Mary J, Owner

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Ruth-E, Manager

Ruth-E joined the pack in April 2017. As Manager of Wags, she is surrounded by dogs from the moment she wakes up and wouldn’t change that for the world! Ruth says “My dogs are my life. YOUR dogs are my life. Each dog here is so special and unique and I am eternally grateful I get to spend every day with them.”

In addition to having three dogs of her own, Cole, Pippa, and Judge, Ruth is an active volunteer with K9 Orphans. Many of her foster pups are guests at Wags during their time with her. In the past she has also volunteered at Lollypop farm as a dog walker.

Ruth is a recent graduate of The University at Buffalo and will be pursuing an MBA. In the meantime, she is working on becoming a certified dog trainer. Ruth is certified in Pet First Aid and CPR.

Amanda, Assistant Manager

Amanda L. joined the pack in July of 2019. She has always been a lover of all animals. A day of cuddling and caring for dogs at work is her dream come true. Her favorite breed is a Pit Bull, which is why she has two. Marchy is a Rhodesian Ridgeback-Pit Bull mix, and Jango is her son who is mixed with Rottweiler. She also has a pet cat, his name is Bean. In her spare time you can find her oil painting, cooking, or watching The Office.

 

Alyssa K, Social Media Coordinator

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Vanessa

Vanessa joined the pack in January 2017. She works part-time caring for our overnight guests during the week and weekends. Vanessa’s true passion is working with animals, especially dogs, so she was very excited to get this job!

Vanessa has been a Treatment Coordinator for adults with developmental disabilities at CDS Monarch for the past ten years. In addition to her full-time job and time at Wags, she provides foster care for the K9 Orphans pups. Both humans and animals benefit from her caring heart!

Vanessa has three dogs of her own Scrappy, Freddy, and Bella. When she is not working she loves being home with her dogs! Vanessa is Pet CPR and First Aid certified.

Alyssa T.

Alyssa T.

Alyssa joined the pack in May 2020. Her favorite thing in the world is to be surrounded by loving, pure, and gentle souls, and working at Wags makes that possible. Alyssa loves dogs because they love without conditions and love you for who you are. She says “I can always have a good day when I have a dog next to me. It’s a guaranteed smile!” Alyssa has two rescue dogs, Enzo and Pumpkin. They have taught her a lot about dog behaviors and each has their own unique personality! Alyssa is a certified trainer through Animal Behavior College. She is also Pet First Aid and CPR certified.

Samantha

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Theresa

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Emily

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