Brent Alvey has always lived with working breeds. As a child he shared his life with German Shepherds and Corgis. He enjoyed getting the dogs to do tricks. Dog training came naturally to him, and he excelled at gentle correction and confident leadership. Throughout his career as a professional musician, caring for and training dogs has continued to be a focal point in his life. A family oriented man, he has always maintained a canine companion and is now passing his experience down to his son.
Brent is the only active national level helper in Ontario. He was one of 3 helpers selected for the Canadian GSD Championship Trial in 2018 and decoyed Ontario Regionals in 2017,2018 and 2019. In addition to being an accomplished Schutzhund decoy, he also trains proficiently in suit work. Brent has earned various titles on his dogs including an AD endurance test, an IPO, IGP2 and a BH temperament test. Brent is currently training various dogs in Schutzhund and other dog sports. He is also raising dogs for law enforcement and various service agencies.