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About Us

Certified and Experienced

Dorice Stancher, MBA, CPDT-KA trained with Dr. Ian Dunbar, Kyra Sundance, Dr. Robert Gillette and other outstanding experts in the field of positive training.  She has completed advanced coursework in dog behavior at national APDT conferences.


  • AKC CGC Award Dog Writer's Association of America (DWAA)
  • AKC NADD National Competitor and Top 10 Finalist
  • Master Versatility Award SCWTCA
  • AKC advanced titles in obedience, rally, pet therapy, barn hunting, dock diving and trick training

Professional Memberships

  • American Kennel Club (AKC) and CGC Evaluator
  • Canadian Kennel Club (CKC)
  • Association of Pet Dog Trainers (APDT)
  • Certification Council for Pet Dog Trainers (CPDT-KA certified)
  • Evaluator The Bright and Beautiful Therapy Dogs (15 years)
  • Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier Club of America (SCWTCA)
  • Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier Association of Canada (SCWTAC)

Did you know?

Every time Krista and Dorice complete a successful jump with the AKC North American Diving Dogs (NADD) a donation is made to Camp Dream Street for children with cancer.  They have visited there as a therapy team for many years.