KPA CTP’s Dog-Enrichment School Gets the Spotlight in Asia

Julie Gordon All, News & Events, People, Uncategorized

KPA CTP Joy Chia and her dog-enrichment school appear in a recent (March 21,2021) Channel News Asia (CNA) online article, and accompanying video, about the Ponggol Seventeenth Avenue neighborhood in Singapore. Joy offers well-supervised excursions, games, dog sports, and enrichment lessons for her canine students, including lessons focused on musical instruments, art, and reading. Read the article. Watch the video.

Ken MacLeod: KPA CTP, Newsmaker, and Set Designer for Television

Julie Gordon All, News & Events, People, Uncategorized

Ken MacLeod, KPA CTP, has been a newsmaker in recent months. Profiled in Modern Dog magazine and featured on the Oh Behave! podcast on Pet Life Radio, Ken has a training business, My Positive Pup, in New Jersey—and beloved dogs of his own! Demand for his training services, including virtual instruction, has increased dramatically over the past year, as many individuals and families acquired dogs during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Karen Pryor Academy Expands into Korea

Julie Gordon All, News & Events, People, Uncategorized

Waltham, March 22, 2021—Karen Pryor Academy (KPA) is pleased to announce that its Dog Trainer Foundations and Dog Trainer Foundations Immersion courses are now available in Korean, with teaching support provided by Korea-based KPA Certified Training Partners (CTPs). Led by KPA CTP Alex Lee, KPA Country Manager for Korea, and his trainer-education team, these courses make it easier for anyone to learn modern positive training methods to improve their relationship with their dog.

Interview with Bobbie Lyons

Julie Gordon All, People

Karen Pryor Academy (KPA) faculty member Alexis Davison will lead KPA Dog Trainer Professional (DTP) programs in Sydney, Australia (application deadline 1/25/21) and Adelaide, Australia (application deadline 5/5/21).

KPA Faculty Member on Chicago TV

Julie Gordon All, News & Events, People, Uncategorized

KPA faculty member Laura Monaco Torelli was featured recently on FOX 32 Chicago where she offered advice on how to help pets get adjusted to a new home. Inspired by the recent relocation of President Biden, his family, and the family dogs from their home in Delaware to the White House, Laura discussed how to make moving easier for a pet.

Interview with Jen Biglan

Julie Gordon All, People

Karen Pryor Academy (KPA) faculty member Jen Biglan will lead the KPA Dog Trainer Professional (DTP) program in Dublin (East Bay), CA. (Application deadline March 5, 2021. Apply before January 5, 2021 and save $200.)

Interview with Alexis Davison

Julie Gordon All, People

Karen Pryor Academy (KPA) faculty member Alexis Davison will lead KPA Dog Trainer Professional (DTP) programs in Sydney, Australia (application deadline 1/25/21) and Adelaide, Australia (application deadline 5/5/21).

Karen Pryor Academy Announces Five New Faculty Members

Julie Gordon All, News & Events, People, Uncategorized

Waltham, MA, September 9, 2020—Karen Pryor Academy (KPA) is pleased to welcome five new faculty members to its world-renowned Dog Trainer Professional program (DTP). Jen Biglan, Bobbie Lyons, Juliana Willems, Kiki Yablon, and Andre Yeu have joined the KPA faculty, making it more convenient for dog trainers to receive top-notch education and certification from the leader in positive reinforcement training.

Linda Ryan Earns ASAB CCAB Status

Julie Gordon All, News & Events, People

Linda Ryan, one of the first graduates of the Karen Pryor Academy (KPA) Dog Trainer Professional (DTP) program from the United Kingdom and now a KPA faculty member, recently attained accredited Certified Clinical Animal Behaviourist (CCAB) status from the Association for the Study of Animal Behaviour (ASAB). Recognized by the U. K.’s leading professional society for the study of animal behaviour as a CCAB for both felines and canines, Linda adds this certification to her other attainments and accomplishments.

Interview with Laurie Luck

Julie Gordon All, Homepage blog, People

Karen Pryor Academy (KPA) faculty member Laurie Luck will lead KPA Dog Trainer Professional (DTP) program in St Louis, (application deadline 06/01/2018). Learn more about the DTP program or apply to this course in St. Louis.