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Jade & Karma is a small locally-owned dog walking and holistic pet well-being business based in Hunterdon County, New Jersey.  We are bonded and insured, with references available. We are lifelong animal lovers with the goal to provide professional and reliable care. We have animal companions of our own and are knowledgeable in companionship, behavior, health and nutrition. 

Melissa Naval, founder and owner, has provided pet care to the area since 2007. Melissa earned Professional Trainer certification from internationally recognized National K-9 School for Dog Trainers in the fields of Obedience, Tracking, Scent Detection, Personal Protection, Retrieval and Assistance Dog Training. Melissa is a current member of International Association of Canine Professionals, National Association of Professional Pet Sitters and National K9 Dog Trainers Association. 

Melissa is passionate about conscious pet parenting, and advocates for their need of a holistic lifestyle and species-appropriate nourishment.

Additionally, Melissa has received certification in Holistic Health Counseling, Reiki Healing, Sound Healing, Energetic Allergy Healing, The Emotion Code, and other holistic healing modalities. You can find more information about Melissa’s work at