Laura VanArendonk Baugh

Laura VanArendonk Baugh has been training professionally for /cough/ two decades and is a Certified Professional Dog Trainer (CPDT-KA) and a Karen Pryor Academy Certified Training Partner (KPA-CTP) as well as faculty for the Karen Pryor Academy for Animal Training & Behavior. She has trained in obedience, agility, rally, tracking, and protection sports but focuses on working individually with clients for household pet or service dog needs. She is the author of training bestsellers Fired Up, Frantic, and Freaked Out and Social, Civil, and Savvy, and the more fantastic Dragons, Unicorns, Chimeras, & Clickers for kids. Find her at or