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Improving Everyday Life

Exceptional Training

Operational Excellence

Welcome to AgapiK9, where our 5-star reputation for delivering results is unmatched in the industry. Our pedigree of training excellence have helped thousands of clients achieve their goals with their furry companions. With over 45 years of experience, we work tirelessly to create a customized training plan for each dog that comes to our facility, focusing on delivering results the first time. As we continue to grow and expand our operation, we remain committed to upholding our reputation for world-class dog training and helping clients develop a sustainable bond with their furry friends.

World Class Dog Training

Who We Are

Matthew Slack CEO

An Le

Co-Director of Training

Our Co-Director of Training, An Le, is a 2023 Canadian German Shepherd Dog National Champion and the most decorated IGP competitor in 2023. His expertise in Behaviour Modification, Obedience, Protection and Tracking is second to none. An is passionate about helping every dog to reach their full potential and be the best version of themselves, both at home and in public. If you're looking for results...the first time, look no further than AgapiK9.

An Le Director of Training

Pando Stepanis

Co-Director of Training

With over 40 years of experience, Pando specializes in scent, protection and severely aggressive dog training. As the only civilian certified as a Master Trainer by N.A.P.C.H for the certification of police dogs, Pando's methods are tried and true. Pando is also an expert witness for the Ontario Court of Justice which is a testament to his dedication and excellence in the field. If you're looking for quality dog training that will truly make a difference in your pet's life, look no further than AgapiK9.

Matthew Slack MBA, CMP


At AgapiK9, we understand that every dog is unique, and they deserve tailored training techniques that work for them. That's why our CEO, Matthew Slack, is dedicated to providing industry-leading training techniques for our clients. Our ultimate goal is to empower both dogs and their owners with the tools they need to communicate effectively and strengthen their bond. Our team is committed to delivering unparalleled results and customer service, so you have the peace of mind that your investment is in good hands.

Pando Stepanis Director of Training
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