LIVE with Michael Shikashio – Defensive Handling & Dog Aggression Seminar

Harmony Animal Training & Behaviour is so pleased to host world-renowned dog aggression expert Michael Shikashio, CDBC, to the west coast of Canada for an unbelievable two-day seminar delving into all things defensive handling and dog aggression!

We invite you to spend the weekend with us in Langley, BC learning and networking with other dog professionals!

 

DATES: Saturday, June 8, 2024 and Sunday, June 9, 2024
TIMES: 9am to 5pm each day (1.25 hour break midday for lunch)

LOCATION: Willoughby Community Hall – 20809 83rd Avenue, Langley, BC
PARKING: Limited parking on-site (about 30 spaces). You are highly encouraged to carpool or take transit!
LUNCH: There will be a 1.25 hour lunch break each day, as lunch will be on your own. There are numerous eatery options available nearby. Beverages and light snacks will be available on site throughout the day.

CEUs: CEUs are pending from CCPDT, KPA, and IAABC.

Saturday

  • Understanding and Working With Dog Aggression
  • Precursors to Aggression – Dog Body Language
  • Dog to Human Aggression Cases: Behaviour Change in Action
  • Staying Safe in Aggression Cases

Sunday

  • Prognosis and Realistic Goal Setting in Aggression Cases
  • Client Consulting
  • Resource Guarding
  • Intra-Household Dog to Dog Aggression
  • Avoiding the Bitey End of the Dog
  • How to Safely Break Up a Dog Fight

VIP dinner with Mike!

Join us for a group dinner on Saturday evening from 7pm to 9pm. Seats are limited to a maximum of 30 people. Please indicate your interest during the registration process. Official details and sign up will be finalized closer to the event.

Interested in attending this seminar for FREE? If you are local to Langley, BC and can COMMIT to early mornings (estimated 7am on Saturday; 8am on Sunday) and later evenings (estimated 6pm on Saturday; 7pm on Sunday) to help set up/take down/prep/clean/etc., you’ll be REFUNDED your FULL conference fee! Please indicate your interest during the registration process. Official details and confirmation will be finalized closer to the event. We can’t host this seminar without volunteers! 🙂

About Michael Shikashio, CDBC

Michael Shikashio, CDBC, is the founder of AggressiveDog.com and focuses on teaching other professionals from around the world on how to successfully work aggression cases. He is a five-term president of the International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants (IAABC) and was the Association of Professional Dog Trainers (APDT) Member of the Year in 2020.

Michael is sought after for his expert opinion by numerous media outlets, including the New York Times, New York Post, Fox News, The List TV, Baltimore Sun, WebMD, Women’s Health Magazine, Real Simple Magazine, SiriusXM Radio, The Chronicle of the Dog, and Steve Dale’s Pet World. He also hosts the popular podcast show “The Bitey End of the Dog” where he chats with the foremost experts on dog aggression.

He has been a featured keynote speaker at conferences, universities, and seminars in more than 200 cities and 14 different countries around the world, and offers a variety of educational opportunities on the topic of canine aggression, including the Aggression in Dogs Master Course and the annual Aggression in Dogs Conference. 

LIVE with Michael Shikashio

$ 350 Early Bird Rate +GST
  • SCHEDULE:

    SATURDAY, JUNE 8 & SUNDAY, JUNE 9, 2024
    9AM - 5PM

    WILLOUGHBY COMMUNITY HALL
    20809 83rd AVENUE, LANGLEY, BC

    $350 + GST EARLY BIRD RATE UNTIL FEBRUARY 18, 2024
    $450 + GST REGULAR RATE AFTER FEBRUARY 18, 2024