Angie Russo, CPDT-KA

Angie has been training dogs for more than 30 years. She is a certified professional dog trainer – knowledge assessed (CPDT-KA) through the Certification Council for Professional Dog Trainers, the only independent testing organization in the country. As a member of the Association of Professional Dog Trainers, the International Association of Canine Professionals and the dog division of the International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants, she is committed to positive, scientifically-sound training methodologies, and to ongoing professional development. 


Angie’s continuing education includes attending the annual APDT conferences, professional seminars, and reading the latest scientific and industry thinking about dogs, dog behavior, and behavioral modification. She is also an American Kennel Club Canine Good Citizen and Trick Dog Evaluator, and is certified in CPR/First Aid for pets


Angie also breeds Doberman Pinschers. She is a member of the Doberman Pinscher Club Of Indiana, Doberman Pinscher Club Of America, and United Doberman Club. She trains and competes with her personal dogs in a variety of venues such as conformation, obedience, rally, scent work and tricks.