Wag Instructors

  All WAG Instructors must successfully complete an internal certification process including a hands-on apprenticeship before they are approved to teach each level.         Instructors train a wide variety of breeds and compete in many different organizations.

InstructorLevels ApprovedPrivate Lessons?
Bob Schumann1,2Yes
Donna Cordoba2,3,4Yes
Gayle Pluta1,2,3,4No
Kelly SchumannTricks (All levels for DMWYD and AKC), AKC STAR Puppy, CGC, CGCA,
Fit Dog Level 1 & DMWYD Canine Conditioning
Kris Kamholz2,3,4No
Loret Bartol2,3,4Yes
Mary VanderBloomen1,2,3,4Yes
Mary Ann Pecen2,3,4No
Pat Casey2 & 3No
Patti Jo Yuswak1,2,3,4, STAR Puppy, CGC & CGCAYes
Renee Menini1, 2, 3Yes
Rick RubasAKC STAR Puppy & CGCNo
Robin NewmanAdvanced Skills, Puppy Foundation Agility, 3, 4Yes
Robin TaylorAdvanced Skills, Foundation Puppy Agility, 3, 4No
Rosanne Hatcher-PientokNovice Rally, Advance/Excellent RallyYes
Sally BankaObedienceNo
Shelly Weeks1,2,3,4Yes
Simone Szulc-CieplickiNose WorkYes