Use play, praise and affection.

Healthy Dog Training

Science has discovered that we don't need to use treats to train dogs.

Force Free Dog Training

Dog training without the use of force, domination or being alpha.

Guaranteed Results

You will get better results than using any other training method.



Train with Saro, one on one, to get the best results. All levels of training, puppy training, and behavioural modifications of your dog.


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


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

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
Dog Training in North vancouver

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.

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Can kids train the dogs?

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

Why not to use treats to train my dog?

Treats or food can cause development of heath issues in your dog and makes your dog and you depend on them. It also distracts your dog from focusing on 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 even depend on tools. You can offer the best reward for your dog by praising him/her verbally and physically or you can play with your dog using a favourite 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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