NEW PET PARENT?
If this is your pup’s first time at Dogtopia, there are a few things pet parents should prepare prior to rewarding your dog with the most exciting day ever!
At Dogtopia, our passion is giving every single dog the best-individualized care with their health, safety, and comfort as our top priority! Our home away from home environment is the perfect place for your pup to learn, play, and socialize with their BFFF (Best Furry Friend Forever).
Meet the Team
Melissa, General Manager
Pictured with Dogtopia dog, Teddy!
Brondon, Shift Manager
Brondon joined our team in January 2020, though he’s been working with dogs professionally since 2016. He’s studied Graphic Design at NOVA, and he enjoys being active and engaging in outdoor activities like skateboarding, hiking, and biking when not at work. Brondon resides in Centreville; and, though he currently doesn’t have a dog of his own, he’s been looking for the right one (loves Hounds and Bully Breeds)! Pictured here with veteran Dogtopia dogs Ralphie (left) and Macy (right).
Chris, Shift Manager
Chris joined our team in July 2015, though he’s been working with dogs professionally since 2012. He’s studied History at NOVA, and enjoys sports and spending time with his dogs when not at work. Chris resides in Brambleton with his 2 Golden Retrievers, Riley and Palmer.
Jen, Shift Manager
Jen joined our Dogtopia family in April 2011. In June 2012, she relocated to Richmond where she attended school to receive her BFA in Photography while working as a manager at our Dogtopia location in West End. In July 2017, Jen returned to our Dulles location. Jen has a Black Belt in Taekwondo! She currently resides in Herndon with 3 dogs (pictured here with Dogtopia dog Badger (left) and her own dog, Cricket (right)), 3 cats, and 2 bearded dragons.
Anne, Front Desk Coordinator and Pet Parent Relationship Manager
Anne joined our team in January 2017. She lives close by in Chantilly with her husband, son, and 2 cats (Butters and Kate). Anne doesn’t have any dogs a home, but she considers all your babies her own at work: she loves them all — from the Chihuahuas to the Huskies, like Zeke pictured here.
Sharmane, Playroom Manager
Pictured with Dogtopia dog, Sega!
Alyssa, Canine Coach
Pictured with Dogtopia dog, Samson!
Blanca, Canine Coach
Pictured with Dogtopia dog, Sasha!
Danielle, Canine Coach
Pictured with Dogtopia dog, Clyde!
Ethan, Canine Coach
Pictured with Dogtopia dog, Izzy!
Jade, Canine Coach
Pictured with her dog, Gaia!
Jaelen, Canine Coach
Pictured with his dog, Daesy!
Marni, Canine Coach
Pictured with her dog, Beatrice!
Monica, Canine Coach
Pictured with Dogtopia dog, Raleigh!
Nick, Canine Coach
Pictured with Dogtopia dog, Katniss!
Savannah, Canine Coach
Pictured with Dogtopia dog, Gief!
William, Canine Coach
Pictured with his two pups, Mr. P and Charley Girl!