Your Trainer

Sit Stay Dog School is owned and operated by Tracy Everitt who has been a full time trainer since 2010. Tracy absolutely loves her work and finds it incredibly rewarding participating in the journey that people embark upon when introducing a puppy or dog into their life.

Positive reinforcement is used during training sessions as it has been scientifically proven to be both an effective and humane method of working with not only dogs, but all animals. She is a member of many professional bodies, the IMDT, APDT, IAABC and PPG and participates regularly in seminars, conferences and workshops to as ongoing training is essential to remain at the forefront of behavioural science.

Tracy has a strong scientific background Having Studied Bachelor of Science, Animal Science in New Zealand, worked as a field biologist in England With WildCRU, Oxford University's Wild Life Conservation Research Unit, participated in studies examining Primate Behavior in captive environments.  She has worked with wolves, bears, primates and sled dogs in the Arctic.

Member of the Australian Pet Dog Trainers Association (APDT)

Pet Profressional Guild (PPG)

International Association of Animal Behaviour Consultants (IAABC)



"It's not only about starting out right with new puppies, it's about helping make the most of every dog. "