Eve Lucia Boucouvalas
Pet Care Specialist/Consultant
Eve’s qualifications and credentials are listed below.
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE Pet Care Specialist/ Educator/Consultant 1999 – Current
FL License# MA0029464; FL License# FB9743669; FL CE Provider# 50-6408
- Over 15 years of hands-on experience working with dogs in a variety of settings.
- Over 15 years of cat care and cat rescue experience.
- Over 15 years of providing a full menu of Pet Care services for dogs and cats.
- Over 7 years of experience as the Lead Pet Spa Therapist at luxury, pet-friendly resorts.
- Over 3 years of Pet Grooming and Pet Styling experience.
ADVANCED SPECIALIST TRAINING Animal Care Specialist / Veterinary Assistant 2000 – 2009
- Animal Communication Specialist Training: Basic and Advanced Levels, Point Reyes, CA Teacher: Penelope Smith
- Integrative Therapies in Animal Health: Canine, Equine, and Feline, Upledger Institute, CA
- Humpback Whale Encounter: Silver Bank, Dominican Republic 10 days at sea and ocean swim with Humpback Whales (mothers, calves, escorts)
- Energy Medicine Seminar: Spinner Dolphins & Humpback Whales, Hawaii
- Observed and assisted (over 1000 hours as a pre-vet student):
- Equine, Holistic, and Small Animal Veterinarians
- Emergency and Critical Care Veterinarians
EDUCATIONAL SERVICES Educational Director of Animal Healing Arts™ Institute
Developed 300-Hour Grooming School Curriculum
Developed 100-Hour Canine Massage & Advanced Bodywork Certification Curriculum
Canine Massage Instructor: The Don CeSar Resort & Spa (St. Pete Beach, FL)
Canine Massage Instructor: The Ritz-Carlton (Sarasota, FL)
Lead Pet Massage Therapist for the Don CeSar Resort & Spa (St. Pete Beach, FL)
Educator/Consultant for Canine Massage Workshops: Basic, Sports, and Advanced Bodywork
Educator/Consultant for Equine Massage Clinic Series: Basic, Sports Massage, and Advanced Bodywork
RESCUE & VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE
Granby Zoo (Granby, Canada) ~ Primate Environmental Enrichment Project
San Francisco Zoo (San Francisco, CA) ~ Wildlife Rehabilitation
Oakland Zoo (Oakland, CA) ~ Avian and Exotics
Lowry Park Zoo (Tampa, FL) ~ Aviary
4-H Volunteer, Horse Protection Association of Florida, Proud Spirit Horse Sanctuary
Delta Society, Animal-Assisted Therapy, Project Pup
EDUCATION, LICENSURE and CERTIFICATIONS
Eckerd College St. Petersburg, FL
Double Bachelors of Arts Graduated with High Honors
Minor in Zoology
Recipient of the Ollie Bailey Award of Excellence Awarded 2005
Energy Medicine Specialist/Educator Certified since 2000
Canine and Equine Massage & Bodywork Certified since 2000
Bhakti Academe School of Massage Graduated 1999
Florida State Massage License Granted 1999