Take your training—and your training business—to the next level. Join world-renowned trainer Jean Donaldson and the dog pro industry’s top business coach Veronica Boutelle to learn how to improve your case resolution and with it your bottom line. Jean will evaluate treatment approaches and their uses, including newcomers such as CAT and BAT, and Veronica will bust the business myths that plague our industry and keep trainers from making a good living.
Jean Donaldson is a pioneer in the field of positive reinforcement dog training and one of the most respected dog trainers in the world today. As the founder of The San Francisco SPCA Academy for Dog Trainers Jean trained and certified more than 500 professional dog trainers during the program’s decade-long existence.
Jean is a sought-after speaker at training and behavior seminars worldwide. Her first book, The Culture Clash, won numerous awards, including The Dog Writer’s Association of America’s Maxwell Award for the best training and behavior book of the year. The Culture Clash is also the APDT’s number one recommended book for dog trainers.
Jean’s other books include the award-winning MINE! A Guide to Resource Guarding in Dogs, Fight! A Guide to Dog-Dog Aggression, and Oh Behave! Dogs from Pavlov to Premack to Pinker.
dog*tec’s founder Veronica Boutelle has been helping trainers take their businesses to the next level through dog*tec’s business consulting services since 2003. She is the former Director of Behavior & Training at the San Francisco SPCA.
Veronica is the author of How to Run a Dog Business and the co-author of Minding Your Dog Business, writes the business column for APDT’s Chronicle of the Dog , and is a sought-after speaker at conferences and dog training schools across the country.