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Whether it's worth it depends a lot on the trainer (their experience, credentials, approach to training, etc.), what's included in this program, what results they're promising you, and - to some extent - the cost of living in your area and whether they're charging a price that's comparable to other trainers in your area.

If this is a highly respected trainer with tons of experience in the kinds of problem behaviors your dog is dealing with, who is up to date and educated on dog behavior, goes to and maybe even runs seminars, conferences, etc. then it may well be worth it. If they seem to be a lot of talk without much to show for evidence that they know how to handle tricky behavior problems like aggression, are promising you 100% guaranteed fabulous results that seem too good to be true, and/or seems to be making no effort to grow their understanding and skills by collaborating with other trainers and other experts, probably not so much.

Was this trainer the one who determined your dog was 'dominant'? This label is based on the debunked, outdated idea that dogs see humans as competition for social status. All of our current research on dog behavior points to this not being how dogs think, and I would be reluctant to give money to a dog professional who still describes behaviors this way when it's proven to be inaccurate and can lead to using techniques that are ineffective or confusing (to the dog).
 
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