About Us

Melanie Phillpot, CPDT, CNWI strongly believes in educated dog training and has studied and tested to that end. She earned her title as a Certified Professional Dog Trainer (CPDT-KA) via independent testing through the Certification Council of Professional Dog Trainers. Melanie also believes K9 Nose Work®  

 k9nosework.com/  is a great new sport for nearly every individual dog and guardian, and again has made great efforts to learn, test and become titled as a Certified Nose Work Instructor (CNWI) through the National Association of Canine Scent Work. https://nacsw.net/   Melanie was trained as one of the first Certified Nose Work Instructors in the state of Florida!  In addition to her current certifications, Melanie earned a degree in Psychology from Rhodes College. Melanie's current mottos are,

"It takes brains, not brawn, to raise a good dog!"


"K9 Nose Work® - Sniffing Great Fun For Everyone!"


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