Kristal got her start in dogs from her mother-in-law Judy. She started out raising and showing dachshunds, quickly becoming in love with the sport of showing dogs.
In 2007 she added whippets and began competing in performance events including; CGC, obedience, rally, therapy work, lure coursing and racing.
Afer almost 10 years she decided to open her own business in Vinita to offer daycare, boarding and training.
Kristal is a member of the National Miniature Dachshund Club, American Whippet Club, Northeast Oklahoma Kennel Club, Oklahoma Racing & Coursing Assoc, Sooner Dachshund Club, Whippet Rescue & Placement, Association of Professional Dog Trainers.
She has been active in her clubs serving in board and officer positions. Prior to getting her start in dogs she showed horses for 15 years. She has also been a vet tech.
Kristal continues to seek education in the pet industry, and is acctively pursuing her CCPDT-KA Training Certificate.
“I love this place! I feel very much at peace knowing my dogs are in good care Kristal Couch knows how to care for animals."
Giz Robison - Tom, Jerry, Uno, Trouper, Author, Lizzy, and Ceclia's owner
"I've known Kristal for awhile and I know this that she knows about dogs and training.. I've trusted her in a very difficult decision I had to make regarding help with one of my dogs... You can count on and rely on Kristal!!!!" - Stacie James