Chakita was in the corporate world for over 20 years
in the finance and legal fields prior to deciding to open her pet care company, Bow Wow Village.
A life-long animal
lover and owner, Chakita grew up along side her canine brothers and sisters and they taught her a lot about Love, Patience,
The need and desire to give back to animals began to lead Chakita further and further away from the
corporate world, and the idea for Bow Wow Village was born.
Chakita is Pet First Aid & CPR certified and on her
way to earning a diploma as a Associate Dog Trainer. Chakita has training in canine behavior and basic obedience training.
is a member of Pet Sitters International, Pet Sitters Associates, and National Association of Professional Pet Sitters. She
also volunteers at the Prince George's County Animal Shelter.