2020 – Absolute Dogs Pro-Dog Trainer Certificate
2021 – Absolute Dogs Pro-Dog Trainer ‘Geek’ Certificate
In 1995, the year before she got her first dog, Tracey began her dog training education, attending workshops, reading books, and apprenticing with Puppy People, a dog training school in Toronto, Ontario.
2001 -2006 – Apprentice then teacher of pet dog training, Who’s Walking Who Dog Training, Toronto, Ontario
1996-2021, Workshops, conferences, and hands-on training sessions several times a year, in addition to fostering, and living with and training her own dogs.
Tracey has learned from esteemed trainers/ dog people such as:
-Karen Prior (behaviour) -Jean Donaldson (behaviour) -Suzanne Clothier (behaviour & relationship)
-Susan Garrett (training and agility) -Kayl McCann (agility) -Bobbie Lyons (training skills/fitness)
-Dr Tom Mitchell & Lauren Langman (behaviour/training, pro-dog training).
Other workshops include canine massage (Ken Baine) and Pet First Aid (Walk n’ Wags).