Charlotte Wagner Harvey is a certified animal trainer and behaviorist with over 18 years of experience helping dogs and owners. Like most animal lovers, her passion for dogs has been apparent since early childhood. 

In 2012, after 4 years in England, Charlotte moved to Flint Hill, Rappahannock County, where she resides today with her husband and small farm. They have goats, chickens, sheep, a horse, cockatiel, and several dogs.

 Her others passions include dogs, dog showing, grooming Terrier breeds, wine, reading, photography, cooking, horseback riding, and gardening. 


Charlotte participates with her dogs in:

AKC Breed Conformation 

Rally Obedience 



Barn Hunt

Nose Work

Dock Diving  

Therapy Dog Visits

Charlotte's Background:


Career Diploma from Penn Foster as a Dog Obedience Instructor 

Bachelors of Science in Animal Management from the University of Essex, UK

Professional member of the International Association of Canine Professionals.

AKC CGC Evaluator 

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Melissa Gibson first came to K9ology for training with her dog Berkeley, then later again with her dog Bravo. After years of being a client, she decided to enroll in the K9ology Trainers Academy to pursue her passion of working with animals and their people. 

Melissa is a K9ology Associate Trainer and full time team member. She specializes in working with puppies, and obedience and manners skills, but is learning about other training specialties as well. She left her conventional job to pursue her dreams - and she's killing it! Melissa is also an accredited AKC Evaluator.


Her passion to learn, communication skills, and eagerness to help dogs get things right, is exactly what makes an excellent teacher. She is also an accredited AKC CGC Evaluator.