Starting Over by Learning the Language of Dogs

Royah Nuñez used to sit on the floor of a Barnes & Noble bookstore for hours, reading about dog training.

“I always did my own research,” she said.

Ms. Nuñez, 27, loved animals from a young age and wanted to be a veterinarian. After she graduated from high school, though, she earned an associate degree in audio engineering and went to work as a dispatcher, continuing to live with her parents in Corona, Queens.

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