Melina Snow is the founder and owner of OC Canine Solutions. A connection with dogs since childhood and an adult-found discovery of the life-changing effects of Dog Training, Dog Behavior Modification, and Dog Psychology inspired an impassioned study and the pursuit of a career working with dogs and their owners.
First having established The Walking Dog of Orange County, a thriving dog walking service, Melina responded to demand for behavioral help with her clients dogs by expanding services offered to include training for dogs, dog owners, rescue dog foster families, and new adopters .
A committed student of Dog Psychology and Dog Behavior; Melina continues to study under mastes in the business in order to continue to hone her craft as a behaviorist, trainer, consultant, and coach for both dogs and their humans.
Melina considers it an honor to on the Assistant Trainer Team to Cesar Millan The Dog Whisperer at his Dog psychology Center and for his live stage shows since 2014. She considers working in the presence of Cesar, his accomplished master trainers, and his students to be a continually enriching and rewarding work experience.
Melina supports local dog rescue efforts and partners with 4Life Animal Rescue of Orange County to provide dog fosters and adopters with training guidance and support in a joint effort to reduce the percentage of dogs bounced back into the system. Visit www.4liferescue.org
The increasing number of homeless in Orange County has increased the number of pets living on the streets. Melina supports local non-profit Helping Homeless Companions in efforts to help assist the homeless community with pet food and supplies. Contact Melina to donate supplies for the Helping Homeless Companions Volunteer Group in Orange.
Melina resides in the City of Orange with her husband Jack and 2 dogs Zoe and Frankie. When they have time to relax they love Backyard bbq-ing, hanging out with friends, in the Old Town Orange District, working on renovating their home, and enjoying outdoor hikes and adventures with their pups.