Meet the Dog Trainers
CPDT-KA, Certified AKC Canine Good Citizen Evaluator
Jana, owner of Action Pack Dog Center, has over a decade of experience helping dogs and their people solve problems, meet learning goals, improve relationships and achieve positive change. Jana knows from personal experience the stresses and joys of living with and rehabilitating dogs with behavior problems. She brings understanding, enthusiasm, resourcefulness and a spirit of play to her work with dogs and people.
Jana’s goal is to help make your relationship with your dog a fun and rewarding one, whether you want an indoor companion, an athletic performance dog, or a foot warmer. Action Pack Dog Center allows her to pursue her dream of teaching people about how humans and dogs think and how they can work together. Her goal is to educate each client on what truly motivates their dog and improve their relationship and connection with each other.
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Jana believes that there is always more to learn, do, experience and improve upon regarding our knowledge and skills. She continues to work and learn from other talented trainers, regularly attends seminars and workshops and eagerly participates in various animal educational experiences.
Lisa joined Action Pack Dog Center in July of 2010 and is a Certified Professional Dog Trainer through the Certification Council of Professional Dog Trainers. As a trainer, Lisa believes in improving the relationship between animals and people. Lisa teaches private lessons and group classes at Action Pack Dog Center.
She teaches people how to communicate effectively with their dogs utilizing compassionate, humane, science-based training methods intended to build a strong and enduring bond between dog and handler. In class, Lisa emphasizes the positive for both people and dogs. Focus is placed on not only what the dog is doing right but what the handler is doing right.
KPA-CTP, Certified AKC Canine Good Citizen Evaluator
Katie joined Action Pack Dog Center in June of 2012. Katie got her start in dog training at one of the chain pet stores back in 2007. From there, she went on to dive even deeper into how dogs learn and communicate by attending the Karen Pryor Academy in 2011 and became a Karen Pryor Academy Certified Training Partner (KPA-CTP) in October of 2011. Katie teaches private lessons and group classes at Action Pack Dog Center and has a particular passion for shy and reactive dogs since her personal dog, Frodo, is a bit on the reactive side.
Danielle joined our Action Pack Dog Center training team in November of 2017. Danielle teaches our DaySchool program as well as private lessons.
In DaySchool, Danielle helps dogs meet goals and expectations through capturing and rewarding behavior, then building that behavior so that they can maintain their foundation of knowledge. She believes all training sessions should be fun, educational and rewarding for both people and dogs. Danielle believes in continual education. Action Pack clients and their dogs reap the benefits of her passion and pursuit of knowledge.