CEU Event: Perfect Puppy for the Modern World

When: Ongoing
Where: Online


*CPDT-KA: 1.5 *CBCC-KA: 1
CPDT-KSA Knowledge: 1.50
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 new course takes the learner through the developmental stages that shape a dog’s behavior from before birth until they enter the new home. The true definition of socialization is outlined including how to best prepare a puppy for the modern world through the socialization process. Normal and abnormal behaviors are discussed including early intervention and problem solving to reduce escalation of these behaviors. An introduction the benefits of Puppy Kindergarten classes is including along with an explanation of Learning Theory terminology and trainer selection. Finally, cooperative veterinary care, consent, and voluntary start behaviors are introduced with the goal of education and early intervention.

Sponsor:CattleDog Publishing
Speaker(s):Christine D. Calder, DVM, DACVB

Contact: CattleDog Publishing
 Email: support@lowstresshandling.com
 Phone: 530-757-2383
 Web: https://cattledogpublishing.com/