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Owner, Manager, Pet Sitter & Dog Walker
Kyle is a NAPPS certified pet sitter, American Red Cross K9 and Feline CPR & First Aid certified, and has years of experience caring for pets. He worked at a pet boarding and veterinary office while attending college, he grew up on a family farm with tons of pets, and volunteered at the Larimer County Humane Society as a Level 3 Behavior & Enrichment Specialist. Kyle has set out to learn as much as possible about pets and animal behavior so he can provide the best possible services for the pets of Fort Collins.
Kyle spends his free time learning about animal behavior, working on web development, and riding his mountain bike. He also supports the community by helping others start their small businesses.
Kyle loves what he does! He works every day to provide convenient and affordable pet sitting service to the people and pets of Fort Collins. He truly cares about the well being of all animals and strives to improve their life each and every day.
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Pet Sitter & Dog Walker
Makenzie has a life-long love for pets. She has a very warm and caring heart. She is a volunteer at the Fort Collins Cat Rescue and she fosters cats too. She has three years of dog grooming experience, and a great working knowledge of pet care and animal health. She loves making pets feel comfortable while their parents are away. Your pets certainly will love her!
Makenzie is also an accomplished artist. She loves movies, hiking, and biking.
Manager of Client Happiness
Pet Sitter & Dog Walker
Jenny is a Fort Collins native, Colorado State University alumna, and lifelong animal lover. Over the years, her pets have included dogs, cats, hamsters, mice, rabbits, fish, a horse, and a pair of cart-pulling Shetland ponies. She believes that animals of all kinds make our lives richer and has a soft spot for mixed-breed dogs with goofy personalities. Jenny is pleased to be a part of the Happy Paws team! Conscientious and detail-oriented, she will do her best to give all pets the care and attention they deserve.
In her free time, Jenny can be found writing long and short fiction, spending as much time as possible with her busy husband and teenage sons, and enjoying many of the perks life in Colorado has to offer.
Animal Behaviorist & Pet Sitter
Kate has experience rehabilitating both fearful and aggressive animals. She utilizes positive reinforcement and clicker training techniques to focus on fostering positive relationships between pets and their guardians.
Kate graduated summa cum laude from the University of Colorado Boulder in 2013 with a double major in Ecology & Evolutionary Biology and Psychology. She was thrilled to be able to complete her honors thesis in conjunction with the Humane Society of Boulder Valley behavior modification program. Kate has spent nearly a year completing behavior and training internships with exotic animals at the Toledo Zoo and Denver Downtown Aquarium. She worked with harbor seals, grey seals, polar bears, grey wolves, Sumatran tigers, and North American river otters.
Kate returned to working with shelter animals in 2014, deciding to dedicate her life furthering the human-animal connection. She graduated with distinction from Karen Pryor Academy that same year, becoming a Karen Pryor Academy Certified Training Partner (KPA CTP).