Meet Dawn

Dawn at homeDawn Johnson is the new Owner/Manager of the Cambridge Critter Sitter and Dog Walker. Prior to acquiring the business from Kay McDonald, she worked as a Director of Human Resources in the healthcare field. She also previously owned and operated a successful horse boarding and training facility. Her love of animals started at a very young age. Growing up she had all sorts of animals. She began riding horses at the age of 8 and competed in Eventing, Hunters, Jumpers and Dressage. She began training and breeding dogs over 25 years ago. She currently plays and trains dogs for Flyball, a dog sport, and has her own team, the Baystate Bandits. They travel throughout New England competing in tournaments. Some of her hobbies include running, cycling and playing golf. She and her husband Dan have 4 dogs…Riley, a Border Collie, Kimber, a Whippet mix, Josie, a Jack Russell Terrier and Beau, a Border Collie mix. They enjoy spending time with them playing frisbee, swimming, hiking and camping.