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Amy Herot, CPDT-KA, CNWI

Amy Herot, CPDT-KA, CNWI
Amy Herot, CPDT-KA, CNWI

Amy is a professional K9 trainer and handler and brings over a decade of experience to her work. She has certified teams in Narcotics and Explosives and has logged over 1500 instructional hours in detection dog training. As co-founder of K9 Nose Work, and the National Association of Canine Scent Work Association (NACSW), she is bringing her experience to companion dogs and handlers through the development of nose work classes and sport events. She and her partners launched and sponsored the first national K9 Nose Work trial in 2008 and first titling event in January 2009.

Amy has trained dogs for tracking, agility, sheepherding, protection, and detection. She has competed nationally with her Dutch Shepherd, Maya, and took 3rd place in Narcotics Detection at the Gold Coast K9 Working Dog Trials. Amy and Maya also took 1st place, open division, at the Oxnard Police K9 Foundation Inaugural Trial, 2009. Her Belgian Malinois, Seven, is a nationally certified explosives detection dog and took 1st place in the Explosives Building Search at the 2009 Ventura County Sheriff's K9 Trial.

Amy holds a Bachelor of Science from NYU. She is a graduate of the Balu Academy for Dog Trainers and a John Rogerson associate. Her professional memberships and affiliations include the Association of Pet Dog Trainers (APDT), Southern California Dog Trainers' Forum (SCDTF), Southern California Schutzhund Club, West Los Angeles Obedience Training Club, and International Association of Bomb Technicians and Investigators (IABTI).

Amy is owner of the Los Angeles based All Good Dogs, LLC.



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