Joy Jones, CPACP, Owner

Joy Jones, CPACP, Owner

Joy grew up in the city of Cincinnati, Ohio with a series of dogs, cats, birds, hamsters and aquariums.  Joy trained in pet facility management and was mentored at two pet boarding facilities in Ohio before relocating to New Mexico: Country Lane Pet Resort (traditional boarding) and Dogtown Cincinnati (cage free boarding).  She is one of the only two PACCC certified providers in a three state radius and has completed Pet CPR and First Aid and Knowing Dogs as well.

Dave Jones, CPACP, Owner/Groomer

Dave Jones, CPACP, Owner/Groomer

Dave grew up on a farm with dogs, cats, birds, guinea pigs, rabbits–and even a chameleon! Today he is more familiar to our clients as “Uncle Dave”, and we often hear just mentioning his name to our client dogs gets them excited, even before they walk in! Dave was trained in pet facility management and mentored at two pet boarding facilities in Ohio before relocating to New Mexico: Country Lane Pet Resort (traditional boarding) and Dogtown Cincinnati (cage free boarding).  He is one of the only two PACCC certified providers in a three state radius and has completed Pet CPR and First and Knowing Dogs as well.

Amanda Santos-Pet Care Specialist

Amanda Santos-Pet Care Specialist

Amanda is from El Paso, Texas and has experience with both large and small dogs. As a Pet Care Specialist at Your Pet Space she has completed Canine Pet Care Provider Certification through the International Boarding and Pet Services Association. She is currently attending NMSU majoring in Animal Science with a Minor in Companion Animal. Amanda aspires to be a veterinarian of exotic and small animals.

Tiana Miller—Pet Care Specialist

Tiana Miller—Pet Care Specialist

Tiana is from Gallup, NM and has experience with dogs, cats, and turtles! As a Pet Care Specialist at Your Pet Space she has completed Canine Pet Care Provider Certification through the International Boarding and Pet Services Association, and the Dog Gurus course Knowing Dogs. She is a graduate from NMSU with a Bachelor of Science in Animal Science. Her future goals include becoming a Veterinarian.

Arranise Gutierrez—Overnight Pet Care Specialist

Arranise Gutierrez—Overnight Pet Care Specialist

Nissy is from Las Cruces, NM and has experience with dogs, guinea pigs, ferrets and hedgehogs! As a Pet Care Specialist at Your Pet Space she has completed the Dog Gurus course Knowing Dogs and is currently working through her IBPSA Fetchfind courses. She is currently attending NMSU majoring in Animal Science with a Minor in Human Animal Interaction. Her future goals include becoming a Small Animal Vet.

Janet Lindsey—Pet Care Specialist

Janet Lindsey—Pet Care Specialist

Janet was born in Vermont but raised in Las Cruces, NM and has experience with all types of dogs. As a Pet Care Specialist at Your Pet Space she has completed Canine Pet Care Provider Certification through the International Boarding and Pet Services Association, training in canine and feline First Aid and CPR and the Dog Gurus course Knowing Dogs. Janet has also volunteered for Safe Haven Animal Sanctuary, and her future goal is to continue building her career working with animals.

Christine Shelsea—Administrative Assistantc

Christine Shelsea—Administrative Assistantc

Christine is from Las Cruces, NM and has experience with all types of dogs. She began her career with YPS as a Pet Care Specialist before moving to Administrative Assistant. Christine has completed training in canine and feline First Aid and CPR as well as the Dog Gurus course
Knowing Dogs. She is an Animal Science Major with a Minor in Human Animal Interaction. Her future goal is to become a Veterinarian.

Celeste Garcia—Pet Care Specialist

Celeste Garcia—Pet Care Specialist

Celeste is originally from Bel Air, Maryland, but has lived in Las Cruces for 11 years. She has experience with dogs, cats, rabbits and goats. As a Pet Care Specialist at Your Pet Space she has completed the Dog Gurus course Knowing Dogs. She is currently taking courses in animal science and veterinary science. Her future goal is to build her career working with animals.