Meet Our Trainers
Steven Tallas Dog Trainer

Steven Tallas, CDTK, has six years of professional experience in dog training and behavior. Steven holds a certificate from Duke University for Dog Emotion and Cognition,  is a Premium Member with The Association Of Professional Dog Trainers. and is a Certified Fear Free Professional.

His positive approach to dog training has successfully helped rehabilitate dogs of numerous breeds and temperaments. His specialties include adult dog obedience, socialization, and behavior modification.

Steven is also a certified trainer and graduate of the Master's Program at CATCH Canine Trainer's Academy, an AKC approved Canine Good Citizen evaluator, and current student in the Companion Animal Sciences Institute majoring in aggression cases. 


Prior achievements include the founding of Rescue Education Coalition, a business aimed to rehabilitate shelter dogs and place them with families in Houston, TX.

Steven Tallas, CDTK
Owner and Head Trainer

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Paige Storz attended the Vet Tech Institute in 2013 and has been in the veterinary medical field for the last 10 years as a veterinary technician. She is a Certified Fear Free professional, has gained certificates through an AHA accredited breed behavior class, and has spent an outstanding amount of time learning about breed behaviors and disposition through her career in veterinary medicine.

Starting at 12 years of age, Paige has pursued her education by training dogs through her positive reinforcement techniques. Since then, she has shifted her focus to working toward her non-profit status as a 501c3 to help support special needs farm animals and raise awareness and education in the world of rescue as well as her certification through the CPDT-KA to further her education in training.

Paige loves animals of all kinds and values her experience with dogs so deeply, she is often volunteering at animal driven rescue events in her time off as well as fostering and networking a plethora of animals in need. Plus, she never stops talking about dogs.

Paige Storz
Lead Houston Trainer