Vancouver Dog Trainers - Dog Training & Puppy Schools in Vancouver (and Whistler!)

A Capable Dog
Surrey, BC
Tel: 778-847-3980
Web: www.acapabledog.com
Email: info@acapabledog.com
As skilled, certified and experienced trainers we are available to help with all your training needs from basic obedience and puppy advice to severe behavioral problems including aggression. We provide all levels of daytime and evening group classes at our Surrey indoor training facility; we also offer private lessons, behavioral consultations and an amazing board and train option which service the entire lower mainland. Small group hikes and private dog walks: Your dog will be treated to a fun outing with other suitable dogs. We walk in South Surrey on safe, exciting trails for dogs of all fitness levels. We also offer private walks for senior dogs, aggressive dogs, or those with health issues. Call us anytime for more info or to answer any questions you may have.

A Dogs Life K9 Centre
24243 0 Ave
Langley, BC
Tel: 604-510-3618
Web: www.adogslifek9centre.ca
Email: adogslife@shaw.ca
A Dogs Life is a home away from home for your furry friends. Located on a nine-acre farm in South Langley, we offer boarding and daycare for dogs and cats, along with training services, grooming options, and a quality retail selection. WHAT SETS US APART? Radiant floor heating throughout FRP panels and tempered glass doors in our dog and cat runs allow for a healthier, cleaner environment 8000 sqft outdoor play yard 7200 sqft facility built with the animals in mind!

A Royal Pet Service
Lower Mainland, BC
Tel: 778-988-DOGS (3647)
Email: gferro@telus.net
Web: www.royalpetservice.ca
Serving Vancouver (West & East Side), Burnaby, New Westminster. NEW!!! EXTREME ADVENTURE HIKES - All day trek into the mountains for those energetic dogs $35.00 including door to door pick up and drop off. Professional and experienced husband and wife team offering an exciting 2+ hour walk in different locations for $20.00 including door to door pick up and drop off. Your dog will get plenty of fun and exercise in a small group. Boarding - short and long term boarding in a loving home. Give your best friend a royal treatment! We treat your dog the way that we would want someone to treat ours - with LOVE! George & Donna Ferro

Absolute K-9 - Obedience Plus
3387 Kingsway St.
Vancouver, BC
Email: info@absolutek9.ca
Web: www.absolutek9.ca
Servicing Vancouver & Lower Mainland dogs for over 25 years! We offer basic and advanced obedience classes for even the most challenging dogs, puppy socoalization, hand scissored grooming and a doggy daycare filled with toys and comfy places to nap!

Alpha Dog Training Company
Vancouver, BC
Tel: 604-802-8251
Web: www.alpha-dogtraining.ca
Email: info@alpha-dogtraining.ca
Obedience training for family pets using a praise/play reward system without the use of food treats. Positive motivational training to build a stronger bond and better working relationship between you and your dog. Basic obedience, intermediate obedience and agility group classes held at the Roundhouse Community Centre in Yaletown. Private one on one and in-home classes also available to better suit those with varied schedules. Qualified graduate from the International College of Canine Behavioural Sciences with a formal education in canine psychology and training methodology. Also certified in Canine First Aid.

Balanced Canine
Surrey, BC
Tel: 604-671-8813
Web: www.balancedcanine.ca
Email: shelley@balancedcanine.ca
Trainer Shelley Nelson has the experience and connection with dogs that allows her to consistently shape good behaviour and then pass that knowledge along to their owner. Obedience, leash training, house training, raising a puppy are all common issues she can help you with, but she has also worked to rehabilitate many dogs whose owners were at the end of their rope and turned to her as a last resort.

BARK BUSTERS
Vancouver, BC
Tel: 604 812 8214
Web: www.barkbusters.ca/trainers-vancouvernorth.html
Email: nik@barkbusters.ca
Bark Busters mission is to improve the relationship between you and your dog. We create happier dogs and happier families. We help you understand your dog and communicate with it so it understands you. All dogs will chew, run, nip, bark and enthusiastically jump all over you, but with Bark Busters training, the dog will learn to modify its behaviour so it does what you want it to do. This is how we create happier families and happier dogs. Written Lifetime guarantee.

The Beloved Dog
2345 Douglas Road
Burnaby, BC
Tel: 604-299-2480
Web: www.thebeloveddog.com
Email: lisa@thebeloveddog.com
The Beloved Dog offers doggy daycare, boarding, grooming, training, dog walking and pet visits for your beloved dogs!!  We are located in Burnaby and are happy to serve our k9  community!  
Our daycare:
• Supervised 1700 sq. ft. indoor area
• Latest modular equipment for the dogs to play with along with a lot of personalized staff attention!
• Supervised access to 700 sq. ft. of our fully fenced outdoor area
• Dogs are carefully divided by temperament and level of play
• Feeding, Brushing and Medication can be given upon request at no extra charge

BIBA's Pets Dog Services
Vancouver, BC
Tel: 604 999 0613
Web: www.bibaspets.com
Email: smithd49@gmail.com
Our goal is to help pet dogs be healthier and live happier lives. We are a member-based company that provide group walks and behavioral assistance. Our high quality service accept limited memberships. All dogs are welcome, unhappy ones and happy ones. Contact Biba or apply online to be a part of our club, or be added to the wait list.

bow wow haus :: on-line shopping + training
1340 Davie Street
Vancouver, BC
Tel: 604-682-1899
Web: www.bowwowhaus.ca
Email: info@bowwowhaus.ca
Both big and little doggies will wag their tails at our large selection of unique dog toys, collars and apparel, as well as our yummy selection of healthy kibbles, raw food and locally made dog treats. With a variety of in-store events and obedience training classes for puppies and dogs with Vancouver's top dog trainers, bow wow haus is a must stop for the Fido in the know.

A Country Ranch in Central Squamish
1032 Finch Drive
Squamish, BC
Tel: 1-866-331-7706
Doggy day care, overnight boarding with certified dog trainer Tiffany Wall. Located exactly 1 Km from Highway 99, midway between Vancouver and Whistler. Lush, spacious, double fenced yards. Dogs treated as part of the family. Catered to according to their individual needs. Access to the family house and large, cosy, climate controlled shelters. Tiffany Wall, professional dog trainer since 1994, experienced in a wide variety of training methods, has worked on over a hundred film and television projects including "Lassie" and "The Grinch". Training methods that enhance the relationship between you and your dog through playful interaction and positive reinforcement.

DOG TAXI Dog Training with Walking
Vancouver, BC
Tel: (604) 720-0358
Web: www.dogtaxi.org
Email: gladdogs@gmail.com
Vancouver's Dog Taxi is an environmentally friendly company that provides training with walking for your dog. We are full-time dog-lovers, with high standard education that ensures your dog has a safe and wonderful time on the beach or in the park getting trained simultaneously. We are dedicated to communicate positive methods of training to dog owners so dogs are happy and healthy to have a good life in community.

Dogs Gone Out
Vancouver, BC
Tel: 604-760-0995
Web: dogsgoneout.com
Email: info@dogsgoneout.com
Dogs Gone Out is a professional Vancouver dog walking company that exists to serve you and your dog! We offer dog walking, 2 hour adventure hikes, affordable training solutions, pet sitting, cat visits, dog companionship and more. Call us today at 604-760-0995, visit us on theweb at dogsgoneout.com or email us at info@dogsgoneout.com.

DOGS X-ING-Canine Training & Pet Services
Burnaby, BC
Tel: 778-232-5230
Web: dogsxing.ca
Email: iinfo@dogsxing.ca
DOGS X-ING provides a more personable and customized experience for both the client and their dog. Our services are available 24/7. Our training consists of positive reinforcement and counter conditioning methods. Services include full day intensive tune-ups, in home puppy training, private behavioural consults and supervised socialization. During individual and group walks we reinforce leash walking etiquette and basic doggy manners. We also provide boarding and in-home visits for all your other furry friends. Give us a try with a complimentary consult and find out what sets us apart from the pack! West Coast Canine Academy graduate and DOGSAFE First Aid certified.

DogStars Animal Training and Talent Agency
Vancouver, BC
Tel: 604-878-7827
Web: www.dogstars.ca
Email: info@dogstars.ca
DogStars provides private sessions and fun group class programs that leave you and your dog shining! Our expertise is training animals for film and TV... want to see your dog (or cat) in the pictures? Register with DogStars online Animal Talent Agency. We create the opportunity for your pet to be in the spotlight! Have you ever thought your dog could act? Star Acting programs for dogs of all ages - private or group settings. Clicker training and positive reinforcement used in all training programs. DogStars is recommended by Veterinarians. Strengthen the connection and understanding between you and your pet through DogStars today!

Drool School by Über Dogge
Vancouver, BC
Tel: 604-992-DOGS (3647)
Web: www.droolschool.ca
Email: info@droolschool.ca
Über Dogge provides customized dog training programs that rise above traditional obedience. Have you ever thought your dog could learn to read? If you can dream it, I can help you teach your dog to do it. Private training sessions are held where you will actually use the training. If you want to improve your relationship with your best friend but are tired of sit-stay, our 'Drool School' dog training programs offer unique opportunities for your dog to gain a higher education.

The Family Dog Obedience and Behaviour Training
Vancouver, BC
Tel: 604 221-0203
Web: thefamilydog.com
Email: stevecologne@shaw.ca
Positive and Personalized In-home dog training and behaviour counseling. Proactive programs for puppies as early as 7 weeks of age, and on. Training is geared to develop a well mannered family dog in and out of the home. Yes! - treats are used appropriately so your dog learns quickly and is rewarded for new behaviours. Training also values leadership skills, your dog's history, and your dog's particular set of drives. Steve Cologne has 13+ years experience in private training and behaviour counseling. Member APDT. Serving Vancouver.

Four Paws
Vancouver, BC
Tel: 604-644-1786
Email: info@fourpawsvancouver.com
Web: www.fourpawsvancouver.com
Dog walking services in the downtown/west end area of Vancouver. Training is available within the lower mainland.

Hot Diggity Dogs Services
Vancouver, BC
Tel: 604-202-2010
Web: www.hotdiggitydogs.ca
Email: hotdiggity@shaw.ca
Vancouver's premiere provider of quality training, obedience and dog walking services for your dog. Our staff are dedicated dog-lovers, trained in ensuring your dog has a safe and terrific time whether it's a walk in Vancouver's magnificent Pacific Spirit Park, or a session of puppy class training in our carefully designed centre. We are dedicated to communicating positive methods of obedience training to dog owners so communities can live harmoniously.

INSIGHT DOG TRAINING
North Vancouver, BC
Tel: 604-374-5401
Web: INSIGHTDOGTRAINING.CA
Email: maureen@insightdogtraining.ca
Offering high quality, private dog training services with a
professional, certified trainer. Our focus is on case-specific training solutions and behavior modification. *** DOG TRAINING FOR REAL LIFE*** Please visit us online to find out more!

Keltie R. Lang
Langley, BC
Tel: 604-329-6431
Web: Keltie R. Lang
Email: krl@telus.net
Train your dog with Keltie R. Lang, one of the country's top obedience trainers. Keltie is an accomplished obedience competitor and had the Number ONE Obedience Dog in Canada 2009, staying up in the top three for the following two years. She brings a balanced, intuitive approach to her dog obedience training, and transfers this skill to her students. Rather than following a particular methodology, she can change and adapt to the dog she is training, and also to the abilities and style of the handler. Keltie s philosophy is "I train the dog in front of me and choose the method that suits that dog at that moment in time". Simply put, she trains the dog that she is training! Problem and aggressive dogs are welcome.

Momma Jo's Dogs
Vancouver, BC
Tel: 778.773.1022
Web: www.mommajos.ca
Email: jo@mommajos.ca
WALK.HIKE.TRAIN Proudly serving difficult and delightful dogs in East Vancouver. With a lifetime of experience with both delightful and difficult animals trainer Jo Dworschak has a profound ability to understand dogs. All dogs in her care are trained with praise and treated with patience and persistence. "'Momma Jo' is a natural with animals, soundly professional in her work ethic, and has enhanced our dog's enjoyment of life enormously. I highly recommend her, and any dog that is fortunate enough to be in her care is indeed a very lucky dog. Jodi & Romilly." Jo provides a FREE CONSULTATION to learn about you and your dogs needs and evaluate your dog s behaviour. All breeds and sizes welcome!

Mutt Buddies
Downtown and surrounding Area
Vancouver, BC
(778) 847 PETZ (7389)
Web: www.muttbuddiesonline.com
Email: Info@muttbuddiesonline.com
Mutt Buddies caters to the urban hound like to other pet service company. Our down to earth approach ensures that your best friend can indulge in their favourite doggy behaviours while under the watchful eye of our certified trainers who double as our walkers. Our professional team ensures that your dog hits their exercise targets while encouraging good behaviour, proper socialisation, obedience and street safety. Your dog will be more balanced, relaxed and attentive...We guarantee it! Two walks daily exploring the beaches, parks and trails of Vancouver. Solo Walks, Pet Sitting, Behavioural and Obedience Training also available. Certified, Bonded, Insured, Reliable
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Oh My Dog!
Vancouver, BC
Tel: 604-537-6855
Web: www.ohmydog-training.com
Email: info@ohmydog-training.com
Oh My Dog! Behaviour Training located in Gastown offers group classes and private training in Vancouver including Richmond and the North Shore. Training is based on positive reinforcement using the play/praise reward system without food treats. I help you with the skills needed to motivate your dog without gimmicks, treat bribes, electric collars, scruffing or any other type of fear or pain motivator; but rather using the dog's own intelligence and willingness to learn. Training by a certified professional dog trainer as well as certified in pet first aid. Home care maintenance and dog walking offered as well.

Pawsitively Canine Dog Training Services
Tel: 604-942-K94U (5948)
Email: trainer@pawsitivelycanine.ca
Web: pawsitivelycanine.ca
We offer puppy home visits for new puppy owners *to help you and your pup get started off on the right paw!! Small group classes are held in three different locations: Coquitlam at Urban Barkery, and Pitt Meadows at Pawsitively Paradise Dog Daycare and Grooming. We also offer private lessons in the comfort of your own home at your convenience. Pawsitively Canine really does make training fun for you and your dog!!

Walks 'N' Wags Pet First Aid
Vancouver, BC
Web: www.walksnwags.com
Email: lisaw@walksnwags.com
Tel: 604-809-9247
Tel: 1-800-298-1152
Walks 'N' Wags Pet First Aid is the National Leader in Pet First Aid Certification Courses and we also offer Private, in-home Dog training in Vancouver BC. We offer the most comprehensive Pet First Aid course available, and teach to both dog and cat owners using live wiggly pets. If you are interested in participating in a Pet First Aid Course no previous experience is needed. Our courses are fun, informative, and you will leave feeling confident that you can be there in your pets' time of need. Contact us for information regarding Pet First Aid Course dates, locations, and costs or to enquire about becoming an Instructor. We are also happy to schedule a private course for your pet group or shelter. If you are outside of Vancouver, please contact us for a referral to your nearest Pet First Aid Instructor.

Squamish / Whistler

A Country Ranch in Central Squamish
1032 Finch Drive
Squamish, BC
Tel: 1-866-331-7706
Doggy day care, overnight boarding with certified dog trainer Tiffany Wall. Located exactly 1 Km from Highway 99, midway between Vancouver and Whistler. Lush, spacious, double fenced yards. Dogs treated as part of the family. Catered to according to their individual needs. Access to the family house and large, cosy, climate controlled shelters. Tiffany Wall, professional dog trainer since 1994, experienced in a wide variety of training methods, has worked on over a hundred film and television projects including "Lassie" and "The Grinch". Training methods that enhance the relationship between you and your dog through playful interaction and positive reinforcement.

The Puppy Zone Dog Day Care & Adventure Centre
117-4295 Blackcomb Way
Whistler, BC.
(604) 905-6705
(877) 905-6705
Email: bark@puppyzone.com
Whistler BC's only storefront dog day care facility. Also offering obedience classes, one on one training and behaviour assessments, grooming, do-it-yourself pet wash, weekend dog and owner retreats in the fall, spring and summer. Selling a wide variety of high end dog treats and gear. Open 7 days a week, year round.

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