Lead Your Dog is the premiere Balanced Dog Training service based in Joplin, MO and accepting clients in Joplin and the surrounding four state area. We are a small business that advocates safety, reliability, and practicality for both owner and dog.


Our Services

Lead Your Dog offers Private Lesson packages and Board and Trains. Each service option offers hands on training with the dog and owner. 

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What is Balanced Dog Training?

In a human world, sometimes the dog gets lost. At Lead Your Dog, we use Balanced Dog Training methods to help your canine find its way through the human world with techniques that are safe, reliable, and practical for both owner and dog.

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Meet Our Pack

For our Board and Train clients, your dog will be living with our resident dogs that help play an important role in addressing issues such as socialization, fear, and anxiety. 

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Meet Your Trainer

Meet Lead Your Dog's head trainer, Bri Rice, and learn how she cultivated her unique style of training. 


Our Philosophy: A calm dog is a happy dog, plain and simple.


We are Joplin MO's premier dog training service

But don't just take it from us, hear what some of our clients have to say!