Please make note that our private lessons remain temporarily suspended, unless following up with another training program.

While our Group and Puppy Classes have resumed, face masks are REQUIRED during class. Group and Puppy classes both require pre-registration. For more information please contact our office.

Please note that every precaution is being taken to sanitize between each client. Clients will only be permitted in our facility by appointment only. Clients are asked to maintain social distancing as well as to take extra sanitizing measures when entering our facility. As we take every precaution in social distancing, please be aware if you are registering in Puppy Preschool, you may come in close contact with another person or puppy during class. We ask everyone, if you are feeling the slightest bit sick, STAY HOME and contact our office for rescheduling.

Continue to stay safe and healthy! We look forward to seeing all of our wonderful clients and dogs back at the facility in group class!


Sit Means Sit Cleveland Westside

Dog Training Experts

Sit Means Sit Cleveland Westside helps families achieve happy, confident, obedient dogs. You’ve found the quickest, most effective way to have the happy, confident, obedient dog you’ve dreamed of. Sit Means Sit’s industry leading results will help you achieve the maximum control of your dog, both on and off leash, while still allowing your pet to “Act Like a Dog”.

Sit Means Sit Cleveland Westside will provide you with the right combination of puppy classes, private lessons, Board & Train Immersion programs, Day Training, and group distraction classes, customized to meet your particular needs. Common Issues include, puppy manners, house training assistance, leash pulling, aggression, play biting, jumping.

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A Full Range of Dog Training & Services

Cleveland Westside’s top dog training center. From basic commands to advanced off-leash Sit Means Sit Cleveland Westside is the clear choice for dog training.
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Perfect Puppy Preschool (Puppy Luring)

Is your puppy between the ages of 8 weeks and 4 months?

Want to help your puppy get a paw up on growing into the dog you know he can be? We can help!

Topics Include: FUN-damentals of obedience, Basic dog care and maintenance, crate training and housebreaking, socialization with dogs and people, preparation for vet and groomer trips.

Transformation University

Your dog will be immersed in training with professional Sit Means Sit trainers. Your pet will spend each day learning from a trainer at the training center, vet’s office, pet stores, Crocker Park, or various dog-friendly stores in the area.

Our most popular programs are in our Transformation University. When your dog is enrolled into one of our Board and Train Programs, or Day Training Programs we do all the hard work for you.

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Private Tutoring Programs (Private Lessons)

Private Tutoring Programs are designed for the family who wants to be directly involved and responsible for the success of their dog’s training. With this option, you and your dog will meet with the trainer in one-on-one sessions.

They will teach you how to train your dog and how to specifically address the things that are important to you.

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Group Distraction Classes

Group Distraction Classes are designed to keep your dogs socialized around strange dogs and people in a managed environment. They will learn advanced obedience skills for high-distraction environments.

You will stay fresh and sharp in executing all of your dogs training commands and skills.

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Watch our latest training videos to see our dog trainers at work!

Cleveland Dog Training

Make an appointment today with the top dog trainers in Cleveland.

Cleveland Dog Training

Make an appointment today with the top dog trainers in Cleveland.

Meet Our Trainers

Our trainers and staff are passionate about dogs and dog training. We will make sure your dogs are effectively trained in a safe environment.

Happy Dogs. Happy Dog Parents.

Make an Appointment!

Have a question? Want to schedule an appointment? Fill out the form, give us a call, or shoot us an email and we will be in touch.

Ohio Service Areas

We service the following locations in the Cleveland Westside area(s). Don’t see your location? Sit Means Sit has 125+ locations across the US and Canada. Find a Sit Means Sit Dog Trainer near you.


  • Amherst
  • North Ridgeville
  • Olmstead Falls
  • Vermilion
  • Birmingham
  • Tiffin
  • Avon
  • Lorain
  • Bay Village
  • Sandusky
  • Lagrange
  • Avon Lake
  • Sheffield Lake
  • Brookpark
  • Berlin Heights
  • Wellington
  • Berea
  • North Olmstead
  • Westlake
  • Milan
  • Norwalk
  • Columbia Station
  • Lakewood
  • Oberlin
  • Wakeman
  • New London
  • Elyria
  • Fairview Park
  • Huron
  • Kipton
  • Collins

Zip Codes

  • 43410
  • 44017
  • 44053
  • 44857
  • 44090
  • 44145
  • 44836
  • 43440
  • 44028
  • 44867
  • 44054
  • 44107
  • 44811
  • 44839
  • 43464
  • 44039
  • 44889
  • 44055
  • 44116
  • 44814
  • 44846
  • 44001
  • 44049
  • 44890
  • 44070
  • 44138
  • 44816
  • 44847
  • 44011
  • 44050
  • 44074
  • 44851
  • 44140
  • 44824
  • 44012
  • 44052
  • 44855
  • 44142
  • 44829
  • 44829

Contact Sit Means Sit

1425 Cooper Foster Park Rd., Amherst, OH 44001

(440) 331-7487

Office Hours: Mon.- Tues. & Thurs. - Fri. 9am - 6pm Wed. 10am – 7pm

Trainers hours: May vary day-to-day. Monday-Friday: 8am – 8pm