The Dogma Academy Blog

Breed Tendencies vs. Breed Bias: Understanding the Impact on Dog Behavior behaviour Sep 24, 2023

As certified dog trainers, one of the most critical aspects of our profession is understanding canine behaviour. This includes recognizing that different breeds may exhibit certain tendencies based on their genetics and historical roles. However, it's equally important to avoid falling into the...

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Navigating the World of Dog Training Certifications: How to Choose the Right Program for Your Training Journey getting started Aug 14, 2023

Embarking on the path to become a certified dog trainer is an exciting endeavor that opens the door to a fulfilling career working with our canine companions. However, with the array of dog training certification programs available, finding the ideal fit for your aspirations can be...

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Harnessing the Power of Social Media: A Guide for Certified Dog Trainers business business success Jul 31, 2023

In today's digital age, social media has become an essential tool for businesses, including certified dog trainers. Utilizing social media effectively can help trainers reach a broader audience, build their brand, and engage with potential clients. In this blog post, we will explore how...

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Embracing the Non-Linear Nature of Training Progression Jul 06, 2023

As certified dog trainers, we understand that training progression is not always a smooth, linear journey. Just like in life, there are ups and downs, twists and turns, and unexpected challenges along the way. In this blog post, we'll delve into the non-linear nature of training progression and...

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Enhancing Client Compliance: A Dog Trainer's Guide to Success Jun 28, 2023

As dog trainers, our goal is to not only train dogs but also empower their owners to become actively involved in the training process. Client compliance plays a crucial role in achieving training success. In this blog post, we will delve into practical strategies and techniques to increase client...

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The Benefits of Having Certified Dog Trainers Managing Dog Groups Jun 21, 2023

 Dog day school can be an excellent option for dogs. However, entrusting your dog's care to just anyone is not always the best idea. Hiring certified dog trainers to manage groups at dog daycare facilities is beneficial for both dogs and their owners. Did you know that Dogma is the only...

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The Power of Food: Why We Use Food in Dog Training as Certified Professionals training tips Jun 05, 2023

As reward-based trainers, we often face questions about the use of food in training. Whether from potential clients or fellow trainers, understanding and articulating the reasons behind using food can have a profound impact on the lives of pets and their families. In this blog post, we will...

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If You Want To Be A Dog Trainer, Do This! getting started May 26, 2023

Starting out as a new dog trainer can be both exciting and overwhelming. You may be wondering where to start, how to build your client base, and how to establish yourself as a reputable and knowledgeable professional in the field. In this blog post, we'll explore some key steps you can take as a...

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Tips To Run A Successful Dog Training Business business May 19, 2023

Running a successful dog training business can be a challenging but rewarding career choice for those who have a passion for dogs and a desire to help pet owners improve their pets' behaviour. In this blog post, we'll explore the key steps you can take to establish and grow a successful dog...

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Marketing Your Dog Training Services: Strategies and Best Practices business success May 15, 2023

Marketing your dog training services can be challenging, especially with so many options for trainers available today. In this blog post, we'll discuss some strategies and best practices for marketing your dog training services effectively to make you stand out.

 

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Working with and Treating Anxiety in Dogs behaviour May 05, 2023

As a dog behaviour consultant, working with anxious dogs is a common concern you will work with. Anxiety in dogs can lead to a range of behavioural problems, and it can be challenging to treat. Fortunately, there are several evidence-based strategies that can help.

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Top 5 Reasons To Become a Certified Dog Trainer business May 03, 2023

If you have a passion for dogs and want to make a career out of helping them and their families live life to the fullest, becoming a certified dog behaviour consultant could be an excellent option for you. Dog behaviour consultants professionals work with dog owners to help them better understand...

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