Living a lifestyle based on a passion for dogs, Jennie holds nearly 2,000 encounters with dogs under training situations. Well known in her community Jennie is respected and supported by professionals in her field. “Each dog teaches me something, so I value my time with every one of them. To understand and communicate with animals is a very grounding way of living,” Jones states. “Animals keep you real; you cannot hide who you are or what you are feeling, and I love them for that.”
Jennie Jones grew up traveling the world and dreamed big. The daughter of a military father and an entrepreneur mother, Jennie’s childhood taught her the diversity of people and lifestyles in the world. Unlike others, her background with dogs is based on a love of communication. “I am driven to learn how to communicate better because with that, knowledge, and patience you find answers and connections you want to write books and make movies about.”
Jennie possesses a bachelors degree in animal science from Middle Tennessee State University. She is a graduate of Triple Crown Dog Academy, a host of clinics, classes, workshops, seminars, volunteer and adoption work, sport and working dog experiences has influenced her skills. Jennie loves to learn and is constantly improving her skills.
Jennie has worked with pet dogs, shelter and rescue dogs, handicap dogs, agility, Schutzhund, police and military dogs, conformation show dogs, and many more. With the above influences and an eclectic background in the dog industry Jennie works mostly on feel. She is instinctual when working with dogs and their owners. People often ask her for advice on what/ how their dog is behaving, and she often replies, “It is hard to determine without meeting the dog. Getting to know the person’s lifestyle, goals and their dog is vital to connecting the dots and building better lines of communication.”
Jennie is on a quest for mastery with dogs and their owners. She teaches people how to live peacefully together with their pets. This is what enables her to give her best service to her clients. Jones’ constant desire to improve, wealth of skills, and desire to seek infinite answers provides the means for Kindred Spirits to consistently exceed client expectations.