Our name is all about Canine Education, but really it's all about educating the human, isn't it?
Bring your questions and get your answers! Many of our Masterclasses include fantastic freebies like worksheets, cheatsheets, checklists, guides, and other resources so that you can take the learning on the road.
Can't make it to a live event? No problem - you'll get a recording of the webinar in your inbox very shortly after.
Members get most of these Masterclasses included in their monthly membership fee.
Are you wondering what to prioritise with your puppy? You are not alone. This is the most common question people ask me about their new puppy. If you have a puppy between the ages of 8 and 20 weeks of age and you feel like you need a better roadmap, look no further.
The Importance of Early Puppy Socialisation
Gone are the days of keeping your puppy indoors until they've been fully vaccinated. When we know better, we can do better! Learn how to properly socialise your puppy through safe and gradual exposure, create positive associations, prevent fear and aggression, and build confidence and sociability.
BONUS: Pandemic Puppies - Socialisation during Covid-19
Puppies showing aggression during handling
As a result of the pandemic, we are seeing higher levels of fear, anxiety, and stress in puppies during routine handling by guardians, Vets, technicians, and groomers. Why is this happening and what can we do about it?
Gimme that! Resource Guarding in Dogs
A natural human response to a dog growling is to punish. What good does that do? Will it cause a silent biter? How can we stop a dog from guarding food, objects, spaces and people? Is this a dominance issue?
I'll give you the answers you're looking for so that you can help your family stay safe while modifying this unnerving behaviour challenge.
Lonely, I'm so lonely...
Is your dog destroying your home and furnishings, causing noise complaints with endless barking, and impossible to crate? Do you feel like you've tried everything?
You've scoured the internet for advice, talked to family, friends, and other dog-lovers. The advice you've been given sounded promising but so far, nothing has worked.
You need immediate relief and long-term results.
Grow up, already!
Is your dog suddenly ignoring their recall, refusing their crate, forgetting their training, barking back, and the poster-dog for "selective hearing"?
If you thought dealing with an adolescent human was hard, just wait until you have an adolescent dog! It's adolescence on fast-forward!
Dog Parks: Mindless to Manageable
Let's talk about dog parks! Which dogs are best suited to go to the dog park, what age is appropriate to start, what to look out for, when to leash-up-and-leave, and the best part: play-by-play body language review!
Winter Safety & Holiday Prep for Dogs
We're going to talk about all things blustery. Coats, boots, paw protection, how long is too long on a walk, safety considerations, and more!
ABOUT CARYN LILES, FOUNDER, HEAD TRAINER & BEHAVIOUR COACH
Caryn speaks from the heart, injecting humour and compassion into all her work. She strives to inspire pet owners and pet professionals to take an active role in learning the language of animals and teaching them appropriate behaviours through humane and science-based training.
With four certifications under her belt, she is a lifelong learner; she earns continuing education credits each year, ensuring that she is up to date with her skills and knowledge. She is certified as a Professional Dog Trainer, a Certified Separation Anxiety Trainer, a Family Paws Parent Educator, and a Fear Free Certified Professional.
TCCE began in 2008 and quickly grew to a full brick and mortar location, running 6 days per week with a team of qualified instructors, dedicated to achieving stellar results with clients and their dogs. Recommended by Veterinarians and Veterinary Behaviourists.
Caryn has trained dogs, cats, horses, chickens, a rat and even a goldfish. She has a soft spot for German Shepherds and reactive dogs.