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Ms. Juliette Nash

 
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Current Employer:
PETCO Animal Supplies Stores, Inc.
Title:
Senior Dog Trainer, Dog Trainer Mentor & Educator/ Animal Behaviorist
Location:
San Diego, California, United States
MavenScore: 2.4 / 5.0


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Knowledge Summary

This Maven is an Animal Behaviorist with 25 years of experience observing, researching, and working hands on with domestics, exotics, and wildlife. She is an expert in social behavior and has worked successfully with cases requiring basic husbandry, handling, and socialization to complex cases involving high anxiety or complex social interactions between individuals of the same of different species. This Maven is a published author on several recent scientific papers regarding marine mammal social behavior and acoustic communication. She has worked with NPO's, scientific institutions, and fortune 500 companies in both a hands-on behavioral training, education, and research capacity. She is in the top 1% of people in the United States endorsed for Animal Behavior on LinkedIn*.

Additionally, this Maven is a skilled communicator and an excellent educator and public speaker. She has appeared on TV and in videos as a representative of two large organizations well known for their dedication to animal training, research, and handler education. With a strong entrepreneurial background she is able to consult on team building, fundraising, staff education and training, advertising, event organizing, product and training curriculum development and driving sales.

*statistic from LinkedIn when they reached 200 million members

Experience

Current Employer:
PETCO Animal Supplies Stores, Inc.
Title:
Senior Dog Trainer, Dog Trainer Mentor & Educator/ Animal Behaviorist
Dates:
Jan 2011 - Present
Description:

Achieved excellent success training out difficult or advanced behaviors (anxiety, fear, extreme barking, destruction, leash stress)
Expanded the dog training program significantly - tripled sales from previous year, two years running
Recognized


Current Employer:
Polly Wanna Solution
Title:
Pet Behavioral Consultant / Founder
Dates:
Jan 2010 - Present
Description:

More than twenty-five years of hands-on pet & wildlife experience combined with professional training in wildlife, marine and general biology with focuses on wildlife management and animal behavior and communication has allowed me to launch


Current Employer:
Hubbs-SeaWorld Research Institute
Title:
Graduate Student / Research Assistant - Bioaccoustics Lab
Dates:
Sep 2008 - Present
Description:

Detail oriented field observations of marine mammal behavior were collected in challenging environments - surface and underwater observations in field and in lab from historical video and acoustic recordings. Described by senior scientist on project


Past Experience:
SeaWorld Adventure Parks
Title:
Educator II
Dates:
May 2007 - Aug 2008
Description:

Educator II – narrate in park, lead guided tours (09/07 – 8/08)
Educator III – narrate over microphone regarding various animals in the exhibits. (05/07 – 09/07)
Lead private 1-7 hour long guided tours behind the scenes and around park.
Hundreds


Past Experience:
Dolphin Communication Project
Title:
Intern
Dates:
Sep 2005 - May 2006
Description:

This research group collects data through underwater video and acoustic recordings as well as surface observations. This data is then analyzed for use in acoustic, behavioral, social dynamic, and other studies.
Reviewed dolphin video – ID


Past Experience:
Mass Audubon
Title:
Blue Hills Trailside Museum (Volunteer in Animal Care & Programs)
Dates:
Oct 1996 - Aug 2003
Description:

A division of the Massachusetts Audubon Society. Trailside Museum is a wildlife sanctuary and rehabilitation center as well as a popular educational facility.
Worked in animal care with temporary and permanent residents, primarily small/medium


Knowledge, Keywords & Publications

Animal behavior, animal training, behavior modification, animal husbandry, behavioral research, scientific research, field observation, behavioral observer, ethology, wildlife biology, zoology, marine mammal behavior, wildlife rehabilitation, pets, pet training, curriculum development, public speaking, fundraising, staff education and training

Education & Languages

University of Rhode Island

Bachelor of Arts

Biology

University of San Diego

2008 - 2014

M.S. Marine Science

My research is on the topic of "Long term vocal repertoire stability and the social motivation for vocal learning in killer whales"

Certifications & Licenses

AKC-CGC Evaluator