Melissa Hansen, HTACP
University of Minnesota in the Pre-Vet program and is the co-owner of
The Hound Dog Pet Hotel and Spa in Eden Prairie, Minnesota.
Involved with horses her entire life, Melissa showed Arabians on a
National level as a youth and then went on to compete on the Hunter/Jumper
circuit for 15 years as an adult.
now shows reined cowhorses and competes in Ranch Sorting one weekend a month
with great success! She has owned dogs and cats since childhood and started
the Hound Dog Pet Hotel with her dad and Karen Jackson in 2001. She is an
active volunteer for Underdog Rescue of MN and is the proud owner of a rescue
am an HTA evangelist! I love talking
with other animal loving people about how we can help our pets and wildlife to
have an even better experience when dealing with humans. I can't wait to
grow the HTA community through the courses around the country!