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Greatmats 4th Annual National Dog Trainer of the Year Contest

National Dog Trainer of the Year Award Nominations Accepted in Oct.


Want to honor a dog trainer for his/her outstanding achievements, unique style, humanitarian or animal rights efforts, etc.? Then nominate him/her for the 4th Annual National Dog Trainer of the Year Award, sponsored by Greatmats. The award, part of Greatmats National Award Series, is designed to recognize Dog Trainers who have made a difference in the lives of their clients, animals and communities through the virtues of service, integrity and quality.

Learn more about Greatmats National Award Series.

How to Nominate


To nominate the trainer for this award, visit https://www.greatmats.com/2018-greatmats-national-dog-trainer-of-the-year.phpor email the following information to brett@greatmats.com before Nov. 1, 2018. Nominators will not be identified.
  1. Trainer's Name
  2. Name and location of the training facility (Must be located in the USA)
  3. A brief description of why you are nominating this trainer, including how he/she meets the criteria of high-level service, integrity and quality
  4. A photo and/or video of the trainer



How the winner is chosen:

  1. Voting will take place at https://www.greatmats.com/2018-greatmats-national-dog-trainer-of-the-year.php from Nov. 15 through Nov. 29, 2018. The two dog trainers with the most votes will be named finalists.
  2. Greatmats will judge the two finalists to determine the winner based on:
  3. Demonstration of Service
  4. Demonstration of Integrity
  5. Demonstration of Quality

Grand Prize

  1. $250 in Greatmats Products (or $150 Cash Option) for the training facility
  2. Trainer/training facility profile to be released with the announcement of the winner on Dec. 14, 2018.
  3. National Dog Trainer of the Year Certificate

More than 6,500 votes have been cast in the first three years of the Greatmats National Dog Trainer of the Year Contest.

Voting instructions:


Visit Greatmats https://www.greatmats.com/2018-greatmats-national-dog-trainer-of-the-year.php during the voting period to vote for this year's National Dog Trainer of the Year. Click vote button next to the photo of the Dog Trainer you'd like to win. Each person is allowed one vote. Feel free to share the ballot with friends and family and encourage them to vote. The two dog trainers with the most votes will be named finalists. From that point, Greatmats will choose the winner (scroll down to see prizes) based on demonstration of service, integrity and quality.

Greatmats is a national dog training, agility and daycare flooring leader based in Milltown, Wisconsin, since 1999. Identified as one of the top 3,000 fastest growing companies in the USA three times since 2008, Greatmats gives back to its local community by donating 5% of its annual profits to local non-profit organizations. It also supports green initiatives through the use of solar energy at its Wisconsin headquarters and by offering a large variety of products made from recycled and renewable resources.

View all of Greatmats' dog agility and dog daycare flooring at http://www.greatmats.com/dog-training-flooring.php.

All media submissions, including text, photos and videos become property of Greatmats.

Read about previous winners of the award:
2015 & 2016 National Dog Trainer of the Year Jeremy Joseph Brown
2017 National Dog Trainer of the Year Sara Carson

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2017 Nominees
(Click on the name to see his/her nomination.)

Arizona

Jeremy Brown - The Complete Canine - Tucson

California

Sara Carson - The Super Collies - San Diego


Elizabeth Berry - Four The Paws - Novato

Connecticut

Leigh Sylvester - Paws 'N Effect - Hamden

Florida

Dee Hoult - Applause Your Paws - Miami

Minnesota

Jason Brodt - St. Paul Police Department - St. Paul

Texas

Windy Pool - C3 Hundesport - Corpus Christi

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2016 Nominees


Jeremy Joseph Brown
The Complete Canine, Tucson, Arizona


Brenda Cirricione
Journey Together Service Dog Inc., Oshkosh, Wisconsin


Christopher Baity
Semper K9 Assistance Dogs, Woodbridge, Virginia


Jenna Waite
Redding, California


Zach Skow
Marley's Mutts Dog Rescue, Tehachapi, California

Tucson AZ 85716
For more on this topic please review our Dog Training Flooring product page.