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Kathy Walker
81581 Old Highway
Islamorada FL 33036

Expert Dog Training in the Florida Keys

Island Dog Academy is a one-stop dog training and care facility. We offer many services and are committed to giving you and your dog the best training, advice, and care possible. With more than 30 years of experience we can help you reach whatever goal you may want to achieve with your dog.


Dog Agility is the fastest growing dog sport in the country. It is a great competitive sport, but also a great way to get out with your dog and have some fun!

Dog in agility training


Good Dogs!  is what we strive for at Island Dog Academy. A well-balanced companion dog is a product of how it is trained and treated day to day. In obedience classes, we will help you become your dog's trainer. We love to start with puppies! Check out our new STAR Puppy Class developed by the AKC.

Dog in obedience training


Rally is a fast-growing Dog Sport. It combines the technical aspects of competitive obedience with the fun spirit of Agility, and no running! Rally can enhance your relationship with your dog and also help to build a working relationship. Dogs and handlers of all ages can rally.

Dog in rally training


Herding is a specialized form of training that is offered off-site for herding breed dogs. There are herding tests and trials offered in Florida. Herding Lessons are given by an all-herding breed AKC and AHBA-licenced herding judge.

Dog in herding training

Doggy Day Out

Doggy Day Out is a popular service that we provide to our clients. It is an exercise service plus more. Your dog is picked up from their home and taken on an exciting outing with other dog friends while you are at work or on vacation. Pickups can also be arranged from many of the the boarding facilities here in Islamorada and Plantation Key.

Dog having fun
Black Lab

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