CEU Event: Canine Enrichment and Affective State with Shay Kelly MSc.

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.


Enrichment isn't just a puzzle ball! Dog trainers and behaviorists have countless ways to help dogs live more fulfilling, interesting lives using enrichment activities like snuffle mats, treat treasure hunts, animal odors, play with other dogs, food puzzles, and a lot more. Which sort is best for dogs, and why? This webinar delves into emotions and enrichment from a juicy science perspective. Shay Kelly from the UK is one of the world's top experts on enrichment and his lecture will dig into the needs met by enrichment activities and explore some of the science on their effect on dogs. He'll be sharing his research on how enrichment influences affect, the emotional experience of dogs. Suitable for pet owners, trainers, behaviorists, shelter workers and anyone looking to expand your knowledge and skills to support dogs. Deep Dive into the Elements of Enrichment and learn how to make space for them to come together naturally. Explore the mechanics of Food Based Enrichment. Is it frustrating for a hungry dog? Is it Cruel? Does it mask the real relationship you have with your dog? Discover what is meant by the Affective State, its complex terminology and the Circumplex Model of Affect. Come away with a full understanding of the relationship between Affective State and Enrichment.

Sponsor:Empowered Animals LLC
Speaker(s):Shay Kelly

Contact: Grisha Stewart
 Email: info@grishastewart.com
 Phone: 682-200
 Web: https://school.grishastewart.com/courses/shayenrichment