President & CEO
Pastries 4 Pets Inc
After spending over a decade working in her own, award winning, dog bakery Donna educates Entrepreneurs in starting and operating dog treat businesses. She holds a BA from the University of Connecticut.
VP of Sales & Marketing
Pastries 4 Pets Inc
David has over 34 years of experience in Sales & Marketing and continues to consult small business owners to turn their businesses into successful ventures. He attended the Connecticut School of Broadcasting.
Spire Business Inc
Linda mentors Entrepreneurs in growing their businesses while balancing a healthy lifestyle. She worked over a decade in the corporate financial industry and holds a degree in Economics from the Whittemore School of Business & Economics
Matt Hatfield has over 15 years of experience helping grow businesses small and large with all aspects of digital marketing. He holds degrees in Visual Communication and Graphic Design.
Intensive Training: 2 days full of content, guides, PDFs, baking ingredients/supplies
and assignments for you to be successful in selling dog treats wholesale.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Water and Snacks are included each day
Dog Treats: All of the treats you make in class will be yours to take home.
Product Photos: All of the photos you take of your dog treats will be yours to keep.
Dog Treat Businesses who want to make more money selling decorated dog treats
Entrepreneurs who want to jumpstart their customer base
Bakers who have already started their business or who have their business almost up and running
Little to some decorating experience is helpful, but practice makes perfect so if you have the drive to decorate we can help you discover treat designs that sell well
Owners who are not afraid to step out of their comfort zone to achieve their dreams
Bakers who only want to ship dog cakes, this will not be covered in the trainings.
Bakers who are not passionate about succeding in their dog treat business
True beginners, this is not a how to start a dog bakery course but we do have an online course for you! Please explore our selection of virtual courses by clicking here.
Fairfield Inn & Suites - Enfield
Enfield has numerous places for lodging including Air bnb's. The MGM Casino in Springfield, Mass is also in driving distance if you would like to stay there.
Explore Springfield CT
If you are traveling with a friend, there is plenty of exploring and fun located across the border in nearby Springfield, Massachusetts.
The airport is only 20 minutes away from the Pastries 4 Pets Dog Treat Training Academy.
Sorry, we are already giving everyone a huge discount we cannot provide extra discounts. Your guests can always enjoy day trips in Massachusetts and/or Connecticut while you are in training.
Sorry, we will not be offering any virtual versions of this training. We might repeat the training next year but will not be able to offer the same experience unless you attend in-person.
Absolutely, just email us with "event question" in the email subject line prior to signing up to the event so we can be sure!
The trainings start at 9AM and end by 4:30PM est. If you would like the included breakfast please arrive at 8:30AM. There is also a possible Happy Hour on Friday after the last session. We are fortunate to have a wonderful winery/brewery in our complex!
For cancellations, please email us with a valid reason 30 days prior to the event so we can offer your seat to someone on our waitlist. *merchant processing fees will not be refunded, as they are not refunded to us either.
You will leave the training with everything you need to improve or start your wholesale dog treat business. Afterwards it will be up to you to apply everything you learned, remember, what you put into your business is what you get out of your business.
Seats are limited to 12 students and fill up quickly, invest in yourself today!