Lisa Bedenbaugh, PT, CCRP
- Lisa brings extensive physical therapy experience to Paws Up Fitness™. A 1988 graduate of Daemen College with a B.S. in Physical Therapy, Lisa today has 25 years of experience in the field. She has worked in multiple clinical settings, including orthopaedics, neurology, home health and acute care. In 2003, she earned accreditation as a Certified Canine Rehabilitation Practitioner (CCRP) from the University of Tennessee, and began practicing small animal physical rehabilitation. Since that time, she has divided her practice between human and companion animal therapy. Lisa is the Georgia state liaison for the American Physical Therapy Association’s (APTA) Animal Rehabilitation special interest group, and is currently in the process of co-authoring an independent study course on evaluation of the canine rehabilitation patient for them. Lisa has spoken both locally and internationally on topics in canine rehabilitation.
Who is the dog in the picture? Kula (2000-2015), sharing a “snuggle” with her mom.
- Scott Bedenbaugh
- Scott brings a diverse set of design and technical skills to Paws Up Fitness. After majoring in chemistry in college, he spent nearly ten years as a licensed optician, and 15 years as an aircraft mechanic. As a result, he brings precision, quality and mechanical design to his work with Paws Up Fitness, and Canine Rehab Systems. Scott turns ideas into designs, and is responsible for prototyping and production of CRS products. He also heads web site development, social media, photography and video production.
Who is the shark in the picture? Caribbean reef shark, during shark-feeding dive in the Bahamas, with Scott.
- Beth Cochran, DVM, CIVCA
- Dr Cochran is a veterinarian trained and certified in animal chiropractic by the International Veterinary Chiropractic Association, and is experienced in physical rehabilitation for dogs and cats. She is also an obedience, agility and conformation competitor, and understands the demands on performance dogs. She has 28 years of experience practicing general and emergency veterinary medicine, as well as post graduate training in dog behavior. Dr. Cochran has a special love for senior pets, so also enjoys helping older pets live healthier, more comfortable lives via chiropractic and rehab care.
- Cathy Bruce, CPDT-KA, CNWI
- Cathy is a full-time professional dog trainer. She teaches in-home private lessons, behavior consultations and group classes for dog owners ranging the gamut from puppy training needs, such as housebreaking, socialization and dealing with destructive behaviors to more serious issues like dog to dog aggression, dog and children relationships and separation anxiety. Her background and specialties include all levels of obedience including competitive Rally-O, behavioral modification for fearful and aggressive dogs and she is a scent work instructor.