Kate has 17 years of dog training experience. She is a certified guide dog mobility instructor.
Kate specializes in reading dogs and translating their needs to the owner. She emphasizes the need to give dogs direction and support. She is a reward based trainer who focuses on positive reinforcement with food, play, voice and touch.
Kate understands the variety of reasons people wish to bring a dog into their home. She works to help each family member build a relationship with their dog. Based on her experience, Kate has an array of techniques for teaching new dog owners.
Kate has been a member of the Wipe Your Paws team since 2018. She is the store manager as well as the in-store trainer.