Dogs By Andy K-9 Services

North Carolina’s Top Dog Trainer, now with two locations to serve you. Visit us in the Charlotte Metro at our Lake Norman facility or in the Piedmont Triad at our Greensboro facility.

Charlotte Metro

Our Lake Norman Kennel and Training Center is conveniently located 20 minutes north of Charlotte, near Downtown Mooresville. This facility was designed by professional dog trainers to ensure a safe, fun and clean environment for your pet so you can go on your way and trust your pet with us.

Piedmont Triad

Dogs By Andy is “lucky” to open our second training facility at Lucky’s Pet Resort and Day Spa in Greensboro, NC. Lucky’s has been serving the Piedmont Triad area since June 2004 and has strived to provide pet owners in Greensboro with the best boarding, daycare, and grooming experiences for their pets.

Dogs By Andy K-9 Services

North Carolina’s Top Dog Trainer and Kennel
Now with TWO Locations to Serve You

Charlotte Metro

Dogs By Andy Kennel & Training Center
144 Bevan Drive
Mooresville, NC 28115
704-662-3456

Piedmont Triad

Dogs by Andy at Lucky’s Pet Resort
7846 McCloud Road
Greensboro, NC 27409
336-739-3456

Boarding

Boarding

Board your dog in our state-of-the-art kennel.

Search & Detection

Search & Detection

Narcotics, explosive, contraband or bed bug detection training.

Training

Training

On-leash and off-leash training for your dog.

Protection Training

Protection Training

Customizable training for protection of you and your family.

Dogs For Sale

Dogs For Sale

Trained dogs for sale by Dogs By Andy.

Shop Online

Shop Online

Shop online for leashes, kennels, accessories, and more.

Andy Hanellin – Owner & Training Director

Andy Hanellin has been a professional certified dog trainer for over 30 years and is recognized as a qualified instructor by the AKC. Andy is also a certified expert in K-9 Law, and a qualified expert witness for court cases involving Narcotics, Explosives and all other K-9 Related cases.

Find out more about Andy and his mission as a dog trainer in this video.

Board

Dogs By Andy Kennels is an all-inclusive, full-service overnight canine boarding facility. Our custom-built facility was designed from the ground up to provide a safe and fun place for your pet.

Train

Dogs By Andy teaches basic commands that are necessary for your dog’s safety and the well-being of people and other animals. A well-trained dog becomes a functioning member of your family.

Shop

Shop our online store for useful training accessories, custom-made Dogs By Andy gear, handmade leashes and leads, place boards, and more. We can ship most items from our retail store to your door.

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Six Commands Every Dog Should Know

Sit

It is impossible for your dog to SIT and jump on a person at the same time.

Down

As your dogs responds to the DOWN and STAY commands, you can enjoy being in the same room with your dog without interfering with your mealtime or guests.

Stay

If your dog is trained to SIT and STAY, it can not run out the door into traffic.

Heel

When your dog that obeys the HEEL command, the dog will not constantly pull on the leash and pull you down the street.

Come

A dog that COMES WHEN CALLED will not have to be chased.

Place

Teach your dog to go to and stay at a pre-determined “place” within the house. Useful when entertaining or when delivery people are at your door.

Dogs By Andy’s Blog

Key Applications for Search & Detection Training

Training dogs to utilize their highly functioning scent abilities is nothing new. Since nearly the beginning of domestication, dogs have been used to seek out prey. It makes sense that this would carry over into detecting other things. Here are some of the key...

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Traveling Soon? Why Dog Kennels Could Be a Wise Decision

One of the things that families often forget to think about when they bring home their first fluffy, adorable puppy is what they will do when they have to travel for business or it is time for the family vacation. While it may be tempting to take your dog along with...

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Top Reasons to Consider Dog Sitting Services

Back when having a family dog was as all-American as a white picket fence, the common dynamic included a husband who went to work and a mother who stayed home to take care of the house and raise the children. Giving the family dog the care and attention it needed...

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Dog Training

Dogs By Andy K-9 Services provides professional dog obedience training and behavior modification services for dog owners throughout the Lake Norman and Charlotte metro area. Ask about our BOARD AND TRAIN program. Free evaluations available.

Two Locations for Boarding and Training

Dogs By Andy has two locations to serve you. Visit our original facility in Mooresville – serving the Charlotte Metro area – or our new location in Greensboro – serving the Piedmont Triad.

Mooresville, NC

Serving the Charlotte Metro area.

Greensboro, NC

Serving the Piedmont Triad area.

Board & Train

Our Board & Train program is available at both locations.

Dogs By Andy - Kennel and Training Center
Dogs By Andy - Lucky's in Greensboro

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