Milltown, WI – Whether training for law enforcement, entertainment, protection, agility, obedience or companionship dog training plays an important role in the quality of life for both the animals and their humans. And it doesn’t stop at training to make the world a better
place. That’s why dog enthusiasts from across the country have come together to nominate seven of the top dog trainers in the U.S.A. For Greatmats’ third annual National Dog Trainer of the Year Award. The award, part of Greatmats annual National Award Series, is designed to recognize those trainers who have had a positive impact in their communities through not only their dog training skills but community service and inspiration.
The public will determine the two finalist for the award through a social media vote Nov. 16-30 on Greatmats Facebook page. Then Greatmats will choose the winner of the award, who will also receive his/her choice of new dog training flooring or a cash option.
This year’s nominees, representing six different states, are:
Two-time defending National Dog Trainer of the Year Jeremy Joseph Brown of The Complete Canine in Tucson.
America’s Got Talent finalist Sara Carson of The Super Collies in San Diego.
Rehoming specialist Elizabeth Berry of Four The Paws in Novato.
World obedience champion Leigh Sylvester of Paws ‘N Effect in Hamden
Inmate rehabilitation supporter Dee Hoult of Applause Your Paws in Miami
Law enforcement specialist Jason Brodt of the St. Paul Police Department.
International defense and law enforcement performance award winner Windy Pool of Corpus Christi
Learn more about the 2017 National Dog Trainer of the Year Award and how to vote for your favorite trainer at https://www.greatmats.com/greatmats-national-dog-trainer-of-the-year-contest.php.
As part of the National Award Series, Greatmats is also presenting awards to to Martial Arts Instructors, Cheerleading Coaches, Personal Trainers, Horse Trainers and Dance Instructors. Learn more about the National Award Series at https://www.greatmats.com/greatmats-national-instructor-of-the-year-awards-series.php.