About Kris Weckerling

July 1, 2020

Kris Weckerling has been providing professional training for dogs and their people throughout Colorado and the Denver metro area using modification techniques and positive reinforcement, combined with practical experience based on the scientific principles of animal behavior. Kris can communicate with dogs on a level that’s remarkable and gets results. Communication is necessary in any successful relationship.

Successfully implementing a treatment/rehabilitation program requires patience, consistency and kindness. With degrees of Behavioral Biology (1978), Veterinary Medicine (1984) and Psychology (1986), Kris has been helping owners manage their pets for over 40 years.


  • Member of Animal Behavior Society (ABS)
  • Class 3 peace officer with Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department (93-98)
  • Agent for the State Department of Agriculture Bureau of Animal Protection cruelty/neglect investigations (93-98)
  • Successful owner/operator of daycare/boarding/training/consulting business (1998-2019)