Animal training, dog training, trick training

Canine Training and Behavior   

Animal Training


Karen Pryor Academy (KPA)

International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants (IAABC)

International Marine Animal Trainers Association (IMATA)

Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA)

Continuing Education, Training, and Certification

AKC Canine Good Citizen Evaluator (Basic CGC, Advanced CGC, and Urban CGC)

AKC Trick Dog Evaluator (Novice, Intermediate, Advanced, Performer)

Do More With Your Dog (Kyra Sundance) Champion Trick Dog Title and Stunt Dog Judge

Karen Pryor Academy Certified Training Partner (KPA CTP): a six-month intensive dog training program.

Ken Ramirez "Animal Training" program at Shedd Aquarium in Chicago: seven day course at Shedd Aquarium with marine animals.

Clicker Expo: Manchester, England, Reno, NV, Portland, OR.

Bob Bailey Chicken Workshops:

        Discrimination (Maryland)

        Cueing and Criteria (Wittlich, Germany)

        Chaining (Maryland)

        Out of the Lab (Chicago)

ORCA, University of North Texas. (A conference of animal behaviorists and animal trainers from around the world.)

Natural Encounters, Inc. (NEI) Contemporary Animal Training: week-long course training Macaws in Florida.

Dr. Susan Friedman's Living and Learning with Animals: eight week course.

IAABC Principles and Practices twelve week course on animal behavior.

Avian Ambassadors bird training with raptors (Albuquerque, NM).

TAGteach Primary Level Certification: teaching people with auditory guidance (a marker) to highlight desired behaviors.

Freestyle and Rally-Freestyle seminars and courses. 

Reactive dog seminars and courses.