About Us


Each K9 Caregiver has been chosen for their passion, which is proven through educational courses, workshops, volunteerism, and previous work experience.  They are highly trained in understanding and managing dogs and group dynamics.  In addition, all K9 Caregivers hold their Pet First Aid Certificate.


Our Pledge.

To give our client’s dogs the utmost care for their safety and well being by constantly educating ourselves in the most current scientific information on dog behaviour and group management skills.


Raising the Bar with a Higher Standard of Care


Owner ~ Jamie Patterson


Kelsey ~ Manager / Dog Trainer

Kelsey has been with K9HQ since October 2012. She was born and raised in Victoria and has always had a passion for dogs. Her experience consists of in-home pet sitting, group dog walking, volunteering for the SPCA and fostering orphaned puppies. She strongly values humane, science-based animal training. At home Kelsey lives with her two rescue dogs Chia & Kasey, who always make her smile. Kelsey holds a Diploma in Exercise & Wellness from Camosun.

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

 Nasli ~ K9 Caregiver

Bio coming soon.

Jenna – K9 Caregiver

Jordan – K9 Caregiver / Dog Groomer

Jordan has been with K9HQ since September 2018. She was born and raised in Victoria, and had always had a passion for animals big and small.  Pictured with her is her Shiloh Shepherd, Kairo, and her horse, Scoot. At home she also has her two senior rescue cats Max and Tobi. Previous experience Jordan has is working at a pet and feed store and volunteering at a private dog grooming salon with basic training. Jordan is also experienced in house and pet sitting and has taken care of animals from dogs and cats to bearded dragons, sheep, pigs and horses. We are excited to have Jordan with our K9HQ family!

Jordan offers in home boarding and is certified in Dogsafe Canine First Aid. She is currently enrolled full time in Western Dog Grooming School, and will rejoin K9HQ in August as a certified Dog Groomer!

Kierra ~ K9 Caregiver


 Taylor – K9 Caregiver

Bio coming soon.


Founder – Deborah Sanders.