
Matt Campbell has worked at Tail Blazers University since the
beginning. Working with dogs comes
naturally to him. While working at TBU, Matt
decided he wanted to broaden his skill set even further. He has successfully transitioned
into the role of Professional Dog Trainer.
Matt offers several great training programs for you and your dog. These sessions are geared toward those of you who
want to address a specific issue your dog may be facing, if want your dog to be
off-leash trained, and/or if you want your dog to learn basic obedience and commands. No matter what level of training your dog may
need, Matt is here to help educate you on the training process and assist in choosing the
best program available for you and your pup!
Seth started out as a Dog Handler in 2014 then quickly worked his way up to Dog Trainer and most recently served as the General Manager of TBU. He has always been passionate about working with animals and got his start working on a dairy farm in Westport MA when he was a teenager.
Seth is skilled in basic dog training, and often teaches our Puppy Foundations and Leash Manners classes. He is amazing at working with families with new puppies and often continues to work with them well past their 'puppy' phase. Anyone that has worked with Seth can tell that he is committed to providing the best training experience possible for each family he works with!