Sherry Woodard

Animal Behavior Consultant

Sherry Woodard

Sherry Woodard is the resident animal behavior consultant at Best Friends Animal Society and the developer of Canines with Careers, a program designed to train and place shelter dogs as career dogs in loving homes. Sherry has helped more than 70 dogs start new careers in therapy, assistance, service and detection. She has written more than 100 animal care, behavior and training documents for Best Friends that are used across the U.S. and by groups in Canada, Romania, China, India and Tbilisi, Georgia. She has created two training CDs with video, a basic and an advanced version. Sherry has also been featured in the National Geographic Channels TV series called DogTown, which chronicled the physical and emotional rehabilitation of dogs living at Best Friends Animal Sanctuary.