Melissa is FDSA's resident marketing geek. She teaches several marketing classes here at FDSA, including: Marketing for Pet Professionals and Building a Wordpress Website. In addition to her marketing classes, Melissa teaches FDSA's Treibball Classes and workshops.

In addition to teaching, she hosts the Fenzi Dog Sports Podcast, coordinates webinars and workshops, handles much of FDSA's email marketing, runs the Ripple Effect group for dog trainers using Fenzi principles, and completes other random odds and ends as needed. She is currently owned by an English cocker spaniel and a small tuxedo kitty, but also lives with her boyfriend's GSD, Alibi.

Melissa's GSD, Riley, who had a championship in treibball, passed away in March of 2020.

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Melissa's Current and Upcoming Courses

DS380: Push it! Treibball Foundations and Problem Solving

Want to build your distance control and connection with your dog while participating in a great new sport? Or maybe you’ve always been fascinated by herding, but don’t have ...

October 1, 2020