- Certifications: CPDT
Kristie Swan has a Bachelors Degree in Broadcasting and one in Journalism. During her 25 years in radio, Kristie spent a lot of time volunteering for rescue organizations; fostering and rehabilitating dogs for adoption. Her lifelong love of dogs and interest in behavior laid the foundation for her second career. Kristie left radio and spent years educating herself in canine behavior and training techniques.
The biggest influences on her training style were Dr. Patricia McConnell, Dr. Ian Dunbar, and world renowned author, behavior consultant and trainer Suzanne Clothier. Kristie’s pursuit of learning and sharing behavior knowledge will happily never end.
Kristie is the Training Director at Whiskers University.