Title: Understanding and Preventing Canine Aggression
When: 04/28/2013 at 09:00 to 04/28/2013 at 15:00
Where: Embassy Suites - Kansas City Airport
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This is a one-day seminar on Understanding and Preventing Canine Aggression. It is targeted primarily at veterinarians and veterinary technicians, and has been approved by the American Association of Veterinary State Boards for six hours of continuing education credit for veterinarians and veterinary technicians. This program will be of great value, as well, to certified professional dog trainers.
The instructor is Julie Shaw, RVT, KPA-CTP, VTS (Behavior). She is a veterinary technician specialist, recognizing her expertise in small animal behavior within the veterinary profession. Julie Shaw is the Senior Animal Behavior Technologist at the Purdue University Animal Behavior Clinic in South Bend, Indiana. She is a charter member of the Society of Veterinary Behavior Technicians and Past President of the Academy of Veterinary Behavior Technicians. Ms. Shaw is the section Editor for Veterinary Technician journal and also a faculty member of the Karen Pryor Academy for Animal Training and Behavior. She is also the Editor of the textbook: Animal Behavior for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses, published by Blackwell Publishing.
Julie is a popular national and international speaker on problem prevention, practical application of behavior modification techniques and a variety of other companion animal behavior related topics. She was the recipient of the North American Veterinary Conference 2006 Veterinary Technician Speaker of the Year Award and was named the 2007 NAVC Mara Memorial Lecturer of the year for her accomplishments and leadership in the veterinary technician profession and co-received the 2008 Society of Veterinary Behavior Technicians research award. She was also recognized as the Veterinary Technician Speaker of the Year for the 2009 Western Veterinary Conference.