About the Trainer
"Three passions, simple but overwhelmingly strong, have governed my life: the longing for love, the search for knowledge, and unbearable pity for the suffering of mankind."
Certified Professional Animal Trainer (CPAT-KA), Certified Fear Free Animal Trainer
🎓 Summary of credentials
Training animals hands-on since beginning in 2006, having worked with many species including dogs, horses, cats, and more.
Certified Professional Animal Trainer (CPAT-KA) accredited from the International Animal Trainer's Certification Board (IATCB)
Certified Fear Free Animal Trainer with Fear Free Pets
Professional Multiple-Species Animal Training member of the Pet Professional Guild (PPG)
Aggression in Dogs Master Course graduate from Michael Shikasio
Enrichment Framework for Behavior Modification Master Course graduate from Pet Harmony (Allie Bender/Emily Strong)
Pet Dog Ambassador (PDA) program Certified Instructor/Assessor
Certified Animal Actors Evaluator (AACE), Certified Trick Dog Instructor (CTDI), Certified Canine Fitness Coach (CCFC), Certified Stunt Dog Judge (SDJ) with Do More With Your Dog!®
Canine First Aid Certified through DogSafe Canine First Aid
Standard First Aid & CPR-C Certified through Red Cross
Professional organization memberships with the Animal Behavior Management Alliance (ABMA), and the Animal Behavior Society (ABS)