John Hawkins Gordon: Adventures, Boarding, Pet Sitting

Certifications: Certification for Professional Dog Trainers (CPDT) pending; Dove Lewis Pet First Aid/CPR; Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Portland State University 

Memberships: Association of Professional Dog Trainers; National Association of Professional Pet Sitters; Licensed, Bonded, and Insured through Dog Adventures Northwest 


John Gordon joined the Dog Adventures Northwest Team in 2013. John loves animals, and has been keeping dogs and cats happy while their families are away since 2009. Before that, John worked for several years as a dog walker and pet sitter on the mean streets of New York City. He will work closely with you in order to maintain normal routines for your pets and to make your time away from home worry-free. John has worked with almost every kind of special need and can handle everything from administering medicine for puppies to preparing special diets for seniors. 

John uses he/him pronouns.

To contact John directly, email him any time at To get your dog's adventure underway, just fill out a registration form and we will be in touch within 24-hours!