Canine Behavior Modification Academy




Canine Behavior Modification Academy

Mask Requirements

Approved CEUs for CCPDT

A non-refundable deposit of $500.00 reserves a space in this Academy.

Your academy tuition is 50% refundable (minus the non-refundable deposit) if you cancel 60 days or more prior to academy start date, 25% (minus the non-refundable deposit) if you cancel 45+ days prior, non-refundable if you cancel less than 45 days out.

Limit 8 students

This 6-day intensive learning opportunity is designed to help you achieve your career goals as an animal care professional or committed hobbyist.

We limit enrollment so we can be sure to provide you with an individualized, quality program.

Each course, while intense and exhausting, is intended to be an enjoyable, educational experience and offer networking opportunities with other trainers and interns that can serve you in the future.

Pre-requisite for this academy is successful completion of our Basic Canine Training and Behavior Academy – or its equivalent.

Interns are responsible for their own travel, meals, and lodging. There are also campgrounds and RV parks nearby if you prefer.

Sample outlines, reading lists and additional information is available upon request at

Course Outline
I. How Dogs Learn- The Science of Behavior
II. Behavior Modification- Working with Problem Behaviors
III. Professional Practices / Client Relationships
IV. Pharmaceuticals- When? What? How?

Peaceable Paws Academy Ethics Statement

At our Pat Miller/Peaceable Paws Academies we are committed to upholding the highest standards of ethical conduct in our training practices. Our Code of Ethical Conduct serves as a guiding principle for all trainers and participants, ensuring that every interaction is rooted in respect, compassion, agency and positive reinforcement. Our foundational principles are no fear, no pain, and no intimidation. We believe in nurturing strong bonds between humans and animals through trust, encouragement, and empathy. By adhering to these principles, we strive to create a safe, supportive, and enriching environment where both learners and trainers can thrive.

Additional information

Dates July 22, 2024 to July 27, 2024, October 7, 2024 to October 12, 2024