Jasper began working at Inavale in 2016 to pursue her interest in animals. She is currently studying Early-Childhood Education at Western Oregon University. In her free time, Jasper enjoys hiking with her dog and spending time with friends. 

Jorie has been working at Inavale since 2013. She recently finished her degree in speech communication at OSU. Jorie's passion for dogs has continuously grown throughout her years at Inavale. Eventually Jorie would like to pursue a career that utilizes both her love for dogs and her degree.

Alix grew up in rural Tillamook, OR. She grew up showing all sorts of animals in 4-H, from cows to chickens, but her favorite was always dogs. She spent most of high school working for a professional handler and showed her 2 Australian Shepherds, Hudson and LC. In her free time she enjoys hiking and any activity she can do with her dog.

Reya began working at Inavale in 2016. During her spare time Reya enjoys playing soccer, swimming and spending time with friends. While Reya finishes school she plans to work at Inavale during the summers. 

Sadie began working at Inavale in 2012 after volunteering for two years. She is currently attending LBCC and will soon transfer to OSU to work on her PharmD. Although she intends to work at Good Samaritan Medical Center one day, she will never give up on her love for dogs. 

   Inavale Farm

Boarding and Grooming

Meet our team

Sharon has been grooming at Inavale since 2008, and is also the Kennel Manager.  She has always exhibited a passion for animals and has many years of experience in animal care. Sharon has a BSC in Animal Science from UBC.  She lives with her two dogs, Jess and Roo, and her small herd of angora goats.