Patty Lorence has been training dogs for nearly 30 years.  She has
trained in the advanced levels of AKC obedience and has obtained
AKC obedience, rally, and conformation titles on her Golden
Retrievers.  She has trained dogs in obedience, rally, agility, and  

Patty is an acknowledged breeder of Golden Retrievers under the
kennel name of Gabriel's Golden Retrievers.  Though she does not
breed extensively, she has champion and grand champion
Goldens.  Information on her Goldens can be found at  

Although raw dog food has been on the commercial market for close
to 10 years, Patty has been making and feeding raw dog food,
Gabriel's Good Dog Food, to her dogs for over 20 years.  As a
result, she is well-versed and knowledgable in dog nutrition, care,
and welfare.  

Outside the dog world, Patty holds a master's degree in Civil
Engineering though her passion is clearly centered on dogs!
Becka, at age 3, performing a
nearly perfect figure 8 at an
obedience demonstration.  Becka
is wearing her Gabriel's Good
Dog U school color bandana!