The class addresses what fear looks like. What are some signs of fear? Does fear always look timid and shying away, or are there other lesser known symptoms of fear? What are some of the common fears? What do you do if a dog has fear? Why is addressing fear so important? Are there ways to address fear in early puppyhood? What are some training and management strategies to address fear? What do you do when training isn't helping? Are there ways to work in conjunction with a veterinarian over fear issues?
Learning Objectives: 1. Recognize even less commonly known signals of canine fear 2. Assess common types of fear that canines display 3. Analyze some ways to address fear in dogs 4. Recognize the importance of management and working with a veterinarian