Adrienne Thomas is the lead consultant for Dogs On Camera. She is a professional trainer, renowned for her expertise in the world of dogs and entertainment. With a background rooted in the entertainment, film and music industry, including key roles at Paramount, Universal, MGM, and Dreamworks, Adrienne’s experience speaks for itself.
As a seasoned trainer, Adrienne has not only honed her skills but has also achieved recognition as a KC Championship show judge. Her passion for dogs has been a lifelong affair, as evidenced by her ownership and training of show dogs spanning many years. Her dedication to her four-legged companions has not only resulted in cherished bonds but has also garnered her numerous awards.
Whilst Adrienne has owned Afghan hounds for 45 years, she has an interest in all breeds of dogs.
Ken has a background in theatre and fashion modelling. He has been working with a wide range of dog breeds for many years. He has show handled to world championship level, and has attained multi-champion, international, world champion status with his own dogs. Whilst he is highly professional in his work, he also delivers the fun element to which dogs gravitate.
Our lead consultant and founder of Dogs on Camera, Sandra Strong, is a qualified VeterinaryNurse, Dog Trainer and Animal Behaviourist. She also has a background in Theatre Costume Design, Stage Makeup and Wigs. She attended Wimbledon School of Art to take a degree in Theatre Design and was an active member of The National Youth Theatre for many years. She also joined the Dolphin Company to work with noted actors such as Vennessa Redgrave, Nyree Dawn Porter and Windsor Davis.
In recent years Sandra has been successful in using the research undertaken by Turid Regaas into Canine Calming Signals. You can watch her demonstrating this procedure on YouTube on the Chrissy B Show, Animal Communication "Do they really have feelings?"
Nick is our talented web designer and IT guru. His is also the owner of Hector Longbody the miniature dachshund, star of several commercials including Vitality Health Insurance.
He has built the website for Dogs On Camera. Nick has co-authored the popular book ‘How to Make Your Dog a Film Star’.