Sean Savage, B.S., CDBC, CPDT-KA

Sean Savage, B.S., CDBC, CPDT-KA


Sean is the CFO and co-founder of Beyond the Dog, LLC. He is the only Certified Dog Behavior Consultant in western Missouri and the entire state of Kansas. Also, he is a Certified Pet Dog Trainer through the association of Pet Dog Trainers.

Sean serves as a professional dog trainer, dog behavior expert and is involved in training all staff members. Combined, he has over 20 years of experience training animals, their humans, and other trainers. As a Certified Professional Dog Trainer, he assists trainers in teaching high-level obedience, appropriate dog manners, and reducing severe problem behavior in dogs. Sean passes on his belief to each staff member of building healthy and fun relationships with the dogs they train, as well as the owners. He oversees trainers with their clients and is also available to work with dogs and their owners directly at a special rate.

Professional dog training is more than a career for Sean. It is a lifestyle! He uses the science of dog training in other areas of his life. Sean enjoys his life most when surrounded by animals, regardless of the species.

Sean travels between Kansas City and Houston, supporting both offices and all of the trainers. He assists owners in training their dogs, specifically focusing on building long-term, healthy relationships between dogs and their owners. Sean shares his home with a German Shorthaired Pointer and small, mixed breed, two cats, and a sulcata tortoise.