Join Our Team!

Next-Door K9 Solutions is extending an opportunity to any trainer or dog lover that’s ready to take the next step. Join our professional training teams across the United States or open your own location and learn what it takes to be a thriving business owner in a fast growing community.

As we encourage anyone to apply, we ask that you understand our selection process. In order to own and run a location you must be experienced. We are very selective and will ask for video examples of training measures, attend in person meetings/training groups, and ask many questions to be sure you’re the right fit. All of this is done in order to maintain the positive reputation around our brand.

No experience? No problem! Don’t let that deter you. We have many ways of teaching you and helping you gain the knowledge to either become a trainer or run your own location. Our School for Dog Trainers is open to anybody willing to learn how to properly train dogs. Through our school, if you prove to be a responsible, caring, and invested trainer; we will open our doors to you, You can become a trainer and eventually own your own location.

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Owning a business is a very time consuming option in any industry, but owning a dog training company comes with even more responsibility. As a dog training business owner you’re not only working with and taking care of people, but you now have an animal’s life and care in your hands. Being a part of Next-Door K9 Solutions is more than making money and relaxing. Our goal is to truly help families establish a better understanding and line of communication with their dog’s. We look to change every dog owners perception with their pets. 

The industry is exploding with popularity among dog owners and plans to exceed over an 8% growth margin in the coming years. There’s room for all types of trainers, but we’re looking for the RIGHT TRAINERS and BUSINESS OWNERS!

It takes grit and dedication! You’ll have late nights, early mornings, and above all else, you have to be passionate about what you’re doing. This is a lifelong career change and we’re here to help you every step of the way!

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Looking to Join a Team of Professionals?

  • Are you a dog trainer with prior experience? 
  • Are you passionate about spreading knowledge to your clients?
  • Looking for a career dedicated to the growth of dog training and the trainers involved?
  • Do you want to join a team dedicated to balanced dog training?

We have several locations throughout the country and continue to grow every day. Submit our form and we’ll put you in touch with the location closest to you.


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Interested in Owning a Location?

  • Have you dreamed of owning a dog training business?
  • Don’t know where to start?
  • Are you passionate about the care and training of dogs?
  • Do you want never-ending access to business tools and knowledge from people that continue to thrive in the industry?
Submit our form below and we’ll be in touch to see if you’re the right fit!
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Facts About The Dog Training Industry

The global pet training services market size was valued at $3,827.4 million in 2021, and is estimated to reach $6,836.9 million by 2031, registering a CAGR of 6.0% from 2022 to 2031.

  • Increase in Pet Adoption
  • Increase in Pet Humanization
  • The rise in Electronic Pet Training Products
  • Increase in Virtual Pet Care Services

According to the 2021-2022 National Pet Owners Survey provided by the American Pet Products Association, “70% of U.S. households own a pet, which equates to 90.5 million homes.”

Depending on all these factors, your salary as a dog trainer can vary greatly. The average salary for US-based dog trainers is $35,451 per year, but leadership roles in the industry can pay anywhere from $30,000 to $100,000 per year. Self-employed dog trainers can make a similar amount depending on their experience and marketing skills.

The Southern region accounts for the highest revenue in the U.S. pet training services market. It constituted over USD 426 million in 2020, with the dog training segment representing the largest market share of over USD 248 million

  • There are approximately 68 million owned dogs in the United States.

Starting a dog training business can cost very little to start up or it can be very expensive. This depends on the route you take when developing your business. You can start your business from home with as little as $1,000 or you can open a facility, which can cost upwards of $50,000. No matter the situation, we’ll help you make the best and most informed decision for your individual circumstance.

Become Part of a Profitable and Growing Industry!

Become a Dog Trainer or Own Your Own Dog Training Business