Well trained, certified and reliable – Meet Our Cincinnati Dog Trainer  

Cheryl Kocher has always been passionate about helping animals. She has ten years of experience training dogs and teaching families how to help their pet succeed. She is an active volunteer for CART – a Cincinnati based Tri-state agency that helps animals in disaster situations, and she has worked at the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Gardens, helping visitors, staff, and of course, a variety of animals.

Cheryl graduated from the University of Cincinnati with a bachelor’s degree in Human Resources, and she recently attained her PHR designation. Her philosophy on creating successful relationships with animals is first to establish respect, then to build a mutual bond of trust with them.

She earned her dog training certification through John Van Olden at Canine Trade Group based in Dover, Delaware. The dog training program our Cincinnati dog trainer, Cheryl uses has been proven to be successful for over two decades. Cheryl specializes in working with the hard to fix cases, she regularly works with dogs suffering from severe aggression and anxiety.

Cheryl is a licensed training provider through the American Red Cross to teach dog and cat first aid classes. She is also a certified AKC CGC Evaluator and certified S.T.A.R. Puppy Instructor. She is also the City of Madeira’s Dog Control Specialist!

Cheryl has a dog of her own named Prince. He is a five-year-old German Shepherd who loves showing off his tricks to children and making them smile. Prince loves to interact with his extended family of three cats and a ferret!

If you have any questions or if you would like to schedule a consultation to meet with Cheryl please call our office at 800.649.7297, we can’t wait to hear from you!