Newspaper Columnist on Dog Behaviours
Education & Training Manager, Hong Kong Dog Rescue
專業訓犬師認證委員會(CCPDT ) - 認證專業訓犬師 (CPDT-KA)
Certified Professional Dog Trainer - Knowledge Assessed, CCPDT
美國動物行為學院 - 認證犬隻訓練師
Certified Dog Trainer, Animal Behavior College (U.S.)
Proud Member, The Pet Professional Guild
Professional Member, Association of Pet Dog Trainers
於全美國及加拿大最具規模的專業訓犬師學校「動物行為學院」修讀為期 1 年的理論及犬隻訓練課程，並於美國洛杉磯進行實習，成功畢業為「認證訓犬師」。當時跟從的導師具30多年犬隻訓練經驗，並曾獲選南加州最佳犬隻訓練師，令 Cactus 眼界大開。其後，Cactus 於國際知名、業內唯一的獨立認證機構CCPDT® ，考獲認證專業訓犬師CPDT-KA® 資格，此名銜目前於中港台三地僅得 6人獲得。Cactus 現時仍然不斷進修，積極閱讀各式資料、參與講座並與其他專業動物訓練師交流，保持其犬隻行為及訓練知識與時並進。
After graduated as a Certified Dog Trainer after receiving a 1-year programme of theory and hands-on training from Animal Behavior College in Los Angeles, United States, Cactus also earned the title of Certified Professional Dog Trainer - Knowledge Assessed (CPDT-KA®) through the Certification Council of Professional Dog Trainers (CCPDT®), the only independent certifying organization in the industry. Cactus is one of 6 trainers in Hong Kong, Tai Wan and Mainland China to hold this certification. Cactus continuously expands her knowledge through study, seminars, hands-on training and network of animal training professionals, resulting in methods that are both progressive and innovative.
自2012年起於HKDR 救狗之家擔任教育及犬隻訓練經理，主力為領養家庭提供訓練咨詢、籌辦課程、向大眾推介領養以及正確的犬隻知識，日間亦需於領養中心協助照顧待領養狗狗。工作性質令 Cactus 慣於接觸不同品種、性格與背景的犬隻，擅於指導生活模式、要求與經驗各異的家庭成員。此外，在救狗之家開辦的「老友狗狗訓練班」，課程內容著重生活實踐、訓練技巧生動有效，深受狗父母好評。
Cactus 亦有上門指導救狗之家領養家庭及私人學生，教授基本服從訓練或行為糾正，並經常舉行工作坊與講座等活動。Cactus 曾接受無線電視、香港電台、蘋果日報等各大小傳媒訪問，目前於東方日報及MoCity定期撰寫犬隻行為的專欄。
Cactus currently works at Hong Kong Dog Rescue (HKDR) as Education and Training Manager. Her main duty of providing training consultation to dog owners grants her extensive experiences with dogs of different breeds, personalities and backgrounds, as well as human families with different lifestyles, expectations and experiences. Cactus develops and leads HKDR’s first-ever Positive Partners Dog-Human Training Course which received a lot of good comments amongst dog owners for its practical curriculum and effective yet interesting teaching style.
Cactus also offers in-home one-on-one training consultation for basic obedience and/or behaviour modification. Besides, Cactus also has extensive experience in conducting workshops and seminars with various organisations, schools and corporations. She has been interviewed by TVB, RTHK, Apple Daily and many other local media, and is currently contributing dog training articles to a biweekly column in Oriental Daily and MoCity.