Meet Head Trainer Asa Anderson
My name is Asa W. Anderson III; I am married to a very supportive wife and have seven lovely children. I attended Fairleigh Dickerson University, achieving my Bachelors of Art and Masters of Art Degrees. I have over 30 years’ experience working and training dogs. I retired from the State of New Jersey State Police as a Lieutenant after 30 years of service. I was assigned to the Canine Unit for 17 years as a Canine Handler, Canine Trainer and Supervising Canine Trainer. I received my Canine Trainer’s Certification from the State of New Jersey, Office of the Attorney General, Department of Criminal Justice, in Patrol Dog Service, Narcotics, Accelerant, Cadaver and Explosive Scent Detection.
My canine training internship, mentoring and experience were adopted from trainers assigned to, The Atlantic City Police Canine Training Center, The Philadelphia Police Canine Academy, The New Jersey/New York Port Authority Canine Academy, The United States Customs Scent Detection Academy, Front Royal Virginia and The New Jersey Camden County Police Canine Association.
Police Canine Training History
I Developed, implemented and coordinated the first New Jersey State Police Canine Patrol Training course as the Head Canine Instructor Trainer. I have certified and in-serviced over a 1000 police canine teams in Patrol Service, Narcotics Detection, Explosive and Accelerant Detection. As a member of the United States Police Canine Association (USPCA), I judge, police canine teams to a National Standard.
Always Learning & Growing
I am a member of the American Association of Dog Trainers, International Association of Canine Professionals, International Positive Dog Training Association, United States Police Canine Association, The North American Police Working Dog Association and the American Kennel Club (Canine Good Citizen) instructor. I continually attend training seminars to stay current with new training techniques. I have an overall passion for all canine breeds and thoroughly enjoy working with people and their pets. Over the years I have been blessed to learn many different training methods from exceptional trainers. My philosophy on dog training is that it should be humane, motivational and suited for each individual dog and most importantly fun while they learn. Privately, I have established and work with a diverse and respectable client base who recommends our training. Anderson K9 Training is a Limited Liability Corporation that is bonded and fully insured.
I have taken the knowledge and skills in dog training that I have learned over the years to help others gain the confidence to control and enjoy their pets. It is our goal to work diligently with our clients and their dogs to produce positive results and ensure many years of happiness with a well-mannered companion. There are many knowledgeable dog trainer, behaviorist and whisperers that have a lot to offer. The training and care that we provide will always be in the best interest of your beloved pet.
Anderson K9 Training is devoted to helping you have a wonderful relationship with your dog. We will help you train your dog to be obedient and reliable in familiar environments, as well as around real world distractions. You deserve nothing less than a happy and reliable companion that can share in all of your everyday adventures.
Asa W. Anderson III & Family