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Title: The Dominance Myth: Fearfulness, Reactivity & Aggression in Dogs

When: 06/21/2014 at 09:30 to 06/21/2014 at 17:30

Where: Capital Area Humane Society

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CPDT-KA:6CBCC-KA:0
CPDT-KSA Knowledge:6CBCC-KSA Knowledge:0
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Description


Dr. Dunbar was an integral part of the longest research project ever conducted on dog behavior: a 30-year long Yale / UC Berkeley study that radically changed our understanding of how dogs learn and how they can be trained. Many of the findings had powerful practical applications, particularly for the treatment of fearfulness, reactivity and aggression. This seminar will offer insights into the development of social hierarchies, informed by scientific research and decades of dog training experience. With a better understanding of how dogs develop stable social relationships, we can move beyond unfounded notions of “dominance” and the provocation of physical punishment and get to the real work of preventing and resolving fearfulness, reactivity and aggression towards other dogs and people. Topics include: - The complex nature of canine social structure and the debunking of the

Sponsor: Paws N Effect (co-sponsored by Refined K9)

Speaker(s): Dr. Ian Dunbar PhD BvetMed MRCVS


Contact: Jamie Dunbar
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 Phone: 800 784 5531
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Venue


Capital Area Humane Society
3015 Scioto Darby Executive Court

Hilliard, OH 43026
United States
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