Our Professionals - Nanaimo

VIATA Professional Members

Trainers, Dog Care, Hydrotherapy

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Bernadette Van Klaveren

Nanaimo Pet Services Inc.

“Your local pet specialist”

Assisting pet owners in creating a healthy, happy and well socialized pet through specialized training in a group or individual setting with lots of personal attention from our experienced and proven instructors.
Contact: Bernadette van Klaveren

Website: www.nanaimopetservices.com
E-mail: nanaimopetservices@gmail.com
Phone: (250)758-3908

Christina Young B.Sc. CPDT

Positive Dog

I offer small group classes, private training, and workshops.

– Fearful & Reactive Dogs, Problem Behaviour Modification
– Puppy Foundations for Fitness and Sports
– Canine Good Neighbour Prep
– Trick Training and Disc (Frisbee) Dog
– Nosework

Christina Young, B.Sc. CPDT
Certified Professional Dog Trainer, Certified Trick Dog Instructor,
Certified Canine Coach
CKC Canine Good Neighbour Evaluator

Website: www.positive.dog
E-mail: Christina@positive.dog
Phone: (250-616-0306)
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Donna Hill B.Sc. B.Ed. CHI

Service Dog Training Institute

Are you owner-training a service dog? SDIT provides in-person private sessions in the Nanaimo area.

We also offer help with service dog selection and a practice test to see if your dog is ready for the provincial test.
BC and globally, we offer online classes and coaching by webcam (Skype, FaceTime or telephone) for dogs at all stages.

If you want to find out what the process of training your own service dog looks like, book a Skype session!
Check out our website which has much FREE information about service dogs including training videos.

Contact: Donna Hill B.Sc. B.Ed. CHI
Telephone: 250-753-5246
Email: dhill@uniserve.com

Jade Zwingli BA, CPDT-KA

Where’s Your Sit? Pet Training for Real Life

Where’s Your Sit offers professional, in home pet dog training services for puppies and adult dogs, group dog training classes and behaviour consultations.

We offer specialty classes in tracking and disc dog. Our service area is central Vancouver Island.

Contact: Jade Zwingli BA, CPDT-KA
Phone: 250-668-7415
Email: wheresyoursit@gmail.com
Website: www.wheresyoursit.com

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Jenn Hauta

Fairy Dogmother Training & Pet Care

Jenn has over 18 years experience working with animals as a professional pet sitter, shelter worker, kennel attendant, and trainer.

Bonded and insured. Education includes Karen Pryor Dog Trainer Foundations Course and Karen Pyror Puppy Start Right for Instructors Course.
Professional member of The Pet Professional Guild and Vancouver Island Animal Training Association, and proudly committed to reward based methods.

Jenn Hauta
Fairy Dogmother Training & Pet Care