CEU Event: Defensive Dog Handling

When: Ongoing
Where: Online


CPDT-KSA Knowledge: 1.00
CPDT-KSA Skills: 0.00

* Courses approved for CBCC-KA CEUs may be applied to a CPDT-KA or CPDT-KSA recertification. Courses approved for CPDT-KA or CPDT-KSA may not be applied to a CBCC-KA recertification.

PLEASE NOTE: CPDT-KA can earn a MAXIMUM of 12 CPDT-KSA Skills CEUS within their 3 year certification period.


Animal welfare professionals who handle dogs safely and effectively reduce aggression and fear, ensuring that fewer bites occur. Learn how to use your own body language to defuse potential aggression in dogs. Attendees will learn how to effectively use common types of dog handling equipment found in a shelter setting. Handling topics include: How to hold and use a leash effectively when a dog is pulling or being shy or aggressive Ways to use a leash safely and defensively, including using a noose leash correctly when a dog may be aggressive. This free, 60-minute webinar is geared towards animal shelter staff/volunteers and veterinary staff. It is also useful for dog trainers, daycare owners and groomers.

Speaker(s):Trish Loehr, CPDT

Contact: ASPCApro
 Email: aspcalearning@aspca.org
 Phone: 301-829-2657
 Web: http://aspcapro.org/webinar/2012-05-10-040000/defensive-dog-handling