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Paige Gohl
Owner/Head Trainer

Paige Gohl has been working with dogs her entire life. She grew up living with many large dogs in the house. She is a certified dog trainer through Animal Behavior College. She has worked alongside animal behavior specialists and world renowned trainers to further her dog training knowledge. She worked as an Animal Control Officer for 2 years investigating animal cruelty complaints and working with aggressive dogs. Paige is a certified evaluator through The American Kennel Club for STAR puppy, Canine Good Citizen, Community Canine, Urban Canine, Trick Dog, Temperament Test, and as a Farm Dog Certified Judge. She is also certified through Do More With Your Dog as a trick dog evaluator. She has evaluated dogs as an expert in behavior for court cases related to dangerous dog investigations. Paige has and continues to compete with her personal dogs in Obedience, Rally, Trick Dog, Dock Diving, Lure Coursing, and Barn Hunt. Paige is also the Founder and CEO of Death Row to Dream Dog Rescue, who takes working dogs out of high kill shelters and helps to train, evaluate and find a proper placement for them. Paige uses a range of techniques to effectively help owners and their dogs live harmonious lives together. She has 6 personal dogs; Buddha a 7 year old Staffordshire Bull Terrier x Husky, Salem a 4 year old Cane Corso, Scrappy a 16 year old Terrier mix, Medusa a 2 year old Belgian Malinois, Grimm a 1 year old German Shepherd, and Fia a 1 year old Belgian Malinois x Dutch Shepherd.

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Alex Hopkins

Alex has been training dogs for over 10 years, professionally for 7. He got his start attending Tarheel Canine school for dog trainers and graduating from their master trainer program. After graduating as a student he began employment at Tarheel and very shortly after became the main Police K9 trainer. Alex trained K9's and students from all over the world and from several different venues including police, military, personal protection, anti-poaching in Africa, sport, and pet. He has also trained, decoyed, competed, and titled in the sport of PSA with his personal dog. His areas of expertise include bitework(sport, personal protection, police/military), detection, tracking, and obedience(sport/pet).

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