CEU Event: Practical Ethology: Breeding Selection and Training Choices

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.


This presentation highlights how breeders/trainers can use classical ethological principles to aid in breeding selection for working traits as well as how classical ethology can be used in analyzing behavior, training issues, and problem solving. Why does one dog go forward while another runs away? Why does one stock dog use body slams and upper body contact while another goes for the legs? Why did a dog suddenly start attacking long bodied, short legged dogs but not small long legged dogs? How does ethology apply to teaching the

Sponsor:Etraining for Dogs
Speaker(s):Chris Redenbach CDBC, CBCC-KA & Monique Udell PhD (moderator)

Contact: Cheryl Asmus
 Email: cheryl@e-trainingfordogs.com
 Phone: 970-231-9965
 Web: http://www.e-trainingfordogs.com/2011/03/ethology-and-canine-behaviour-series/