Sensible Behavior Practices for the Veterinary Professional
Earn 8 RACE CE hours in this 100% online course taught by the co-developer of Purdue DOGS! and vet tech, Catherine Comden, CPDT-KA.
Are you a veterinary professional interested in behavior? Have you ever wondered how to reduce your patients’ fearfulness during visits to your clinic? Ever thought about starting puppy or kitten classes? This fun and comprehensive tour through important behavior topics will get your education in behavior off to a great start.
We’ll cover canine body language in depth as it is the key to understanding and modifying fear and aggression in the veterinary clinic.
We’ll discuss husbandry and examination training so that you can teach staff and pet owners how to desensitize pets to common procedures like scale-loading, nail trims, vaccinations and blood draws.
Common dog training and enrichment products will be explored with recommendations about retail sales boosters to enhance your clinic’s overall profit line.
There’s a new trend in canine training practices and we’ll educate you about how to bring the best of positive reinforcement training to your clients with ease, including free, customizable handouts for your clients.
Puppies and kittens get a lesson all their own – and we’ll give you tips and resources for starting your clinic’s puppy and kitten classes to make the most of sensitive developmental periods.
Common canine behavioral problems are usually pretty easy to solve if you have the right answers. We’ll cover the best practices for educating your owners on how to get annoying behaviors to stop.
Finally, we’ll discuss the differences between behaviorists, behavior counselors, dog trainers and all those certification abbreviations and what they mean, with recommendations on finding great referral sources in your area. In short, this course will prepare you to be a sensible and practical behavior resource for your patients and pet parents.
Learn more and register here: http://e-trainingfordogs.com/2015/04/dog-behavior-for-veterinary-profess...
This program is approved by the AAVSB RACE to offer a total of 8.00 CE Credits (8.00 max) being available to any one veterinarian: and/or 8.00 Veterinary Technician CE Credits (8.00 max). This RACE approval is for the subject matter categorie(s) of: Category Three: Non-Scientific-Practice Management/Professional Development using the delivery method(s) of: Non-Interactive-Distance. This approval is valid in jurisdictions which recognize AAVSB RACE; however, participants are responsible for ascertaining each board’s CE requirements.
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