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Pet Professional Guild Appoints New Board Member to Support Ongoing International Growth in Europe
The Pet Professional Guild, an independent non-profit organization dedicated to promoting educational initiatives for the purpose of force-free training and pet care, has appointed a new board member with a view to greater expansion and increase
By: Pet Professional Guild
Stapleton-Frappell said, "It's an honor and a privilege to join the Pet Professional Guild's Board of Directors and I would like to thank my fellow board members for the confidence they have placed in me. When I first joined PPG shortly after its launch, little could I know as to how both the Guild's and my journey would unfold. Working with the incredible team behind PPG and having daily contact with both PPG and PPGBI members, has served to both motivate and positively reinforce me and is something that I am constantly grateful for. I look forward to continuing to work for the benefit of this organization and our membership."
"In terms of PPG's future development goals, it is important that we have local board level leadership and consultation to help and support our international brand assimilate positively within local markets and cultures," added Niki Tudge, PPG's founder and president.
PPG will shortly be announcing a second new board position, to represent its membership in Canada. Meanwhile, PPG continues to go from strength to strength, with membership numbers on the rise, the recent launch of the Shock-Free Coalition and expanded unique educational offerings to support its advocacy and educational goals.
About Pet Professional Guild
The Pet Professional Guild is a 501(c)6 a member organization founded on the principles of force-free training and pet care. Its membership represents pet industry professionals who are committed to force-free training, pet care philosophies, practices and methods. Pet Professional Guild members understand force-free to mean: no shock, no pain, no choke, no fear, no physical force, are employed to train or care for a pet. Learn more http://www.petprofessionalguild.com
About Louise Stapleton-Frappell
A partner and faculty member in DogNostics Career Center, professional canine trainer and behavior consultant – accredited through the Pet Professional Accreditation Board - Louise Stapleton-Frappell has constantly built on her knowledge and furthered her education in the field of force-free, rewards based, science-based dog training. Louise is a Certified Trick Dog Instructor, Certified Whistle Recall Instructor, Certified Fun Scent Games Instructor, Pet Dog Ambassador Instructor and Assessor and a Certified Pet Care Technician. A graduate of Leeds University, Louise gained her CAP3 with distinction and holds verified certification in Animal Behavior and Welfare (Edinburgh University) and Dog Emotion and Cognition (Duke University). Louise is the membership manager of The Pet Professional Guild British Isles; steering committee and education committee member of The Pet Professional Guild; regional coordinator of Doggone Safe in Spain and co-presenter of PPG World Service Radio. Louise has presented at conferences internationally and has gained a reputation for expertly teaching and training humans and canines at her own establishment, The DogSmith of Estepona, in Southern Spain.
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