Ministik Hills Dog Training

Training for the Dog Living in Rural Communities

The Instructor

Kris Rooney,  B.Ed., CPDT-KA

Certified Professional Dog Trainer  

Certification Council for Professional Dog Trainers

Head Trainer, Behaviour Specialist and Mentor Instructor   

Dogspaw, Edmonton 2006 - 2020

Certified in Pet First Aid

Walks 'N' Wags Pet First Aid

Member of Alberta Force Free Alliance

Evaluator and Resource Trainer for Therapy and Wellness Dogs

Chimo Animal Assisted Wellness & Learning Society 2016 - 2020

Retired Teacher and Counsellor

Battle River School Division

Innovator of Animal Assisted Activities  

Holden School, Holden Alberta

Secretary/Member on Board of Directors

Alberta Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (2004 - 2012)

Alberta SPCA Teacher of the Year  1990

Service Dog Evaluator  2009 - 2010 

Alberta Government Pilot Project for Non-ADI Trained Service Dogs

Association of Professional Pet Dog Trainers  Professional Member

Canadian Association of Professional Pet Dog Trainers  Professional Member

Pet Professional Guild Professional Member

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