Allison joined our team in January 2020. Her favorite part of her job is creating relationships with all the dogs. She has a Beagle named Bear and a horse named Blair. She enjoys hiking and spending time with her dog.
Ally joined our team in November 2021. Her favorite part of her job is getting to spend time with the dogs. It doesn’t matter if they are playing with toys, playing outside or just relaxing and cuddling in their room. She finds it’s the best way to bond and learn about the dogs. She has 4 cats, Pipsqueak, Lilith, Moon & Finnegan. In her spare time she enjoys drawing and painting.
Professional Dog Groomer
Andrea started here in 2015, as a daycare assistant and kennel technician. She assisted in the grooming department as a bather while she attended grooming school. In September 2017 she completed the Basic Animal Grooming Certificate Program at Stautzenberger College. Andrea most enjoys “spending one-on-one time with the dogs and giving them extra love.” She has 3 dogs; Sammie, a tea cup Aussie; Niko, a Shih/Tzu Yorkie mix; and a Chihuahua named Peety.
Kennel Technician & In Home Care Specialist
Angie joined our team as a Kennel Technician in October 2017. Angie’s favorite part of the job is coming here and pretending that all of these dogs are her own for the day. Her husband thinks one more dog in their household might be too much. Coming here all day and not being allowed to take any dogs home clearly works for her marriage. She has three dogs of her own, Jake, Sadie and Louie and one rescue cat named Joey. In her spare time, she loves reading, and bargain shopping. She keeps active with yoga, running, Pilates and Spinning.
Autumn started here in November 2017, and is a daycare supervisor. Her favorite part of the job is getting to be with all the dogs and getting to bond with them. She has a Beagle / Boxer mix named Roxie and 2 cats named Samuel and Domino. During her free time she enjoys collecting pennies, playing video games and puzzle games .
Supervisor & Front Desk Receptionist
L.B. is a supervisor, and front desk receptionist. She has been here since April 2012. She enjoys meeting new dogs and spending time with them. She has two Pomeranians, Samson and Patch. Her hobbies spending time with dogs, especially Pomeranians, hanging out with friends and playing video games.
Owner & Creator
Deanna is the owner and creator of All About Dogs. She opened the business in 2005, because she wanted a job where she could bring her boxer, Tana, to work. She enjoys meeting clients and their dogs. She and Tim have a dog named Gibbs McGee Schlubowski the 1st, a border collie/lab mix and Ziva, a Boston Terrier. Tana, the inspiration to All About Dogs, passed away at 14.5 years old in August of 2018. Deanna loves to cook, bike and spend time with her husband, Gibbs and Ziva.
Don has been our maintenance technician since November 2018. His favorite part of the job is getting to see all the different types of dogs. Don has 4 dogs, Beagles Gus & Myles, a Border Collie mix named Sammy and an American Bulldog / Hound mix named Winter. When Don is not at All About Dogs, he enjoys playing guitar, spending time outdoors and painting.
Daycare & Kennel Technician
Donna joined our team in February 2022 as a daycare and kennel technician. Donna loves working with the dogs. She says everyday is a new adventure, and every day she gets to meet a new pup! She also say they all love you, every day no matter what is happening. Donna has 3 dogs a pitbull named Boogie, a black lab named Betty, and a bloodhound named Miss Mary Jane (aka Sweet Potato). In her downtime she loves to grow fresh cut flowers and vegetables. She has over 25 varieties of garlic! She also enjoys spending time with her son on his farm breeding flowers.
Emily joined our team in October 2021. Her favorite part of the job is getting to see all of the new dogs and spend time with them. At home Emily’s pets include a lizard named Zelda, 2 dogs named Goofy & Naia and a cat named Vegas. She has a love of biology and baking.
Jamie has worked here since 2013, her current role is as a customer advocate. Her favorite part of the job is greeting all the dogs. She has a dog of her own named Andrik ( AKA Little Man). Her hobbies include reading, campfires and being outside when the weather is nice.
Jenn started here in March 2022. Jenn loves being able to work with the dogs and their families. She enjoys helping them get through issues they are having, and assisting in brining some peace and balance to their relationships with each other. That is why she loves training. Jen has 1 dog and 5 cats. Her Pitbull is named Justice and her cats are named Little Face, Munchkin, Little Mama, Baby Girl & Angel. In her spare time Jenn enjoys spending time with her pets. She is also interested in film. Jenn was once a film student before becoming a dog trainer. Her focus was on film/video editing.
Assistant Operations Manager
Jessie started here in February 2015, as a kennel & daycare tech. In 2017 she became a kennel supervisor. Jessie most enjoys working with so many awesome dogs! She has two Chihuahuas named Candy and Zsa Zsa. In her free time, she tries to do as much volunteering with animal rescue and her local pound as possible. She also enjoys spending time with her grand babies, reading and watching movies.
Certified Rehabilitation & Acupuncture Practitioner
Jll is a registered veterinary technician certified in small animal and equine acupressure and canine rehabilitation. She has been working in the animal field for over 25 years. She started her Acu-Wellness business to provide animals with a balance of health and wellness through acupressure and holistic therapies. She will work closely with you and your canine or equine companion to create a tailored plan for them.
Juliana began working here as a kennel tech and daycare attendant in October 2020. Her favorite part of the job is building close relationships with all the dogs and her coworkers. Her pets include a snake named Apollo, a fish named Gerald and 2 cats named Covey & Tabby. Her hobbies include drawing, painting and hiking.
Groomer In Training
Kimmy joined our team in June 2021 as a daycare attendant and kennel technician. She has since moved into the grooming department as a bather. Her favorite part include bathing dogs and working with the groomer, meeting new dogs and seeing old dog friends. Her large pet family includes a dog named Gus & 10 cats named Sophie, Gibson, Ibanez, Angel, Baby, Checkers, Seth, Morgan, Charlie & Polly. In her free time she enjoys cuddling with her cats, taking her dog places and bike rides with her nephew.
Front Desk Clerk, Daycare & Kennel Technician
Kristen originally joined our team in 2017, left for awhile and came back in February 2020. She works as a front desk clerk and kennel technician. Her favorite part of the job is meeting and working with so many different dogs and working with people who care about dogs as much as she does! She has 2 dogs at home named Quinn & Toby. In her free time she enjoys reading and finding cool things to keep or sell online.
Kennel Technician, Taxi Drive & Dog Training Coordinator, Dog Trainer
Laura joined our team as a Kennel Technician in September 2015, expanding her duties to Taxi Driver in September 2016. In Spring of 2017 she joined our dog training team and was promoted to Dog Training Coordinator in August 2018. Laura enjoys working and interacting with all of the different dogs. She has five dogs of her own, an Australian Shepherd, 2 Treeing Walker Coonhounds, a Bluetick Coonhound and a Mountain Cur. In her spare time she loves training and competing with her dogs in UKC, AKC & ASCA events consisting mostly of agility, conformation and lure coursing. She also enjoys writing, photography, teaching her dog tricks and being outdoors.
Assistant Operations Manager
Marie has worked at All About Dogs off and on since we opened in 2005. She was promoted to operations manager in August 2019. Her favorite part of the job is “working alongside a great group of people and playing with all of the regular pups”. Marie has a dog of her own, a Boston Terrier named Bijou. In her free time she enjoys music, art and exploring the great outdoors.
Marty has been a part of our team since April 2014. She has worked in both daycare and kennel but now her primary responsibility is as our Taxi Expert. She loves getting to spend time with all the different dogs. Marty has four dogs of her own; beagles named Gus and Myles, a mixed border collie named Sammy, and a hound named Winter. When Marty is not at All About Dogs, she enjoys gardening.
Kennel Technician & Dog Trainer (CPDT-KA)
Melinda joined our team in February 2018. She works as a Kennel Technician and Dog Trainer (CPDT-KA). Her favorite part of the job is “working with all my training clients especially my reactive clients Helping dogs have a second chance at a great life is very rewarding. Watching clients gain a stronger bond with their dogs through training is amazing to see. I love gaining life long friendships with all my amazing clients and using the knowledge I gained through my studies is amazing as well.” She has 2 dogs a Dash a Beagle / Jack Russell Terrier mix and Shadow a Border Collie / Lab mix. Melinda is big into health and fitness. She is big into running especially 1/2 marathons. I love to go on hikes with my dogs, camping, kayaking and basically anything outdoors.
Professional Dog Groomer
Melissa joined our grooming department, November 2020. She has been grooming for over 20 years. She takes pride in her work and will treat everyone’s fur baby as one of her own. I love my job!
Kennel Kennel Supervisor & Taxi Driver
Norman has been a part of our team since August 2018. Starting off in daycare and kennel he has been promoted to Kennel Supervisor and also drives the taxi. His favorite parts of the job are goofing off with the dogs, getting to know his coworkers, meeting clients, introducing dogs to the kennel and filling medications. Norman has a German Shepherd mix named Ava, an indoor cat named Chester and an outside cat named Junior. His free time includes watching football and other sporting events with friends, hanging out with his girlfriend, golf, lacrosse, coaching lacrosse, video games, and the ocean.
Wellness Administrator & Website Administrator
Pam wears many hats here at All About Dogs, including doing canine massage, reiki, training, website development, and staff continued education. She has been here since November 2009, and most enjoys helping our clients build a strong bond with their dogs based on trust. She has two dogs, Wendy, a beagle terrier mix and Kevin a Min Pin mix. Her hobbies include hiking with her dogs, reading books to learn more about dog behavior and training, pleasure reading (murder mysteries) and participating in scent work and a rally fitness class with her dogs.
Rachel joined our team in May 2021 as a kennel technician. She loves getting to know each dog and seeing new and happy faces in the morning. Her pet family includes 2 cats Poptart & Gon and a Gecko named cookie. Outside of work she likes to cook or bake for family and friends. When relaxing she enjoys doing puzzles and making jewelry.
Renee is an operations assistant who has been here since October 2013. She loves to comfort the dogs during their time away from their owners by playing, bathing and spending time with them. Best of all she loves to give them lots of snuggles and sweet whispers. Her pet family includes 3 dogs named Koda Bear, Kitty & Emma along with 3 cats named Kiki, Mr. Pickles & Scooter Pants. Her enjoys spending time doing crafts with her 3 granddaughters and teaching them about caring for animals, raising Monarch Butterflies and nature in general. She also takes time to read and listen to music.
Daycare & Kennel Technician
Shaffer started working here in October 2021 as a kennel technician. His favorite part of the job is seeing if the dogs remember him from their last visit and he likes the surprise of finding out who his guests will be when he comes into work. He has a Beagle named Snoop! In his free time he enjoys going to concerts, Cleveland sporting events and listening to music.
Daycare & Collaring Technician
Simon joined our team in September 2021 as a collaring technician. His favorite part of the job is when he can go into daycare at the end of the day to bond with dogs before they go home. There are a large amount of animals in Simon’s household but his primary pets are 2 budgies named Bing & Felipe, a Cockatiel named Finn, a cat named Katniss and a Boston Terrier / Pug named Bosco. In his free time he enjoys painting and drawing, horseback riding and hanging out with his animals.
Public Relations & Marketing Manager
Skiy started working here when All About Dogs opened in 2005. Her favorite part of working here is the dogs and the relationships she has developed with clients. She has two dogs named Luna and Gamora and a cat named Sahara. She enjoys watching movies, reading, crafting and spending time with her husband, kids, and pets.
Daycare Attendant & Park Walker
Susan started working here in March 2017. She is a daycare assistant and helps with Park Walk services. Her favorite part of the job getting to know all the dogs and their personalities. I try to use this knowledge to help them get along with the other dogs and have fun in daycare. She has 2 dogs of her own; Reagan and Alaskan Malamute and Bella. She also has 2 cats named Oreo & Lucky. In her free time she loves to exercise, take walks, garden, read and spend time with her pets.
T joined our team January 2022. He’s working hard gaining the skills and knowledge he needs to teach classes and conduct private sessions with a combination of online education and working with our client dogs doing Me Times, Enrichments and Park Walks. T’s favorite part of the job is being around the other trainers that love to share their information. His pet family includes two pit bulls named Star and Mickey and a bearded dragon named Taylor. During his spare time, he enjoys working out, watching tv & movies and spending time with his dogs. His interests are learning about the human body, animals and financial literacy.
Tim is an operations manager who began working here in 2006. He likes meeting new people and their dogs, and “helping those dogs in need and seeing them grow with us, becoming more confident and happy in their daily routines. ” His pets include Gibbs McGee Schlubowski the 1st, a border collie / lab mix and Ziva, a Boston Terrier. In his free time, Tim enjoys fishing, hanging out by a fire, and spending time with his dogs.
Front Desk Clerk
Tracey joined our team in February 2022 as a front desk clerk. Her favorite part of the job is greeting the dogs. Tracey has 5 dogs, Lexus, Grayson, Ranger, Malibu, Tina and a cat Henry. In her spare time Tracey enjoys working out, spending time with her granddaughters, hanging with her pups, and taking walks at the park.