Sandy has been training dogs for 35 years. She has won many prestigious awards including the English Cocker Club of America High in Trial twice, and two all breed High in Trails. Several of Sandy's dogs have been top ranked Obedience dogs. Along with training, Sandy also has two therapy dogs and visits nursing homes and hospitals. She is a licensed American Kennel Club Judge and is a lifetime member of the Des Moines Obedience Training Club. Sandy is currently training her English Springer Spaniel Laney and Standard Poodle Remington.