Certified Professional Dog Trainer, Knowledge Assessed (CPDT-KA)
American Kennel Club - Canine Good Citizen Evaluator
University of Tennessee\Fit Paws Certified Canine Fitness Instructor
Certified Fear Free Educator
Bachelors of Science in Animal Science - Large Animal/Equine Studies
With nearly three decades of experience in animal services, I've worked to make myself a knowledgeable resource on pet education and care. Through personal instruction, I work to support people to create strong relationships with their pet based on mutual love and respect.
I believe positive reinforcement along with a cooperative relationship make a vital foundation for happy pets and owners.
Hairy Tales Pet Education will be a community of like mined people whose lifestyles include daily doses of balance and harmony through pet ownership. Using Fear Free methods, physical fitness, exercise and games we will deeply connect with your pet. Pet/owner synergy is an outcome when education focuses on enrichment, empowerment and outstanding positive experiences.
Mission: To enhance as well as improve the relationship between people and their pets.
Vision: To be a trusted source for people that have pet related concerns, questions or who want to do more with their pets.