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WELCOME TO Paws-A-Tive Choice, LLC

Located in Union Grove, WI - 5 miles east of Waterford, WI

EARLY Summer training classes are now in session. The LATE Summer training classes will begin in August.


SPECIAL EVENT! Fundraiser for the Racine Area Sheriff Office (R.A.S.O) K-9 Unit: June 25, 2016 in Union Grove, WI. FULL - Thank you to everyone who registered for this event. We are going to have a sniffing-good time!

A K9 NW1/NW2/NW3 Level Sniff-FUN-Go event will be held to raise funds for the R.A.S.O. K9 Unit. There are no funds in the budget to cover the expenses of these incredible and much needed additions to the law enforcement community. The K9 Unit relies on donations from the community and various fundraising events.

Paws-A-Tive Choice, LLC is so excited to be hosting this very fun fundraiser. ALL proceeds will go to the K9 Unit to help pay for medical care, food and other necessities.  

We will have a number of gift baskets and items that people can donate money to have their name put in a drawing for items of their choice in the "doggy bag drawing". 

On June 18, 2016 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., people can come to Paws-A-Tive Choice, LLC and view all of the fantastic items in the doggy bag drawing. Donations of $1 for 1 ticket OR $5 for 6 tickets for a chance to win one or several of these great baskets. Please email Kathy if you intend to stop on by on June 18th. ( The showing will end promptly at 12:30 p.m. as we have a class starting at 1:00 p.m.

The actual drawing will take place on June 25, 2016. You do NOT have to be present to win. Winners will be notified by telephone and will have until July 2, 2016 to pick up their winning or at the discretion of our planning committe, we may draw another name.

Deputy Troy and K-9 NitroThe K-9s benefiting from this special event are: K-9 Nitro and his partner, Deputy Troy RuffaloDeputy Kurt and K-9 Nox

K-9 Nox and his partner, Deputy Kurt Clemens

K-9 Murphy and his partner, Deputy Dave Fisher

K-9 Friday and his partner, Deputy Ed Drewitz

Deputy Dave and K-9 Murphy


Deputy Ed and K-9 Friday








Paws-A-Tive Choice, LLC is a positive place to train your dog and enjoy the bonding process as you learn to work together as a team - We're only 5 miles east of Waterford, Wisconsin.

Photo by: Jolene Zimdars of Jo Z PhotographyThank you for taking the time to visit my website. I’m Kathy Edstrom; a Certified Master THIRD WAY Trainer and an active member in the Association of Pet Dog Trainers. I work primarily with people who are looking for an enjoyable way to bond with their canine companion while teaching their dog good skills that will help them live harmoniously within their family.

I assist pet owners who have behavioral concerns with their dogs. I teach agility, K9 Nose Work; (I am a Certified Nose Work Instructor through the  National Association of Canine Scent Work.) I teach puppy classes and adult dog manners classes at my learning center in Union Grove, WI.

I am also a Certified Flower Essence Practitioner. To learn more about me go to About Kathy. To contact me for an appointment, send an email to:

I’ve seen the benefits of flower essences with my clients’ pets as well as with my German shepherds.

This website is intended to be an educational source for individuals who are interested in learning about the many Photo by: Jolene Zimdars of Jo Z Photographyoptions that are available to assist with working through pet behavioral problems.

I hope you find my website helpful with answering your questions regarding flower essences and Healing Touch, as well as informative about training dogs. To find out what's new on my website click on My Blog.

Be happy, be well and be pawsative.


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Member of the National Association of Canine Scent Work; Certified Nose Work Instructor





Member of the Association of Pet Dog Trainers: APDT Professional Membership Number - 69851






Professional Member of Force Free Trainers of Wisconsin