Puppy and Dog Owners Best Friend

Professional Dog Training &
Dog Bite Prevention

Aunt Penny increases safety and decreases stress for anyone who owns or may encounter dogs.

Family Paws Parent Education
First trainer to achieve Fear Free Certification in Western Pennsylvania..




Aunt Penny Speaks “fur” dogs and educates people.

Aunt Penny is committed to providing the most effective, convenient force-free solutions for clients’ dog training needs, expectant families’ dog challenges, shelter/rescue staff, and volunteer safety education classes, children’s dog bite prevention programs, as well as first responders’ challenges with dogs they encounter on the job.

Ways Penny Educates

Humane Educator & Devoted Dog Lover

Penny is a National Speaker, licensed presenter for the International Family Paws Parent Education programs-
(Dogs and Storks and Dogs and Toddlers), as well as an Advanced Certified Pet Tech, a Nationally Certified Professional Dog Trainer,
an occupational dog bite prevention instructor, a media consultant, and the first certified FEAR-FREE dog professional in Western Pa. 

Dog & Baby Classes

Aunt Penny believes strongly that early preparation before the birth or adoption of a baby into a dog-loving family is essential for safety and long-term success.


We provide a variety of customized presentations for pet owners and people who work with pets, including First Responders and Bite Prevention.

E-Books & Online Classes

Our courses and book are reflections of this commitment, offering a path to understanding, well-being, and a deeper connection with your canine friend.

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Years experience
Problem Solutions

Developing Leaders And High-Performance Creative Teams

Penny avidly pursues ongoing continuing education and professional development by attending seminars and webinars, as well as keeping current on all industry literature. Penny is well respected and receives referrals from veterinarians, kennels, rescue organizations, and humane societies, whose staff she educates on handling dogs in a safe and humane way, keeping both the dogs and the handlers free of injury.

Penny has a diverse background in canines and training through her work with service dogs for people with physical challenges, working in a vet hospital, owning a boarding, grooming, and training kennel, and then branching into Aunt Penny’s Pet Services.

People Who Trust Us