About Penelope

    

About Penelope


 

Penny brings a life-long love of dogs along with over 30 years of training expertise to you and your dog. She has been the Training Director for the German Shepherd Dog Club of North Florida since 1991. She is a member of the K-9 Obedience Club of Jacksonville,, the First Coast Dog Obedience Club of Florida, endorsed member of National Association of Dog Obedience Instructors (NADOI)#1042E and a member of the Association of Pet Dog Trainers (APDT). She has also been a member of the North Florida Tracking Club and the Bold City Schutzhund Club.

Since 1991, Penny has been teaching obedience classes to all breeds of dogs and is a certified evaluator for the American Kennel Club’s  Canine Good Citizen program.

Her teaching method combines kindness with firmness and culminates with praise and positive reinforcement. She is sensitive to the dogs personality and temperament, and uses this knowledge to develop an effective training program for both you and your dog. Her goal is to help you and your dog live happily together