About Mary Ann

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Extensive Professional Pet Care professional

Mary Ann has been in the pet care profession since 1988. Downtown Dog Walk was founded by her in 2006. After years of experience in managing commercial pet day care and boarding facilities. She also worked as a veterinary assistant and an in home pet care professional and dog walker both here in Jersey City and Manhattan. Mary Ann was an integral member of MCP Rescue, a pet rescue group dedicated to saving unwanted and abandoned pets in Jersey City. She currently shares her home with 2 dogs and 1 cat and has a deep affection for ferrets too.

Mary Ann moderates DOGJC, a popular Facebook dog discussion group created by her in 2005. MCP Rescue folded in 2014 but she is still actively involved in volunteering and advocating for all animals in JC and particularly those most in need of homes at our own local Jersey City animal shelter Liberty Humane Society. Mary Ann, (Stephen's Mom) currently takes limited clients and contributes to her son's work as consultant and mentor.