The KCAI Career Zone in partnership with PRO PLAN is to return
to Crufts 2015 and the lecture and seminar programme has recently
The lectures will take place throughout Crufts from 5th-
8thMarch 2015 and are open to canine professionals and all those
interested in working with dogs. The lectures which are delivered
by industry experts cover an extensive range of subjects which
everybody who works with dogs or those who would like to, can
Dog trainers and canine behaviourists can look forward to
lectures including 'Training and behaviour - no walks no worries'
with Sian Ryan from COAPE, and 'The truth about wolves and dogs'
with author and practitioner
Gundog training enthusiasts can hear popular gundog trainer and
public speaker Adrian Slater giving advice on setting up a gundog
training class, and training techniques from beginner through to
advanced level, whilst KCAI's Jane Hanshaw KCAI (CDABehA) will be
providing advice on gundogs in companion dog training classes.
The Kennel Club has announced that Professor Daniel Mills,
European and RCVS recognised specialist in veterinary behavioural
medicine, and the first Professor of Veterinary Behavioural
Medicine based at the University of Lincoln,
will be the Career Zone keynote speaker on Friday 6th March 2015
with a fascinating lecture titled 'Training a dog not to show pain
doesn't stop it hurting! - insights into the role of pain in
PRO PLAN will again work together with the KCAI scheme to
provide the very best advice and learning opportunities throughout
the show. Nutrition experts and veterinary professionals will be
providing unbiased, scientific lectures which have been met with
positive acclaim at previous events.
The British Veterinary Nursing Association will once again be
part of the KCAI Career Zone, offering daily lectures on topics
such as 'First aid for pet owners' and 'Making the most of your
veterinary nurse', as well as having a presence on the KCAI Expert
Panel, where they will be available to offer advice for those
working or aspiring to work in the veterinary nursing industry,
alongside other industry luminaries who will be available to offer
careers advice on a one-to-one basis.
Caroline Kisko, Kennel Club Secretary commented: "The KCAI
Career Zone in partnership with PRO PLAN is returning to Crufts
once again, and 2015 will see even more tailored lectures and
informative seminars with subjects that will appeal to a wide
variety of audiences across the canine services sector."
The full schedule is can be found by heading to www.crufts.org.uk/kcaicareerzone.