Halifax Team


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!

As Dogtopians, we're a unique breed, we love and care for your pup like our own furry family.

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

Jen McCain, Owner

Jen is the owner and operator for Dogtopia of Halifax, Bloor West Village, and Newmarket. She’s been a franchisee since 2016, and wholeheartedly believes that Dogtopia provides the best care in the industry. Jen and her partner Martha are proud pet parents to Holly and Kingston!

Ryean Morrison, Regional Manager

Ryean Morrison’s lifelong passion for animals started as a young child working on her family’s horse farm. This enthusiasm turned to a profession after graduating from university, when she begun working for various companies in exotic pets. At home, Ryean has a menagerie of 11 pets. Although Ryean has worked with everything from caymans to cats; dogs are by far, her favorite animal. She has two dogs, Stella the husky rottweiler mix and Millie the german shepherd mix. Developing confident well socialized dogs, helping pet parents through their first steps with new rescues and contributing to the overall enrichment of dog’s lives are just some of the reasons Ryean loves working for Dogtopia.

Sarah Currie, Store Manager

Sarah is our Store Manager. She brings with her a wealth of experience within the hospitality industry. Sarah has loved animals her whole life and feels honoured to have the opportunity to work with them on a daily basis! She is a co-parent to Bubba, and mom to two little hamsters Maple and Walnut!

Cassie Galea, Groomer

Cassie has been in the pet industry for 5 years and is our in resident groomer at Dogtopia of Halifax. You can feel comfortable knowing that she will shower your dog (literally) and figuratively in love, care, and attention. Cassie genuinely cares about making your dog look and feel like a million bones!

Lee Skehen, Playroom Manager

Lee is our Playroom Manager at Dogtopia of Halifax.

Bischon Frise Running in Dogtopia
Big Doggie on Slide
Pup with Tongue Out in Bath
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