Sharon Nelson

Wild Blue Dogs is proud to announce that Sharon Nelson is joining our teaching staff for camp this September!

  • Internationally renowned for her training seminars on building a strong owner/dog relationship

  • Founder of NADAC agility organization

  • Learn the techniques to help your dog be mentally strong

  • Most accomplished distance handler in the world

  • Specializes in creating a solid team between owner and dog

  • Over 40 years experience in behavioral consultations and finding practical solutions to living better with your canine companion


Terry Simons

  • Internationally Recognized Agility Handler, Trainer, Coach and Seminar Presenter

  • National Agility Champion – 2017

  • Multi Dogs and Titles including Regional and National Championships in AKC, USDAA, NADAC and AAC in Canada

  • Fox Network Sports Analyst

  • Celebrity Judge for Hallmark Channels “American Rescue Dog Show”

  • Founder of CLEAR - Canine Lymphoma Education Awareness Research - a 501(c)3 Canine Cancer Foundation

  • Award Winning Canine Cancer Documentary Producer

    • My Friend: Changing the Journey

      • Best Documentary - Los Angeles Movie Awards

      • Best Educational Documentary - Bare Bones International Film and Music Festival

    • A Reason To Change

      • Best Music Video Los Angeles Film Awards

    • My Friend: Standing Strong

      • Best Documentary Featurette – Los Angeles Film Awards

      • Best Documentary Feature – New York Film Awards

      • Honorable Mention: Documentary Featurette – Festigious International Film Festival


Laura Nativo

  • Fairy Dog Mother


  • Fear Free Certified Trainer

  • NBC Today Show

  • The Home and Family Show

  • Embrace Pet Insurance National Spokesperson

  • Founder Nativo Brand Pet products


Amanda Williams

  • Noted NADAC Big Distance Handler

  • Achieved Top Ten Purple Bonus Runs for Multiple Years

  • Multiple NADAC Trial Championship Titles (NATCH)

  • Multiple Versatility-NADAC Trial Championship Titles (V-NATCH)

  • Top Ten Chances List - Multiple Years

  • Qualified for Super and Starter Stakes Big Distance Handling Divisions, NADAC Championships (three years)

  • Cognitive Science, Ph.D.


Suzanne Leroy


  • AKC Scent Work, Conformation, & Farm Dog Judge

  • AKC CGC Evaluator

  • Certified Professional Dog Trainer

  • Certified Nose Work Instructor

  • Certified Trick Dog Instructor


Christine Young

  • CPDT-KA Certified Professional Dog Trainer

  • Canine Enrichment Expert

  • Recall Training for all levels

  • Parkour Enthusiast

  • Passion for Puppy Training


Avenelle Turner

  • DVM, Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Oncology)

  • Senior Veterinary Oncologist Veterinary Cancer Group

  • Medical Director & Consultant, Wild Blue Dogs

Tara Hostnik

  • 200-RYT Yoga Alliance

  • 10 Years of Practice

  • Certified Yoga Instructor | Twitter: @LiveYogaNature



Sharon Eide

  • Professional Photographer

  • Specializing in Animal Photography

Barbara Buckley

  • Professional Photographer