Helping Dogs in Difficulties (Virtual Seminar) with Clive Wynne, PhD
February 20, 2021
Over 70 million dogs live in people’s homes in the United States and, for the most part, they get along very well. Sometimes, however, problems develop and these can lead to a breakdown in the dog-human relationship. Clive Wynne will introduce some basic principles of applied behavior analysis and show how they can be deployed to help dogs in the animal shelter and the home.
Dog is Love, Wolf is Wild (Virtual Seminar) with Clive Wynne, PhD
May 01, 2021
In this virtual seminar, Clive Wynne will discuss the latest discoveries in canine science and will explore why wolves and dogs are distinctly different across many realms. Participants will gain an appreciation of how a dog’s heart (capacity for affection) rather than its smarts made it so successful in a human-dominated world.
Entraîner sans devoir être Alpha with Jean Lessard
May 21-23, 2021
(Please note: this seminar will be entirely in French)
Venez vous joindre au Wolf Park alors que nous accueillons Jean Lessard MCP (CDT), auteur, conférencier, éducateur canin canadien de renom, dans notre série annuelle de séminaires! Dans ce séminaire de 3 jours, Jean discutera des mythes, légendes et fausses croyances entourant les loups et les chiens, et des principales différences entre eux.
Behavior Buzz: Special Topics with Susan Friedman, PhD
June 12-13, 2021
Join Dr. Susan Friedman, world-renowned animal behaviorist, for a series of special topic presentations. You will dive in-depth into subjects like errorless learning and emotions. Lectures will be complemented by training demonstrations from Wolf Park staff and ambassador animals.
Applied Ethology & Family Dog Mediation Professional Certificate Course –
The L.E.G.S.® of the 21st Century Dog with Kim Brophey, CDBC, CPDT-KA, FDM
August 4 – 8, 2021
This full certificate course in Applied Ethology and Family Dog Mediation provides a thorough scientific examination of the intersection of canine and human evolution, welfare, behavior, and relationship in the modern world – filling in a critical information and credential gap for dog behavior professionals in the industry.
“Unleash” Your Dog’s Personality Through Play! with Beth Duman, CPDT
November 6-7, 2021
Whether you are a seasoned trainer or just in love with your family pet, this workshop will take you to the next level of on your training journey. In this hands-on weekend you will learn and practice games with a variety of dogs and, of course, learn from Wolf Park’s ambassador animals. Veterinarian Chris Albert will update us on de-stressing vet visits.