Hello! My name is Jenna. I am a 35 -year-old dog lover and have recently attained my MA in clinical psychology, working towards licensure as a Marriage & Family therapist.
Presently, I I work at an animal-assist d-psychotherapy ranch in Malibu (4 years)Our ranch is a a non-profit where we rescue animals that are in abusive/neglectful situations or from slaughter auction& d rehabilitate them. They then join us as part of the therapy team, where we work with people from all walks of life- including those in recovery from substance abuse, the Wounded Warriors, and children with developmental delays.
I have a wonderful dog named River, a 6 year old Flat-Coated-Retriever who is smart, gentle, silly, and loves TV! She is the love of my
life. We live in a large and comfy 4-ple unit with a (fully enclosed & gated) great, grassy lil yard. Our home is easily accessible from Culver City, West LA, Santa Monica, Venice, Mar Vista & Marina Del Rend River and I enjoy lots of outdoor activites. When pups stay at my homeit can , inclu ( (per your preferencere: multiple daily walks, play time in the backyard, regular dog park trips, brushing, & tons of cuddle time. I welcome dogs on my bed, in my car, and sometimes they can even join me at the ranch.
Please contact me if you have special requests as I am sure that I can accomodate. I have visited a client's dog everyday, while the dog was in a rehabilitation center after back surgery, while concurrently o sitting for his other d at my homeog. I make sure nervous dogs sleep next to , are made comfortab, e and feel safe. I nd even have a subscription to Dog- TV which is a channel dedicated to dogs' interests, visual and hearing abilities, and soothes or energizes th- em as some of the various opti
on I will treat your (s)ogs with the same lo& nd care that I treat my own girl (as I hope any dog-sitter wouldLeaving ng your dog in someone's hancan be so so tough! I hope to ease the pressure...I am trained to assess for animal safety, prepared in case of emergency, and keep a close eye at all times. I also love animals with all of my heart and your dog(s) will be part of my family while they are with me.
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