Creating Bonds with Love,Trust,and Respect
At Confident Canines our goal is to provide the absolute best in dog training and dog daycare for you and your dog.
All of your dog daycare staff are fully trained in canine body language, canine behavior, and dog group management by the owner of Confident Canines, Bev Wells CBCC-KA
While staying with us at Confident Canines, you can be assured that your dog will not only be well taken care of, but will be plenty tired at the end of the day from playing with their friends in our fully fenced in yard space. All dogs are assessed for their suitability for attending dog daycare ensuring the safest possible environment for your pup.
Your dogs are monitored during the entire time of their visit with us by 2 or more staff members who not only ensure your dogs are playing safely, but are also loved individually!
At Confident Canines, our training philosophy is simple - Force-free and reward based.
All classes at Confident Canines are overseen and/or taught by certified trainer and behavior consultant Bev Wells CBCC-KA. Bev is an active member the the CCPDT (Certification Counsel for Pet Dog Trainers) the CAPPDT (Canadian Association of Professional Pet Dog Trainers) and The Professional Pet Guild (The Association of Force Free Professionals)
Bev has over 20 years experience working with dogs in various capacities such as K9 Security in Toronto, SPCA Animal Control Officer in Welland ON, working with Wolves at Wolf Park in Battle Ground IN, and training and teaching pet dogs in the Saint John area since 2014. Bev is also an Adjudicator for Companion Paws Canada, certifying therapy dog teams as well as a Service Dog Trainer for Diabetic Alert & PTSD under the expert tutelage of Service Dog Trainer and author Barbara Handelman.
Bev's unique connection with dogs allows her to tailor her approach to each individuals needs to ensure the training process is stress free for both dog and owner alike.
Bev Wells CBCC-KA - Owner & Certified Trainer & Behavior Consultant for Canines
Alyssa McCracken - Manager of Confident Canines.
Alyssa has been with us from the start. Her knowledge and love for the daycare dogs is second to none. Although her time at Confident Canines is split between working with the dogs and administrative work, her favorite place to be is out in the daycare yard. Alyssa has a unique talent for working with your dogs, making sure everyone is safe, happy, and having the time of their lives!
Calida Blizzard - Dog Handler & Accounts Receivable
Calida always has a smile on her face when she arrives and leaves work. The dogs are just as much in love with her as she is with them. As a valued member of our team, Calida knows your dogs inside and out! You can be assured when she's around, every dog gets it's fair share of love and affection!