Positive Reinforcement Associations/Continuing Ed
APDT is a professional organization of individual trainers who are committed to becoming better trainers through education. The APDT offers individual pet dog trainers a respected and concerted voice in the dog world. APDT promotes professional trainers to the veterinary profession and increases public awareness of dog-friendly training techniques.
The CCPDT is an international testing and certification program for professional pet dog trainers. The CCPDT's certification program is based on humane training practices and the latest scientific knowledge related to dog training. Competence and continued growth in training practices is promoted through the re-certification of qualified professionals.
Narnia continues to host seminars for dog trainers and others looking to advance their knowledge of dog and animal behavior.
For help starting a new dog business
Trish King and Tricia Breen's new website.
Grisha Stewart's training center
Kathy Sdao's site
Find our preview clips all in one place
A large selection of free short training videos provided by Emily Larlham
Same concept as the first channel but Emily has a little more fun
Another great resource for free short training videos provided by Pam Johnson
Dr. Ian Dunbar's blog loaded with training materials and news.
Associations Accepting All Training Styles
International Association of Canine Professionals