Meet Our Trainers

Ethan Hilgeman
Ethan HilgemanK9 Trainer
Ethan’s passion for animals started with Sammy, the Rough Collie, and Quarter, the collie mix he would put jerseys on and play basketball with. He now has two German Shepherd Dogs named Floki and Odin.
Don & Stephanie Vaughan
Don & Stephanie VaughanTherapy Dog Instructors
Don and Stephanie are a husband-wife team with over 30 years of combined experience as Therapy Dog Instructors. Their hearts are with the giant breeds – rare mastiffs, in particular. They also focus on rescuing giants in need.

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