About Us

We are a family owned & operated business located in Randolph NJ. For over 30 years we have worked to provide top quality service to our clients in the K9 Industry. At our facility we are proud to offer a Schutzhund sized training field, a specialized obstacle/agility course, as well as an immaculate indoor and outdoor kennel.

Master Dog Trainer

Robert Gierla is the founder of Metro K9 and has worked in the field of dog training for over 30 years. Robert has trained thousands of dogs for clients located around the globe including law enforcement agencies, celebrities, and high profile business executives. An   expert in dog behavior, Robert has also long provided dog bite prevention training for PSEG, United Water and a host of other companies in the NJ and NY areas. Metro K9 Academy are proud members of Service Dogs of America (SDA) Schutzhund USA , AWDF, the SV and the American Boarding Kennel Association (ABKA).

Robert’s Message

“Whether you are looking to purchase a dog or obtain training for your current pet, I guarantee no one will work harder than my staff and I to ensure your complete satisfaction.”