About Nancy Banask
Nancy, the owner of Hi-Top
Dog Training, has been
teaching and training dogs for over 30 years in the area!
She is the only trainer in the area to have attained an Obedience Trial
Champion AND an Agility Champion on a dog. Her dog OTCH
MACH Sunfire's Chasing Drams UDX2 OM3 RE XF has been invited to the
2010 National Obedience Championship.
Nancy started training dogs
as a young child. She has a unique way of understanding and
relating to the individual needs of your dog. Her years of
experience bring an expertise that is not seen in most
trainers. People have referred to her as the original "dog
whisperer" long before Ceasar Milan. Her sensitivity to your
dog's personality and temperament along with her gentle, effective and
unique methods yield fast results to a happy obedient dog and satisfied
owner! Nancy is a nationally known trainer having been in the top
ten spots of agility and obedience over the years. Nancy has
experience with all breeds, large and small. Over the years Nancy
has rescued many dogs of different breeds and mixed breeds.
Nancy has also been involved with therapy work since the 1980's
Some of Nancy's
accomplishments with her dogs are:
UD titles on different
High In Trials on large and small dog breeds
High Combined Awards
Best Centennial winner
- MACH title
- MX's on multiple breeds
- 2002 Ultimate dog(Novice) #2, 16" All Star
- 2003 American Agility Challenge 24" winner
- 2009 Agility Invitational top 20 GR
- Qualifier for the Grand Prix of Agility
- 3rd place winner of International class
competition - 18"
- Nancy started teaching rally before it was an
akc sport. Nancy's dogs are among the first to complete the AKC
- Multiple Rally Excellent titles on several
dogs. Two of the dogs completed the titles before 1 year old.