ABOUT : THE WALKING DOG TRAINER
The Walking Dog Trainer is about enriching your quality of lifestyle by exposing your dog in many different environments and situations.
Kel - The Walking Dog Trainer walks - trains you and your dog in everything you and need to know when at home to out in society.
This can be anything from home etiquette, loose lead walking, recall, socialising with others to being relaxed at a cafe and social environments.
Kel is government accredited in Dog Training and Behaviour by the National Dog Training Federation Australia 2015. Kel has several years of experience having volunteered & worked as a kennel manager, head trainer in the Dog Rescue Industry. He has helped in the health and welfare of 1000s of dogs as well as training better behaviour to rescue dogs.
He then went on to start "The Walking Dog Trainer" offering his skills, experience and qualifications to the wider community to enhance a positive relationship and the best quality of life for you and your dog.
What I do:
Dog Training / Behaviour Issues
Social Pack Walk and Adventures
Rehabilitate Reactive and Aggressive dogs
Awareness and Avoidance training for dogs, cats
Relocate Venomous Snakes & educate the public in snake behaviour
Mobile Microchip Implanter for dogs and cats
Qualifications / Accreditations:
Certificate III in Dog Behaviour & Training with The National Dog Training Federation - Government Accredited Dog Trainer 2015
Authorised Venomous Snake Relocator - with Mandurah Snake Relocators
Authorised Microchip Implanter
Certificate of Attendance with Mango Dogs - Ted Efthymiadis, Dog Aggression Rehabilitation training seminar.
Certificate of Attendance Steve Austin Dangerous Dog Assessing and Handling Workshop.
Kel continues to keep up with dog training and behaviour seminars, courses and online.
Rescue Kennel Manager / Operation Manager.
Senior dog trainer and behaviour assessor.
Worked & handled 1000's of rescue dogs.
Assisted dog behaviourists, trainers and veterinarians at the rescue.
Trained volunteers in safe dog handling, lead techniques, socialisation, training.
Volunteered and worked for several years with dog rescues.
Frank is the dog training dog. His temperament and attitude has helped many dog's to relax and not to be anxious. Having being rescued himself, he understands a dog's need for positive guidance. Frank's love's are food, parks & beach, more food & food.
Benny is a young papillion X who's bring joy and mischievousness to the team. Benny's had high reactive issue's in the past and has learnt that having positive guidance is the key to happiness.
Benny's loves life and what it has to offer. He mischievous, funny, affectionate and loves to learn new things.
Adopted from a rescue, Jazzy has come out of her shell and taken on the position as dog manager to Frank & Benny.
When on the job, her independence & assertiveness teaches
dog's about manners & that she may be small but she still deserves respect. Jazzy loves to sleep, eat and ball chasing & skateboarding.