Emma K. Grigg, M.A., Ph.D., is a Certified Applied Animal Behaviorist (CAAB; Animal Behavior Society, USA). She is currently a Staff Research Associate and lecturer at the University of California, Davis, School of Veterinary Medicine, and a lecturer in canine behavior at Bergin University of Canine Studies in northern California. Her first book, The Science Behind a Happy Dog, was published in June 2017. She lives in northern California with her husband, son, four cats, a friendly golden retriever who didn’t quite make it through service dog school, and her own senior dog - a slightly neurotic but much loved Caribbean ‘island dog’. Emma is the instructor for the upcoming Petminded course for aging and senior dog parents, "Helping Aging and Senior Pets Thrive in Their Golden Years" which begins on May 26th.