Karen Pryor Academy

Karen Pryor is the founder of using clickers as tools for positive reinforcement based training. Her Academy is an extensive program for teaching reinforcement training methods to trainers. 

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Animal Behavior Training Concepts

Main Website  815-353-0014

Laura Monaco Torelli:  Laura is certified by and faculty for the Karen Pryor Academy.  She is a staff member of Chicagoland Veterinary Behavior Consultants and is located in Chicago, IL. 

Certifications: 

  • KPA CTP (Karen Pryor Academy Certified Training Partner)
  • CPDT-KA (Certified Professional Dog Trainer-Knowledge Assessed)
  • OSCT (Operation Socialization Certified Trainer-Puppy Program)

Kiki Yablon: Kiki is certified by the Karen Pryor Academy.  She is located in Chicago, IL. 

Certifications: 

  • KPA CTP (Karen Pryor Academy Certified Training Partner) 
  • CPDT-KA (Certified Professional Dog Trainer-Knowledge Assessed)

Terri Tepper

Terri Tepper is certified by the Karen Pryor Academy. She is located in Barrington, IL.

The Cultivated Canine 847-567-2118 


Steve Frost

Steve is a professional trainer and educator, teaching others how to apply force-free training techniques to effectively modify behavior. He is responsible for developing and implementing a positive, reinforcement-based behavior department at Anderson Animal Shelter.

  • Animal Enrichment and Behavior Manager for Anderson Animal Shelter, South Elgin. 
  • Certified KPA-CTP (Karen Pryor Academy Certified Training Partner)
  • Shelter Behavior Affiliate (SBA) status from the International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants.
  • Member International Association of Avian Trainers and Educators
  • Member Association of Professional Dog Trainers
  • Behavioral Trainer and Educator (A Sound Beginning Program)
You can schedule Steve through A Sound Beginning Program, below.

A Sound Beginning Program:

A unique training program that any dog/handler team can benefit from; created to help build a positive relationship, gain trust and set your dog up for success.

It is based on positive and humane science with support from qualified trainers.

WEBSITE: http://www.asoundbeginningprogram.com/

PHONE:  630-776-8197

info@asoundbeginningprogram.com

                   


              Charmaine Anthony, CPDT-KA, CBATI

              Blue Line Dog Training

                  Website: http://www.bluelinedogtraining.com/

                  Phone: 708.491.9371

                  charmaine@bluelinedogtraining.com