At The Learned Dog, we strongly believe in education!


Certifications & Courses

Certificate in Training & Counselling (CTC) - Honours Graduate, Jean Donaldson, The Academy for Dog Trainers, 2014-2016

Premiers soins pour animaux, Sylvie Morand, Ambulance Saint-Jean, 2016

Fear Free Certification Program, Janice Trumpeter, DVM, 2016

Maternelle & socialisation pour les chiots, Simonne Raffa, De Main De Maître, 2017​

Certified Professional Dog Trainer – Knowledge Assessed (CPDT-KA), Brad Phifer, CBCC-KA, CPDT-KSA, 2017

Certificate of Separation Anxiety Training (CSAT), Malena DeMartini, 2017

Fear Free Foundation for Kittens and Puppies, Marty Becker, DVM, 2017

Home Alone: Treating Separation Anxiety – Nancy Tucker, CDBC, CPDT-KA, Fenzi Dog Sports Academy, 2017

Fear Free Animal Trainer Certification Program, Marty Becker, DVM, 2017

Nailed It! A Course in Canine Care, Lori Nanan, CTC, CPDT-KA for, 2018

Dog separation Anxiety – Mission: Possible! – Malena De Martini for, 2018

Certified Behavior Consultant Canin – Knowledge Assessed (CBCC-KA), Ruth E. LaRocque, CPDT-KA, CBCC-KA, 2018

Membre du Regroupement Québécois des Intervenants en Éducation Canine (RQIEC), 2019

Elite Fear Free Certification, Marty Becker, DVM, 2019

Seminars & Workshops

Shaping the Future: A Conversation About Canine Behavior , Animal Rescue League of Boston, Boston, MA, 2012

Langage corporel, Zuzia Kubica, Cœur Canin, Montréal, QC, 2012

Reinforcement Strategies: How to use non-food reinforcers effectively – Handling Animal Mistakes – Problems Solving & Handling Aggression – Social Animals: Working with more than one Animal – Recipe for becoming a Top Trainer, Ken Ramirez, Montréal, QC, 2014

Living with and training Fearful Dogs, Debbie Jacobs, Bensalem, PA, 2016

Do As I Do, Dre Claudia Fugazza, Montréal, QC, 2016

Prévention et résolution de l'anxiété de séparation chez le chien, Coline Guérin, De Main De Maître, Montréal, QC, 2016

Concepts avancés & structure en entraînement, Simonne Raffa, De Main De Maître, Montréal, QC, 2016

Mission Possible!, Malena DeMartini, Bensalem, PA, 2017

Force-Free Educational Summit, The Pet Professional Guild, Orlando, FL, 2017

Workshop at Best Friends Animal Sanctuary, The Pet Professional Guild, Kanab, UT, 2018

Care to Share? Rethinking Resource Guarding for Shelters and Rescues – Robyn Rittmaster, CTC, CPDT-KA, Ottawa Humane Society, Bravo Fido, Montréal, QC, 2018

The Emotional World of Dogs: New Insights into Behavior and Training – Daniel Mills, The Academy for Dog Trainers, Bensalem, PA, 2018

Cinq jours au Québec! – Chirag Patel, BSc (Hons), PGCert (CAB), CPBC, DipCABT, Québec, QC, 2018

Rôle de la pharmacologie en intervention comportementale – Dr. Joël Dehasse, vétérinaire comportementaliste, Azca, Montréal, QC, 2018

Abnormal Repetitive Behaviours  Lara Joseph, De Main De Maître, Montréal, QC, 2019

Au-delà des comportements apparents : les processus internes – Simon Gadbois, PhD, Montréal, QC, 2019

Animal Behaviour Science SymposiumBritish Columbia Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (BC SPCA), Vancouver, BC, 2019

Entraînement aux soins animaliers (ESAAP) – Art au Poil, Montréal, QC, 2019

Webinars & Videos

Negative Punishment, Negative Reinforcement and the Humane Hierarchy, Jean Donaldson, The Pet Professional Guild, 2016

Muzzle Up! Dispelling the stigma of dogs wearing muzzles, Maureen Backman, MS, CTC, PCT-A, 2016

Managing Multiple Dogs, Kathy Sdao, M.A., The Pet Professional Guild, 2016

Less Reactive, More Responsive: A mindful approach to behavior modification, Maureen Backman, MS, CTC, PCT-A, 2016

Empowered Life, Benjamin Bonhomme, 2017

Biais Cognitifs, illogismes et persuasion!, Simonne Raffa, 2018

Managing Dogs in a Group Setting, Kathy Sdao, M.A., The Academy for Dog Trainers, 2018

Preparing for Baby – Nancy Tucker, CDBC, CPDT-KA, Fenzi Dog Sports Academy, 2018

How Should I Say This  Nancy Tucker, CDBC, CPDT-KA, Fenzi Dog Sports Academy, 2019

Train at the Next Level - Training Problems – Jean Donaldson, RQIEC, 2019

There’s No Place Like Home: Easing the Transition to Inside Life for Outside Dogs – Kristi Benson, CTC, The Pet Professional Guild, 2019

Practical Premack – Kathy Sdao, M.A., Fenzi Dog Sports Academy, 2019

Dogs That Guard Their Owner – Michael Shikashio, CDBC, Fenzi Dog Sports Academy, 2020

Claudine Prud'homme, CTC, CSAT, CPDT-KA, CBCC-KA

Montréal, Québec

Crédits photos : Chantal Lévesque Photo

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