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About the authors

Our goal is to help you and your dog live a happier and more fulfilling life!

Just like humans, dogs personalities vary greatly


Garry McDaniel

Garry McDaniel is an award-winning professor teaching graduate and undergraduate courses in business management. Garry has written books on leadership strategy, conflict management, and is a frequent speaker in the United States and internationally on topics such as leadership development, employee engagement, personal and organizational change, life balance, and what humans and businesses can learn from dogs to improve their lives.

Garry’s family includes his wife, Lauren, two children, and their Springer Spaniel, Panda. Contact Garry at garry@happydogsecrets.com to discuss personal life coaching, training, or speaking engagements.


Sharon Massen

Sharon Massen is a professor teaching undergraduate courses in business writing and communication. She is the author of two books, many articles, and is a frequent speaker on topics such as pharmacy (Sharon is a Certified Pharmacy Technician), business communication, and office management. Sharon also speaks on what humans can learn from dogs to become better workers and managers.

Sharon’s family includes her husband, Mark, and children of friends all over the country who call them Aunt Sharon and Uncle Mark. Contact Sharon at sharon@happydogsecrets.com to schedule a personal appearance or keynote presentation.

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