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In our newest course, Game-Changing Dog Training Classes for Instructors, you’ll learn how to transform your group dog training classes into fun-filled, unforgettable experiences. Through legendary instructor Terry Ryan’s learning games, tips, and tricks, you’ll discover how to motivate students and refine their skills while cultivating their love for learning—with coaching from Terry along the way!
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Our Dog Trainer Professional program is for the highly motivated trainer who has specific goals for improving knowledge, skills, and career prospects. The course blends online learning with hands-on instruction from some of the best teachers in the field.
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Our Dog Trainer Foundations and Dog Trainer Foundations Immersion courses are available in Korean, with teaching support provided by Korea-based KPA Certified Training Partners (CTPs)! 우리의 Dog Trainer Foundations 및 Dog Trainer Foundations 몰입 과정은 한국어로 제공되며 한국에 기반을 둔 KPA 인증 훈련 파트너(CTP)의 교육 지원을 받습니다!
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TEACHING FOUNDATION BEHAVIORS: LOOSE-LEASH WALKING

One of the easiest and most effective ways to train a dog to walk properly on a dog leash is to reward the dog for paying attention to you and for being in the desired position (next to you or close to you) when you are out for a walk. Your dog should remain close enough to you, either by your side or slightly ahead of you, that his leash remains loose, forming a U-shape.
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TEACH YOUR DOG TO "LEAVE IT"


Have you ever dropped a pill and scrambled to pick it up before your dog rushed over to scarf it down? Have you been out for a walk and your dog discovered a sharp chicken bone or other dangerous object on the ground? Teaching your dog to “leave it” is establishing an essential behavior that can save you an emergency vet visit!
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PUPPY SOCIALIZATION: CHECK IT OUT

Socializing is more than introducing your puppy to lots of people and animals—it’s also about exposing your puppy to everyday objects and experiences. Teaching your puppy to be comfortable in confined spaces, such as a crate, explores an everyday experience and results in a valuable tool for house training and management.
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HELP DOGS OVERCOME THE FEAR OF OBJECTS

Is your dog afraid of ordinary objects? Does he freeze or try to run away when he sees a bag blowing in the wind? There are many reasons why dogs may be fearful of certain objects, including exposure to something scary during the developmental period, lack of early socialization, or even a negative experience with the object.
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TEACH THE HEEL POSITION


Teaching your dog to heel is not only easy and fun, but it helps encourage your dog to love walking beside you. The heel position is an essential skill for obedience competitions, heelwork to music (canine freestyle), and rally. In this video, KPA CTP Michelle Wieser and her dog Timber demonstrate how to teach the heel position using hand targeting.

Exclusive "how-to" training tips and insights to prepare you for a new year!

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ALL EARS! HOW TO TRAIN YOUR PUPPY TO LISTEN

Do you find yourself repeating instructions to your dog or puppy? Learn how to train a puppy or dog to listen to you the first time and every time.

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HOW TO TEACH LOOSE-LEASH WALKING

Get your dog to walk without pulling! But how? The most asked question at obedience classes and private consultations is "How can I get my dog not to pull on his leash?" Learn how to break the pattern of your dog dragging you down the street!

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The ABCs of Barking

Barking happens for a reason. Sounds obvious, right? It wasn't always obvious, according to applied ethologist Julie Hecht, writing in the spring 2013 issue of The Bark. At the turn of the century, barking was widely thought to be "simply an item on a dog's daily checklist: 'Take a walk, have breakfast, bark.'"

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ClickerExpo is the perfect opportunity for animal training enthusiasts and professionals to improve their skills, keep up with the latest techniques, and learn from world experts in positive reinforcement!

Join us for ClickerExpo LIVE (virtual • 1/27 - 1/29) and ClickerExpo Washington, DC (in-person • 3/17 - 3/19)—two separate experiences with distinct content and formats. Register early for DC and get LIVE free!

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COME FOR THE EDUCATION.
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Work with our animals, learn in our classroom, and engage in meaningful conversation with world-class trainer and teacher, Ken Ramirez. Enjoy a small class size and plenty of fresh air in the stunning 13-acre property at the foothills of Mount Rainier, WA.   
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