Mission: At Best Paw Forward our trainers are passionate about teaching the human-dog language and creating a harmonious life for our clients and their dogs.

Vision: We strive for every human-dog partnership to experience mutual understanding, harmony and joy!

Core Values: Connection, Clear communication, Confidence, Understanding, Joy, Unconditional Love

Nice to meet you. Shake.

Welcome to Best Paw Forward! Whether you have a new puppy, a newly adopted rescue dog or a challenging dog that needs behavior to be guided in a different direction, we can help you. Our amazing trainers will work with you and your dog to facilitate a powerful bond together through training, socialization and exercise! We are conveniently located in central Nanaimo on Northfield Road.