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Treatment & Prevention of Dog Aggression: Biting & Fighting

Online course • Accelerate the training of dogs with aggression and reactivity issues.

Learn about dog aggression prevention from veterinarian, animal behaviourist, and dog trainer Dr. Ian Dunbar. 

Split into 30 video lectures, this Udemy course prepares dog owners, dog trainers, and other professionals dealing with canines on how to properly handle reactive and aggressive dogs. 

What is it?

Treatment & Prevention of Dog Aggression: Biting & Fighting is an online course that discusses aggression between two or more fighting dogs or aggression directed towards people. It is a behavioural issue that dog owners must deal with as soon as it emerges since it may lead to more complex problems in the future. Prevention and treatment are needed to minimise dog aggression, and this course teaches ways on how to do them correctly.

Who’s behind it?

Dr. Ian Dunbar, who has a veterinary degree and a doctorate in animal behaviour. He also led the Crucial Concepts in Dog Behavior & Training and Reliability and Games 2-Day Dog Training Workshop courses on Udemy.

How much does the course cost?

The course costs 89.99 USD. 

*Please note these rates are based on currency conversions at the time of writing this post and may fluctuate.

What does the course include?

The course includes 28 video lectures (almost six hours in total), lecture notes, and additional resources. By signing up for the course, students get to recognise early warning signs and address aggression problems before they become serious. Students can also counteract dog aggression through early puppyhood socialisation and handling, and avoid dog reactivity through subliminal bite stimuli and bite inhibition. 

Meanwhile, owners of dogs that already exhibit aggression can learn Differential Classical Conditioning. Commands and training scenarios such as the Jolly Routine are taught to accelerate classical conditioning. Fight/Bite Ratio and Bite Scale are also presented so students can objectively assess the severity of dog fighting and biting.

Why is this course better than other courses?

Close to 13,000 students have reviewed this class and given it an average of 4.8 stars. Anyone dealing with reactive or aggressive dogs can learn great advice and valuable techniques from this Udemy course. Additionally, these videos are helpful for online learners who aren’t keen on reading.

Where can I get it?

Get more information on the course here.

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