Canine Behaviorist and Owner
Amy has been a dog trainer for twelve years and received her certification while being employed at Petsmart. She fell in love with changing canines and their owner's lives through positive training. As her passion and love grew for training, she received five promotions and became the area trainer for Petsmart. Amy has now received her certification as a K9 behaviorist, Dog and Human Rehabilitation with Aggression, scent work, Therapy Dogs, and Service Dogs. She also is an evaluator for the Canine Good Citizen test and is a mentor and professor at the Animal Behavior College. Amy left Petsmart to continue her dream to start her own business. She ensured the company she created was family based and always had the clients best interest at heart. Most importantly she wants to make a happy environment for both owner and canine, along with saving lives. Amy has many accomplishments including being a member of AKC, ABC, and ADPT. Her hope is to continue to grow her business with her daughter by her side and continue changing the lives of so many. She currently runs three locations, oversees all trainers, Doggy Day Out, dog running, an dog sitting. She has also earned the respect of Rogers County Courts and has been requested to be their main source of training.
Professional Dog Trainer, Boot Camp Trainer, Manager & Dog Sitter
Megan is a certified trainer through Animal Behavior College. She received her certification in 2009 when she lived in San Diego, CA. She knew then that she always wanted to be a dog trainer. In 2012, she moved back to Oklahoma. Megan began to work with Amy and Spirit Ranch Dog Training. In 2014, she adopted Luke who is a Lab/Pit mix that Amy rescued. Megan is now the head Trainer with Spirit Ranch and oversees the training at the three locations. She looks forward to learning more about the different areas of training. Megan is learning how to deal with Dog and Human Aggression in dogs which is something that she is very passionate in learning about. Training is a passion of hers and she looks forward to helping others and saving dogs lives.
Professional Dog Trainer, Boot Camp Trainer, Dog Sitter, and Doggie Daycare Manager
Sophie is a student at the University of Tulsa. As a student Sophie is apart of the Mortar Board, Deans list, Tri Delta, and is a Speech Pathology major. At Spirit Ranch she holds the positions of Professional Dog Trainer, Boot Camp Trainer, Dog Sitter, Doggie Daycare Manager & Customer Service Representative . She has worked with Spirit Ranch since 2014. Sophie is an energetic individual and is an animal enthusiast. She has a Doberman named Hael that everyone falls in love with when they meet him. Since she was young, Sophie rode horses and worked consistently as a barn hand. Her dream is to combine Speech Pathology and Service dog training.
Jessica is a 25 year old dog sitter who has been loyal working for Spirit Ranch for six years. Her favorite part of dog sitting is making sure the dog is comfortable and happy while their owner is away. She work as a preschool teacher for community action project during the day. She has her own dog that lights up her life. His name is Edgar.
Steve is one of Spirit Ranch's long time dog sitters. He loves dogs and shows that by caring for our clients dogs like they are his own. He treats everyone he comes in contact with, with nothing but utter kindness. Steve will always go above and beyond what is asked of him. He is an invaluable asset and Spirit Ranch is lucky to have him.
Doggie Daycare, Dog Sitter & Bootcamp Trainer
Cody is one of our dog sitters, doggy daycare attendants, and basic bootcamp trainers. He has been working for Spirit Ranch since April 2016. He Left working at Target, where he was a Front End Supervisor, to come play with dogs all day long. Cody has a strong love for dogs and dogs love to be around him. His passion for dogs is what makes him such a great employee. It shows how much he loves his job in doggie daycare when you see him with your dog playing. Cody is striving to learn more in the dog training field and how to read dogs personalities and body language, which makes him an amazing Bootcamp Dog Trainer. The only time Cody feels at peace is with Dogs.
Shelley is Spirit Ranch's long time dog sitter. Her humor always manages to light up any room. Shelley is reliable, kind hearted, and enthusiastic. She has worked for Spirit Ranch loyally for over six years, and continues to exceed our expectations. Her love for dogs is inspiring.
Professional Dog Trainer, Boot Camp Trainer & Dog Sitter
Micheal is a fun loving and charismatic dog lover. She has been a loyal and reliable asset to Spirit Ranch and continues to impress with every obstacle she is faced with. Her expertise with dominant breeds is unparalleled. She has a strong passion for training and is an invaluable addition to our team.
Halley is one of the newest members to the Spirit Ranch's doggy day care crew. Her calm and spirited nature contributes to her success at Spirit Ranch. Halley's love of animals began when she was three years old when she discovered horse back riding. She has a long past of horse grooming, horse training, and dog sitting. Her energy radiates through the Spirit Ranch training facility. She has a magnificent smile and will greet everyone warmly when they walk through the doors!
Dog Trainer, Bootcamp Trainer, Dog Sitter
Anthony is the newest addition to the Spirit Ranch family. His quirky and fun loving personality makes for an awesome dog trainer and sitter. Anthony was recently honorably discharged from the Navy after serving four years and two deployments. He aspires to continue his education and expand his knowledge of animal behavior. Anthony's love for dogs was developed at a young age and continues to grow.