Dr. Victoria Barber-Emery has a twenty-year track record of successful small business ownership with a passion for animals and teaching. Victoria’s educational merits include:
- a master certificate in dog training and behavior
- a diploma in dog obedience training
- specialized training in dog aggression
- specialized training in canine fear and anxiety
- a doctorate in theology
She is currently engaged in continuing education where she has extensively studied the work of animal behaviorists Dr. Patricia McConnell and Dr. Ian Dunbar, as well as professional trainers Turid Rugaas, Karen Pryor, Denise Fenzi, Deborah Jones and Pat Miller. She is a member of The Association of Professional Dog Trainers and The International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants.
Victoria brings her lifelong love of animals together with over 750 hours of specialized training in animal behavior, psychology and dog training to offer obedience, behavior modification and therapy dog training using positive-based reinforcement techniques.