Regional Groups

Don’t look now, but here is updated information about current Dog Pro Groups for local/regional coordination, referrals, mentorship, and friends.

     Regional Groups in USA:

Region/Locale Admin
North Texas Dog Pros Nelson Hodges
Central Texas Dog Pros Sam Tabar/Debbie Watson
South Texas Dog Pros Jason & Elizabeth Vasconi
Massachusetts Region Barbara Jean Crehan
Florida Gary Adams
Arizona Amanda Jansen, Rachael Wilkins Clevenger
Tri-State (NY NJ CT) Valerie Ann Valerie Ann Erwin, Mary Maltbie
Northern Utah Joe Tomsich
St. Louis/East Illinois Bo Harrison
Utah Dog Training Andrew Maunder, Molly Baker, Katrina Smith
Atlanta Metro Dog Pros Mailey McLaughlin
North Ohio Dog Pros Nelson Hodges
Ohio Valley (Cinn/Louisville)  Nelson Hodges
Pet Pros of Philly Krista Milito, Katerina Kat
Front Range (Colorado) Susan Maffin Miley
Mid Atlantic (Baltimore) Pauline Houliaras, John Frank
Puget Sound Denise Caley Stringfellow, John Sparks
Upstate South Carolina Krystal G. Nierman and Eric Nierman
North Carolina Mark Connolly
SoCal Dog Pros Jen Freilich & Brandi BV

.              Regional Groups International:

European Dog Pros Anja Striegel, Petra Köhler
Korea Dog Pros Emily Samson
Ireland Dog Pros Melanie Benware
UK Dog Pros Peter Cassidy
Dog Trainers of Ontario Shanna Hoffer


If you wish to join any of these groups, you can contact the Admin for that group.

Current Regional Gaps:

Chicago/Northern Illinois (working on it)

San Francisco

New Mexico/El Paso (working on it)


Kansas City



New England

Eastern and Western Canada Provinces




Central America

If you do not see one for your area or region or country, and wish to start one, please contact Board Member Adam Gibson. 

Adam Gibson
IACP Board of Directors
[email protected]