Our Trainers

Mary-Ann Carpenter


Mary-Ann has been a trainer at TOPS since 2001.  She attended West Virginia K-9 College and has a passion for training all breeds. Mary-Ann instructs Beginning, Intermediate, Obstacle Course (all levels), CGC and TDI classes.  She is also available for Private Lessons and Boarding & Training.


In addition to her years of training, Mary-Ann also has experience working in a Veterinarian office. 



Se habla Español.

Selina Harris


Selina trained her first dog when she was 18 years old and has been training dogs ever since. She has been a dog trainer at Tops Kennel since 2003. Selina specializes in little dogs and puppies; however, she loves training all breeds. She also instructs the Puppy Classes at TOPS.  


Selina has grooming experience and her hobbies include tending to her farm, horses, and enjoys competing in agility with her three small dogs.



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9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Monday - Friday


9:00 AM - 4:00 PM



9:00 AM - 12:00 PM


Closed all major holidays

1460 East Belvidere Road
Grayslake, IL 60030


Email:  request@tops-k9.com

Kennel Tel:  847-223-2822

Fax: 847-223-1537