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#iSpeakDog Campaign Aims to Bridge the Communication Gap Between People and Their Dogs
Mar 25, 2017
Global Educational Campaign and Website Launch the Week of March 27, 2017

Pet Professional Guild publishes open letter to pet industry associations on the use of shock
Mar 06, 2017
Calls on organizations representing pet professionals to drive significant change by publicly saying "no" to any training technique that causes pain or fear

Pet Professional Guild Releases Schedule, Opens Registration for 2017 Summit
Jan 31, 2017
Educational summit in Orlando, Florida will feature a wide range of renowned speakers, hands-on labs, academic sessions with new PhD presenters, package and payment options, plus an event app to keep registrants up-to-date

Pet Professional Guild announces scholarship program for members to further force-free education
Jan 17, 2017
Eligible candidates can apply for educational opportunities that support PPG's stance on avoiding the use of aversive methods and equipment in animal care and training

Pet Professional Guild Publishes Open Letter to Veterinarians on Referrals to Training and Behavior Professionals
Jan 16, 2017
The Pet Professional Guild expresses concern that, in an unregulated industry, pet owners may be referred to individuals who do not use scientific protocols or adhere to the premise to do no harm, regardless of credentials

Pet Professional Guild announces new look, innovative educational events for 2017 and 2018
Jan 09, 2017
Conventional annual summit in Orlando, Florida will be supplemented with practical, multi-species behavior and training workshops in Kanab, Utah

Pet Professional Guild releases position statement on pet correction devices
Jan 05, 2017
Focuses on training and pet care equipment that implements a "startle response" to interrupt or prevent a behavior by using fear as a motivator

Pet Professional Guild announces Cat Committee appointments
Dec 17, 2016
PPG aims to provide greater educational resources for feline behavior specialists and cat owners worldwide

Pet Professional Guild Lines Up Canine Behavior Experts for Podcasts on Breed Specific Legislation
Oct 19, 2016
In light of ongoing events in Montreal, PPG podcasts will feature a host of dog training and behavior experts to explain why breed bans are ineffective in reducing frequency of dog bites

Pet Professional Accreditation Board launches new level for canine training technicians
Aug 07, 2016
Board adds Canine Training Technician (Accredited) qualification to reflect practical skills and experience of dog training professionals; special introductory offer waives eligibility fee


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