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.)
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).
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, 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.
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.
In spring 2019, Maddisen-Leigh Phelan, KPA CTP, and her border collie Rev were finalists in Facebook’s World’s Most Amazing Dog competition. The only Canadians in the nine-episode series, Maddisen and Rev were among the top three finalists of the exciting competition. With 1,000+ initial video submissions received from dogs and owners worldwide, achieving the level of success and popularity on the show that they did is an incredible accomplishment for Maddisen and Rev.
Karen Pryor Academy (KPA) faculty member Laura VanArendonk Baugh will lead upcoming KPA Dog Trainer Professional (DTP) programs in Washington, DC (application deadline July 8, 2019) and in Rochester Hills, Michigan (application deadline July 12, 2019) . Find out more about the DTP program or apply to a course with Laura VanArendonk Baugh.
Michelle Mullins is the owner of and Director of Training at Honest To Dog, LLC. She provides private, in-home training, focusing on vet/grooming tasks as well as on reactive and aggressive dogs. Michelle is also an animal handler on photo and video sets! Her emphasis is always on the dog’s emotional experience. Since completing the KPA Dog Trainer Professional program in X, Michelle has worked even more steadily at her mission to show that “education is the best way to promote change.” In this interview, we ask Michelle what it means to her to be a KPA CTP.
Karen Pryor Academy (KPA) faculty member Shelly Brouwer will lead a KPA Dog Trainer Professional (DTP) National program in Boulder, Colorado (application deadline 11/28/18). Learn more about the DTP program or apply to Boulder.
In this interview, Shelly shares highlights from her own training career.
Karen Pryor Academy (KPA) faculty member Emma Parsons led KPA Dog Trainer Professional (DTP) programs in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and Franklin, Massachusetts. Find out more about the DTP program or apply to a course with Emma Parsons.
In this interview, Emma talks about her own clicker training history and her involvement with Karen Pryor Academy.