Drew McElya CPT

Drew is the owner, manager, and head trainer here at Animal Resorts. He has 30+ years experience with many styles of training. He believes there are a multitude of ways to train and you should always be open to adjusting your methods to give each dog exactly what they need in order to learn and flourish. He continues his education by attending a variety of pet training and behavior seminars, believing that you can never stop learning. He graduated from The Master Trainer Course at National K-9 Learning Center in 1999, receiving every certification the program offered, including: Basic/Advanced Obedience, Utility, Retrieval, Scent Detection, Tracking, Support Dog, Police K9, Personal Protection. He attended Cornell University's Solving Canine Behavior  problems and many other seminars as well.  He was one of the first American Kennel Club Canine Good CItizen Test Evaluators (Evaluator #19), along with his wife (#18) who still holds that position. Drew is certified by the American Red Cross in canine first aid and CPR. He has experience with a vast array of breeds, his personal dogs are rottweilers, shiloh shepherds, labs, belgian malinois, and mastiffs. He has lived on premises here at Animal Resorts since we opened, over 22 years ago.

Alix Henderson

Alix is currently studying public health at West Chester University. She has a love for animals and has fostered and helped raise a litter of kittens from a local rescue, and now continues to love and care for her cat, Remi. Alix is certified in canine and feline first aid and CPR.

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301 Jefferis Rd.
Downingtown, PA



Phone/Text 610-942-3800

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