Lea is a passionate animal trainer and conservation detection dog handler with an academic degree in animal ecology.
She started her career path as an animal trainer and educator for dog owners about 15 years ago. Lea is mainly teaching nosework for pet dogs, helping owners of reactive dogs, and educating dog trainers in science-based training methods. She has also worked as a zoo animal training and management specialist in the past.
Her current pet- and working dogs are a Labrador retriever, Belgian shepherd malinois, working cocker spaniel, and Australian kelpie.
Lea speaks English, German, and Estonian.