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  • Course , Training

    Training Stacking for the Show Ring

    This course will teach you how to train your dog to be hand stacked and to free stack for the show ring.

    Course will cover how to train hand stacking and free stacking, as well as how to train the dog to hold the position.

    Whether you are training an adult or a new wiggly puppy, this course will get your dog …

  • Course , Training

    An Introduction to Positive Training

    This FREE course will help students to learn and understand what positive reinforcement training is, how it works and how to apply it.

  • Course , Training

    From Shy to Showy

    This course is based on Vicki’s exclusive From Shy to Showy program which shows people how to help their shy or fearful show dogs. From Shy to Showy is a book, webinar and workshop that has been presented from coast to coast bringing people success with their sensitive show dogs.

  • Course , Specialty

    Correcting Pacing in Show Dogs

    In this course we will look at what causes pacing in show dogs and how to correct this movement issue.

  • Course , Training

    Problem Solving Show Dog Issues

    Have you ever wondered how to problem solve a training or behavior issue with a dog without a specific recipe? In this course you will gain the knowledge of how to determine the cause of a behavior issue and how to design a training plan to correct it. Using science-based training methods and proven animal learning theory techniques this course …

  • Course , Training

    Teaching Conformation

    This course is intended for professional trainers who are interested in adding conformation training to their service offerings. Focus will be on what show dogs need to learn, how to support show dog clients in basic training classes and how to build a solid conformation class training plan.

  • Course , Training

    Training Gaiting for the Show Ring

    This course will teach you everything you need to know about how to train your dog to correctly gait in the show ring.

    You will also learn the best pace and position at which to move your dog. You will learn about different types of equipment and how hand position, collar position, speed and more affect your dog’s movement …

  • Course , Training

    Training Your Toy Show Dog

    Whether you have your first toy show dog or have been showing toys for years, you will get something from this course. This course will not only cover toy dogs and what this means as a group, but helpful hints on training and handling toy dogs as well as information on useful tools and techniques.

  • Course , Michele Pouliot

    An Introduction to Effective Clicker Training Skills

    This course provides an introduction to Clicker Training Skills with a focus on teaching foundation skills for puppies and adult dogs that will be competing in the show ring. Included is the effective use of raised platforms as a tool to prompt an enthusiastic stand pose and developing duration holding of that stand.

    Goals for this course are:

    1. Learning effective Clicker …
  • Specialized , Training

    Help for Your Reactive Dog with Chelsea Murray Webinar Recording

    Learn how to make the best use of your stacking box!

    This webinar will focus on teaching people how to use stacking boxes, platforms and steps for training their show dogs. Instructor Vicki Ronchette has spent the last decade working on different ways to utilize these helpful props.

    You will learn how the boxes are made and alternatives if you do not …

  • Andrea Stone , Course

    Consent to Care: Trouble-Free Nail Trims

    In this course we will show you how to get trouble-free nail trims with your dog. By teaching them to consent we can build the trust needed for them to actively participate in what is often a very unpleasant task for both you and your dog. There is no reason for this to be a major chore.

  • Course , Jenna Bullis

    Cooperative Grooming

    Whether your dog is big dog or small, long or short-coated, all dogs need some kind of grooming in their lives.  Show dogs in particular must be regularly bathed, nails trimmed, teeth brushed or cleaned in order to present their best selves to the judge in the show ring. In this course you will learn tips and techniques from equipment …