Stacey B. Larsen, owner of Puppy Prep School, LLC, is a Lifestyle Pet Training Specialist and has worked with clients for over 23 years. Stacey’s ability to blend the dynamics of lifestyle and personality taking into consideration each individual situation is what makes her training methods unique.. You will be comfortable working with Stacey in your home, in class or out and about the town. Stacey's specialty is working with pet dogs in their homes, problem solving lifestyle pet challenges with you and your family.
Stacey is a member of the Associates of Pet Dog Trainers (APDT), and a certified C.L.A.S.S. Evaluator for their Canine Life and Social Skills Program (exclusive program for APDT members). A Certified Evaluator for the AKC’s Canine Good Citizen Program, an AKC Public Education Coordinator and an AKC Canine Ambassador. Stacey is the Breeder Referral Chairperson, a Director and the Educational Chairperson for the Grand Canyon State Bernese Mountain Dog Club. Stacey is the PR/Media Chairperson for the Superstition Kennel Club and on the Board of Directors for the Fiesta Cluster Dog Show, the largest Dog Show in the Southwest.
Stacey and her family live in Scottsdale, Arizona with their two Bernese Mountain Dogs, Crosby and Calypso, and are active in the local community. Her training techniques and success have allowed her to become a frequent guest on local television and popular pet segments/features in local media. In 2008 and 2010, Sonoran Tails Magazine/Arizona, People’s Choice Award, named Stacey “Best Trainer”.