I help you to build the best & the healthiest relationship with your dog using a unique method of dog training that doesn’t rely on the use of treats (which can lead to long-term health issues) aversive tools, force, domination, or being alpha.

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Why dog training

without the use of treats or food?

Science has discovered that dogs respond the most to the hand that feeds the dog and not the food. This changes the dog training concept and guides you to train your dog without the use of treats or food, so you can get the most amazing results.

Benefits Of My Dog Training System

You will get 99% reliability from your dog when you don’t use treats.
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Not only you will have an obedient dog but also a healthy dog.
You will get results that will last the lifetime of your dog.


Online Courses

Learn basic obedience, puppy training solutions, improve leash walking, understand and provide the best for your dog using one of my online courses.


Virtual Training

Work with Saro one-on-one and ask questions. This is a virtual private training with Saro with students from all over the world.

Private Training

Work with Saro in North Vancouver, one on one, to get the best results. Saro can work with you regarding basic or any level of training or behavioural modifications of your dog.

Success Stories

Josh and I were both feeling confused which led to Josh having challenges with recall and listening to my directions. I was struggling with my own confidence and emotions. When we met Saro and was introduced to his training program I felt a great sense of relief.
And Josh
We instantly signed up for Saro’s training course– no tricks, no treats, no force, hand signals along with gentle commands – simply offering praise as a reward.
with Qantas and Levi
We learned a lot, but more importantly, we knew that Saro has the tools, mindset and in-depth knowledge required to teach dog owners how to train their dog in a gentle and humane way.
And Tommy


Can kids train the dogs?

Although my training system is so simple that even kids can use, we suggest you to let adults to start the training and then transfer them to the kids so you can develop consistent results.

Why not to use treats to train my dog ?

Beside that it makes you to depend them, treats or food cause development of heath issues in you dog and makes your dog and you to depend on them. It also distracts your dog from focusing on the real thing which is YOU!

Are you a certified dog trainer ?

I am a certified expert family pet dog trainer and I received my dog trainer certification from “The College of Canine Behavioural Science”. I am also a member of the “Canadian Association of Professional Pet Dog Trainers”.

What tools do i need to use to train my dog ?

You don’t need to use tools or depend on tools either. You can be the best reward for your dog so you can praise your dog verbally and physically plus you can play with your dog using your dog’s favorite toy. 

How long does it take to train my dog ?

Realistically, from the day that you start to train your dog, expect about three to six months to see results.

How can I get my dog to listen to me ?

By using my simple training method and understanding my philosophy, your dog will have no choice but to listen to you.

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