Kate is a lifelong dog owner, with over ten years experience as a professional dog trainer. She completed course work in animal behavior and training and has apprenticed with behavioral specialists and trainers. She is a member of the Association of Pet Dog Trainers and a board member of the Charles River Dog Training Club. Kate’s experience as a former mobility instructor for visually impaired individuals, some of whom had additional special needs, strengthens her skills in dog training. Kate owns Fat-Coated Retrievers who are titled in the areas of obedience, conformation and field. Kate’s goal is to train people to train their dogs. Kate teaches in Sudbury and Acton.