About Us...

Echo Canyon K9 is a balanced training company that believes in real world training for lifelong results. We focus on providing custom training geared towards the needs of the client and their dog. Our methods promote a strong bond between owner and their dog. Happy dogs + happy owners = happy lifelong homes.

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ECK9 Team

Angela Kupper

Angela is a balanced trainer who has experience in behavior modification, obedience and protection. She has over 20 years experience with training and husbandry of a variety of breeds, mixes and hybrids. On her off time she enjoys working her dogs in protection and rally, hiking, camping, traveling and horseback riding.

Alexandria Shapiro

Alex is a LIMA based balanced trainer who specializes in Service Dog Taining and Medical Alert. With over 10 years experience, Alex brings a wealth of inforamtion to team. Alex has trained for servie dog organizations and is known for her expertise and kind demeanor. In her spare time, she enjoys showing rally, hiking, events and traveling with her own service dog.