Marie-Élisabeth Gagnon

Lead Trainer / Owner


Marie- Élisabeth is a professional animal trainer working with multiple species, with a focus on dog training and parrot rehabilitation and training.

She is also the Executive Director, primary rehabilitator and trainer for Parrot Sanctuary Canada

Marie-Élisabeth is a Member of the Pet Professional Guild (P.P.G), Animal Behavior Management Association (A.B.M.A), International Association of Avian Trainers and Educators (I.A.A.T.E)


  • Certified Level 1, TAGteach

  • Contemporary Animal Training and Management, Natural Encounters Inc.

  • Living and Learning with Animals for Professionals, Living and Learning with Parrots, Behavior Works Org.

  • Professional Animal Training Seminar, Ken Ramirez, Shedd Aquarium

  • Karen Pryor Academy, Certified Training Partner (KPA - CTP), Karen Pryor Academy Professional Dog Trainer Program


Specializes in

  • behavior modification and training parrots with behavior challenges, self injurious behaviors, fearful and fear-based aggression.

Languages Spoken:

English, French