Balanced Life K9 Training is owned and operated by Christina Doughty, who is a professional trainer certified in a variety of fields.  Christina works in part with All Breed Rescue, one of our affiliates, and has done tremendous work with several dogs, most importantly, a pitbull mix named Leia.  Christina specializes in behavior modification, obedience training, socialization with difficult/aggressive dogs, puppy training, agility training and instruction, teaching owners how to work with their dogs, kennel management, deaf dog training, and more.  Her approach is both thorough and intensive, and she has worked with some incredibly difficult cases and has an extremely high success rate in teaching positive behaviors in tricky dogs.  Christina offers a variety of packages and will work with clients to ensure the best training method for their dog.  See their website at to read more about the program Christina works on, her achievements as a trainer, and incredible videos highlighting the intensive training techniques she uses.