Kathy Echols, Owner

Kathy Echols, Owner, CPDT-KA, CNWI, CGC Evaluator

One of CCSC’s owners, Kathy has been training dogs since 1993. She has trained, competed and titled her own dogs (mixed breed, lab, border terriers and whippet) in agility, tracking, obedience, rally, nose work, conformation, earth dog and lure coursing in a variety of organizations (AKC, UKC, NADAC, ASCA, NACSW, AWTA, ASFA). She is an AKC CGC (Canine Good Citizen) evaluator, became a certified pet dog trainer (CPDT-KA) in 2006, and a Certified Nose Work Instructor (CNWI) in 2011. Kathy teaches using positive reinforcement techniques. She teaches agility classes from foundation skills to handling, pet manners and puppy classes and specialized classes such as Nose Work, tracking, recall training, and clicker training. She does private lessons.