My name is Saro Boghozian and I am the owner of Jonah’s Ark Doggie Centre in North Vancouver where I run and operate my own dog playcare plus I provide dog training using “play and praise” dog training system.

I help dog owners build the best and the healthiest relationships with their dogs using a unique method of the dog training system, uncommon in the dog training industry today.

I am a certified expert family 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”.

Thank you for being here. Don’t forget to have fun with your dog!

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These are some of the services and courses that I offer.

Private Dog Training Session

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A Dog’s Five Essential Needs (Digital Book) + Bonus Daily List (CAD$)

  • Why does my dog act this way?
  • How can I prevent my dog from behaving badly?
  • What mistakes have I made as a dog owner?
  • What does my dog need to be happy?

If you’ve ever asked yourself any of these questions, A Dog’s Five Essential Needs is the book for you. Whether you’re planning to get a dog for the first …

Intro To Dog Training without the use of treats

In this mini-course, every day, I will challenge you to a new activity with your dog. You can do these challenges in 15 minutes or more if you’d like to interact with your dog more. This course is designed to show you just how simple dog training is. At the end of these challenges, you will have a good idea …

A Dog’s Five Essential Needs Online Course (CAD$)

In this course, which is based on my best selling book, A Dog’s Five Essential needs, I will teach you what your dog’s needs are and how they can improve and impact not only your dog’s life but your life as well.

In this course, you will have a clear understanding of your dog and how important it is for you …

Naked Dog Training Without Treats Online Course (CA$)

In this course, you will learn philosophy and the methodology of dog training WITHOUT the use of treats plus you will teach your dog basic obedience using this unique method. In this unique course, you will learn the method of dog training using “play & praise” reward system which will help you to get great results right away after training …

Leash Walking Online Course

In this course, you will learn the concept of walking your dog, how to walk your dog and you will learn why you need to change the way you think about walking your dog today.

You will also learn how to improve your dog’s walk and stop your dog from pulling you.

Virtual Dog Training & Coaching (CAD$)

  • One on one video sessions via Zoom, Skype or Hangout.
  • Custom made to your needs and your dog.
  • Videos, content and documents specific to your needs.
  • Personal training and assistance offered worldwide.

We will set up our meeting session(s) and will make contact using one of the tools …