Ali Imel

Ali Imel

RVT, KPA CTP, CPDT-KA | Yosemite Bark Pet Services

Ali Imel, a Registered Veterinary Technician, received her Associate of Science degree in Veterinary Technology in 2009 from San Joaquin Valley College. In 2012, she decided to shift her focus into animal behavior and became a certified dog trainer through the Karen Pryor Academy Dog Trainer Program. In the spring of 2015 she obtained the Certified Professional Dog Trainer- Knowledge Assessed credential through the Certification Council for Professional Dog Trainers.

She is the owner and operator of Yosemite Bark, LLC a pet service company that offers force free science-based dog training, professional pet sitting and dog walking services in central California.

She helped launch the Very Special Puppies training program at Valley State Prison in August of 2015, the Veteran’s Service Dog training program in 2016 and the Madera County Jail Dog training program in 2018.


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