Leerburg is now offering private training lessons with a few of our talented and experienced trainers! Find contact information below each trainer to learn more information or to book a session!
Cindy Rhodes (Training Director)
Cindy Rhodes began training dogs when she was 13, and has bred Dobermans & Malinois under the kennel name Kaiserhaus since the late 80’s. She has competed in AKC & CKC obedience and Schutzhund, and in 1990 she competed in the USA Schutzhund III Nationals with a Doberman female she raised from a puppy. Her sports of choice now are Mondioring, AKC obedience and dock diving. Cindy was also a professional dog groomer for 15 years, and has raised and trained dogs of many different breeds, including the Belgian Tervuren, Shetland Sheepdog, Welsh Corgi, Doberman, Belgian Malinois, Border Terrier, Shih Tzu, and Australian Cattle Dog. Cindy specializes in helping dog owners build a relationship with their dog so they can achieve their training goals.
Available training lessons: obedience training (all levels), puppy training, dog sport foundations, behavioral problem solving
Anneliese has been working in the industry and training dogs for over twelve years and training professionally for seven of those years. She is a graduate and former staff trainer at The Michael Ellis School for Dog Trainers in addition to being a graduate of Triple Crown Academy (now Starmark Academy), two of the most prestigious schools for dog trainers in the country. Anneliese has gained valuable experience working in various dog daycare, boarding, and training facilities around the country.
Her experience includes disciplines such as companion dog obedience and manners, behavior modification, therapy dog training & certification, protection work, detection training, and more. She has attended countless seminars, workshops and conferences ranging in a wide variety of topics and training approaches throughout her career. She has competed and titled dogs in the sports of Mondioring, French Ring, IPO, and Dock Diving. She also actively trains in nosework, disc dog, tricks, and AKC Rally. She currently specializes in puppy/young dog development and sport dog foundation.
Available training lessons: private lessons and training retreats for pet dog obedience/manners, behavior problem solving, CGC prep and testing, foundation and coaching for sport/competition, and more
We are located at 406 Technology Dr. W., Menomonie, WI 54751 just off of HWY 29.