Monique De Anda~ Co-Owner/Dog Behaviorist and Director of social media

Monique, began working with shelter dogs at the Arizona Animal Welfare League in 2005. Her special interest was working in the kennels with the behaviorally challenged "misunderstood" bully breeds.  After four years of volunteering at the shelter, Monique began volunteering with various rescue groups throughout Maricopa County. In 2012, Monique became the Co-Founder of a Bully Breed Rescue in Phoenix. In 2015, Monique became the Founder and President of Bully Pride of Arizona. Monique is a Balanced  Trainer and uses positive reinforcement and reward based training to teach and reinforce new behaviors. She emphasizes the importance of timing and understanding the use of body language which is the primary language for dogs. 


JD's Powerhouse K9 Bootcamp Dog Training owned and operated by a husband & wife team, Jose & Monique since 2016, with a combined seventeen years of professional experience. Our original locations are Scottsdale & Phoenix and our newest location in Paulden. We service all valley & surrounding areas including Prescott & Chino Valley.


Group Classes, Bootcamp Board & Train, Puppy Training & Socialization 

CGC Certification Classes & Testing, Basic Obedience and Pack Socialization.

Specializing in Dog Reactivity, Dog/Human Aggression Rehabilitation.

Jose's innovative methods and understanding of the dogs' mind has made Powerhouse K9 Bootcamp a driving force in the evolution of dog training.

​When it comes to training canines, its less about teaching the dog and more about teaching the human. It's about the human-canine connection.

"We train your dog and then we train you."



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Jose De Anda ~​​​​​​ Owner/ Master Trainer and driving force behind Powerhouse.

A former Animal Control Officer, Jose has a natural and uncanny ability to read a dog's mind and he is able to quickly determine what they need. Jose’s passion is to rehabilitate problem dogs. Jose along with his pack have rehabilitated many dogs to include; numerous unwanted “unadoptable” death row shelter dogs exhibiting behavioral issues and giving them a chance at life. From basic obedience, to dog/human aggression, to teaching dog owners how to build a positive relationship with their dog. Jose emphasizes the importance of knowing a dog's motivators and praising and rewarding dogs for their good behavior and performance. Jose will not only help your dog, but help you understand their language.