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Meet Our Trainers. They're Awesome.

Malia Parker

Malia Parker has been training dogs since early 2011. She has extensive experience in the training field, including many breeds with her main focus being the household companion animal. Her goal is to help you have a wonderful relationship with your dog, learn how to teach good manners, to understand canine behaviors, and have a really great time with your pet. She finds the most joy in helping pet parents develop happy and healthy relationships with their dogs that will last a lifetime.

Malia is a certified dog trainer and AKC Evaluator. One of her personal goals is to keep up with the most recent Dog Training breakthroughs and studies, to give you and your dog the best experience possible.


David Bundy

David Bundy has been training dogs since July 2019. His dog, Bueller, works as a therapy dog with Comfort Creatures of Northeast Mississippi. Together, they have also earned all the AKC Trick Dog tests and passed the AKC Canine Good Citizenship test.

David is an AKC Evaluator, certified dog trainer and hopes to work with a variety of breeds and personalities to further expand his experiences as a positive reinforcement dog trainer.

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Courtney Krutz

Courtney Krutz has been training dogs since August 2020. Her dog Bane has gone through Beginner and Advanced classes, helping him grow into a well rounded and happy dog. Courtney enjoys working with any dog and has a wide range of experience with many breeds and ages. As a kennel tech and doggy daycare employee, Courtney is experienced in working with animals who are away from their owners.

Courtney is always trying to grow, so she can provide a fun training experience to dogs while they are at Unleashed for Daycare.


Anna Bailey

Anna Bailey has been dog training since 2022. She is currently in college to be a Veterinary Technician at Mississippi State University. She has two dogs, Elvira and Spenser. She loves working with dogs of all breeds and sizes, and she hopes to help owners develop a life long partnership with their dogs through enrichment and positive reinforcement.


Joylynn Bailey

While studying backstage theatre at MUW she married the love of her life and they both believed a rescue beagle was a Great Idea!  Thus began years of personal study and growth to ensure her fur baby was being raised properly.  After many years of studying Positive Reinforcement and rescuing a few more pups she became a Certified Dog Trainer in 2018.  This gave her the ability to share her knowledge with dog lovers working towards Happy Homes. Furthering her education led to becoming an AKC Evaluator helping the community achieve outstanding goals!! She is currently learning about the benefits of Scent Work and how to train Service Dogs.


Meredith Tollison

Behavioral Consults with
Quintessential Dog Training 

Meredith Is a behavioral specialist who consults  with difficult behaviors like anxieties through her company Quintessential Dog Training. 

Quintessential Dog Training offers positive reinforcement behavioral modification training for dogs with behavior issues. Their training methods are evidence based from the scientific study of behavior and learning theory. We would love to help you build a better relationship with your dog through this type of training.

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