Personal History:

  • Born in southern Manitoba.
  • Puppyhood spent in the out of doors hunting and exploring Nopining Provincial Park, northeast of Winnipeg, Manitoba.
  • Member of the MacDonald clan and CFSSAT(Canadian Forces School of Survival and Aeromedical Training) since 2006.          
  • Currently residing in Teulon, Manitoba
  • Dedicated companion for two boys.


Personal Hobbies:

  • Hunting (Migratory and upland game birds)
  • Back country canoeing and camping
  • Hiking and following mountain bikes.
  • K-9 Search and Rescue training for tracking, searching and urban disaster response
  • Retrieving fire wood!!!!!!!
  • Provides temporary companion services for Interlake Dog Boarding Kennel
  • Modifies behavioral issues to unsocial dogs.


Professional History:

  • In 2006, began instructing at the Canadian Forces School of Survival and Aero medical Training (CFSSAT) as a Survival Evasion Resistance and Escape (SERE) instructor
  • Retired from military 2011, after 5yrs of dedicated service.
  • Loyal friend and companion for the president of ICSOS Inc.


Professional Instruction Experience:

  • 5 years basic and advanced survival assistant instructor at CFSSAT.
  • Guest instructor/demonstrator at winter survival courses.
  • Guest speaker for Manitoba Hydro’s safety conference spring 2009 
  • Numerous mobile teaching teams (MTT’s) in northern Manitoba.
  • Guest speaker at several day cares and schools.


Professional Skills and Errata:

  • Assistant Survival Instructor;
  • Assistant Escape and Evasion Instructor;
  • Environmental experience;
  • Helicopter experience;
  • Quad experience;
  • Boating experience;
  • Snowmobile experience;
  • Land survival experience;
  • Fixed wing multi engine experience;       
  • Defusing hostility training;
  • 5 years of tracking and search training;
  • Hand, voice, and whistle training
  • Gun training;
  • Livestock experience, protection and detection.
  • Predator early warning and deterrent experience.
  • Sleep and food depravation training.



What you can expect from Aries

Aries is a lively dog. She has an friendly and reliable temperament. She is superb with children and equable with other dogs.

Facts about Labradors Retreivers ?

One of the most popular breeds in the North America, the Labrador Retriever is loyal, loving, affectionate and patient, making great family dogs. Highly intelligent, good-natured, very willing and eager to please, they are among the top choices for service dog work. They love to play, especially in water, never wanting to pass up the opportunity for a good swim.