Summary: prominent dog trainer who was well-known as the Pacific Northwest's dog-trainers-to-the-stars whose clients included Pearl Jam lead singer Eddie Vedder, former Nirvana bassist Krist Novoselic, Starbucks founder Howard Schultz, Costco Corp. CEO Jim Sinegal, Heart vocalist Nancy Wilson and Seattle Marines outfielder Ichiro Suzuki, and who had opened Island Dog Adventures with his ex-wife Linda Opdycke in the early 1990's in an upscale Seattle island, in which the kennel offered massages, pedicures, a raw-meat diet and weight-loss programs.
Cause of Death: Homicide
Born: March 18, 1952
Died: November 4, 2009
Location: Anacortes, Washington