Meet Abby Hoxha:
Abby Hoxha is the Head Trainer for the Tampa Metro area. A graduate of the National K-9 Learning Center in Columbus, Ohio she has also completed training at the Off Leash K9 Headquarters Training Academy in Woodbridge, Virginia. She is an honors graduate of Old Dominion University with a Bachelors in Sociology and Criminal Justice. A four time letter winner of the ODU Varsity Women’s Swim and Dive team, she was the team captain in 2014. Abby has studied and employed a wide range of methods and techniques. With this experience and strong foundation, she focuses on an approach to training that takes every dog’s unique temperament and behavior patterns into consideration.
Meet Erinn Howell:
Erinn has been training dogs throughout the United States since 2013. She has trained them for general basic obedience, therapy, emotional support, apprehension, narcotics, and diabetic alert. In July 2017, Erinn earned an AKC Canine Good Citizen evaluator certification. She is a graduate of the Off-Leash K9 Training headquarters academy.
Caela comes to us from the strange and frigid Northern Territory known as…“Chicago.” She attended Illinois State University while studying Criminal Justice and was a Correction Officer. Always having a soft spot for strays, she spent time volunteering at the Humane Society of the Lakes and West Suburban Humane Society. Eventually the balmy temperatures in Florida drew her South to follow her passion for dogs. She is a graduate of the Off Leash K9 Training Academy and is a Certified Trainer.
Amanda DeLaRosa recently moved to the warmer climate of Florida to join the Tampa team from Louisville, KY where she was the head trainer. She has a bachelor’s degree in Animal Sciences from Purdue University and was a teaching assistant covering such classes as Principles of Animal Nutrition and obedience courses. She has also worked at Springhurst Animal hospital, PetSmart, and was an Assistant Zookeeper at the Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo. She is a graduate of the Off Leash K9 Training Academy in Woodbridge, Virginia.
Originally from St. Louis, MO, Rebecka was a youth swimming coach and attended nursing college before her love of dogs led her to attend the Tom Rose School of dog training. Upon graduation, the warmer climates of Florida brought her to the Tampa area where she connected with OLK9. A graduate and certified trainer of the Off Leash K9 Training academy in Northern Virginia, she enjoys sharing her knowledge and techniques to allow owners and their dogs to have a better bond.”
Ernie first came on the radar of Off Leash as a client with his dogs Bruce Banner and Tony Stark. Training with OLK9 head trainer Abby Hoxha dramatically changed the relationship with his dogs. He became a certified professional trainer and is a graduate of the Off Leash Headquarters academy in Northern Virginia. Coming from a background in training elite gymnasts, his unique ability to relay techniques will help take your dog’s obedience to the next level.
About Off Leash K9 Training
Off Leash K9 Training is one of the most reputable dog training businesses in the nation. We are known for bringing precision obedience to household dogs, 100% off-leash.
We specialize in training methods originally used by the military and law enforcement agencies. These techniques will turn your dog in to a well behaved member of society. Some of what we do is for the dogs and another part is for the owners. We help you to be a better handler and owner for your canine. The result is increased bonding and trust with your dog. All of our lessons are private, customized sessions that allow us to address your specific concerns.
Dog Obedience Training
Off Leash K9 Training is known for the high level of obedience in real world environments; however, we also specialize in behavioral modification, nosework/detection, protection, service and therapy dog certifications, and K9 tracking training! Give your dog the professional dog training he/she needs to be a happy member of your household. Create a more comfortable environment for your family with an obedient dog.
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If you are looking to maximizing your dog’s natural abilities and have an obedient pet that you can control with ease, contact Dan Wallen, Master Dog Trainer and his team. Your privacy and pet’s issues are protected. You are offered the utmost consideration to make sure your situation with your pet/s. Expert Training for all breeds, all ages, and all issues.
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