Janine Pierce, CPDT-KA is the owner and founder of J9's K9s Dog Training, Inc. She's an accomplished competitor in performance dog sports and has been training dogs professionally for over 20 years. Her innovative programs have helped countless dogs suffering from behavior problems, including severe phobias and aggression. I Janine is a professional member of the Association of Professional Dog Trainers, a Certified Professional Dog Trainer, a member of the International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants, the Pet Professional Guild and Truly Dog-Friendly Group, and an AKC Approved Canine Good Citizen and Trick Dog Evaluator. She's served on the boards of several training organizations and has studied with many well-known trainers over the years, both here and in the U.K.
Her appearances include: speaking at conferences for national veterinary and rescue associations, being featured in and writing articles for national publications, appearances on Animal Planet's "It's Me Or The Dog" with Victoria Stillwell, starring in a film entitled "Train Your Dog", sharing canine wisdom on the Fine Living Channel and more. Currently you can see her on CBS's nationally syndicated television show, "Dog Tales".
Janine currently lives with her extremely understanding husband, Dave, their Papillon "Fizz" and two very naughty cats.