About us

Steadfast Dog Training is an advanced obedience training company. We help owners build a great relationship with their dogs by helping them communicate in a way the dog understands. We teach your dog to listen around distractions no matter what they may be. Remember, consistency is key!


Meet your trainers:

Rebekah Farmer –  Florida (Brandon and surrounding areas)


Meet Rebekah, owner of Steadfast Dog Training and Lead trainer of our Tampa/Brandon location! Rebekah is an Animal Behavior College certified dog trainer as well as an AKC Canine Good Citizen Evaluator (Evaluator #91094). Although, she has always been a dog lover her spunky dog Lola is what sparked her interest in a career of dog training. She has over 8 years of training experience and has worked with a vast amount of breeds and behavioral issues! She loves to hang out with her husband (AKA Uncle Mitch) and son Harrison (and our newest family member will be arriving in July 2021), their dogs, and training with dogs outdoors! Rebekah, Uncle Mitch, Harrison and their pack of four dogs love to hike and take trips to the beach!


Courtney Higgins – North and South Carolina (Charlotte and surrounding areas)


Meet Courtney, the lead trainer of our North & South Carolina locations.  Courtney has always been an animal lover, working in dog kennels, vet clinics, and at horse farms all her life. Her training career sparked when she turned 18 and rescued a dog and people aggressive pit bull boxer mix named Bella. She was the head pet trainer at PetSmart for 5 years, which gave her a great head start into the training world. She got hired on with Off Leash Dog Training and worked there for 5 years where she learned how to rehab people and dog aggressive dogs. She now has decided to work with us at Steadfast and help us expand our training resources to the Carolinas. You can always find Courtney with her husband Kent, and her son Mason, at the barn with her horse; always with a dog by her side.


We are proudly insured by:

Pet Care Business Insurance and Liberty Mutual