Prior to moving to South Carolina in 1996, Renate and her family lived in Ludenscheid, Germany and Georgetown Ontario, Canada. Renate joined our team of teachers in 2014. In addition to teaching, she works closely with our Service Dog for Veterans Program.
Previously, Renate trained and competed with a Shetland Sheep Dog, earning obedience titles in both Canada and the U.S. She is currently training and competing with her Bichon Frise, Oliver. In 2015, Oliver earned his Utility Title and competed at the AKC Obedience Classic in Orlando, Florida.