OUR DEDICATED STAFF MEMBERS & VOLUNTEERS
CAROLINE – FOUNDER & DIRECTOR
Caroline founded Homes for Paws Dog Rescue in 2015 after moving to BC to further her studies. She has always had a passion for animals and a love for making a difference and after volunteering for a dog rescue for 4 years she decided it was time to open her own! Caroline works tirelessly bringing dogs in from California and Texas. She currently works at a doggy daycare and training school and has worked as a vet assistant in the past at multiple clinics. She is also a certified dog trainer. She lives with her Sheltie Eddy and two rescued Chihuahuas from California, Dexter & Gigi.
MARIANNE – ADOPTION/FOSTER REFERENCE VERIFICATION
Marianne joined our volunteer team in 2017. Her role is to verify references of our potential fosters and adopters. She has many years experience with various rescue groups in Ottawa, as well as having been a vet assistant. An animal lover since childhood led her becoming a vegetarian. She’s had horses, dogs, cats & bunnies throughout her life.
PAIGE – ADOPTION COORDINATOR
Paige is a student with a passion for animals. Her role is completing adoptions and home checks as well as fundraising. She has been fostering for dog rescues for as long as she can remember and is a coordinator with Critter Cabs Animal Transport. She lives with her Boston Terrier, Chloe.
MANDY – SOCIAL MEDIA COORDINATOR
Mandy has been fostering for us since 2018. She is currently studying biology at Carleton University and her passion for helping animals has inspired her to go to veterinary school in the near future. She currently works as a veterinary assistant and spends her days with her rabbits and 4 dogs!