Mary Stasiewicz


No one loves dogs more than Mary Stasiewicz. It's almost impossible to walk past her without being asked, "May I pet your dog?" Her love of dogs transcends all breeds from the tiny Yorkshire Terrier to the impressive Great Dane, Mary loves them all. However, love does not equate qualifications to write about the subject of dogs. Fortunately, Mary has plenty of experience to back up her love.


Dog Training and Fostering

Detailed Experience

Dog Training Experience

Mary Stasiewicz has raised and trained her own two rescue dogs, Winnie and Tahoe. She has also had countless foster dogs come through her home for additional training and for placement in permanent homes. Mary also trained both her dogs and helped to train many other dogs in the sport of flyball. She has worked with a wide variety of breeds including purebreds and mixes of the following breeds:

  • Australian Cattle Dog
  • Australian Shepherd
  • Basenji
  • Bluetick Coonhound
  • Boston Terrier
  • Border Collie
  • Boxer
  • Brittany Spaniel
  • Chow
  • Doberman Pinscher
  • English Setter
  • German Shepherd Dog
  • Golden Retriever
  • Great Dane
  • Husky
  • Jack Russell Terrier
  • Labrador Retriever
  • Pit Bull
  • Rat Terrier
  • Rhodesian Ridgeback
  • Rottweiler
  • Vizsla
  • Weimaraner
  • Welsh Corgi
  • Whippet
  • Yorkshire Terrier

Professional Freelance Writer Experience

In addition to her hands-on experience training dogs, Mary's freelance writing career has led her to research and write about many topics related to dogs. Her strong research skills lead her to seek out the most accurate information while her love of dogs drives her to go above and beyond the call of duty. Mary often spends hours caught up in her research because she is so passionate about the topic.


Practically all of Mary's interests are entwined with her love of dogs. She enjoys participating in flyball competitions with her two dogs, taking her dogs for hikes, and teaching her dogs new tricks.