Rachel McDaniel

Petsmart

She has been professional dog trainer for over 6 years. She has fostered, adopted, rehabilitated, and socialized more dogs then grains of sand on Daytona Beach. So... like... omg... like a super mega dog lover. (Infomercial Voice) But that's not all! She is master cosplayer with the creation of Kuzo of Samurai 7, Samurai X of Ruruni Kenchin, and classic, scale mail, and samurai predator cosplay characters.

Rachel has teamed up with PetSmart to bind her two passions together into Cosplay for Companions. Rachel is always working in a 1000 directions from saving pups to sewing outfits for her cuties. This year's cosplay line includes Severus Snape (for her pooch Severus), Hufflepuff Kid, Harley Quinn, Batman...and o'couple surprises she isn't ready to tell. (whisper voice) It's Epic!

 

 



FRI 1:00p.m.: Cosplay and Your Dog 101 (45 mins.)

Room: BEL-AIR 1 [Lobby Level] Rated: Everyone


To help teach people how to do cosplay with their dogs in a positive manner. The purpose of the panel is to let people know that they can do cosplay with their dogs in the proper way to get them used to the costumes. And how to make you and your dog match and look good together.


Speaking: Rachel McDaniel; Ryan Maley

Category: Discussion Panel

 



SUN 11:00a.m.: Cosplay and Your Dog 101 (45 mins.)

Room: BEL-AIR 1 [Lobby Level] Rated: Everyone


To help teach people how to do cosplay with their dogs in a positive manner. The purpose of the panel is to let people know that they can do cosplay with their dogs in the proper way to get them used to the costumes. And how to make you and your dog match and look good together.


Speaking: Rachel McDaniel; Ryan Maley

Category: Discussion Panel