Bark Busters trains your dog in your home. This is where most of a dog’s behavioral issues occur and is also where your dog is most comfortable. In his home environment your dog can focus and respond better to training.


We enlisted Kendra's help when we adopted our 3rd dog and couldn't be more pleased with the entire experience. While I have done dog training classes at facilities before, nothing can compare to […]

Shannon | Lexington, Fayette

Kendra Tycocki has been a tremendous help in getting our newest addition in line with the pack! We are a household of three people and three dogs. We reached out to Bark Busters because our newly […]

Tami | Georgetown, Scott

I think Kendra with Barkbusters is fantastic. I purchased the lifetime support. At first, I honestly thought I could have purchased a lesser option because her initial teaching to us and our dog was […]

Heather | Lexington, Fayette

We recently had Kendra come to help us with our dog. He was very rambunctious knocking people over with his 80 lbs of "love." He also barked A LOT, pulled us on leash and basically did what he wanted. […]

Kate | Lexington, Fayette

Our experience with Kendra and the methods she taught us has been AMAZING. Previously we had been attempting to get our dogs to do the right thing and listen to us by using treats or using commands. […]

Natasha | Lexington, Fayette

Our little Moose has pretty bad separation anxiety. He would follow us around the house like we're attached: we couldn't even take the trash outside without him crying and digging at the front door. […]

Wren | Lexington
Joe Dan

I highly recommend Barkbuster’s to anyone who wants to give their dog a fast track to successful family dynamics. While, to me, having a puppy is so overwhelming; Kendra put my family at ease when […]

Joe Dan | Lexington

Our veterinarian recommended we get professional training for our dog. We were feeling very frustrated with his behavior and having no luck with our group classes. Our dog, Titus, is a 1.5 year old […]

Ginny | Lexington

Wow! We just had our first session with Kendra. Amazing, a miracle, like going from hell to heaven. She showed us how to communicate with Riley. No punishment, treats or clickers. We're learning to […]

Marcia | Lexington

Oh my gosh...what a different dog I have now. My dog, Bob, was a bit of a mess. He had anxiety, was hyper, didn't listen even for treats and was following me around the home like we were Siamese […]

Virginia | Lexington
Lexie Ann

We cannot thank Kendra enough. Our dog had so many issues we didn't know where to begin. With Kendra's thorough and kind guidance we have gotten Hughie to let go of his separation anxiety, which was […]

Lexie Ann | Lexington

Our veterinarian recommended Kendra when we went to him for help. Our dog, George, had some concerning issues as well as the fact that he just didn't listen to us. He would jump on us, guests and […]

Victoria | Lexington

Kendra was excellent. I liked the methods used because my dog responded and I didn't have to use treats or be mean with physical acts or equipment. Kendra was patient, thorough and made sure to […]

Sierra | Lexington

Kendra was very friendly, knowledgeable and professional. She was very detailed in her teaching and took her time coaching me step by step. I was harder to train than the dog...Paulie responded so […]

Patty | Lexington

Kendra was amazing. She clearly explained how we needed to communicate with Sasha like a dog would so that Sasha would understand us. It worked immediately. She guided us through each task such as […]

Sandra | Lexington
B and B

We have already posted a testimonial or recommendation in regard to our original services and Kendra. She was awesome and then and cheered us on to success as we used her thorough plan she designed […]

B and B | Lexington
Charlene & David

Our dog, Mickey, the "Weiner dog" is 5 years old and we never got him completely housebroken. It had ruined our home. We are moving to a new home and knew it was now or never to get this right. […]

Charlene & David | Lexington

Absolutely amazing. When we initially spoke to Kendra she explained they don't sell visits, they sell results. She wasn't kidding. We got results! Zoe and Fred's behavior was appalling. We […]

Pammy | Lexington

Kendra was very professional and fun. My dog, Sophie, is aggressive and also very shy and timid. Getting her to leave the house was a chore! Kendra was patient and explained what I needed to do […]

Lisa | Lexington
T and D

Kendra helped explain the fact that dogs and humans think very differently and in order to train you must understand this. Kendra was very professional, friendly, knowledgeable. She was very helpful […]

T and D | Lexington

We felt we learned so much about how our dogs think and how our actions impact them. We felt very comfortable [with Kendra] we felt we could ask any questions that came to mind. She went over […]

Loren | Lexington
Dan and Brian

We could not believe how quickly it helped us understand Max. Kendra provided with us with great homework and answered our follow up questions quickly. We recommend [Kendra] Bark Busters because […]

Dan and Brian | Lexington

Very thorough and knowledgeable. Excellent marks in all areas. […]

Jen | Lexington

Excellent. We have seen a dramatic change in Porter and we just started training. I would highly recommend Bark Busters. […]

Gina | Georgetown
K and DJ

Very informative [dog psychology education], easy to understand, made it easier to understand Sadie's behavior. Extremely easy to understand and follow. Kendra reviewed homework...made it easier to […]

K and DJ | Winchester

The dog psychology part was extremely important and Kendra explained it perfectly. Kendra was the greatest "knows it all!" Everything [about our homework plan] was clear and concise. She educated […]

M. | Lexington

Excellent marks in all areas. We recommend Bark Busters - Kendra is a great trainer. The results speak for themselves! All dog owners should make this investment - it will make time with your pet […]

M. | Lexington

Kendra used scenarios and explained the difference in the way dogs and humans think. Explained why current actions fueled his bad behaviors.. Kendra was very professional, friend, knowledgeable and […]

Emily | Lexington

Best puppy training ever! Also, best adult dog training ever! Our puppy is off to a wonderful start and our adult dog's behaviors have been addressed so he doesn't teach the new dog bad behaviors. […]

Cheryl | Lexington
B and C

[Kendra} was very well organized. Love the flip chart for good visuals, instead of simply being lectured to - we are visual learners. Kendra was very knowledgeable, personable and professional. She […]

B and C | Berea

We LOVED Kendra right from the start. She listened to our concerns and immediately understood why our dog was having issues. She explained how dogs see things and then taught us how to teach our dog […]

R | Lexington

Excellent marks on all aspects. I would recommend Bark Busters to friends and neighbors! With Kendra's expert input, I've made a significant mount of progress in few short hours - mor than I made in […]

Wendy | Lexington

I would recommend Bark Busters because I saw results immediately! I love the natural approach to dog/human training. I was shocked at how well my dogs responded to the techniques I was taught. […]

Nicole | Nicholasville
Brenda and Brian

Our Rottweilers were out of control and we were becoming concerned at taking them in public. They are only 5 months old, but they are big and scary to some people. The pulled on leash and carried on […]

Brenda and Brian | Lexington
Mary Ellen

I would recommend Bark Busters because understanding how canines think and act has been crucial to training my two puppies. With Kendra's teachings we saw immediate changes after her first visit, […]

Mary Ellen | Lexington

Excellent in all areas! It's made a huge difference in our dog's behavior. We would recommend Bark Busters. […]

Alan | Lexingto
Jean and Dave

Amazing results with our older dog after 1st session and one homework assignment. We would recommend to friends and neighbors. […]

Jean and Dave | Lexington

Excellent marks in all areas. Bark Busters has the right approach for communicating with dogs and that is why we would recommend. Kendra demonstrated that she is knowledgeable and can teach humans […]

Nora | Versailles

Kendra educated us on how canines think and act. Homework was outlined very easily. She very much educated us on the importance of doing the daily homework and consistency. We would recommend Bark […]

Maggie | Lexington

Kendra personalized the educational discussion with applicable examples based upon the history and background I gave her. Hooked us in right away. Kendra is top notch! She left time for questions. […]

E. | Danville

Excellent marks on all aspects. It was obvious Kendra liked what she did. And, her assurances to call or email anytime seemed genuine and helped put me at ease. It was helpful to see her […]

Abby | Lexington
Emily and Thomas

The educational illustrations were helpful and made sense. Kendra shared her experiences with similar dogs/families and really took in interest in the information I shared. She made sure I understood […]

Emily and Thomas | Lexington
Brian and Erica

Kendra was awesome and helped make the learning experience fun. After one visit I feel like this type of training will work because it's learning communication instead of commands. Kendra made me […]

Brian and Erica | Lexington

Highest marks. […]

Kinner | Lexington
Angela and Jim

Kendra thoroughly explained why a dog likely has separation anxiety and showed us exactly what we've been dong that has been making it worse. We learned so much and couldn't believe how much time […]

Angela and Jim | Lexington
Andreina and Jake

The education was extremely helpful and eye opening to the fact that we weren't communicating with Seger at all. Kendra was very knowledgeable and a pleasure to work with. We felt prepared with our […]

Andreina and Jake | Lexington
Jessica and Ryan

Kendra is amazing! Kendra went over and above in answering questions. I can already see improvement in Queen after only one session! […]

Jessica and Ryan | Lexington

I believe all dogs/owners could benefit from this dog training. Looking forward to the future with Bentley and Bark Busters! […]

Brooke | Lexington

Excellent marks across the board. The program seems to be very effective! […]

Mikah | Lexington

Excellent marks. We would refer Kendra without a doubt. Kendra is extremely knowledgeable and highly skilled in all areas of our dogs training. We are 200% satisfied. She is professional to a "T"! […]

Laura | Lexington

The training was very successful and our puppy Charlie responded immediately. Our therapist, Kendra, was knowledgeable and friendly. We discussed the issues we were experiencing and she gave us […]

Alexa | Lexington

Appears to be the best training. My dog responded immediately to Kendra, actually I did, too. […]

Ellen | Georgetown

Scheduled us the next day (emergent need) and even skipped her lunch to work with us! Was respectful of our time. She was great with the dog! […]

Laurie | Lexington
Karrie and John

Kendra was amazing. She pointed out things that made so much sense, but we never thought about. […]

Karrie and John | Lexington

Kendra was excellent. I learned some really interesting facts about dogs and their behaviors and why. She educated on the importance of reinforcement consistently. I would recommend Bark Busters - […]

Tamra | Lexington
Theresa and Jack

We noted immediately that Kendra knew how best to communicate with our pet, and us. Her intelligent and knowledgeable information has helped immensely. […]

Theresa and Jack | Frankfort
Emily and Jason

Understanding how our dog thinks has cleared up a lot of questions for us and helped encourage us that we can increase our quality of life with our dog. Kendra was patient and listened to all of our […]

Emily and Jason | Lexington
Claire and Matt

Kendra was thorough and friendly throughout and very knowledgeable, personable and professional. We have already referred her! […]

Claire and Matt | Lexington

Excellent in all areas. […]

Jane | Lexington

Kendra is very knowledgeable and she interacted with me and my dog well. Very interesting education. She stressed the importance of doing the homework and I have followed through. I am committed to […]

G. | Lexington

Excellent 5 star marks on all counts. Great results already and Kendra was great! […]

Lindsay | Nicholasville

Kendra keyed in to our behavioral problems and offered immediate solutions that worked then and now. Very pleased with the results. […]

Sarah | Lexington

Kendra was excellent. We would highly recommend Bark Busters. Kendra was knowledgeable, kind and a great teacher. Alex was different (in a good way) within 24 hours! […]

Laura | Lexington

Our therapist [Kendra] reviewed our daily homework plan and and all questions and it was very helpful! I would recommend Bark Busters [and Kendra] because they know what they are doing and are very […]

Tanya | Lexington

5 stars/excellent in all areas. […]

Tim | Lexington

Excellent across all areas. It has only been a few days, but since implementing Bark Buster's methods, I'm already seeing a significant change in my dog. Kendra is awesome! […]

Lauren | Lexington

Excellent marks. I was very pleased with the time Kendra to to answer all of my questions and to address each issue {with twelve dogs]. […]

Bonnie | Lexington

Excellent! Kendra was very professional! She was prompt, friendly, and authoritative. We saw INSTANT results with our very large dog. With her help, there's not reason to break up our happy home. […]

Katrina | Lexington

Their approach is positive and sound. […]

Lee | Lexington

Highest marks in all areas. Liked gaining the knowledge because knowledge brings results. I am seeing great improvement. […]

G. | Lexington

The BEST INVESTMENT I could have ever made in my dog! Constant support, intuitive training, effective programs. Don't let the price tag scare you away, with Kendra's expert tactics and proven advice, […]

Janet | Lexington

Our dog, Bella, had significant aggression toward both dogs and humans. We thought we would have to have her put down. Our friend who used Kendra and Bark Busters told us to give her a try. She was […]

Salvador | Lexington

HIGHLY RECOMMEND! We have been blown away by how Kendra and the Bark Buster method has changed our dog's life and our life for the better. Our one year old male Rottweiler, had some pretty obnoxious […]

Valerie | Lexington

Kendra was great! Very insightful. She allowed us to open our minds to help our dog behave. […]

Jill | Lexington
Ed and Mary Lou

Excellent - 5 stars. We had tried training before and got no where. We were amazed at Kendra's training of Belle and her reaction. We have only been doing our homework for a short time, but the […]

Ed and Mary Lou | Winchester

Excellent! Kendra is truly an expert when it comes to communicating with and training dogs. Very personable and professional. She is very thorough. Kendra is great! She's very supportive and she […]

Ryan | Lexington

After meeting with Kendra I felt like I understood why my dog was doing what she was doing. I also understood why I needed to do what I needed to teach her. I wasn't just given instructions without […]

Callie | Nicholasville

So great! Really no words to describe the results! […]

Linda | Nicholasville

Excellent. She [Kendra] is very professional and thorough. […]

Rhonda | Lexington

I was very impressed! Kendra is extremely knowledgeable, personable and professional. She was very thorough. Very happy. […]

Jeven | Lexington

It was important to understand how dogs think and communicate and Kendra was excellent at explaining it. I loved Kendra's personality and knowledge and look forward to continuing or work together! […]

M. | Lexington

Kendra was very thorough and she was constantly reinforcing the information. I appreciated that. She was fantastic! Very knowledgeable and also very encouraging. I appreciate that there is a […]

E. | Lexington

I can't believe the amount of improvement in his behavior after the first session. This methodology establishes my leadership position without demeaning the dog. Woody is challenged by it and likes […]

Vicky | Lexington
Kelly and Tanner

Everything [in the canine educational discussion] was so interesting and made so much sense! Explained a lot of Mocha's behavior. Kendra was extremely knowledgeable and professional, also friendly! […]

Kelly and Tanner | Lexington

I saw immediate results with my English Mastiff. I had been training her wrong all along. Kendra helped us so much. Excellent marks in all categories. […]

Erica | Lexington

Kendra was very helpful and patient with me as well as my dogs as we both adjust to the training. The program is very detailed with ways to train your dog AND thing you as their leader can do to […]

Allison | Lexington

I was able to ask for assistance with my dogs... the breeds are quite strong - Am Bully & Pit Bull. We have had the Bully since a pup and the Pit was a rescue.... the bully likes to pull when […]

Rebecca | Cartersville

For a first time dog owner I found it very educational! […]

Ashley | Lexington
Bob and Donna

Informative and good presentation [on how canines think]. Felt very comfortable with Kendra. […]

Bob and Donna | Lexington
Scott and Jennifer

I was so surprised to see all that we were doing wrong and now with such simple modifications, we could make all of our lives easier. Kendra is a miracle worker. She told us how to correct […]

Scott and Jennifer | Lexington

Kendra was very easy to talk to. I could tell a difference in Charlie right away! […]

Allison | Lexington

I have seen immediate results. Kendra is very helpful and is great at explaining things. […]

Katie | Lexington
Sandy and Carl

Excellent marks. […]

Sandy and Carl | Lexington

She [Kendra] was wonderful at answering all of my questions and explained everything. […]

Erin | Lexington

Very important information was covered in the educational discussion. Kendra was knowledgeable, personable and professional. It's a relief to know that she is available for follow up visits and […]

Diana | Lexington

Kendra was very nice and knowledgeable. She continue to answer further questions very fast by phone! I would recommend Bark Busters [and Kendra] because she is knowledgeable and [company offers] […]

Courtney | Lexington
Katie and Sam

Kendra was very thorough and ensured we understood before moving on to next educational subject. She was very professional without being condescending and she explained our homework and how to […]

Katie and Sam | Lexington

5 stars in all areas. Pleased! […]

Susan | Lexington
Jeff and Carole

All excellent marks. […]

Jeff and Carole | Lexington
Lorrie and Ed

All excellent marks. Would recommend Bark Busters. […]

Lorrie and Ed | Lexington