Tracy has been training dogs individually and in group settings since 1989. She has instructed classes at Kennelwood, Petropolis, and WestInn Kennels. Tracy regularly attends seminars, conferences, and educational events to keep her skills current. She has an extensive library of training resources and believes in continuous learning and improvement. Tracy has over 25 years experience with Clicker Training.
Tracy’s training motto is ‘Cause No Harm’. She believes that no dog should be physically or emotionally hurt in the training process. She believes in using scientifically-based reward-based training, and that harsh punishment and correction interferes with the learning process. Tracy has extensive experience in the training of fearful dogs rescued from commercial breeding facilities and animal hoarders.