Emily joined the ABC team in August 2016 after moving to Fairbanks from Canyon Lake, CA. Creole, Maebe, and Odin have joined Emily, her husband, Nixon, and their kitty, Rosceaux since then! When she's not working, Emily enjoys hunting and working with her dogs and other people on obedience, tracking, scent work, agility, retrieving, and bite work. So far Emily has earned AKC titles on 3 dogs and will be competing several more times in 2018.
Before joining us, Emily was a member of her college Equine Team and hopes to someday own a farm with a training and breeding program.
Brook has been with ABC since Spring of 2015. He's originally from Fairbanks and enjoys spend his free time doing a variety of outdoor activities with his dogs Sadie and Morgan. Brook mushes the ABC dog team and plans to own his own team in the future.
Kendalyn joined ABC in June of 2015 after moving to Fairbanks from Little Rock, Arkansas to attend the University of Alaska where she earned a Masters of Fine Arts in Creative Writing Degree. When she's not busy with her three dogs Izzy, Paleo, and Copper Kendalyn enjoys cooking vegan food, reading, hiking, writing, and foraging. Up next for Kendaly is her Ph. D in Creative Writing and working towards her goal of having her own farm that practices organic farming techniques and also functions as an animal sanctuary.
Jean first started at ABC in October of 2016 and then rejoined us in August of 2017. Jean is originally from Girdwood, Alaska where she graduated from high school with honors and a partial scholarship to the University of Alaska, Jean has two great dogs, Kenai and Ranger, to keep her company skiing, hiking, skijoring, and anything else she can get up to in the great outdoors. Jean plans to run an education/outreach program at a zoo or wildlife center that will focus primarily on teaching children about wildlife and conservation.
Jess is originally from Michigan and joined the ABC crew in July of 2017. Along with her boyfriend, Jess enjoys exploring Alaska with her dogs Capo and Gecko. Jess graduated from Jenison High School and has already accomplished one of her major goals....moving to Alaska! She looks forward to spending time with her boyfriend and continuing to work with dogs.
Kassie joined ABC after moving from El Paso, Texas with her husband and two dogs, Euki and Fritter. Kassie likes to be active and is working on her Bachelor's Degree in Business Marketing through NMSU,