A Marine Mammal Trainer for more than 20 years, Melissa Koberna has trained dolphins, whales, otters and sea turtles as well as terrestrial animals. Utilizing her decades of experience and expertise in animal training, Melissa will teach you how to use positive reinforcment techniques to shape the desired behavior. These techniques will enable you to lead your pet through small successive steps and achieve your goals. This philosophy of training makes learning fun, exciting and productive for you and your pet!



Melissa Koberna, a graduate of the University of South Florida, is a member of the Association of Pet Dog Trainers and a Professional Member of the International Marine Animal Trainers Association since 1993.  In addition, Melissa attended the American College of Applied Science and received a Diploma in Canine Behavior Counseling.