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Get Creative & Jazz Up Your Training Through The Effective use of Props with Pamela Johnson

  • Tuesday, April 28, 2015
  • 8:00 PM
  • Wednesday, April 28, 2021
  • 9:30 PM
  • Recorded Webinar


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Presented by Pamela Johnson

CEUs: CCPDT 1.5, IAABC 1.5, PPAB 1.5 

If you compete in canine freestyle or simply just want to teach your dog some fun, entertaining tricks with props, then this webinar is for you. You will learn how to train tricks using cane/platform like props. Jazz up you and your dogs creativity through games that teach your dog to think outside the box using capturing and shaping.

In addition to training your dog to do tricks with props, you will help build your dogs confidence around new objects and have a great time with your dog.

Webinar Objectives

  • Teach your dog to be creative & build confidence
  • 101 Things to do with an object (Creativity)
  • Check it out game (Confidence)
  • Cane Tricks
  • 101 Things to do with a cane
  • Around/Behind
  • Over
  • Paws up
  • Platform Tricks
  • On/Off
  • Duration/Distance/Distractions (using the premack principle)
  • Stationary behaviors (Sit, Down, Pretty, TaDa)
  • Paws up

About The Presenter

Pamela Johnson is a certified professional dog trainer through the CCPDT, is a professional member of the APDT and a member of PPG.

Pamela is a clicker dog trainer and educator in San Diego, California. Pamela began her training career when growing up on a small farm where she trained the family dogs, cats, and horses. She learned about clicker training and behavior modification through reading books, attending Clicker Expos/APDT conferences, watching dog training videos and taking numerous classes with her own dogs. Pamela believes it is important to continue learning throughout ones life and she loves finding new ways to train dogs. Pamela started her own business, Pam's Dog Academy in 2007.

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