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Nancy Fantom founded Saddleback Pet Services in 1990 to provide high quality boarding services for dogs and to offer training that focused on solutions to real life situations.
Nancy Fantom, owner and trainer, offers clients twenty years of behavioral expertise.
A graduate of Cornell University, Nancy has loved and worked with dogs her whole life; she even did a elementary school project on training dogs!
Nancy's true talent lies in being able to effectively communicate with both her
students - canine and human.
takes an integrated approach to training; viewing the situation from all sides and realizing that dog, owner and setting all effect the ultimate outcome.
has received awards from the Animal Rescue League of Boston
for outstanding service in training and placing shelter dogs and from the Massachusetts Veterinary Medical Association
for commitment to the human/animal bond for her
volunteer work in Mexico.
has worked with many rescue organizations throughout New England and has conducted seminars for veterinary hospitals, shelters and community groups on dog behavior and training.
work and it shows in her
dedication to each dog and family that seek her
Nancy Fantom, Owner & Trainer
150 Old Mountain Road
Northwood, New Hampshire 03261
Portsmouth dog owner appeals fines
Nancy Fantom of Saddlebacks Pet Services in Northwood said the dog was not aggressive and could be easily trained.
Judge delays ruling on Portsmouth dog alleged to be vicious
Nancy Fantom, of Saddlebacks Pet Services in Northwood, said the dog was not aggressive and could be easily trained.
"This is a more of a confinement issue," she
Not only has Nancy done all of these things, but she truly loves dogs so much that she has continued to help me with the occasional training issue that arises.
Simply said, Nancy is an amazing human being who brings joy to the lives of all the people and dogs who are lucky enough to cross paths with her.
I am honored to know her and to have my dogs trained, kenneled and loved by her (they're barking absolute approval right now).-Dr.
team are so very impressive and have helped my family and I raise dogs that enhance our lives and are great friends and wonderful companions.
I would highly recommend Nancy
to train any dog or as a wonderful place to board your best friend when you leave town.- Brian Silfies, Concord, NH
Thank you Nancy
, Heather, and your wonderful staff!-Leslie and Larry Hamilton, Lee, New Hampshire
is known as the "dog whisperer of New England".
There are many trainers and behaviorists to choose from but Nancy
is clearly the best I have come across in years of working with both rescue dogs and owned dogs.
I have sent clients from NY, CT, RI and MA and everyone agrees: the drive to NH was well worth it!
connects with both humans and canines as she
is one of those few people who just have true intuition.
is able to translate dog behavior into human language very well and makes training easy and fun for both dog and owner.
has done miracles on some dogs other trainers/behaviorists had long given up on.
offers solutions to problems and follows through to be certain that her
recommendations are working long term for the individual dog/owner.
ancy will find solutions so both dog and owner can be happy.
All clients I have referred have received individualized top notch behavior/training services.
I have consulted with Nancy regarding my own dogs (despite being an experienced owner) and found her suggestions extremely helpful.
I hope that Nancy will be available as a training and behavior resource along with her excellent staff for many, many years to come!!!-Astrid Rapoza, MD, Boston, MA
and Saddleback Pet
is always willing to help the dogs and places them in fantastic homes!
When I let the dogs out of the car, they head straight for the door and rush in to greet Nancy
at Saddleback Pet Servicesprovides top- notch animal training-and she
does it for all the right reasons.
n two separate occasions, Nancy
helped us solve several behavior challenges with two of our willful dogs.
helped us understand what each was "thinking."Then she
demonstrated how to shape behaviors so that each dog could clearly understand what we expected.
ancy's insight into dog behavior is nothing short of amazing.
couple of months ago, we adopted a beautiful 4-year old boxer from Saddleback
ancy made sure that we were fully informed of the dog's history and challenges, and that he
was fully trained before we took him home.
even followed up with us to help ensure our success.