Creature Comfort LLC offers professional dog training and mid-day dog walking. We were founded in 2006 by Lisé J. Polard, CPDT-KA, ABCDT. Creature Comfort LLC is insured and we have excellent references. We are proud to offer valuable services with love and integrity. We look forward to the opportunity to work for you and your dog(s)!
Lisé J. Polard, CPDT-KA, ABCDT
Owner/ Certified Dog Trainer/ Dog Walker
Lisé owns and operates Creature Comfort LLC. She is a Certified Professional Dog Trainer-Knowledge Assessed. Lisé graduated with honors from Animal Behavior College, where she had the privilege of completing an externship with top trainer, Michelle Douglas, CPDT-KA, CDBC. Now Lisé mentors students of her own as a mentor trainer for Animal Behavior College. Lisé is interested in cooperative veterinary care and husbandry skills and has recently become a Fear Free Certified Animal Trainer. Lisé is a full member of the Pet Professional Guild who is dedicated to constantly improving her training skills and knowledge through continuing education. She is particularly interested in positive reinforcement methods including lure-reward training and clicker training. Lisé is an American Kennel Club Canine Good Citizen approved evaluator. She is certified in Pet First Aid by the American Red Cross and she has experience with dogs of all sizes and a variety of breeds (from a 2 pound Chihuahua to a 260 pound Old English Mastiff).
Lisé lives in Nichols, Trumbull with her two time rescue male German Shepherd Dog, Remington Steele (GSRNE #338). Remington is an AKC Community Canine and an AKC Urban Canine Good Citizen. Remington and Lisé enjoy obedience training and K9 Nose Work. In addition to being a German Shepherd Rescue of New England (GSRNE) adopter, Lisé has been a GSRNE Foster Mother, a GSRNE Home Visitor, and a GSRNE Foster Buddy.
Lisé's passion for animals began early in childhood; she started pet sitting for neighbors when she was twelve years old. In high school, Lisé was an active member of Boy Scouts Zoological Explorer Post 80, a volunteer service club based at the Beardsley Zoo. She completed the Trumbull High School Vocational Agriculture Equine Studies Program with honors. Lisé studied Equine Management at Teikyo Post University and worked as a horse groom at Fairfield County Hunt Club.
Mary Anne Caragol
Mary Anne brings a wealth of experience to Creature Comfort LLC. Mary Anne worked as a veterinary technician for over six years, and has been pet sitting for over 15 years. In addition to dogs and cats, Mary Anne has worked with pot belly pigs, sheep, and goats. Mary Anne believe that pets are family, and she welcomes all of her new pet friends into her life. She lives with her husband Mike, along with Wrigley, her male Pit Bull.
Freedom No-Pull Harnesses are available for purchase from Creature Comfort LLC.