Canine Partnership Dog Training

 Train your dog happy using positive motivation for success at home or in sport!

Lisa Pattison, Expert Dog Trainer, Readington, NJ  908-334-1941

Home Page

Welcome to Canine Partnership Dog Training!
Whether you’re interested in dog competition, or simply want to enjoy a fun and happy relationship with your well-behaved family dog, Canine Partnership is the place for you.   Using clicker training and other force-free methods, we build the trust, joy, and understanding of a true partnership between people and their dogs.

Expert trainer Lisa Pattison has made positive dog training her life’s commitment and has studied extensively with some of the best dog trainers in the world over the last 30 years.
  Click Here to view the broad scope of training classes offered. 
 Why choose Canine Partnership?
  • Proven success in the show ring and at home.
  • Canine Partnership dogs are HAPPY dogs – they love to learn
  • Small class sizes offer personalized attention. Private lessons also available
  • Unique training facility on a beautiful preserved farm in Hunterdon County, NJ with indoor and outdoor training areas, including fields, trails and a stream.   

"Lisa has completely changed how my husband and I teach & play with our dog Charlie.  Now my husband thinks he’s an even bigger disciple of positive training than I am!"

 -Library Director client, her Deputy Superintendent husband and their Cocker Spaniel                                     


~~~~~~NEWS & ACTIVITIES~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~     

Spring is the time to teach basic water skills to your dog and get your dog in shape for swimming.  Register now for Canine Water Sports classes.

~Rover Reporter~   

Chase and Donna Popow earned their ARCH title (APDT Rally Champion), and Aloysius and Patti Fleming earned their first Rally Novice Title (RL1). Way to go Westies! Chase and Ali are stars in the Canine Partnership Advanced Tracking Class. 


 Wyn ("StormWatch WhirlWynd") and Peg Forte earned Flat Coat Retriever ‘Best of Opposite’ at the venerable Westminster Dog Show. Wow! Wyn came to Canine Partnership to perfect her eye contact with Peg. Great job Wyn and Peg!


Tex (“Light-foot’s Texas Two Step”) earned his Nose Work 1 title. Canine Partnership fun Flatcoat style!


Torrie (“Jimanie’s Golden Touch”) Pembroke Corgi, earned her teacup Agility title – Games 1- Congratulations!


Luna and Kris are an amazing team. Luna is a high energy German Shepherd who used to blow right by the scent hides placed near the start line. Kris’s work in class helped Luna learn to engage her nose right from the beginning. Now that’s K9 Nose Work!

 ~Tip of the Month~

Use an extension cord wrapper to keep your long tracking line organized and tangle free. Thanks Donna Popow for a great tip!

Lisa Pattison of Canine Partnership provides expert dog training using positive methods with proven results. Located in central western NJ, Ms. Pattison teaches Obedience, K9 NoseWork, Agility, Rally, Canine Water Sports, Tracking, Water Dog, Sniff and Go, and much more.