Dog Handling

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About the course

This course provides you with the knowledge on how to handle un-cooperative dogs, including both theoretical and practical training.

This is an intensive course, limited to small numbers of delegates with classroom work & practical sessions.

The sessions cover the theory of handling dogs, legal aspects of dog handling, health & safety, and basic animal first aid.The practical element will run alongside the theory delivery.

This course will give you skills and confidence for a career in dog handling - such as an animal warden or kennel staff.

Delegates will consider:

  • Health & Safety Legislation
  • Dog breeds, groups & characteristics
  • Reasons for handling
  • Canine behaviour
  • Handling & restraint
  • Canine health, diseases & parasites
  • Canine first aid

Delegates will not handle 'high risk' animals in the practical session

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