Since 2004

About Us

MAINTAINING THE HIGHEST STANDARD OF CARE

BY STAYING CURRENT IN CANINE BEHAVIOUR AND POSITIVE HANDLING SKILLS FOR GROUP PLAY.

WE PLEDGE TO USE EVIDENCE-BASED METHODS TO ENSURE THE SAFETY AND WELL-BEING OF OUR K9HQ FAMILY.

OUR TEAM

JAMIE PATTERSON, Owner

Kelsey - K9HQ trainer in Victoria

TAYLOR Lead K9Caregiver

Taylor has been with K9HQ since February 2019. She was born and raised in Victoria and has always had a love for animals. At home she lives with her Catahoula, Beau, who keeps her busy and has been her greatest teacher in understanding dog behaviour. Her experience consist of pet sitting and dog walking. She is excited every day to be spending her time with the wonderful dogs at K9HQ.

Taylor is certified in Dogsafe Canine First Aid.

 

SHANNON K9 Caregiver

 

Shannon is certified in DogSafe Canine First Aid.

KELSEA K9Caregiver

 

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JACKIE K9Caregiver

Jackie has been with K9HQ since January 2022. She was born and raised in the Comox Valley. She has always had a love for dogs her whole life. Jackie has had three dogs over her life, unfortunately she does not have one right now but she can’t wait until she is able to get another! Her prior experience consists of two other doggy daycares, along with dog walking and dog sitting. Her favourite part of the job is that she gets to hangout with dogs all day long!

Kelsey - K9HQ trainer in Victoria

KELSEY CTC Trainer

Kelsey has been with K9HQ since 2012. She was born and raised in Victoria and has always had a passion for dogs. Her experience began with in-home pet sitting, group dog walking, volunteering for the SPCA and fostering orphaned puppies. She was thrilled at the opportunity to pursue a formal education in evidence-based dog training, which she completed in 2016. She strongly values treating animals humanely and listening to their needs and she feels fortunate to be in a position where she can make a difference in the lives of so many dogs. At home Kelsey lives with her two dogs, Kasey and Autumn.

Kelsey is certified in DogSafe Canine First Aid and holds a Certificate for Training & Counselling (CTC) from The Academy for Dog Trainers

Kelsey - K9HQ trainer in Victoria

RACHEL Groomer

Rachel has been with K9HQ since December 2019. She grew up in a grooming shop and has been a dog lover ever since she was young. She has a French Bulldog x Boston Terrier named Tubby who she spends most of her time with outside of work. Rachel’s favourite thing at work is to give kisses to all the dogs, she enjoys putting in the extra time to make each dog feel special. Her prior experience includes dog walking and in-home pet sitting. Rachel has apprenticed under a Certified Master Groomer and when she’s not working in the daycare she can be found in the grooming room making dogs look and feel amazing.

Rachel is certified in Dogsafe Canine First Aid.

 

Testimonials

Love this place! The staff is amazing and treat my French Bulldog puppy, Ricky Bobby, amazing! He is so happy when he gets there in the morning, he can hardly contain himself until he goes through the doors with the other dogs! I would recommend it highly to everyone!

Ricky-Bobby's Owner

Renly loses his mind every time we pull into the parking lot. We’ve been going to K9HQ for a year now and we can’t stop raving about this place. Everyone who works here are so amazing, we couldn’t imagine going anywhere else.

Renly's Owner