We had the good fortune of connecting with Laura Herbst and we’ve shared our conversation below.

Hi Laura, can you share the most important lesson you’ve learned over the course of your career?
Currently, the most important lesson my business has taught me is: “Money follows passion.” Love is the compass of my business. Thanks to the dogs and compassionate owners, my business feels like a pack. We respect, accept, protect and explore!

Let’s talk shop? Tell us more about your career, what can you share with our community?
Exploring outside in a small group setting sets my business apart from other dog training/daycare businesses. Additionally, I am sole owner/operator. This provides clients a unique level of security & training consistency. Also, I am focused on my continued education and currently studying for Veterinary School. Animal welfare is my purpose in life. I hope to increase my ability to help the pack age & do more for the dogs in the Vail Valley!

If you had a friend visiting you, what are some of the local spots you’d want to take them around to?
It’s Vail… Ski! Duh!

Who else deserves some credit and recognition?
All the credit goes to the Angels on Earth, dogs. Thanks to their wagging tails, love in their eyes, expressive ears, goofy behavior, mischief making, even the torn up shoes, dogs inspire to live each day to the fullest.

Instagram: Vail Dog Hiking

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Vail Dog Hiking

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