245 Esten Ave Pawtucket RI | 401.724.4474
Hours: Mon-Fri: 6:45am-6:30pm, Sat & Sun: By appointment

Dog Daycare Dog Boarding Dog Training Dog Grooming

Our Staff

Sue Price, Entrepreneur and Owner

Sue is an avid animal lover. Recognizing the importance for socialization in dogs and the potential benefit to the area, she decided to start Ocean Dog Club. Sue has been in the service business, as an architect for over 25 years and will bring this professionalism to Ocean Dog Club. "I look forward to being greeted each morning by wagging tails and wet noses instead of the hundreds of urgent voice mail and email messages that always awaited me." She is certified in Red Cross Pet First Aid and is certified by the Pet Care Services Association (formerly known as American Boarding Kennel Association) in the Certified Advanced Pet Care Technician Program.

Sue has a beautiful Zoe a 7-year old "cow tabby" cat' and Astro a 4-year old Bichon. (You may have noticed Astro on the logo!)

Ashley Benevides,  Daycare Coach

Ashley is a 2010 graduate of Bristol County Agricultural High School in Dighton, MA while there she studied in both Small and Large Animal Science, graduating in the top 10 of her class. And with that she brings 4 years of animal management experience. She has done basic dog grooming for 3 of those 4 years and basic dog obedience for 2. She is certified in American Red Cross CPR/ First Aid. She has always had a passion for animals and has volunteered extensively with local animal shelters, assisting in helping animals overcome obstacles so they could be more adoptable. Her love for animals even extends to our larger hoofed friends. While attending school, she worked at a barn; tacking up horses and caring for other livestock.

Ashley owns a Shi-Poo named Charlie.

Dodee Ise, Daycare Coach

An animal lover all her life, Dodee loves all dogs and cats equally.  She has raised several dogs, with a particular love for Chow Chows.  Her last 4 dogs were all Chows. Dodee is very excited about her new puppy which will arrive shortly, it is a long haired Akita.  Dodee has had a Professional Cat Sitting business for 20 years, and she brings her professionalism and great knowledge of animals to us here at Ocean Dog Club.

Dodee share her home with 2 tuxedo cats, Lucky and Figaro, both rescues.  They will soon have a new member of the house.

Tim Martin, Daycare Coach

Tim considers his animal friends as important to him as his human friends are. Nature and animals of all sorts have always played a priority in his life. He has worked as a Vet assistant even before graduationg from high school, and continued for a few years after.  Tim is a natural with the dogs, understanding their play and needs, even when discplining the pups it is done with a very even demeanor.  He is clearly the alpha dog when in the playroom.

Tim shares his home with Jamie (a challenging border collie mix), 2 cats Oscore & Goby and the newest member of the group, Argos a 7 month old catahoula leopard dog.

Jennifer Wilson, Daycare Coach

An animal lover all her life, Jennifer has been working with dogs for several years. She has experience walking and handeling many different breeds and finds much happiness and fulfillment being around all tyypes of dogs.  She lives locally in Providence and she is proudly owned by Mickey, a 5 pound longhaired Chihuahua.

Other Staff

All of our staff is certified in Red Cross Pet First Aid. They also participate in an in-house mentor program which allows them to learn under the supervision of more experienced Day Care Coaches.