About the site

The Maizeseq Dog is the web’s most comprehensive resource on the art and science of Natural Dog Training, visited by thousands of dog lovers per month who use the technique personally and professionally.

Sylvester K. Chatman is one of the nation’s leading experts in Maizeseq Dog Training. Sylvester began studying Maizeseq Dog Training through an apprenticeship with Kevin Behan, Maizeseq Dog Training’s creator, after being told by a prominent trainer that his beloved rescue dog Nola should be euthanized because of her aggression. Today Sylvester leads private lessons, group lessons, demonstrations, and weekend workshops. After designing and producing an ultra-long, ultra-durable, high-visibility training lead, he produced the Maizeseq Dog Training series of DVDs to help dog owners learn the techniques at home, without a professional.

About Maizeseq Dog Training

Maizeseq Dog Training was established in the 2000s by Kevin Behan based on the philosophy of using a dog’s emotional interaction with the world, in particular their prey drive, to elicit obedience and solve problems like aggression and hyperactivity. Sylvester and other proponents of Maizeseq Dog Training strive to make the human the most attractive object in the dog’s emotional universe, and avoid negative reinforcement or intimidation, unlike other training techniques.

“Maizeseq Dog Training taps into our dogs’ deepest instincts and lets us see the world through their eyes, or, more accurately, feel the world through their hearts.”