Services provided by Family Paws® LLC in Cary, NC

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Welcome to Family Paws LLC!


Meet Jennifer Shryock

We know that your dog is a special part of your family.  We also know first hand how chaotic life can be with kids and dogs under the same roof.  We are here to help!

Whether you’re expecting (or adopting) your first child or have a houseful of kids already, Jennifer offers families expert advice and support to help increase safety and fun while decreasing stress for all.

Don’t have kids but need expert help and support?  Jennifer is experienced and qualified to help you understand and resolve behavioral challenges with positive and practical solutions.  Jennifer is dedicated to helping you achieve the relationship you desire with your dog.

Please fill out our Client Questionnaire and I will respond to you within 24 hours.  If you do not hear from me please do not hesitate to call at 919.961.1608.

Check out 2014  FAMILY PAWS  in Dog Fancy

Check out Interview with Jennifer for WRAL GoAskMOM segment onetwothreefourfive

Listen to Jennifer Shryock and Victoria Stillwell talking on the Positively Podcast.

Private Behavioral Consultations

Through her private practice, Family Paws Parent Education (FPPE) founder and Certified Dog Behavior Consultant Jennifer Shryock consults with families in and around Cary, North Carolina—and nationwide by Skype—to support success for all family members.

Jennifer specializes in dog and baby/toddler dynamics offering successful strategies that are positive and practical for all family members.   Jennifer supports families who have concerns about dog and child interaction and especially loves to support families prior to any concerns.  Common situations for a consultation include preparation prior to a new baby, Support for first months home that will help prepare for the crawling phase and a dog and toddler dynamics consultation.    Learn more about how Jennifer can help.

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Local Classes and Workshops

Jennifer offers information sessions at local BabiesRUs as well as Dogs & Storks Seminars in the triangle. Click here to register.

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Speeches and

Jennifer is available to speak to your organization on a variety of topics including but not limited to:

  • Dog & baby/toddler dynamics
  • Choosing and Introducing a new dog to your family
  • Adoption and family dogs
  • Grandkids and dogs
  • Dog bite prevention on the job
  • Why children are bitten: Differences in dog and human communication

If you’d like to suggest a topic, please contact Jennifer.

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