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Penny DiLoreto

Meet the friendly staff at K9 Resort and Spa!

Penny DiLoreto
Owner

ABCDT, CPDT - KA, CTDI, Professional Dog Trainer, Animal Behaviorist, Certified Dog Groomer, and K9 Resort & Spa Owner in Escondido, California. Author of “Gonna Buy Me a Dog” and “The Potty Training Answer Book”

Bio

Penny has been training dogs professionally since 2005, and in 2012 she opened the doors to Escondido, California's first daycare/boarding facility. Today, as owner and head trainer, she oversees the business and teaches Canine Good Citizen, STAR Puppy and Therapy Dog group classes along with private one-on-one classes for a wide range of dog behavior challenges including fear, aggression and separation anxiety.

Staff Educational Resources

Penny opens the doors to her business, K9 Resort and Spa, as a mentor training facility for the Regional Occupational Veterinary Assistant program, Animal Behavior Collage and the Vista Continuing Education Program students. This mentoring program allows students enrolled in animal studies to get hands on credit that goes toward their required externship hours.

Certifications and Associations

Certified Professional Dog Trainer, Knowledge Assessed. (CPDT-KA) Certified Trick Dog Instructor (CTDI) Certified Veterinary Assistant (CVA) Board Advisory member – ROP Veterinary Assistant Program, Animal Behavior College Mentor/ Trainer. Association of Professional Pet Dog Trainers, (APDT) International Assoc. of Animal Behavior Consultants, American Red Cross Certified Pet First Aid / CPR Instructor. AKC Canine Good Citizen Evaluator. Certified Professional Dog Groomer (CPDG) International Certified Professional Dog Groomer (ICPDG).

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Location

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Hours

Overnight Boarding 7 Days A Week

Grooming

Monday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Wednesday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Thursday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Friday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Saturday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed

Daycare

Monday:

7:00 am-6:00 pm

Tuesday:

7:00 am-6:00 pm

Wednesday:

7:00 am-6:00 pm

Thursday:

7:00 pm-6:00 pm

Friday:

7:00 am-6:00 pm

Saturday:

7:00 am-6:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed