"The Science of
Dog Behavior"

Donna Hill B.Sc. (zoology) B.Ed.,

Training service dog tasks since 2007, Donna is recognized globally for her two Youtube Dog Training channels, and her 'VI Assistance Dog blog'. She has been a behavior interventionist for teens with autism for the Minstry. She is a founding and professional member of Vancouver Island Animal Training Association VIATA. She loves seeing people succeed as much as she does dogs and is skilled at training both. She breaks training into easy achievable steps for you and the dog! Training is fun and successful in 
private in person and online sessions!


Donna was awarded "Hero to the Anmals" for 2016 by Smart Animal Training Systems. She uses the most current, humane, effective and positive science-based training approaches for all her learners. She stays current in learning theories and training approaches. Her two dogs participate in dog sports and activities and are demo service dogs.

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Instructor for Service Dog Training Institute

ON DEMAND Workshops 

available Online at Dog iBox


Instructor for the

Fenzi Dog Sport Academy



Blog Author


Host of 2 Youtube Channels


Owner/Moderator of Facebook Group


Contributor to Magazines

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Service Dog Training Coach

-private in-person sessions in Nanaimo
-via webcam (Skype) anywhere else in the world

Specializing in helping owners train their own autism service dogs for teens 13yrs and up and adults.


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