Kim Mayes is a Certified Professional Dog Trainer, a Certified Trick and Stunt Dog Trainer and owner of Rockin' Dawgs Positive Dog Training facility in Brevard County, Florida. For 20 years, she has been using her force-free training methods and positive dog training techniques to work with dogs in managing and preventing behavioral problems, teaching basic manners and helping to modify a variety of temperament challenges. Her positive, fun and force-free methods have allowed her to accomplish great feats with her own challenged, rescue dogs over the years, including, becoming registered therapy pets, earning multiple Champion Trick Dog titles, and performing in a variety of demonstrations, trick and stunt dog shows and animal acting projects with her. Kim currently resides in Titusville, Florida with her two huskies, Seppala and Abbey, her English Bulldog, Riddick, her Chinese Crested Dog (and co-author of her newest book Getting Braver) Loki, and a menagerie of other little critters that have been rescued by the Mayes family. To learn more, please visit her website and enjoy her blog at www.RockinDawgs.com.