Training Articles FAQs
(several articles are in pdf format for easy downloading) (please download free Adobe Acrobat Reader program to read them)
Getting Ready to Purchase a Puppy? - Bringing a New Puppy Home - APDT U.S.
How do I socialize my puppy despite coronavirus? - Our member trainer describes the process.
Should I Take My Puppy to Training Before Their Vaccinations are Finished? - Veterinary Behaviour Specialists Recommend Puppy Socialization -NOT Quarantine until Vaccines are Complete!
What Kind of Training Should I Look For?- Canadian Veterinarians Recommend Humane Training
Online Interview - CBC's Island Morning monthly feature with Dr. Marti Hopson, PEI Veterinary Medical Association.
- Caring for Puppies (link is external) - September 26, 2019
- Importing Your Dogs (and Puppies) into Canada (link is external) - May 2019
What to Train Your Puppy First - Kikopup
Stop Puppy Biting with Handling Games - Kikopup
What Kind of Training Methods to Use? Choosing a Humane Hierarchy for Training - Using The Least Intrusive, Minimally Aversive (LIMA) Approach\
Parents - Kids and Dogs:
Keys to Supervising Kids and Dogs - Robin Bennett
Teaching Children About Dog Safety - APDT U.S.
Why Won't My Dog Do What They Do at Home or In Class in the Real World?
The Joys of Training a Senior Dog - with CAPDT Board member Megan!
CBC's Island Morning monthly feature with Dr. Marti Hopson, PEI Veterinary Medical Association.
- Elderdog (link is external) - March 2018
Fun Stuff for Dogs of All Ages:
Learn about the Animal Cognition - Dr. Brian Hare
Teach Your Dog To Be Comfortable with Grooming & Nail Trimming - Emily Larlham
Become a pro trainer - using the clicker & treats in the same hand - Hannah Branigan
Jump Through a Hoop (or your arms) - Emily Larlham
CBC's Island Morning monthly feature - listen to interviews with Dr. Marti Hopson, PEI Veterinary Medical Association.
- Importing Your Dogs into Canada (link is external) - May 2019
- Ticks (link is external) - April 23, 2019
- Marijuana toxicity to dogs (link is external) - April 2018
- Winter Woes (link is external) - December 2017
Please submit any articles for consideration to post on this site to us - just use our contact page.