Peer Coaching Sessions

Looking for one-on-one coaching? We offer behavior and business coaching for professionals.

One-on-One Sessions with Katenna Jones, ScM, ACAAB, CCBC, CDBC, Certified Fear Free Trainer

Through Jones Animal Behavior, Katenna Jones provides in-person and virtual behavior consultations as well as educational seminars to pet owners, rescues, and other pet professionals. She speaks at international events, contributes to a wide variety of publications, and is author of Fetching the Perfect Dog Trainer: Getting the Best for You and Your Dog.

Katenna began her career as a shelter volunteer in 1999 and went on to earn her Master’s Degree from Brown University where she studied animal behavior, learning and cognition. Eventually, she became a cruelty investigator, worked for American Humane Association and also for the Association of Professional Dog Trainers. Katenna is an Associate Certified Applied Animal Behaviorist, Certified Cat and Dog Behavior Consultant, and a Certified Fear Free Trainer. She shares her RI home with two cats, five chickens, and the random foster.

Peer Coaching

One-on-one advice for consultants and trainers. Guidance on general behavior, cases, career, and more.

This virtual service is for anyone interested in becoming or who is already working as a professional cat or dog behavior consultant. Receive step-by-step support, general feedback on cases, answers to business or education questions, industry advice, guidance on anything related to dog or cat behavior and consulting, or whatever guidance they want for their career. Coaching sessions can be specific or general and might include a particular case, developing behavior modification plans, learning specific protocols, understanding species behavior, improving mechanical skills, business practices, client interactions, and more. Recording of session is included.

Case materials must be provided for my review at least 48 hours prior to our first session, including initial intake, synopsis of plans and assignments, relevant videos, etc.

This service is appropriate for:

  • Those seeking to become pet behavior consultants
  • Experienced professionals looking for more education
  • Veterinary, shelters/rescues, or other pet professional looking for behavior education
  • General advice or assistance with a particular case