Full Service Canine Facility Specializing in All Levels Of Dog Training

Leader of the Pack Canine Institute (LOPCI) was founded in 2009 by Lisa McDonald, CPDT-KA. Lisa has tested and earned her Certification as a Professional Dog Trainer (CPDT). LOPCI is a full-service canine facility specializing in all levels of dog training including behavior modification for dog and human aggression. In addition, we offer doggy daycare, dog boarding and grooming services, and puppy classes to Allentown, Bethlehem, Easton, and the surrounding Lehigh Valley, PA areas. Don't forget to grab treats to reward your pup for good behavior! Leader of the Pack Canine Institute carries dog treats, cleaning products, LOPCI apparel, and more! Check out our shop while you're here. Our mission is to help families and their pet's by "creating happy and balanced dogs, one leader at a time".


Explore Our Suite of Award Winning Services

At Leader of the Pack, we recognize the diverse needs of pet owners in the Allentown, PA region. Keeping this in mind, we’re constantly updating our suite of dog boarding and grooming services. It doesn’t matter whether you’re planning for an upcoming vacation, or your pet could use a quick trim; our qualified team members are constantly standing by to provide support. Even if you would like to sign up for puppy classes, our experienced dog trainers are here to help. Be sure to browse the following sections to get a better sense of our doggy day care, grooming, and training services.

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LOPCI Easton Officially Breaks Ground - 28,000 Sq. Ft. Facility Coming Summer 2024

The 28,000-square-foot facility will cater to the diverse needs of dog owners, encompassing top-tier amenities for training, dog grooming, doggy daycare, overnight kennels, and a planned future vet expansion...



LOPCI's Second Location Opening In Forks Township

We are excited to announce that our second location in the Lehigh Valley will be opening in Forks Township!


Franchises Available

We will respond with information regarding Leader of the Pack's franchise opportunities.


69 News stopped by to talk Canine Influenza

McDonald said since the outbreak, her employees have doubled cleaning efforts at the doggie day care.


Benefits of Dog Boarding Services

As a pet owner, one of the inevitable challenges is finding suitable care for your furry friend when you're away. Whether it's for a weekend getaway, a business trip, or an extended vacation, the question of who will take care of your beloved dog is a pressing concern. This is where dog boarding services step in, as they can provide a valuable solution for pet owners and ensure the well-being of their four-legged companions. Check out the following section to learn some of the benefits of dog boarding services.


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