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The Behavior of DOGS! video by Tawzer Dog, includes behavior modification, learning theory, positive reinforcement, clicker training. 

The Behavior of DOGS!

A dynamic 2-day seminar in which participants experience interactive classroom instruction on normal canine behavior, behavioral development, prevention of behavior problems, and behavior modification tools and techniques. This seminar fosters a collaborative relationship between various animal behavior disciplines (trainers, animal behavior specialists, and veterinary professionals) regarding dog behavior issues. 

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the importance and role of the Human Animal Bond.
  • Recognize both normal and abnormal social, communicative, and developmental behavior.
  • Understand the dog’s perspective and how it impacts behavior.
  • Be familiar with learning theory terminology and concepts and their practical application.
  • Understand the value of marker-based (clicker) training in behavior modification.
  • Be familiar with the importance and application of prevention services vs. intervention.
  • Identify the ABC’s of behaviors and use positive methods to manage, prevent, and address behavioral concerns.
  • Understand the TEAM paradigm; veterinary professionals, qualified animal trainers, and pet owners working together. 
  • Distinguish between normal undesirable behavior and behavior disorders.
  • To be familiar with appropriate application of behavior modification and training tools. 

Presentation by: Kenneth M. Martin, DVM, DACVB and Debbie Martin, CPDT-KA, KPA CTP, LVT, VTS (Behavior)

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