Paula Garber is the owner of LIFELINE Cat Behavior Solutions in Westchester County, New York and a certified animal training and enrichment professional and certified feline training and behavior specialist through the Animal Behavior Institute. She is also a Fear Free certified trainer and is certified in Low-Stress Handling for Dogs and Cats (Silver-2015). She holds a master’s in education and is currently earning a diploma in feline behavior science and technology from the Companion Animal Sciences Institute. She is chair of the Pet Professional Guild’s (PPG) feline division and serves on the PPG steering committee. She is also a founding member of the Cat Protection Council of Westchester, a local cat advocacy and outreach organization, and builds winter shelters for feral cats in her community.