Desert Dog Obedience Training in Phoenix, Arizona

Meet Our Instructors

Trainer Jean Burton Jean Burton

Jean Burton trained her first dog with Desert Dog Obedience in 1981, becoming an instructor with Desert Dog in 1993. She has trained and titled numerous breeds in both the American Kennel Club and the Australian Shepherd Club of America (ASCA) competition obedience programs. Jean has had Top 10 ranked dogs in ASCA national competition. In addition to competition obedience, Jean also has experience in Rally Obedience, Agiliy, Herding, and Conformation.


Trainer Beverly Stephens Beverly Stephens

Beverly Stephens has been training for Desert Dog Obedience since 1993 and has ben training her own dogs since the 1970's. She is active in the dog community doing volunteer work and has served on the Australian Shepherd Club of Arizona board in several capacities. Working with some of the top obedience instructors in the country, Beverly has earned obedience titles in both the American Kennel Club and the Australian Shepherd Club of America, achieving High in Trial placements.



Beverly Stephens
(480) 785-0036
Jean Burton
(480) 893-1837