Tonia Fleming is a professional cat sitter and humorist speaker on cat care and the feline lifestyle, she has over 25 years experience specializing in senior, disabled and special needs cats and loves sharing cat care tips, and fun feline lifestyle and craft presentations to cat parents and enthusiasts. A life long cat lover - her instincts for cat care and handling have given her an extra nine-lives with her feline friends!
She delivers enthusiastic presentations and classes on Cat Care and the Feline Lifestyle for cat parents and professionals. She is the creator of HOW TO FIND A CAT SITTER THAT MAKES YOU PURR and other online classes.
She is the producer and host of Purr View TV Show℠, a cat care and the feline lifestyle show, classes and tutorials.
In 2016 she won First Place In News/Magazine NP for Purr View TV Show℠ in the North East Alliance For Community Media Film Festival and she was nominated Honorable Mention in Pet Care Services in Kingston Massachusetts Wicked Local Awards.
She's a proud member of a Pet Sitters Associates, a Professional Member of The Cat Writers Association, Supporting Member of International Cat Grooming Institute, has written a cat care column and was an Events Columnist for the Pet Gazette, and was a contributing blogger for Nashville Paw Magazine’s The Cat’s Meow blog.
She taught cat classes at Braintree Adult Ed, Whitman-Hanson Adult Ed, Pawsitively Natural, and other locations. She's given marketing and pet industry business courses to groups and in private consultations.
She has a A.S. in Animal Care and Management from Becker College and a Bachelors of Science in Speech Performance from Emerson College in Boston.
PET INDUSTRY INVOLVEMENT
2016 Purr View - First Place Winner in News/Magazine NP, in Alliance for Community Media Video Festival
2016 Nominated Honorable Mention in Pet Care Services for Kingston MA Wicked Local
2011 Cat Writers Association Conference White Plains New York