Camp Ruff Ruff

Hello Future Camper Parents! We are professional, certified, dog trainers and behavior consultants. We also offer in home, CAGE-LESS, dog boarding and are conveniently located in Staten Island, NY and Monroe County, PA. If you’re looking for a safe place to board your dog while you’re away, our home is the answer! You can be assured that your dog is treated as one of our family, and is cared for by skilled, educated professionals in the field. Additionally, we are proud to offer our services as professional dog trainers and behavior consultants. Our mission is to set all dogs up for success and help you to better work with your dog, in a non-coercive way. We urge you to check out our extensive resume and testimonials. Dogs are not only our business but our lives and our passion!

We specialize in Animal Husbandry, Ethology, Learning Theory, Canine Behavior & Social Communication through our intensive studies . We gain your dogs trust learn there individual temperament and personality, therefore growing a special relationship with them. Your dogs will get plenty of physical and mental exercise as we are dog trainers and behavior consultants that understand the science behind how dogs think and learn.

Our training services are based on what we learned from top professionals around the world and years of experience. We are constantly educating ourselves on updated data about our industry. We set all human and dog relationships up for success using humane methods that are proven by science and studies over many years. Any professional should keep a training program fun and stress free for all! At Camp Ruff Ruff we take each case individually with a detailed history (behavior diagnostics and functional analysis)  to determine a specialized training or behavior modification program. We would show you how to communicate with your furbabies change and instill behaviors in a fun and stress free way.


Our Services

If you don’t see something you need please ask! Feel free to ask us questions if you need some other service such as feeding fish,taking care of birds or reptiles our specialty is dogs but we have experience with other household pets.

dog training behavior consultantsDog Training and Behavior Consulting

– Camp Ruff Ruff is a full dog training service and behavior counselor using science based force free methods. We offer counseling with many behavior issues as listed but not limited to: House Training, Loose leash Walking, Excessive barking, Separation Anxiety, Fear/Aggression to help your dog gain more confidence around the triggering stimuli, Puppy Socializing and remedial Socializing, Basic and advanced Obediencesmall_arrow



Cage-Free Dog BoardingCage-Free Dog Boarding

– We are a in home boarding CAGE-LESS service in the metropolitan region. If your looking for a safe place for your dog while your away our home is your answer. We take your dog into our home and treat it like part of our family with personal and professional care giving.You can be assured that your dog is treated as one of our family, and is cared for by skilled, educated professionals in the field. small_arrow



Dog WalkingDog Walking

– We offer dog walking when we have openings please call for availability. Camp Ruff Ruff is offering dog walking as we are expanding our dog walker network. We go through very tough procedures to pick our walkers. We expect the same level of service and professionalism for what our brand stands for from all staffsmall_arrow



Pet VisitsPet Visits

– Pet visits consist of different services depending on each individual client.We can do visits to feed and give water to cats also cleaning of  litter box.We also do visits for dogs for owners that are on vacation (length of time varies)We also can do birds or fish please feel free to contact ussmall_arrow



Family Paws Parent EducationFamily Paws Parent Education

– Dogs & Storks® is the first international program that prepares families with dogs for life with a baby. Answering the call of many parents, this program sets the groundwork for successful dog and baby interactions by giving parents the important information they need before baby arrives. Dogs & Storks® provides expecting families with the practical education and support they need during pregnancy in order to increase dog and baby safety and allay concerns many new parents have about the family dog.small_arrow



BAT - Behavior Adjustment Training 2.0BAT – Behavior Adjustment Training 2.0

– BAT is a technique that gives the dog total control of making decisions in it’s environment while keeping the dog under threshold to any known triggers. Qualified trainers set the environment up in a perfect way therefore the dog is more interested in the environment then the trigger.When giving a dog choices there is always more natural learning taking place. This is the same way puppies or well socialized dogs learn. It’s the trainer that sets up the controlled environments so the dog can learn in a natural stress free way small_arrow

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