Sniffr Contributors

Chiara Perri – Founder & Head Trainer of Point Cook Dog Training & Day Care

Chiara giving instructionsEducating dog owners and sharing knowledge is the reason Chiara writes her blogs. Her aim is to help dog owners understand what their dogs are trying to say, teaching them to be patient, teaching them to listen to their dogs and showing them that with kindness, we can make a difference. Find out more about Point Cook Dog Training & Day Care here.



Dining with Shiro

Dining with Shiro

Shiro is a 2.5 year old Japanese Spitz who loves to cook. Every weekend, you can find Shiro at the local market with his dads, Mark and Colin, sourcing out the freshest ingredients and trying new yummy dog friendly recipes. Over the last year, they have collected, taste-tested and created many special recipes. They have recently launched their YouTube channel to share these yummy recipes for everyone to enjoy! Get to know Shiro here.


Zoey the Lapphund

Zoey the Lapphund

Zoey is an adventure seeking, fun loving 2 year old Finnish Lapphund from Western Australia. She’s constantly road tripping around Australia, sharing her adventures and dog friendly places on Instagram and Facebook. Fun fact: Zoey has an older brother #CaspertheCutiePom! Get to know Zoey here.



Leanne Carney – Founder of A Dogs Life Pet First Aid Care and Nutrition & Senses Pet Aromatherapy

Originally from Adelaide, Leanne has been involved with dogs for over 25 years.  Passionate about animal welfare, Leanne spent time working at the RSPCA in Adelaide before moving to Melbourne in 1989. As a pet parent to Harley, a six year old Havanese, it was his inspiration, that created the motivation to learn more about the health and well-being of dogs. Get to know Leanne here.



Caroline – Founder & Head Groomer of Petiquette by Caroline

Caroline - Petiquette by CarolineCaroline is an experienced groomer who is well known for her fine grooming techniques and skills in Elwood since 2009.  She loves grooming pooches to suit each breed & lifestyle – from the fun pooch who loves swimming to the those who request specific looks (teddy bear cut is a popular one!).  Caroline has established herself as one of the most sought-after groomers in Elwood & neighbourhood surroundings.

Spurred by the idea of a grooming salon that provides maximum comfort for our pets, Petiquette by Caroline was born. Caroline’s vision for a cage free fully air-conditioned salon including an outdoor play area with a lounge for the pooches can be found at their new sophisticated grooming salon. Find out more about Petiquette by Caroline here.

Gayle Walker – Founder of Underwater Dogs Haircare Company

A massive love for Ralph (the family dog-hooman) and a passion for professional haircare saw the Underwater Dogs Haircare Company evolve from dream to viable concept. In affiliation with Seth Casteel, world renown Photographer and New York Times Best Selling Author of ‘Underwater Dogs,’ Gayle’s aim is to educate dog owners about good skin & hair health in dogs, along with a splash of underwater fun. Find out more about the Underwater Dogs Haircare Company here.

Dr. Susanna – Founding Director & Veterinary Surgeon of Dr. Suze – My Visiting Vet

Dr Susanna graduated from the University of Bristol in the UK and has over a decade of international veterinary experience including clinical treatment of creatures great and small, veterinary pharmaceutical technical advisory and specialist animal diabetic practice. She loves her job and is passionate about providing the best veterinary solutions with a focus on preventative medicine. Dr. Susanna is a member of the Australian Veterinary Association and currently completing the International Certificate at the Australian College of Veterinary Acupuncture. Susanna started Dr. Suze – My Visiting Vet to provide a more personalised service for pets and their owners, after experiencing how much more comfortable her late Border Collie “Ben” felt receiving care at home. Find out more about Dr. Suze – My Visiting Vet here.

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