Michelle Welch CVT, CPDT Trainer and owner of Turn Around Training Michelle is a certified veterinary technician and a certified pet dog trainer with over 15 years of professional experience. Michelle started her career at the Norwood Animal Hospital while studying Canine Science at Mount Ida College. She then spent 10 years with the Animal Rescue League of Boston as a shelter agent, veterinary technician and dog trainer. Michelle left The Animal Rescue League in 2010 to work as a field representative for Paws With A cause, working with service dogs and their people. Michelle is a member of The Association of Pet Dog Trainers, The Massachusetts Veterinary Technicians Associations, The Society of Veterinary Behavior Technicians, The American Federation or Aviculture, The International Association of Avian Trainers and Educators and is an AKC Canine Good Citizen approved evaluator. Michelle currently shares her home with 3 dogs, a menagerie of small animals, her two daughters and very patient husband.