• Active English Bulldog

    Active English Bulldog

    Go Boy! Go!

  • Golden Retriever at the Pier

    Golden Retriever at the Pier

    Such a good boy!

  • This Beach Playing is Tough

    This Beach Playing is Tough

    Ahh, a moment of relaxation!

  • Puppies Playing

    Puppies Playing

    Too much fun!!!

  • Gayle


    Gayle, CPDT-KA graduated with honors from Animal Behavior College (ABC) and is currently working Doggie Daycare at Fortunate Fido.  She graduated from The Ohio State University with a BS degree in Consumer Economics and Finance and spent 20 years in the life insurance and estate planning industry before embarking on her second career as a dog  trainer.

    After meeting Ginger in 2009, she began mentoring under her while learning positive reinforcement and clicker training.  Her dogs have thanked her ever since! 

    Gayle is a CPDT-KA 

    Gayle volunteers for the Ohio Pug Rescue as a foster home and enjoys working with the challenges and issues rescue dogs present including separation anxiety, fear aggression and leash reactivity to make sure they are ready to be adopted into loving forever homes.      

     Gayle and her husband, Jeff, live in North Ridgeville, with their three rescued pug dogs, Trudy, Lexi, Bentley and foster pug, Dolce.


    Gayle Teaches:

    Puppy Fundamentals
    Cooperative Fido 
    C.G.C. (Canine Good Citizen A.K.C.)



    Fortunate Fido is known for our experienced dog trainers! Ginger graduated from Jean Donaldson's Trainers Academy! And each of our trainers have had education and certification. 

    And of course more! Read our Trainers Bio's and see for your yourself!


    Fortunate Fido

    (440) 236-9083
    27548 Royalton Road
    Columbia Station, Ohio 44028

    Dog Walking Academy Certification