CEU Event: Top 5 low Stress Handling Techniques to use in Practice

When: Ongoing
Where: Online


CPDT-KSA Knowledge: 0.00
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.


This presentation will feature the top five Low-Stress Handling™ techniques to reduce fear, force, and pain when handling dogs in a care setting. These are techniques the presenter has used in practice and has shared with many other veterinary professionals. The techniques are from the textbook "Low-Stress Handling, Restraint and Behavior Modification of Dogs and Cats" by Dr. Sophia Yin. Actual handling videos from clinical examinations, with an emphasis on technique, will be provided. Learning Objectives: Know the top five low-stress handling techniques and how they will help you manage the majority of your cases. Learn through actual exam videos the importance of timing, hand and body placement to reduce fear and pain and avoid the use of force. Understand how to recognize underlying fear before reaching a dog’s threshold for aggression. Be able to start using these techniques immediately.

Sponsor:Pet Professional Guild
Speaker(s):Dr. Sally Foote

Contact: Sharon Nettles
 Email: membershipcoordinator@petprofessionalguild.com
 Phone: 844-462-6473
 Web: https://petprofessionalguild.com/event-2934835