About Inspiredk9s

About us

Inspiredk9s cares deeply about your relationship with your dog. When you understand what your dog is saying, you can then give your dog a happy and healthy life.

Working in the Professional Guide Dog field since 1996, I have had the pleasure of working with many hundreds of dogs. Previously, I worked with competition horses in the UK and New Zealand.

My career with horses and dogs, has given me wonderful insight on how to work with mutual understanding and have fun for each dog I have the pleasure of engaging with.

Over the years, I have come to understand how we can influence our dog’s nervous and sensory systems and how we effect their mental, emotional and physical aspects. When communicating with dogs our approach, actions and voice have a consequence to how our dog feels and then responds.

Starting with the basics when working with a dog on their timeline, I build trust, observe how they learn and develop opportunities for ongoing success. Sharing the knowledge with you and building upon these new skills enables you to have a fun, safe and trusting relationship with your dog.

Building trust, safety and confidence at both ends of the leash will bring a deeper level of friendship.

Through video, blogs, courses and webinars you will learn what you need to know for you and your dog to be successful.

I am a Volunteer Behaviour Consultant with the Animal Health Care Advisory Committee at Algonquin College in Ottawa and I am also involved with local dog rescues.

Thank you Wilz and Bud, you have been my greatest teachers.

Jane E Madigan
Guide Dog Mobility Instructor
Member of the Pet Professional Guild
TTouch Practitioner


fresh posts from our blog

Car Sickness in Dogs

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The Evidence Car sickness shows in many forms with our dogs. Heavy panting, restlessness, standing and moving constantly, back and forth from seat to seat, drooling, wanting to sit on…

Cold Ears

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Natural Changes With the sudden change in temperature, particularly here in Canada, Your Dog’s coat may not have naturally changed to the winter hair, to keep them warm. Keeping Your…

Mental Changes at Both Ends of the Leash!

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Communication is a Two Way Process Change is difficult for our dogs and us. Going into areas outside our comfort zone is a challenge within itself. When we ask our…

5 Steps to Empowering Your Dog

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When you implement your dog’s basic needs, trust and safety will follow and they will move into a place of successful learning.