Positive Reinforcement Training
Alpha Dog Training uses positive reinforcement techniques without food incentives, gimmicks or force.
We expect our dogs to live with us under our terms and conditions, so it is essential to properly train and socialize them to adapt to their human pack and urban surroundings. I believe in friendly, positive reinforcement techniques and a praise/play reward system without food treats.
Canine Behaviour Specialist
Nina Houghton is a professional dog trainer and canine behaviour specialist in Vancouver. I am committed to using only friendly, positive training techniques based on you and your dog’s needs.
Graduating from the International College of Canine Behavioural Sciences in 2001 after completing Level 1 obedience, canine and training psychology. I continued my education further with the same College and graduated with the following: (more…)
Upcoming Group Classes
Register for obedience training classes directly through the links below or contact me for private, in-home training sessions.
Roundhouse Community Centre
Creekside Community Centre
Mount Pleasant Community Centre
Kingsway & Main
Urban Puppy Daycare Centre
Hemlock Street & 6th Avenue