Professional Dog Training

We believe that dog training is essential to strengthen and enhance the relationship between pet parents and their dogs. Our Training and Fun packages include one-on-one sessions to teach and reinforce basic commands with repetition and plenty of positive reinforcement.

Train & Fun Packages

Manners Plus

Manners Jumpstart

Manners Intro

Puppy Plus

Train with Us

We understand it can be challenging to find enough time to train your dog. While you’re away on vacation or at work, why not let us teach your dog the fundamental skills that are essential to a strong relationship? Customize your dog’s stay to include multiple training sessions while still enjoying playtimes, snacks, and walks. Training is offered with both overnight lodging and daycare guests.

Sit, Stay, Play

New Clients Receive

50% OFF

lodging for the first five nights.* Contact us.

*Mention this offer to receive the discount. Requires one of our fun, discounted activity packages. Subject to availability. Cannot be combined with other offers.

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About Our Trainers

Our training program and associates are led by our certified trainer who specialized in guide dog training and young puppy development. Our programs focus on using positive reinforcement and proven methods to train your dog through rewards and mutual respect. We understand the importance of building relationships with each dog, getting to know what they need, and helping them achieve new levels of understanding.

Contact Us

Call Us

Phone: (301) 774-3100
Fax: (301) 774-2746

Our Address

19515 New Hampshire Ave.
Brinklow, MD 20862


Mon. – Fri.: 9AM – 6PM
Sat.: 9AM – 5PM
Sun.: 11AM – 3PM

With many changes in our lives due to the Coronavirus (COVID -19), our pets can be such a comfort to us as we learn to enjoy and endure the circumstances of staying at home and practicing social distancing.

We want you to know that Rivermist Pet Lodge is committed to being here for you during this time. We are ready to pamper your four-legged family members in whatever ways will help make this a safe and comfortable time for you and your pet. 

At Rivermist, the health and well-being of your pet and family are our top priority. We have taken every possible measure to keep our facilities operating in a safe manner and have continually evolved our procedures based on current circumstances. Pet care staff will be here to care for your pets and are eager to accommodate you, our client, as much as we can. 

Rivermist Pet Lodge will continue to actively monitor the news and guidance from various public agencies about the Coronavirus (COVID-19), and will abide by the recommendations put forth by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), U.S. State Department, and city and county officials. Again, our goal is to remain open while continuing to provide a safe environment for our staff, clients, and guests.

Please review the article link below from the AKC regarding COVID-19 and pets:   

We wish you all health and safety and loving snuggles for your pets!

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