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Dog Talk With .....Suellen Tomkins - Wild Heart Pets

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Dog Talk With .....Suellen Tomkins - Wild Heart Pets

We had a chat with Suellen about her business Wild Heart Pets Why did you start your business?   I’ve always loved dogs. I think they have an amazing ability to enrich and heal our lives. Not to mention, they are just hilarious and lots of fun. I loved dogs so much, I even studied vet nursing late in life, so I now have a Vet Nursing Certificate. So caring for dogs has been an important part of my life. When I got my English Cocker Spaniel, Ben, I was inspired to start my business, specifically to help other Spaniel...

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Dog Talk With .....Robyn - Equine & Pet Miracle

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Dog Talk With .....Robyn - Equine & Pet Miracle

We had a chat with Robyn at Equine & Pet Miracle about her business. Why did you start your business? I was a horse therapist, I still am actually, and a lot of my clients had dogs too. They started asking me if I could work on their dogs, at first I just used the techniques I had learned on the horses and adjusted them to the dogs and then I did my first dogcentric course, Smart Bowen Small Animal Essentials with Leah Smart.  How long ago, and how? I started as a horse therapist about 17 years ago, so I probably...

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Dog Talk With.....Natalie - Art N Kookies

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Dog Talk With.....Natalie - Art N Kookies

We had a chat with Natalie from Art N Kookies to find out about her and the business.   Why did you start your business? I didn't start out to create a business...I just wanted to paint dogs! Kookie, our little cav furbaby, joined our family three years ago and I just had to capture his cuteness in paint. Then I started painting other cute dogs I found online and it just snowballed from there. I love capturing magical memories and sharing the joy of art!   How long ago, and how? Art N Kookies officially became a business at the...

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Dog Talk With.....Emma - Two Oily Ems

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Dog Talk With.....Emma - Two Oily Ems

We had a chat with Emma at Two Oily Ems about her business.   Why did you start your business? Our rescue dogs Sunny and Grommie were the inspiration for starting our essential oils for dogs and their humans business. When I first met Emily our two dogs didn’t like each other much so it was a very stressful time managing it. There was a lot of anxiety in the household and I knew our nervous energy was getting passed on to our dogs and wanted ways to manage the situation. We were also wanting to find natural ways to...

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Dog Talk With.....Monique Juniper - Capable K9s Assistance Dogs

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Dog Talk With.....Monique Juniper - Capable K9s Assistance Dogs

We had a chat with Monique at Capable K9s Assistance Dogs about her business.   Why did you start your business? In 2015 Capable K9s Dog Training was founded. It started out as just a small business training pet dogs here and there, but the need for trainers with specific assistance dog training skills and genuine compassion for people with a disability became apparent and I added assistance dog training, assessment and accreditation to the business. I decided to take my experiences of having been with 2 other assistance dog orgs as a client and design my policies and procedures...

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