C.L.A.S.S. In the Media
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Source: Mohawk Territory of Akwesasne
"To be honest, I never thought of working with animals until we brought home Kratos," said Brant Garrow who recently passed his Canine Life and Social Skills B.A. for Dogs evaluation with his 10 month old male Boxer puppy Kratos.
Shannoncourt Trainer Kendra MacKinnon, APDT, and Registered C.L.A.S.S. evaluator, has evaluated and passed six-dogs with the C.L.A.S.S. B.A. for Dogs™, two-dogs with the C.L.A.S.S. M.A. for Dogs™, and one-dog with the C.L.A.S.S. Ph.D for Dogs™ designations.
Another Canine Life and Social Skills (C.L.A.S.S.) milestone was achieved on Feb. 22, 2012 as Kyrie Ransom and her dog Grey, a 17-month old German Shepherd from a working line, were the first students from a First Nations territory in both the United States and Canada to gain their ‘C.L.A.S.S. B.A. with Honors for Dogs’ certification.
Source: Canine Behavioural School
“It is particularly pleasing that Pippa gained her title as she was a rescue from death's door..."
Authorities at the Gwinnett County Animal Shelter say a concerted effort to make improvements at the shelter is bearing fruit.
Volunteers and staff training Gwinnett’s strays and abandoned dogs to make them into well-trained, adoptable pets.
Source: Networked Blogs
Why C.L.A.S.S.? My task force set out to first identify what owners thought were the most important real life skills their dogs needed to have.
Source: Pet Life Radio
Join DSPN host Laurie Williams and her guests, Mychelle Blake, CEO and Ann Allums of the Association of Professional Dog Trainers (APDT) as they discuss C.L.A.S.S. (Canine Life and Social Skills), its new and innovative educational dog training program.
Source: Dog Channel
The Association of Professional Dog Trainers has launched a new program to educate dog owners on basic pet training and obedience.
Developed by the Association of Pet Dog Trainers (APDT) based on input from both dog owners and non-dog owners, shelter workers, and professional dog trainers, C.L.A.S.S. benefits pet owners, dogs, and everyone in the community!
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