Andrea Acosta





Andrea has held training and educational positions with the world famous San Diego Zoo, the San Diego Wild Animal Park and the Santa Ana Zoo, and was noted for her onstage presence in the Bird Show, the Sea Lion Show and the Wild Ones Show. She is a CPDT and has been professionally training dogs since 2002 and has a strong interest in strengthening the dog-human bond through deepening the understanding between a family and their dog. Andrea has also managed a successful doggy daycare and has extensive knowledge on pack dynamics, group play, managing aggression and reactivity and separation anxiety. Andrea has attended seminars with Ian Dunbar and Karen Pryor and is a member of both the APDT and IACP as well as a Canine Good Citizenship Evaluator.