Canine Training and Behavior   

Animal Training


Karen Pryor Academy Certified Training Partner (KPA CTP)

International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants (IAABC) Dog Division

International Marine Animal Trainers Association (IMATA)

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, Elite 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, hands-on dog training program.

CPTD-KA certification.

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 (Wittlich, Germany)

        Criteria (Wittlich, Germany)

        Chaining (Maryland)

        Out of the Lab (Chicago)

The Art & Science of Animal Training at 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. (2015 and 2018)

IAABC Principles and Practices twelve week course on animal behavior.

Barbara Handelman's Service Dog Training Course (year-long).

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

Barbara Heidenreich's Parrot Training workshop, Parker, CO.

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

Freestyle and Rally-Freestyle seminars and courses.  Titles in many events.

Reactive dog seminars and courses.

Denise Fenzi Academy for Sport Dogs.  Multiple courses.