Don’t look now, but here is updated information about current Dog Pro Groups for local/regional coordination, referrals, mentorship, and friends.

Regional Groups in USA:

Region/Locale Admin

North Texas Dog Pros

Nelson Hodges

Central Texas Dog Pros

Sam Tabar/Debbie Watson

South Texas Dog Pros

Jason & Elizabeth Vasconi

Massachusetts Region

Barbara Jean Crehan


Gary Adams


Amanda Jansen, Rachael Wilkins Clevenger

Tri-State (NY NJ CT)

Valerie Ann Erwin, Mary Maltbie

Northern Utah

Joe Tomsich

St. Louis/East Illinois

Bo Harrison

Utah Dog Training

Andrew Maunder, Molly Baker, Katrina Smith

Atlanta Metro Dog Pros

Mailey McLaughlin

North Ohio Dog Pros

Nelson Hodges

Ohio Valley (Cinn/Louisville)

Nelson Hodges
Pet Pros of PhillyKrista Milito, Katerina Kat

Front Range (Colorado)

Susan Maffin Miley

Mid Atlantic (Baltimore)

Pauline Houliaras, John Frank
Puget SoundDenise Caley Stringfellow, John Sparks
Upstate South CarolinaKrystal G. Nierman and Eric Nierman

North Carolina

Mark Connolly

SoCal Dog Pros J

Jen Freilich & Brandi BV

Regional Groups International:



European Dog Pros

Anja Striegel, Petra Köhler

Korea Dog Pros

Emily Samson

Ireland Dog Pros

Melanie Benware
UK Dog ProsPeter Cassidy

Dog Trainers of Ontario

Shanna Hoffer

If you wish to join any of these groups, you can contact the Admin for that group.

Current Regional Gaps:

  • Chicago/Northern Illinois (working on it)
  • San Francisco
  • New Mexico/El Paso (working on it)
  • Minneapolis
  • Kansas City
  • Alabama
  • Tennessee/Kentucky
  • New England
  • Eastern and Western Canada Provinces
  • India
  • Brazil
  • Mexico
  • Central America

If you do not see one for your area or region or country, and wish to start one, please contact Board Member Adam Gibson

Adam Gibson
IACP Board of Directors