Ethology

CBCC-KA CEUs: 1.5
or
CPDT-KA CEUs: 1.5
IAABC CEUs: 1.5
KPA CEUs: 1.5
1 hr 40 min
$30.00

In this webinar, Dr. Lord will provide an overview of the field of ethology as laid out in the CBCC-KA study objectives. This will include discussion of Canine communication, vocal signals, stress/displacement behaviors, observation and interpretation of behavior, as well as domestication and effects on interaction.  She will also provide some context and history to the field of ethology and how it fits into the study of animal behavior and dog training.

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Kathryn Lord, Ph.D.

Kathryn Lord received her Ph.D. from the University of Massachusetts, where she studied the evolution and development of dog and wolf behavior, with Dr. Raymond Coppinger. Kathryn has served as adjunct faculty at Hampshire College, in Amherst MA, and Canisius College in Buffalo NY, teaching courses in animal behavior, evolution, and dog behavior. Her work has been published in peer-reviewed journals including Animal Behavior, Behavioral Processes and Ethology. She has also given lectures and workshops internationally including the Chienposium, Quebec, Canada; University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy; and Schweizerische Tierärztliche für Verhaltensmedizin, Bern, Switzerland.

 

Refund Policy: The course fee will be refunded, in its entirety, so long as the enrollee requests a refund in writing no later than the 14th day after the course is purchased. Alternatively, the enrollee may request an exchange or credit toward a different course, instead of a refund.