Meet the Owners

Linda Klingerman and Mike Murrell are the owners of Tellico Bed & Biscuit. Both are longtime animal enthusiasts.

Linda has been active in AKC programs for more than 20 years. First in the obedience area and then in the conformation ring, professionally handling terriers to wins in national specialties and Best in Shows. Linda's interests also include 25 and 50 mile endurance rides with their Arabians as well as dressage training with their Spanish Andalusians.

Mike has been active in AKC Hunt test programs with his labrador retriever (Sonny) acheiving the "Master" level title. Also attending many natural horsemanship clinics with national recognized "horse whisperers." Both areas teaching him skills to better work with animals.

As well as pursuing their own individual animal interests, Mike and Linda sucessfully built and operated Tellico Pet Boarding for 7 years prior to opening Tellico Bed & Biscuit in 2005, both serving residents of Tellico Village, Rarity Bay and the surrounding area.