Professional Development

Here’s a selection of the ongoing professional development that I’ve done. I love learning and am often listening to dog training and behavior podcasts, reading books and taking courses.

  • Karen Pryor Academy, Clicker Expo Annual Conferences (2020, 2021)
  • Karen Pryor Academy, Live From the Ranch Weekly & Monthly Webinars with Ken Ramirez (2020, 2021)
  • Living & Learning with Animals with Dr. Susan Friedman, PhD (2020)
  • Great Big Dog Workshop with Chris Pachel, DVM, DACVB (2020)
  • Four Legged, Fit & Confident with Lori Stevens (2020)
  • Predation Substitute Training with Simone Muller, Grisha Stewart Dog Training & Behavior School (2021)
  • Shelter Playgroup Alliance Online Workshops and Annual Conferences (2020, 2021)
    • Enrichment Program Development: How playgroups fit
    • Inter-canine communication
    • Inter-dog play overview
    • Managing Inter-dog play the LIMA way
  • Fear Free Shelters Course (2020)

Additional webinars include:

  • Beyond COVID – helping your pup prepare to be left alone with Tracy Krulik, CTC, CSAT (2021)
  • Separation Anxiety Prevention with Summit Dog Training (2021)
  • Fenzi Dog Sports Academy– Dealing with the Bogeyman with Amy Cook (2019)
  • Fenzi Dog Sports Academy– Peeing On Your Dog’s Toys and Other Myths – Resource Guarding with Mike Shikashio (2019)