Vickie
is a Certified Dog Trainer through the Animal Behavior College and All Dog Adventures.
She has worked professionally with dogs for over 4 years and unprofessionally loved dogs
her whole life. Vickie’s background has started with pet sitting and moving into a position
of Adoption Counselor at the Richmond SPCA prior to joining ADA as a CDT. Vickie and her dog
Eve (who has her Canine Good Citizenship award), are a Therapy Dog team through the Alliance of
Therapy Dogs and a member of a local therapy dog group, Caring Canines, giving to those who need
the unconditional love of a dog. Vickie is also currently in training for CGC, Agility and Rally
with her 8 month old German Shepherd, Karma. Vickie is working towards her Canine Conditioning Coach
certification and any other opportunities that help her help canines!