Sustainable Canine Seminar

Sustainable Canine


The Kennel Club, in partnership with Nottingham Trent University, are hosting a seminar based on the theme of Sustainable Canine. This will focus on key canine topics including relationships between owners and their dogs, environmental matters, behaviour management and training, the health and wellbeing of dogs, and the canine athlete.

The event is open to anyone with an interest in or involvement with dogs such as dog training instructors, canine behaviourists, members of the KCAI Scheme, veterinary professionals and dog handlers and competitors.

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The Kennel Club Sustainable Canine Seminar


Date:                     Saturday, 15 September 2018

Nottingham Trent University 
Brackenhurst Lane 
NG25 0QF






08.00 - 08.30   


08.30 - 08.40


Welcome and introduction

Kennel Club representative

08.40 - 09.40


Canine psychology: The Influence of Health on Behaviour in Dogs

Helen Zulch

09:45 – 10.45     


Public Space Protection Orders/access issues: Public Space Protection Orders and access issues for dog walkers and owners.

Stephen Jenkinson

10:45 – 11:00     


11.00 – 12.00     

Health and Wellbeing

Nutrition & Obesity: 'Fancy Foods & Porky Pooches?- Managing your dog’s waistline with science

Jackie Boyd

12.00 – 13.00     


13.00 – 14.00     

Behaviour Management & Training

Positive reinforcement dog training: Interactive Play- Becoming Your Dog’s Favourite Form of Positive Reinforcement

Craig Ogilvie              

14.05 – 15.05     

The Canine Athlete

How to condition your canine athlete

Iain MacDonald

15.05 – 15.20


15:20 – 16:20

The Canine Athlete

Beyond Injury: Performance Recovery

Tracy Carter

16:20 – 16:30


Round up/close

Kennel Club representative



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