Monica is an avid animal lover and activist with over 0 years of experience in animal care and behavior. As the Co-Founder and Treasurer of Paw Prints in the Sand, she oversees operations, adoptions and financials.

Prior to Paw Prints in the Sand, Monica operated as an independent rescue, volunteering her time to rescuing and rehabilitating kittens, puppies, and wildlife. She also volunteered with R.E.A.L.  Rottweiler Rescue, Rottie Empire Rescue, GEPDA/Righteous Rotties Rescue, and I.C.A.R.E Dog Rescue among others. Monica is dedicated to bringing awareness to  issues such as responsible pet ownership, pet behavior modification and rehabilitation and breed specific legislation.