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Title: Dog%20behaviorist


1
Dog behaviorist
  • Into Wags
  • Turning Whimpers

2
Dog Behavior therapy defined
  • Dog behavior therapy focuses on the behaviors or
    expressed attitudes of the dog.
  • Then dog behaviorist modify the dogs problem
    behavior into a more suitable and content manner.

3
What types of dog problems do dog behaviorist
encounter?
  • Anti -Social behavior - Towards Dogs, Humans and
    other animals
  • Aggression - Dog to Dog and Dog to Human as well
    as other forms of aggression
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Prey Chasing- including cars, Traffic etc
  • Excessive Territorial behavior
  • Nervous behavior and Phobias
  • Inter- Dog aggression - Break down of
    relationship between dogs in same household
  • Normal but inappropriate behavior that could lead
    to abandonment or relinquishment (and euthanasia)

4
How do dog behaviorist help the dog?
  • Dog behaviorist may go to the dogs house. To
    treat the pooch in its natural environment and
    eliminate any external variables.
  • Dog behaviorist may also bring the dog back to
    their facility among other dogs to help adjust
    them to the pack order. The pack order is the dog
    following his/her leader.

5
What will help a dog?
  • It Depends on the problem.
  • For canines suffering from separation anxiety,
    there are multiple ways to help
  • Do Not Punish the dog, as this will only further
    anxiety.
  • Never make a fuss when one leaves or comes back
    home.
  • Make the dogs feel comfortable by themselves. You
    can do this with special treats or toys left out
    only when they are left alone.

6
What is it like being a dog behaviorist?
  • Great Side
  • Hardwork, but worth it side
  • Being self employed and running your own
    business.
  • Working with dogs and people
  • Improving the dogs quality of life as well as
    the humans quality of life.
  • Long hours Average day is from 7am to 9pm
  • Working 7 days a week to fit in all the clients
  • Seeing some dogs in a very unsuitable environment

7
This sounds great! How can I become a dog
behaviorist?
  • To progress in this field you need to have a
    Masters degree and to become very successful or
    TOP DOG, you need a doctorate degree.
  • Some good schools for an education in dog
    behavior therapy are
  • American College of Applied Science
  • Animal Behavior College
  • Compass education
  • Animal Care college
  • Kennel Club (UK)

8
Dog behaviorist help lead troubled pooches to a
happier and brighter future
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