Cambridge Institute of Dog Behaviour & Training

CIDBT 5003W Dog on Person Aggression

This workshop can be attended as a ‘stand-alone’ course, thereby allowing you to enjoy and learn from the workshop without the academic (written / research) work prior to attendance. After completing the workshop you will be awarded a Certificate of Attendance. Our courses are designed so that the learners who attend the workshop are not disadvantaged by not completing prior Home Study.

This is a two-day workshop looking at dog aggression towards people from a Canine Behavior Practitioner’s perspective. We aim to make the weekend as full, informative and interactive as possible.

Largely film led, you will get to observe on film Canine Behaviour Consultations concerning a dogs aggression towards people along with relevant temperament testing and reformation techniques.

You will

  • Discover some of the different elements that can act as triggers for dog on person aggression.
  • Learn about types of aggression
  • Discover causes and compounding factors of dog aggression
  • Understand how the owner’s situation/location and family circumstances may contribute to the development of dog on person aggression.
  • Discuss the importance of training strategies in the home and moreover public areas/ parks.
  • Discuss the range of solutions that rehabilitate or manage such dog types and ramifications thereof.
  • Understand the law relating to working with aggressive dogs.
    Look at personal safety and management techniques.

We generally conclude the weekend by meeting a client along with their dog and have the opportunity to develop and conduct a behaviour consultation including information gathering, temperament testing and devising practical solutions. No dogs are required for this workshop.

The venue for this workshop is at The King’s Hotel (See ‘Workshop Date’ below) The course cost is NOT inclusive of accommodation, if you would like to book a room at the hotel please contact your tutor who may be able to get preferential rates.

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Tutor for this Course

Ross McCarthy

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