Who We Are


Kelly Osburn with her Rescue Dog, Hunter

 Kelly Osburn – K9YA Co-Founder & Director

Karen and Koa

Karen Rosen – K9YA Co-Founder/ Advisory Council

Leslie Sept 2015

Leslie Swanson – K9YA Board Secretary


Andy Corrigan – K9YA Board Member and Jammers – Official Cutie Pie

K9YA Board Chair Rita Carton and Wonderpup Keedo

K9YA Board Treasurer John Nunn and wife Carmen


Paul Owens – K9YA Advisory Council

 When people, especially children, are successful using nonviolent methods with animals, they feel good about themselves and they are encouraged to have a kinder, more positive attitude with their friends, family and the environment.”

We Couldn’t Do It Without The Support Of Others – Thank You!!

Katherine Participating With k9 connection Students             Pat Teaching k9 connection

Katherine Beattie                                                          Pat Sinclair

Co-Founders/Directors, k9 connection & K9YA Mentors

Jericho Road Logo

Jericho Road Pasadena – K9YA Community Collaborator