Knowledge Has a Beginning but No End.

~Geeta Iyengar

BARK TOWN BADGES

See what continuing education our staff have completed by looking for the
Bark Town Badges underneath each staff members bio!

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Knowing Dogs
Level 1

Staff member has completed and passed Level 1 of the Knowing Dogs training program.

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Knowing Dogs
Level 2

Staff member has completed and passed Level 2 of the Knowing Dogs training program.

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Bather

Staff member has been trained how to properly and safely bathe and dry dogs at Bark Town USA.

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Pet CPR

Staff member has been taught how to properly perform CPR on small and large dogs by Bark Town USA.

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Ear Cleaning

Staff member has been trained to properly and safely clean dogs' ears by Bark Town USA.

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Enrichment

Staff member has been taught the fundamentals of enriched play and how to apply them to working with dogs.

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Enrichment Design

Staff member has been trained to safely and creatively design enrichment activities, devices and games for the dogs at Bark Town USA.

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Kennel Care

Staff has been trained to safely and properly sanitize, disinfect and clean to protect the health of every dog at Bark Town USA.

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Nose Games

Staff member has been trained to lead scent based games with our Bark Town dogs.

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Playgroup

Staff member has been trained to safely supervise and manage multi-dog playgroups at Bark Town USA. 

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World of Dogs

Staff member participated in a field trip to a local Dog Show and learned about different dog breeds, dog sports and how to evaluate types of enrichment.

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Barn Hunt

Staff member participated in a field trip to a local Barn Hunt facility and participated with their own dog or observed the session and learned the rules of the sport.