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Your Pet Is Our Passion!

We offer Obedience training  for all ages and breeds. Using our unique approaches and training expertise, we have helped pet owners cultivate a stronger relationship with their beloved pets throughout San Antonio, New Braunfels, Austin and the surrounding area.

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Real Solutions for Real Problems

Life can be filled with distractions that keep you from accomplishing the goals you have set for your dogs. Let us help by taking all the frustration out of dog training—we will transform your dog into the obedient companion you’ve always desired. Our basic in-home dog training and board & train program sends a professional trainer straight to your doorstep, and we will work with you step by step the whole way.


Online Training Lessons

  •  Virtual Training Over Zoom or FaceTime! 

  • Basic & Advanced Commands

  • (4) 1 hour session every week with owner and your pup for 4 weeks

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Private Training Lessons

  • 4 group lessons with an experienced trainer

  • Puppy & Adult Lessons

  • Basic & Advanced Training

Training a Puppy

1-4 Week Board & Train

  • Basic & Advanced Training

  • Basic & Advanced Commands

  • A Bark Above provides all the equipment needed.

  • Lifetime Refeshers 


My name is Raquel, Owner & Head Trainer

A Bark Above is a small family own business located in San Antonio, Texas, owner Raquel was born and raised in San Antonio, Texas and is the youngest of eight children. She has one gentle giant Saint Bernard name Beethoven. Raquel began her loved for animals when she began volunteering at her local rescue organization. As she continues to expand her love for animals, after attending a training seminar in 2015, she began working with obedience behaviors. She has spent the past nine years providing professional pet care services. Raquel brings experience in working with various breeds and ages of animals and loves being a part of the professional pet care team. In 2020, she wanted to provide excellent training results to clients, she wants to educate and create a better communication and bond between human and their pups, so she opened A Bark Above. Raquel is committed to providing detail oriented, accurate, and loving care for every client.

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