We hope you’re having a wonderful summer thus far! We’ve been busy, busy, busy – having a blast with all of the fur-babies! However – we’d like to take a second to "paws"... and introduce you to the magnificent humans that make all of this possible: We call ourselves – The Buddy Crew!
Pack Member -
Carly Jo Mellencamp!
Owner and co-founder of Buddy Boarding, LLC., Carly has a passion for pets! Not only was her first word 'dog', she has recently extended her knowledge by receiving a Dog Obedience and Training Certificate. Carly also graduated from the University of Cincinnati with a Master of Arts Degree in Communications and Public Relations. With a heart of gold, Carly will give your dog unconditional love and treat them as if they were her own!
Pack Member - Nick Crotinger! Owner and co-founder of Buddy Boarding, LLC., Nick is inspired by his love for dogs and getting big air! Nick has always been an extreme sportist ranging in activities from motocross to snowboarding. With a plethora of knowledge under his belt from receiving a Dog Obedience and Training Certificate and recently receiving an Associates Degree is Business Management, Nick is an experienced pack leader ready to show your dog how to have a rockin' time!
Pack Member - Sydney!
Buddy Boarding Farm’s manager, Sydney holds extensive knowledge in the operational and day-to-day functions at the farm. Sydney is an enthusiastic, fun loving, tremendously kind human! Sydney promotes health, well-being and fitness for humans (and fur kids!) as she graduated the University of Cincinnati with a Bachelor Degree of Science, Health Promotion and Education with a focus in community and public health. Sydney believes fitness is key to a happy, healthy life, making her an ideal doggy care-giver here at BB Farm! She adores dogs and will treat your fur kid to many hugs, love, and fun doggy exercise!
Pack Member - Abby!
Abby is one of the worlds sweetest humans. She is clear-headed under pressure, an efficient multi-tasker, has an extremely strong work ethic, is responsible, reliable – and above all, she absolutely adores dogs! Abby currently attends the University of Cincinnati pursuing a degree in business management. She’s also taken classes at UC studying veterinary technology giving her a plethora of knowledge about canine care. Rest assured, your fur-kiddo will be in wonderful hands while in Abby’s care!
Pack Member - Hannah!
Hannah has a love for all animals! With a Bachelors of Science, Biology with a concentration in Ecology, Evolution, and Wildlife from Northern Kentucky University – Hannah has extensive knowledge about animals and the environment. She received an Honors Diploma and the OXBOW Biology scholarship award. Hannah also volunteers at the Red Wolf Sanctuary which entails animal husbandry, rescue and rehabilitation of animals, tour guide, distribution of medicine, socialization and enrichment of animals, experience working with wolves, bears, various birds of prey, foxes, bobcats, and other North American wildlife. Needless to say, Hannah’s educational background and hands-on experience has more than prepared her to care for your fur-kiddo!
Pack Member - Tiffany!
Tiffany is an extremely experienced doggy-care-giver! Her previous employment position was at a different dog kennel facility and she was responsible for everything! From calls, emails, to grooming, to feeding, giving medication, to making sure all of the dogs were healthy, happy, and getting along nicely – You can rely on Tiffany to give your pup the upmost best of care! Tiffany loves all animals and is not afraid of anything! Her “get the job done” attitude and kind heart makes her a premiere candidate for Buddy Boarding. Tiffany is reliable, responsible, motivational, and hard working. You can depend on Tiffany to give your dog the love, attention, and care they deserve while staying with us!