Mary Maltbie has been training dogs and teaching family dog obedience classes since 1990 through local dog obedience clubs. She started teaching competition obedience classes since 1997 and has taught all competition levels (Novice, Open and Utility) for many years. Mary is also a member of the International Association of Canine Professionals and National Association of Dog Obedience Instructors. Mary brings a wealth of dog behavior and training knowledge to this area and has worked with many dog breeds and handlers in fulfilling their goals for the obedience ring.
Mary has competed in obedience (AKC and UKC) since 1993 and competed in Agility (AKC) starting in 1995 with her own dogs. All of her dogs have done very well in their show careers.
Mary strongly believes in the importance of furthering her education. She furthers her education by attending seminars and continually researches other training methods by referencing available videos and books in order to expand her knowledge of training methods and relationship building with our canine companions.