Annette Conn is a professional Dog Behaviour Consultant and
Training Instructor, and she specialises in assessing and working
with dogs that have behaviour and training problems.
Annette has a First Class Honours degree in Animal Behavioural
Management, a Higher National Certificate in Canine Behaviour and
Training, and she has been professionally trained as an independent
Expert Witness for her work in legal cases involving dogs.
Annette has been instructed to assist with numerous criminal and
civil legal cases involving dangerous dogs and dog welfare, and has
worked as a consultant, guest speaker, expert witness and adviser
for several police forces, the RSPCA, the Crown Prosecution
Service, Local Authorities, and private solicitors, and has
lectured on Animal Welfare Law and Dog Behaviour Therapy at
Annette has owned several different types of dogs including many
rescued dogs. She has taught and competed successfully at
championship level 'competitive obedience' and participated in a
wide variety of dog activities, including training and handling
dogs for television and film work, and working at the Mayhew Animal
Home in London.
Annette has writtenThe Dog Owner's Handbook(Carlton Books) which
sets out what puppy and dog-owners really need to know (but often
don't know!), including how (and why) to avoid the most common
pitfalls and problems, and she helped to writeThe Kennel Club's
Annette is a member of the Kennel Club, and the Canine and
Feline Behaviour Association.