Expert dog training for Calgary’s most serious dog lovers


  • Relief from serious dog behaviour issues
  • Puppy raising support

For both, our goals are the same: 

Results and relief through expert dog training with a human touch

Good As Gold dog & puppy training programs

Private Dog Training

Whether you’re struggling with a dog who barks at strangers, fights with other dogs, growls at family members, or can’t be left alone, we’re here to bring you training results and personal relief.

Learn more about Private Behaviour Dog Training.

Calm Canines Training

Living with a dog who lunges, barks, and growls at other dogs, people, small animals, or anything on wheels? Our reactivity classes or private training will turn your Reactive Rover into a Calm Canine.

Learn more about Reactivity Training.

Dog Training Classes

We’ve got something for everyone: Puppy training classes, field trip classes for real-life practice, competition obedience classes, and Calm Canines classes for on and off leash reactivity. Phew!

Learn more about out our Dog Training Classes.

Puppy Training

Join us for puppy training classes, take puppy field trips around Calgary, or let us do your puppy training for you through our Platinum Puppy Plus day school puppy training program.

Learn more about our Puppy Training Programs.

Extras for dog pros & enthusiasts

Dogsafe Dog First Aid 101

This comprehensive full-day course is designed to teach responsible dog owners and dog professionals the knowledge and skills required to respond to a sick or injured dog until veterinary care is available. 

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Pro Dog Trainer Seminars

Seminars for dog training professionals taught by our lead trainer Barbara Walmer as well as distinguished guest speakers.

Learn more

Community Workshops

Lead trainer Barbara Walmer shares her extensive knowledge with Calgary dog enthusiasts on topics ranging from canine first aid to aggression.

Learn more

Ready for results and relief?

Phone: 403.651.5954 | Email:

Private Calgary dog training and dog training classes, private Calgary puppy training and puppy training classes, agility and competition obedience classes in Calgary.


A message to our clients:  Throughout the Covid-19 pandemic, we have been diligent about keeping our clients safe and healthy and adhering to all Alberta Health recommendations. We know it hasn’t been an easy year and a half, but we thank each and every one of you for your ongoing support and patience. 

 In order to continue providing training services to our customers, Good As Gold Training will be implementing the Restrictions Exemption Program effective Monday, September 20.  All Individuals over the age of 12 will be required to provide one of the following prior to attending one of our indoor classes or indoor private training sessions:

- Proof of vaccination (single dose accepted between September 20 and October 25 if received 2 weeks before the time of service)

- Proof of a privately-paid negative rapid test result taken within 72 hours of service (results from Alberta Health Services or Alberta Precision Laboratories are not accepted)

- Documentation of a medical exemption  Our indoor classes include Agility, Nosework, Competition Obedience and Platinum Puppy.  

We thank you for your understanding as we navigate these new restrictions. We remain committed to providing a safe and fun environment for all of our clients and their pets!