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Meet The Team

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Head Trainer

Hi, I am Katie. With more than 10 years in the animal training industry, I am a recipient of the title CPDT-KA awarded by the Certification Council for Professional Dog Trainers. I received this credential during my work as the Head Trainer at the Edmonton Humane Society. In this role I learned the most current and scientifically proven techniques to modify dog behaviour. Previously, I worked in training exotic animal species using the same force-free methodology. I also received the title of DBTMc from the Edmonton Humane Society and became the instructor for this certification program. With a strong empathy for my clients, I am passionate about helping clients and their dogs find the training techniques that work for their lives.

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Senior Pet Specialist

My name is kenzie and I have been so lucky to be a part of the paws team for over 2 years! I’m currently enrolled in the course for fear free daycare and boarding! I have such a love for all animals especially dogs and cats! I have two family dogs and two of my own cats who have become my whole world. I’ve always had such a heart for all animals and I am so grateful to be able to share that love with your dogs too. 
I’m so happy to be apart of this amazing team to help us all expand and grow for all your pups! I’m always welcome to have a chat in the morning with you and I love to be the one to greet and care for each one of our furry guests each day

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Senior  Pet Specialist

My name is Calley and I have been a part of this amazing paws family seasonally for a year and a half. The first few years of my life my parents were convinced we were never getting a pet and now we have 3 fur babies we love and adore. I share my love for dogs here at Paws Pet Pad in the early mornings. I am always excited to see and greet the pups when they walk in the door. This job has brought me a passion for the dedicated care that comes with owning a pet and the excitement of seeing the love they want to give with that care.

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 Pet Specialist

My name is Abrianna Clarke. I love dogs and have six in total at home, five golden retrievers and a rescue from Houston, Texas! We breed our goldens and one of the puppies turned out to be mine, Tony, who’s in the photo with me

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Pet Specialist

Hi I'm Mel! I am new to paws pet pad but have been around dogs my whole life! I can't wait to meet all your fur babies and keep them company until you return!

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Manager

My name is Emily and I have had the pleasure to be apart of this incredible team for 3 1/2 years. I am OH&S  certified and currently enrolled in a course for Fear Free Daycare and Boarding certification. I have loved all your pups like they were my own. I am a sucker for border collies as I own one who suffered paralysis and made a miraculous recovery. I also have an Aussie Husky who really keeps me on my toes. My passion is for all animals and I will continue to keep providing endless care for all your pups! I look forward to meeting you and your lovely dogs

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Senior Pet Specialist

My name is Michelle Summers, I've been with Paws Pet Pad for just over a year now; I come from the hospitality industry, I was a chef for over 10 years before retiring and coming to work at Paws! It has been the best decision of my adult life, it brought me to this wonderful place. In coming to Paws. I am a free free certified boarding and daycare professional. I am also currently enrolled in the Victoria Stillwell Academy for Dog Training to become a positive reinforcement/force free certified dog trainer! I look forward to seeing all your amazing fur babies and yourselves! 

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Senior  Pet Specialist

My name is Taylor Tremblay. I grew up in the country doing multiple different outdoor activities such as skiing, hiking and camping which are still some of my favorite hobbies to this day. We always had dogs while I was growing up and I now have two fur babies of my own that love going on outdoor adventures with me and coming to see their friends at daycare!  I have a huge passion for dogs and have always known I wanted a career in the dog industry and am so lucky to have found such a knowledgeable workplace to further my knowledge.  In the future I would like to pursue a career as a professional Dog Groomer.

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Pet Specialist

Hello, my name is Shelby. I've always had a love for animals since I was little. I grew up with two pomeranians, and also a schitszu. I recently decided to pursue my dream of caring for animals. I'm currently enrolled in a 1 year Veterinarian Medical Assistant program. Paws Pet Pad has been a great opportunity for me to get hands-on training with working with animals. We get a variety of dogs that come in, and I quite enjoy meeting every single one of them.

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Pet Specialist

Hi my name is Brooke, I love dogs ever since I was a kid! Working at Paws Pet Pad has brought me so much joy! I love meeting all the pups and can not wait to meet yours!

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Development Manager

My name is Manbir and I go by Mandy. I am currently enrolled in DBTM (Dog behaviour and training methodology) program at Edmonton Humane society. I am a former Director of Care (Licensed Practical Nurse) at Rosedale Supportive living. I started practicing nursing in 2015 after completing post graduation at Niagara college, Ontario. I am an active member of CLPNA. After serving humans now it’s time for me to serve your fur babies. I found so many similarities in humans and dogs physiology. I am enjoying it as much as I enjoy nursing. I love meeting your fur babies every day and I ensure to deliver the best and safe care to your babies

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Administrator

Hi, I am Vik. I am very proud to be part of Paws Pet Pad team. From childhood, I have immense love and passion for dogs. It will be fair to say that all my childhood memories are incomplete without the beautiful souls like Mini, Tipsy and Bruno. These were my pets who taught me what true love, care and companionship is. Currently, I am studying DBTM from Edmonton Humane society. I am so excited to learn the science behind positive reinforcement and how useful and impactful it is in managing dog behavior. I am enrolled in Fear free boarding and training certification. In the past, I completed my Masters in Humanities and then Business management diploma from Mohawk College, Ontario. I look forward to meeting you all and providing best possible care and service to all your amazing pups.

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 Pet Specialist

Hi!!! I'm Holly, I love meeting and seeing all our furry babies. I am very passionate about dogs, so much so I wish to have my own rescue one day. Can't wait to meet your furry baby(s)!!!

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Pet Specialist

Hi I'm Laura. I've only been with Paws Pet Pad a short while, but I've loved every minute of it. I am a big animal lover. When I'm not at work, I like to spend my time camping, fishing, and hiking. I've been surrounded by dogs and cats my whole life. I love learning each of their unique personalities and needs. I look forward to the same from all the dogs I'll meet at Paws Pet Pad.

ABOUT US

A wellbeing-based facility

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HOW WE'RE DIFFERENT

Relational, trust-based training and engagement.

WHO MAKES US GREAT

Passion AND Professionalism

WHAT WE BELIEVE

We believe we are not here to meet expectations, but to set them

A PEEK INTO OUR PLACE

Our facility & tours

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CONTACT US

101-4105 65A Ave, Leduc, AB T9E 0Z4, Canada

(780) 900-8639

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