Kate Eldredge was born into the dog fancy and has been training and competing with her own dogs since age 7. Kate earned her Bachelor of Arts in English from Cornell University, and has won several awards from the Dog Writers' Association of America and the Alliance of Purebred Dog Writers. Getting back to her science side, she is currently finishing up her Veterinary Technology degree at SUNY Delhi and pursuing certification in canine rehabilitation. Dogs are her passion, and she is an AKC Breeder of Merit. She and her Belgian Tervuren compete in agility, conformation, tracking, obedience, rally, herding, lure coursing, and barn hunt. Kate also has a miniature horse, two rats, one mouse, and co-owns a Pembroke Welsh Corgi and a Cirneco dell'Etna.
All Articles by Kate Eldredge
The First 24 Hours with Your New Dog
First off, congratulations on your new pooch! Whether you just picked up a puppy from a breeder or an adult dog from a shelter or rescue group, there will be a period of adjustment…
Why Dog Breeds Exist
Most people today are aware that there are many different breeds of dogs - everything ranging from a Chihuahua to an Irish Wolfhound, and from a Xoloitzcuintli to a Tibetan…