We are very exited to announce that GAIA has passed her pre-placement testing! Way to go Gaia! Gaia’s sweet personality and teddy-bear face make her the perfect fit for a career as an Accredited Facility Dog. We are working on finding her the perfect match and hope to have more exciting news soon! Gaia’s trainer Ashley and the PADS advanced training staff are very grateful to the amazing community of volunteers and the PADS puppy program staff whose love and hard work made Gaia’s success possible! Thank you, Team Gaia!

  • Skills being learned: Maintaining basic obedience and public access manners.
  • Recent field trips: Robert Burnaby Park, Lougheed Mall, Costco, various other training field trips
  • Possible behavior challenges: N/A
  • Advanced training location: Burnaby
  • Potential career path: AFD

Thank you again for all your support of Advanced Dog Gaia!

Submitted by: Service & Hearing Dog Instructor Ashley Siddals