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Boarding Center Employees


Debbie is our Groomers’ assistant and a boarding technician. She has lived in Fort Walton since 2014, when she made a life changing move from Pennsylvania. She has 2 daughters Deidre and Desiree. Deidre and her two boys, Bradlee and Jordan, live in New York. Desiree and her daughter Aurora live here in Fort Walton Beach with Debbie. Debbies’ favorite color is purple and she has a huge passion for animals. She has two dogs and two horses. She enjoys spending time with her granddaughter Aurora and spending time at the barn with her horses. She enjoys training horses, barrel racing and trail riding. She is a great addition to Companion always looking to grow as a person and an employee.


Tierra is from Niceville and has been part of our Companion family since 2015. Tierra is known for her sense of humor and compassion for animals. She also volunteers as a dog coordinator at Pet Welfare on Eglin AFB and is very involved in the care and well-being of the dogs in the facility. She attended Northwest Florida State College. Tierra enjoys anything pet related and volunteers whenever possible with local pet rescues.


Shelby is a native to Northwest Florida, having lived in
the area her whole life. She has always known that she wanted to work with
animals. She volunteered for Emerald Coast Wildlife Refuge for a brief time
before working as a veterinary assistant post high school graduation . After a
couple of years living in Pensacola earning her AA in college, she found her
way back home and joining Companion March 2017. She is fond of schnauzers,
having grown up with one as her childhood best friend. Outside of work she
enjoys swimming, kayaking, and spending time with her lab mix Arwen.


Kennel Technician. Bio Coming Soon.


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