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(760) 227-5505

“Our goal is to provide dog training that is user friendly,
results oriented and fun.”

– IQ K9 Training Team

Solutions for troublesome canine behavior
that is educational and enjoyable.

Because it’s just as important for you to know your dog trainer as it is for us to know your pup,
we would love to take a moment and tell you a little bit about ourselves and our dog training school.

Meet the Team

Bret Geller Co Owner

“I truly enjoy helping owners and their dogs have fun learning new exercises while becoming a well-polished team!”

I’m Bret Geller, Co-owner of  IQ K9 Training, Professional Dog Trainer and Certified Pet Tech™ Pet First Aid/CPR Instructor.

Bret Geller

Lianne Shinton Co Owner

“My goal is to help create an even better relationship between you and your dog than you ever dreamed possible.” I’m Lianne Shinton and I am your Certified Master Dog Trainer. I’ve been teaching, coaching, writing and speaking all about dogs for the past 25 years.

Lianne Shinton
Stanislava Panayotova

Stanislava Panayotova

“My goal is to help dogs and their owners live together comfortably and safely, and to help restore the bond between dogs and their families.”

An animal lover her entire life, Stani is the proud parent of “Pyke”, her Belgian Malinois and “Lola”, her Siberian Husky. I’m the Manager of  IQ K9 Training and proud to be a Professional Dog Trainer

Become a Dog Trainer!

Become a Dog Trainer!

We have a dog training position open to someone with experience (balanced approach) – OR – we will train and develop you.  Requirements: Motivated, Trustworthy and Hardworking. We are looking for someone LONG TERM and dedicated. This is a paid position with opportunities for growth.  Drivers License and clean driving record is a must.  If you are interested, please email your resume to

What Our Clients Are Saying...

Let these amazing dog training success stories inspire you

Awards and Recognitions

K9 National Training Center
Animal Planet
Touch N Go
Mondioring World
Dock Dogs
American Canal Club

Get in Touch today!

Address: 2371 Helen Road, Fallbrook, CA 92028

Phone: (760) 227-5505

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We are taking precautions for COVID-19
  1. Curbside service:
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  2. We have temporarily ceased tours of our home, where the dogs stay, in order to limit the amount of people in our home to our four IQ K9 team members only.
  3. Any and all Staff and Clients must wear a mask or face covering during appointments.
  4. We no longer accept personal belongings when pets come in. We will use one of our leashes that are washed every night to be ready for the next morning.  
  5. Surfaces are being sanitized every 2 hours.  
  6. Staff members' body temperatures are being monitored daily.
  7. Any and all Staff and Clients showing any signs of illness are asked to remain home. 
We here at IQ K9 Training want to thank all of our clients! 
Please stay safe and healthy!