About Michael Schaier
Michael Schaier, owner/head trainer of Michael’s Pack, is a Certified Professional Dog Trainer through the Animal Behavior College (ABC-D.T.) and Certified Counsel for Professional Dog Trainers (CPDT-K.A.). He is an evaluator for the AKC’s Canine Good Citizens (CGC) test. Michael is also the author of Wag That Tail: A Trainer’s Guide to a Happy Dog and What Can You Expect When You Are Expecting A Puppy. He has appeared on News 12 Long Island, Animal Planet, and FiOS1 Long Island’s Money and Main$treet and has had featured articles in Long Island Business News, as well as Newsday.
Michael has worked with dogs his whole life as a hobby. He eventually became a trainer for Petco while volunteering for various rescue groups. His passion for dog training led him to sell his real estate business to pursue his dream of making a career out of something he loves.
Michael is devoted to working with dogs and learning how humans and canines can live harmoniously through better communication. Under Michael’s leadership, Michael’s Pack combines positive reinforcement behavior training with patience and understanding. Michael offers dog training services in New Jersey and New York.
- Certified Professional Dog Trainer through the Animal Behavior College (ABC-D.T.)
- Certified Counsel for Professional Dog Trainers (CPDT-K.A.)
- Evaluator for the AKC’s Canine Good Citizens (CGC) test
- CSAT – Certified Separation Anxiety Trainer