I am a graduate with excellence from the Connecticut K9 Education Center Professional Dog Trainers Course. The Connecticut K9 Education Center is a State accredited school. The course is 350 hours of hands on working with dogs and extensive class room work studying dog Psychology, Nutrition ,Health Temperament and Breed Characteristics. I taught Puppy Kindergarten, Basic, Intermediate and Advanced classes. I Volunteer at the Humane Society in Westport CT. I have had a Samoyed by my side for 40 years of my life.