Amy is a CaNine to Five founding partner and current owner. She manages the day-to-day business and is also a groomer at the Saratoga shop, having received her training from the American Academy of Pet Grooming in NYC. She is proud mom to her trusty four-legged shadows, Lark, Sadie and Dexter. When she is not at CaNine to Five playing maestro, she enjoys running, yoga, watching zombie flicks and spending time with her husband.
Samantha's love for animals has led her to fulfill her passion working with dogs. Her CaNine-to-Five adventure began with daycare, but now she's moved on to a leadership role in our Clifton Park shop. She recently received her Associate of Science in Criminal Investigations from Hudson Valley Community College. When not snuggling Goldens at work, Sam enjoys date nights with her boyfriend and cuddling up to an episode of 'The Office' with her adopted cats, Ramsey and Gordon.
Nicole is one of our original daycare employees and now helps run the day-to-day operation in Clifton Park. Aside from playing with daycare dogs, she shares her love of dogs with her own German Shepherd, Izzy. She's also mom to a bearded dragon, Quinn, and a cat, Luna. On days off, Nicole enjoys swimming, camping and spending time with her family.
Jen spends her CaNine to Five mornings wrangling daycare dogs and a few weeknights teaching all dogs new tricks as our stellar class instructor. She's also been an agility instructor for the past eleven years and has been competing in the sport for sixteen. Outside of work, Jen enjoys spending time with her two Aussies, Skid and Wheelie, gardening and snowmobiling with her boyfriend.
Erin manages daily daycare shenanigans and has been adopted as our resident photographer. She also assists Jen with our group classes because she just loves dogs that much! She also has taken on dog boarding as well. Outside of work she likes to spend time with her dog, Arielle, relax with friends and family, babysit, petsit and write stories.
Jamie is in love with anything involving dogs! She has a BA in business marketing, but it was her passion for animals that led her to apprentice with a local groomer. She's now a full-time groomer with certifications in pet CPR and first aid, as well as salon safety. For fun, Jamie enjoys spending time with her two pups and three cats.
Olivia is a senior college student studying Forensic Psychology at The College of Saint Rose. When she's not loving on the CaNine to Five dogs, she's caring for her own three fur kids: Gus, Sidney and Finnegan. Outside of work and school, Olivia likes to read, watch make-up tutorials and go to Yankees games.