A canine educator’s (dog trainer‘s) role is to provide training such as obedience courses, theoretical courses to help people understand the canine language and to prevent situations where attacks or dog biting can occur, as well as all other canine education that can help you with your dog’s education.
The role of a canine behavioral specialist is to manage and amend behavioral problems that your dog may be experiencing. Amonst these, we frequently find barking, jumping on people, anxiety separation, hyper-attachment to his master, aggressiveness, uncleanliness, as well as other undesired behavior.
Anyone can claim to be either a Canine Educator (Dog Trainer), and / or Behavioral Specialist. It is important that you confirm that this person has a valid diploma from a recognized school.
Why not start with a theoretical kindergarten course for puppies, in order to give him a great start in his new family and home. This course provides valuable information on the importance of having a cage, socializing, nibbling & biting, potty training, hierarchy, and the benefits of rewarding your companion.
We all want our dog to be playful and happy, however, it would be beneficial for him to learn good habits an good behavior at a young age. A practical kindergarten course will provide a good base in socialization, desensitization to noise, textures, situations, etc… This course will also work his motor skills, as well as stimulate his mental capabilities. He will also learn some basic orders (sit, lie, heel…).
You and your companion can take an obedience course for a level I, II, or III in private, or a group course, which will allow you to reinforce the relationship between you and your dog, and the bond that you’ll create will be stronger than ever.
A course will also provide the necessary tools for you to exercise your leadership with your dog. Obedience courses are given in a friendly, non hostile environment, respecting your dog’s capabilities as well as his limits. No physical force and punishment is tolerated, our goal is to have a dog that wants to work with us, not a dog that will fear us because we’ve applied physical force.
Many masters require some form of assistance with their four-legged companion. Whether it be for obedience courses (dog training), or for behavioral problems, we can provide the help and necessary tools to achieve your goal.
In order to treat behavioral problems, we must first find the cause. When we work on what causes such a behavior, we can understand why your companion is acting in this manner and therefore work to change it or to adopt a more positive or constructive behavior.
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