Title: Puppy Socialization - the Right Way!
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Teaching proper puppy socialization is critical. Puppies are very impressionable and quick to develop fears. A good start is extremely valuable, while a mediocre or bad start can set a dog down a path toward the shelter or euthanasia. Well-meaning novice trainers can do more harm than good, if they don\'t understand this delicate time in a dog\'s life. Get tips for running a good puppy class, discover ways to encourage owners to socialize outside of class, learn about developmental stages in dogs, and learn effective ways to promote socialization. Includes a definition of socialization and information on how to use Behavior Adjustment Training (BAT) with puppies.
Sponsor: Raising Canine, LLC
Speaker(s): Grisha Stewart