Discover how Low Stress Handling can dramatically lower stress in the dogs under your care. In these 2 fascinating hands-on labs, Dr. Sophia Yin teaches you to handle, move, and restrain dogs of all sizes and personalities using the techniques of Low Stress Handling. Step by step, Dr. Yin demonstrates how to give confident, clear direction and guidance with every interaction, resulting in dogs that trust you rather than fight you.
Lab 1: Essential Exercise for moving dogs from place to place(1 hour 38 minutes)
Lab 2: Handling and Restraining medium-sized & large dogs with skill and ease(1 hour 9 minutes)
The learning continues in lab 3 and 4 in a second DVD, Part 2: A Tutorial on Counterconditioning and Low Stress Handling with Special Techniques for Small and Medium-sized Dogs.
Dr. Sophia Yin, a 1993 graduate of the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine, is the author of numerous books and DVDs including, The Small Animal Veterinary Nerdbook and Low Stress handling, Restraint, and Behavior Modification of Dogs & Cats. She earned her Master's in Animal Science with a behavior emphasis in 2001 from UC Davis. She currently lectures internationally, Provides behavior consultations, and creates educational DVDs and products.