* Courses approved for CBCC-KA CEUs may be applied to a CPDT-KA recertification. Courses approved for CPDT-KA may not be applied to a CBCC-KA recertification.
This course will teach you about canine communication, play, greetings, conflict resolution behaviors, and puppy social development. Dig into the science of canine social behavior, with an emphasis on dog-to-dog social interactions. Veterinarians, behavior consultants, trainers, groomers, kennel staff, shelter workers, day care staff, pet sitters, dog walkers, and keen guardians will all benefit from this course. This course will help you: - Explain the importance of social relationships between dogs from a scientific perspective - Accurately interpret body language in dogs and understand how body language is linked to emotional states and communication - Describe and understand the stages of puppy development and how development can affect adult behaviors, including the development of problem behaviors - Recognize and interpret play and greeting behaviors in dogs - Describe the functions of conflict and reconciliation behaviors in dogs
Speaker(s):Camille Ward, M.S., M.S., Ph.D., CAAB