Ann Mandelbaum, CPDT-KA

Ann Mandelbaum, CPDT has been training dogs for 30+ years. She earned her first title in 1979 with her Novice A dog, Nobble. Since then she has earned over 30 titles in Obedience, Rally and Agility, in the United States and Canada, on six different dogs, including several Obedience Highs in Trial. Four of her dogs have earned the Utility title.

She as been teaching for about 25 years, helping others learn to enjoy their dogs and to earn more titles than she can keep track of. As a Certified Pet Dog Trainer (CPDT) she is required to maintain ongoing training in approved dog-related seminars, etc. for periodic recertification.

Currently she teaches competition obedience at PCOTC. She also teaches obedience, rally and Leslie McDevitt’s “Controll Unleashed” program and works with clients privately on dog training and behavior issues.

Ann can be reached at