2017 Chat Chuckle & Share Schedule
Keeper and trainer at Busch Gardens, Emily Cassell is joining us to talk about her Virtual Summit webinar 'Pocket Pets in the Home'. We'll discuss the basics of housing, nutrition, and natural history for a variety of small pets and Emily will dispel some myths about caring for pocket pets such as rabbits, hamsters and guinea pigs.
Dr Nathaniel Hall earned his Ph.D from the University of Florida in 2015. While there, he conducted research working with fruit bats, dogs, and wolves. He continued his studies as a Post Doctoral Scholar at Arizona State University in the Canine Science Collaboratory. We will be chatting to Nathan about his upcoming PPG Summit presentations
Janis Bradley, Director of Communications and Publications National Canine Research Council, will be in the house! Janis is a published author and has trained over 400 professional pet dog trainers at the San Francisco SPCA's Academy for Dog Trainers, and in 2011 founded the Dog Training Internship Academy. Janis will be chatting to us about her upcoming Summit presentations
Pat Miller will be in the house chatting to us about her upcoming Summit presentations: Canine Cognition and Ethical Dilemmas. Pat is the author of The Power of Positive Dog Training (2001), Positive Perspectives (2003), Positive Perspectives 2 (2008), Play With Your Dog (2008), Do Over Dogs (2010), How to Foster Dogs (2013), and Beware of the Dog (2016), and has been training dogs for more than 30 years
Wednesday, August 16th at 4 PM EDT with Dr. Ilana Reisner DVM, PhD, DACVB.
Dr. Ilana Reisner has been a vetrinary behaviorist since the specialty of veterinary behavior was established in 1995. As a veterinary behaviorist, Dr. Reisner has expertise in both normal (though often undesirable) and abnormal behaviors of all companion animal species. We will be chatting to Dr. Reisner about her upcoming presentation at the PPG Summit.
Emily Larlham is joining us to chat about Trick Dogging and how, through trick training, you can learn more about how your dog learns, as well as sharpening your communication and teaching skills! Emily is presenting at the 2017 PPG Summit in Orlando.
We will be chatting to Dr. Sally Foote, the owner and head veterinarian of Okaw Veterinary Clinic in Tuscola, Illinois, about her upcoming Summit presentations: The Top Five Low Stress Handling™ Techniques in the Dog; Threshold Learning - why recognizing the threshold for anxiety for an individual animal is essential for learning and Alternative Therapies - Do they really work?
Ken McCort owns and operates Four Paws training center in Doylestown, Ohio. He has been training animals full time since 1986, working primarily with pet dogs, Ken has also trained over 40 different species of animals for zoological and theme parks worldwide. We will be chatting to Ken about his presentations for the PPG Summit in Orlando and finding out some of the best ways to ensure our pets get along with each other.
PPGBI Special Counsel member, Helen Phillips, owner of the 'Clicker Gundog' Training Centre. will be joining us to chat about her upcoming PPG Summit presentation and teaching gundogs using positive reinforcement.
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PPG Radio will soon be hosting positive, productive and educational debates on an array of industry topics. Listening to and getting involved in debates is a great way to learn. Debates provide an engaging and interactive activity which enhances our ability to structure and organize thoughts on important topics.
We will cover topics such as
- No reward Markers
... and many more.