Carrie Smith

Carrie Smith

Dog Acquisition and Logistics Coordinator

Carrie, her husband Chris and her 3 boys, have been Toledo natives for almost 20 years. Before coming to ADAI in October of 2016, Carrie worked as a Veterinary Pharmaceutical Sales rep in northwest Ohio and southeast Michigan. Carrie has also been an avid dog lover and trainer for many years. She has helped many owners better communicate with their puppies and dogs over the years. Carrie has also shown her own dogs is Agility and Conformation.

Carrie has a wonderful group of British Labradors that she breeds and trains. Breeding and whelping puppies in the most enriched and advanced way possible has always been a passion of Carrie’s. Delving into the genetics of dog lineage and filtering through behavioral data is something she truly loves. Collaborating with ADAI staff and other Service Dog schools has been a dream come true for Carrie.