Meet Deb Vigil the owner,

trainer & handler for Vigilant K9


Deb Vigil  has been training dogs for over 25 years. She has put over 100 titles (and counting!) from the sports of Obedience, Agility, Weight Pull & Protection on her Presa Canarios, Belgian Malinois, Pit Bulls & Staff Bulls. Her accomplishments include French Ring titles, PSA titles, Iron Dog titles, Schutzhund titles, APA titles, UPF titles, UKC titles & more. 

Deb won her first trophy in dog sports at the age of 13, handling in the ring that she with help trained. At age 8, she started competing with horses in Hunter Jumpers & Cross Country. 

Deb has been showing her Presa Canario, "Anabis de Vigilant" in French Ring "NARA". Anabis finished his Brevet title at two years of age. Then at age 4, being the 1st Presa Canario to receive this title at such a young age, completed his Iron Dog Titles while competing at the 2014 Iron Dog Nationals being the only canine to have 95% of there titles. PSA PDC at the age of 2.5 years. He is still competing to be the most titled Protection Presa in history. 

After years of success in competing with her own dogs, Deb is sharing her training philosophies and techniques with others. She is now teaching Competition Obedience & Protection seminars at clubs or dog training facility across the U.S.. She is also offering private lessons on a limited basis as well as video lessons coming soon.

No seminars in your area?  Book a seminar for your club or school,  Learn her motivational Marker training techniques for your puppy to adult dogs these foundation training techniques will help you succeed in your off breed canines.