The Trendsetter in Canine Performance Video!™

  • Obedience without Conflict with Ivan Balabanov

    Expert: Ivan Balabanov

    Ivan's name is synonymous with success. A competitor on over 20 World Teams and a 2X World Champion, the Award Winning Obedience without Conflict Series is a groundbreaking approach to sport dog Obedience. Through clarity, the dynamic use of prey drive, marking and attention to detail, this broadcast quality series is the foundation of many competitors' toolsets and a current approach to excellence in multiple disciplines.

  • Training Through Pictures with Dave Kroyer: Learning to Learn

    Expert: Dave Kroyer

    Dave is a dynamic cross-trainer of dogs, having achieved success in Agility, AKC Obedience, Tracking, IPO and Ring Sport. Over the past 15 years, Dave's comprehensive understanding of animal learning and approach to training has earned him positions on 6 IPO World Teams. Dave has recently earned positions on multiple 2012 World Teams- the 2012 FCI IPO World Team with Italo as well as the 2012 United States Mondio Ring Association World Team with Enoch.

    Training Through Pictures is a comprehensive series for success across dog sport utilizing progressive techniques for any dog sport enthusiast.

  • The Foundations of Nosework

    Expert: Dave Kroyer

    Because of the incredible popularity of this new scent sport, we're producing broadcast-quality titles on the in's and out's of scent detection work for the companion dog. From odor recognition to distraction and concomitant odor refusal, this title will top them all. We've had a tremendous influx of requests requesting professional titles on the rapidly growing new sport.

    Because Nosework dovetails perfectly with other titles that are near release with Dave Kroyer, it makes perfect sense to tap his expertise and feature the correct approach to his method in an Award Winning title or two!

  • Competitive Jumping for Dog Sport

    Expert: Gerry Brown and Dave Kroyer

    This exciting title is a collaboration between International Competitors Gerry Brown and Dave Kroyer of Texas. Gerry is a well-known Agility competitor and coach and brings a tremendous wealth of knowledge in jumping and shares the critical concepts of teamwork and clarity with Dave's calculated approach to behavioral cross training.

    Both masterful in their own right, this title focuses on a foundational approach to jumping across AKC Obedience, Agility, IPO and the Ring Sports. While including all the obstacles used, this dissection of the mechanics and teaching of smooth, correct jumping from a foundational standpoint will make this title an instant classic across a myriad of dog sports!

  • Randy Hare

    Expert: Randy Hare

    Randy Hare's approach to Substance Detector Dog Training is groundbreaking. The only Award Winning series of it's kind; Randy's approach is decidedly unique, proven and applicable to any substance. Through the use of a Target Box, Randy simultaneously teaches the dog a clear detection response (3 types) while neutralizing concomitant odors. Through uniquely coupling the odor response to fight drive through Classical Conditioning (The Final Response), Randy consistently produces an incredibly successful detector dog that relies on his experience regardless of distraction.

  • The National War Dog Memorial

    Honoring our Nation's War Dogs

    In the fall of 1998, Canine Training Systems was contacted by world renowned sculptor A. Thomas Schomberg about a memorial statue he was commissioned for that would stand to recognize and honor all military working dogs that served in battle. The commission was to commemorate the courageous acts of these dogs and recognize that their acts saved countless lives.


Each product has its own story.

The story that unfolds when we create a product, series or work with a new
Technical Expert involves tremendous effort, patience and dedication to excellence.

They involve scripting, pre-production, shot list creation, consultation, travel, location shooting and all of the details that go into editing, graphical design, final packaging and distribution.

There are challenges, snags, hiccups and hilarious moments that occur behind the scenes that make them incredibly memorable for us. Visit our Project Pages to peek into the process, the details, what inspired some of the decisions we made along the way and the fun we had. Click on a project below for details.

  1. 1. Ivan Balabanov - Obedience without Conflict
  2. 2. Gerry Brown & Dave Kroyer - Competitive Jumping for Dog Sport
  3. 3. Randy Hare - Training Substance Detector Dogs
  4. 4. Dave Kroyer - Training Through Pictures
  5. 5. The National War Dog Memorial
  6. 6. Dave Kroyer - The Foundations of Nosework