• DIY No Sew Doggie Tug Toy
    July 21, 2020 | Rachael Wondra | DIY, Email Digest Blog,

    Today is National Craft for Local Shelters Day! Want an easy way to help dogs and social distance at the same time? Put your old t-shirts to use with this easy no sew DIY. Many local shelters have their own…..

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  • Jax, Champ and Baxter
    May 26, 2020 | Rachael Wondra | Email Digest Blog, Your Rescue Stories,

    Jax was a last-minute add on and quite a surprise when came lumbering out of Andrea's SUV. He was a very big and very beautiful black lab! He's about 8 months old and probably close to 90 lbs. He and…..

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  • Episode 5 – Enrique Marquez
    April 24, 2020 | Rachael Wondra | Podcasts, Trainer Podcast,

    Enrique has always been a "dog" person. In the military, he had the opportunity to train and work with military working dogs but it wasn't until he returned from Iraq that his journey started. Several combat tours took a toll…..

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  • Episode 4 – Lynne Marie
    April 20, 2020 | Rachael Wondra | Podcasts, Trainer Podcast,

    Lynne Marie has worked with dogs for the past 38 years. She has written two books to help humans understand dogs and their behaviors. In her books, she shares experiences and the knowledge she’s gained through the different positions she’s…..

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  • Episode 3 – Ryan Albaugh
    April 20, 2020 | Rachael Wondra | Podcasts, Trainer Podcast,

    Ryan Albaugh has served as a K9 Police officer in Tennessee, K9 handler in Afghanistan for the Department of Defense and Department of State at the Embassy in Kabul. He has been through three K9 schools and currently owns a…..

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  • Episode 2 -Jane Miller
    April 20, 2020 | Rachael Wondra | Podcasts, Trainer Podcast,

    Jane Miller, LISW, IAABC-CDBC & AABP-CDBT, Pet CPR & First Aid Certified, works in private practice as a licensed psychotherapist/clinical social worker, with a particular interest in holistic modalities of healing. She currently focuses on educating others about the legal,…..

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  • Episode 1 – Cheri Burger
    April 20, 2020 | Rachael Wondra | Podcasts, Trainer Podcast,

      Cheri Burger is a Certified Professional Dog Trainer with 10 years of experience training dogs of all ages, breeds, and temperaments. Cheri came to love dogs much later in life when she was introduced to a big rescue dog…..

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  • Episode 117 – Melanie Sadek
    April 7, 2020 | Rachael Wondra | Email Digest Blog, Podcasts,

      Melanie Sadek is the Executive Director of Valley Humane Society. She has worked in both for-profit and non-profit environments, including 11 years of corporate and small business management. As manager of the traffic safety department for the California State…..

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  • Episode 121 – Tom Van Winkle
    December 28, 2019 | Rachael Wondra | Podcasts,

      Tom believes that the most important part of their job is to repair and strengthen the bond between humans and their pets. The mission at Hinsdale Humane Society is to eradicate animal homelessness by providing a temporary safe haven…..

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  • Episode 120 – Shannon Reedy
    December 27, 2019 | Rachael Wondra | Podcasts,

    Shannon Reedy is a zoo professional with nearly 26 years of experience. She is currently the Education Specialist with the Miller Park Zoo in Bloomington, IL where they have over 6,500 individuals in their programs with approximately 250 students participating…..

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