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Dog Behavior & Training

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  • Holly and Hugo by ICOES
  • Fully CPD/CE Certified
  • Instant Free PDF Certificate
  • Recommended by 95% of Students
  • 24/7 Access
  • 8650 Students Enrolled
  • 30 Study Hours
  • 45 Days to complete the course

ABOUT THIS COURSE

Break your pet’s bad habits and learn to read his mind so you can respond correctly to his every need


  • No-one wants a mullet haircut, not even your dog! Practice makes perfect, so you can watch videos in your own time on the right ways to cut and brush hair
  • Dog grooming is where Holly & Hugo first began with the original course compiled by Tolo Vicens, a professional dog groomer with 20 years’ experience. So you’ll be learning from the master!
  • Understand the importance of regular grooming for a healthy coat and skin - he’ll turn heads too!
  • Get the edge on competitors by knowing the top grooming techniques for different breeds
  • Master skills to care for your pet better while spending quality time together or set up your own business working with animals

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

  • How to make clear and consistent instructions so your dog understands exactly what he is supposed to do
  • Tips and tricks from professional vets on reward-based training to make your dog want to work with you
  • The theory and practice of motivating your pet while making him more happy, secure, confident and well-behaved
  • Your four-legged friend will think you’re the best pet parent ever for spending hands-on, quality time together so he’s happy, healthy and handsome!
  • Pet owners and professionals who want to broaden their knowledge to better understand dog’s anatomy and types of coats
  • People seeking a certified course to help move their career forward
  • Expand your horizons and knowledge while gaining a better understanding of animals
  • Become better at reading animals’ body language so you know how to react to them
  • Provide a better service for clients through your confidence when interacting with pets  
  • Surrogate carers, animal trainers, pet sitters and anyone who works or volunteers with animals can learn better techniques for controlling and looking after them
  • Studying an accredited course will give professionals a competitive advantage over their rivals
  • Certification will prove to employers that you are serious in your wish to land a dream job with animals
  • We've proudly trained thousands of dog lovers and pet parents from around the globe. Will you become the next addition to our community? Do it for you and for your pets! They'll thank you for it

HOW DOES IT WORK?

  • Once you complete the payment you get immediate access to the course
  • Don't worry if you're not ready to start studying now, because you'll have 12 months to activate the course
  • Once activated, you have 45 days to complete it
  • The course will only take about 30 hours to complete
  • You can set your own pace of study - completely online and available on any device.
  • Busy life? Don't worry! You can study anytime, anywhere
  • At the end of each module is an exam to pass to make sure you have fully taken in each stage
  • The modules are easy to understand and, therefore, easy to remember. You can revisit the material for a refresher if you want to look something up
  • Once the course is completed, all modules saved and exams passed you'll get a pdf certificate
  • You will be also eligible to apply for an ICOES hard copy certificate

WHAT SUPPORT WILL I GET DURING THE COURSE

  • The courses are designed to be easy to use without the need to download material
  • Should you need any assistance, we have a help centre available in your student area 24/7 or you can contact our awesome Customer Support team during the working hours
  • From time to time, we also organize live webinars with a vet which you can join in and have any queries or questions professionally answered
  • Holly and Holly and Hugo is a professional company with an international team of experts, including veterinary surgeons, compiling the courses
  • The courses are accredited by ICOES, the International Council for Online Education Standards, assuring our students our commitment to high standards of online education
  • We are also a recognized member of the CPD Certification Service
  • Our CPD accredited courses will count towards your CPD hour records. Through Continuing Professional Development (CPD/CE), individuals show their commitment to gain new skills to contribute to their personal and professional development, improve their job prospects, enhance and evolve in their career
Module 1: Dog Psychology
  • 1.1 Make your dog love you, not fear you
  • 1.2 Outsmart dogs by knowing how they think
  • 1.3 Provide challenges to match brain power
  • 1.4 Earn respect by knowing what dogs secretly crave
Module 2: Basic Training - Theory
  • 2.1 Become a training ninja and know how dogs learn
  • 2.2 Bringing the feel-good factor into training
  • 2.3 How to get the results you want
  • 2.4 Reward-based training so dogs adore you
Module 3: Basic Training - Practical
  • 3.1 Learn to be the best dog parent
  • 3.2 Stress-free bonding with clicker training
  • 3.3 Creating 'me-time' with a crate
  • 3.4 House training so no 'accidents' to clean up
  • 3.5 Build a common language through 'Sit'
  • 3.6 Enjoy comfortable walks with lead training
  • 3.7 Save time by teaching your dog to 'Come'
  • 3.8 Keeping calm when dealing with bad behavior
Module 4: Correcting Problem Behaviors
  • 4.1 Stop your dog being anxious or fearful
  • 4.2 Preventing aggression (and a potential lawsuit)
  • 4.3 Stopping bad manners so friends don’t avoid you
  • 4.4 Controlling barking so neighbors aren’t disturbed
  • 4.5 Enjoy meals without a dog begging
  • 4.6 Stop digging damaging your yard
  • 4.7 Reducing conflict through food guarding
  • 4.8 House soiling training for a cleaner house
  • 4.9 Make your dog happy around other dogs
  • 4.10 Break the annoying habit of jumping up
  • 4.11 Teaching dogs to leave valuable/harmful objects alone
  • 4.12 Reduce stress by calming your dog
  • 4.13 Staying positive when your dog winds you up
  • 4.14 Stopping the possessive streak
  • 4.15 Eliminate the dangers of pulling on the leash
  • 4.16 Stop the distressing signs of separation anxiety
  • 4.17 Don’t be that owner with small dog syndrome
Module 5: Advanced Training
  • 5.1 You decide when your dog barks
  • 5.2 Be in control by mastering Down/Drop commands
  • 5.3 Avoid conflict by teaching dogs to Come Away
  • 5.4 Stop pets scavenging or picking up things he shouldn’t
  • 5.5 Avoid embarrassing situations by using Give/Drop commands
  • 5.6 Distraction techniques to control behaviour
  • 5.7 Prevent pets pestering through the power of No
Module 6: Make Your Dog Happy
  • 6.1 Mental stimulation
  • 6.2 Knowing the rules which lead to happiness
  • 6.3 The importance of play
  • 6.4 Learning to relax
  • 6.5 Praise as a motivator
  • 6.6 Diverting your dog’s attention to get what you want

RECEIVE YOUR CERTIFICATE IN 4 SIMPLE STEPS

Step 1

Register

Follow the easy peasy enrollment process

Step 2

Study

Absorb and remember course content with our easy-to-follow, structured information and helpful illustrations. And yes - you can study anywhere, anytime, from any device

Step 3

Evaluations

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Step 4

Certification

Once you have completed your course, you will automatically receive your certification. Well done, the last step to your amazing achievement!

Module 1: Dog Psychology
  • 1.1 Make your dog love you, not fear you
  • 1.2 Outsmart dogs by knowing how they think
  • 1.3 Provide challenges to match brain power
  • 1.4 Earn respect by knowing what dogs secretly crave
Module 2: Basic Training - Theory
  • 2.1 Become a training ninja and know how dogs learn
  • 2.2 Bringing the feel-good factor into training
  • 2.3 How to get the results you want
  • 2.4 Reward-based training so dogs adore you
Module 3: Basic Training - Practical
  • 3.1 Learn to be the best dog parent
  • 3.2 Stress-free bonding with clicker training
  • 3.3 Creating 'me-time' with a crate
  • 3.4 House training so no 'accidents' to clean up
  • 3.5 Build a common language through 'Sit'
  • 3.6 Enjoy comfortable walks with lead training
  • 3.7 Save time by teaching your dog to 'Come'
  • 3.8 Keeping calm when dealing with bad behavior
Module 4: Correcting Problem Behaviors
  • 4.1 Stop your dog being anxious or fearful
  • 4.2 Preventing aggression (and a potential lawsuit)
  • 4.3 Stopping bad manners so friends don’t avoid you
  • 4.4 Controlling barking so neighbors aren’t disturbed
  • 4.5 Enjoy meals without a dog begging
  • 4.6 Stop digging damaging your yard
  • 4.7 Reducing conflict through food guarding
  • 4.8 House soiling training for a cleaner house
  • 4.9 Make your dog happy around other dogs
  • 4.10 Break the annoying habit of jumping up
  • 4.11 Teaching dogs to leave valuable/harmful objects alone
  • 4.12 Reduce stress by calming your dog
  • 4.13 Staying positive when your dog winds you up
  • 4.14 Stopping the possessive streak
  • 4.15 Eliminate the dangers of pulling on the leash
  • 4.16 Stop the distressing signs of separation anxiety
  • 4.17 Don’t be that owner with small dog syndrome
Module 5: Advanced Training
  • 5.1 You decide when your dog barks
  • 5.2 Be in control by mastering Down/Drop commands
  • 5.3 Avoid conflict by teaching dogs to Come Away
  • 5.4 Stop pets scavenging or picking up things he shouldn’t
  • 5.5 Avoid embarrassing situations by using Give/Drop commands
  • 5.6 Distraction techniques to control behaviour
  • 5.7 Prevent pets pestering through the power of No
Module 6: Make Your Dog Happy
  • 6.1 Mental stimulation
  • 6.2 Knowing the rules which lead to happiness
  • 6.3 The importance of play
  • 6.4 Learning to relax
  • 6.5 Praise as a motivator
  • 6.6 Diverting your dog’s attention to get what you want

100% AUTHENTIC STUDENT TESTIMONIALS

It really made me think about my actions and my dog's reactions. I am glad I have the tools for us both to learn what each other really wants and have fun doing it. Jennifer Mantle - United States

I am a guide dog puppy raiser as well as a dog trainer at my local Petco. This course gave me more insight into maintaining consistency and other ideas for dogs with different learning styles. Shayla Drappo - United States

It has improved my life, I have started my own Pet Sitting business and left the corporate world to pursue my passion and dream. So to put it mildly it has change my world for the best. What would I say to friends is what I already say to them, take the course: it's a great value and you will learn, unlike other online courses that teach you nothing, with Holly and Hugo you have to pass a test and they are not easy questions to get certified. Patricia Lackner - United States

Holly and Hugo courses are easy and fun to follow, but at the same time I feel that I am prepared adequately at the end of each course. Caron Shepley - Canada

I love learning and I love animals, but due to health, it's hard to attend traditional classes. This I can do at my own pace in the comfort of my own home. Brandy Pringle - Canada

I learned a lot about caring for a variety of animals and how to be professional with clients. Gabriella Costilla-Guzman - United States

It really made me think about my actions and my dog's reactions. I am glad I have the tools for us both to learn what each other really wants and have fun doing it. Jennifer Mantle - United States

I am a guide dog puppy raiser as well as a dog trainer at my local Petco. This course gave me more insight into maintaining consistency and other ideas for dogs with different learning styles. Shayla Drappo - United States

It has improved my life, I have started my own Pet Sitting business and left the corporate world to pursue my passion and dream. So to put it mildly it has change my world for the best. What would I say to friends is what I already say to them, take the course: it's a great value and you will learn, unlike other online courses that teach you nothing, with Holly and Hugo you have to pass a test and they are not easy questions to get certified. Patricia Lackner - United States

Holly and Hugo courses are easy and fun to follow, but at the same time I feel that I am prepared adequately at the end of each course. Caron Shepley - Canada

I love learning and I love animals, but due to health, it's hard to attend traditional classes. This I can do at my own pace in the comfort of my own home. Brandy Pringle - Canada

I learned a lot about caring for a variety of animals and how to be professional with clients. Gabriella Costilla-Guzman - United States

$ 119

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  • Holly and Hugo by ICOES
  • Fully CPD/CE Certified
  • Instant Free PDF Certificate
  • Recommended by 95% of Students
  • 24/7 Access
  • 8650 Students Enrolled
  • 30 Study Hours
  • 45 Days to complete the course
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