World-Renowned Canine Expert, Teacher and Trainer
Over 40 years training
dogs in multiple venues
- Obedience Training: 1974 to present. Cited in the February, 1997 issue of Biography Magazine as one of only five or six trainers in the U.S. teaching dogs at the top competitive levels with clients traveling regularly from several states.
- Article in October 2007 issue of New Jersey Life Magazine explores Diane’s cross-training of dogs for multiple Dog Sports such as Herding, Agility, Obedience, Tracking, Conformation and Lure Coursing.
- 1979-1986 Owned and operated Heel N Toe Dog Obedience School in Sussex, New Jersey, giving 21 classes a week to more than 200 dogs weekly.
- 1986 – present Gives Obedience Seminars and Obedience Camps in U.S. and Canada
- Teaches obedience, agility, sheepherding and tracking.
- Offers Problem Solving clinics.
- Available for public lectures on pet ownership and obedience
- Writes books and produces DVD’s
- Maintains a modern indoor /outdoor agility-training facility “The Dogdome” in Wantage, NJ and "Dawgdome South" in Chuckey, TN, practice areas for the newest and fastest-growing sport in the dog world and also a place to teach sheepherding.
- 2008 Vice President on the Board of the Wantage Dog Park
Behavioral consultant for Critter Calvary Rescue.