Growing up in North Bend, WA, Austin discovered a passion for working with canines after volunteering at Seattle Humane. Leaving behind a career in the IT industry, the world of dog training called, offering fulfillment and excitement.
Not only involved with dog training through volunteering, Austin competes in dog sports such as Dock Diving, Toss & Fetch, and Nose Work. Dedication and understanding led to graduation from Northwest School of Canine Studies with a CCS certificate, further honing skills through reading books and online courses.
Austin aspires to help people build relationships with their dogs, whether engaging in sports, hiking and camping in the mountains, or simply relaxing together on the couch. By cultivating joyful connections between dogs and their owners, Austin aims to make a positive difference in the lives of both.