Dawn has always had a love for animals since she was a little girl, taking in injured or sick animals. Giving them the love and care that they deserve. She has experience with a variety of breeds of dogs. She spent time in her younger years working in a veterinary office assisting in care for animals. She has been doing basic training with friends, family & Individuals for over 25 years. She has done a lot of research, studying and a few apprenticeships to bring quality training to individuals and their pets with old school and up-to-date techniques. Dawn is a Member of the Association of Professional Dog Trainers, and frequently takes seminars to stay abreast to the latest training approach.
Dawn has earned a few obedience titles such as the Star Puppy, CGC, CGCA, CGCU, RNV1, (Rally Obedience), TKN, TKI, TKA, Therapy and Service Dog task training, NW1, NW2 & BH with her partner Karma, Karma has also been featured in a Movie with Paramount Pictures Corporation., PARANORMAL ACTIVITY: NEXT OF KIN. She has earned Titling in Nose Work NW1 & NW2, Barn Hunt BH1
Her Companion Kain has also received his Star Puppy, CGC, CGCA, CGCU, TKN, TKI, TKA & RNV1 (Rally Obedience).
Her buddy Zeppelin has earned his Star Puppy, CGC. & TKN., TKI, & TKA.
Xena, Zeppelin's sister has achieved her Star Puppy, CGC, TKN & TKI.
Zeus is our newest addition and is earning his STAR Puppy and will be earning a few other titles in the near future.
Here at Eye of Oden K9 we believe Training is a never-ending journey for the clients as well as for the trainers. Being open to different ways of training and versatile is what makes us successful.
Kim has always loved all animals her entire life. When she was 3 or 4, she went missing and her parents were panicked that they couldn't find her, turns out she had been in the barn with the litter of puppies the whole time.
She has always had at least 1 or 2 dogs in her life. She has always trained all of her own dogs, probably from the time she was about 10 or 12. Kim has been involved in rescue of all types of animals, from reptiles and exotic birds to cats and dogs.
In April of 2020, Bear came into her life, and they have earned many titles together, STAR puppy, CGC, CGCA, CGCU, TKN and TKI through working with Dawn at Eye of Oden K9 Training. She is now working with her new pup Angel's Eye of Oden to earn even more titles with her.
It has been her goal ever since to help others reach the same potential with their dogs. Her passion for dogs and helping them reach their full potential drives her to be the best trainer she can be.
Loyalty, Family, Bond