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January’s Dog Obedience Program Canadian Student Of The Month – 2013

ABC Dog Obedience Instruction Program Canadian Student of the Month– January 2013

 Diane Stene

Diane Stene

Diane Stene, a resident of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, is a now-retired pharmaceutical representative specializing in women’s health. Her love of dogs combined with her volunteer work at the animal shelter prompted Diane to pursue a second career in dog obedience training.

Now that Diane has completed her final exams, she is ready for the next step: starting her own dog consulting company. She plans to help first-time dog owners with choosing the right dog, preparing their home, housebreaking and initial training.. Diane will continue to be involved with her local animal shelter, volunteering her training knowledge on a regular basis. She’s glad to have completed the ABC Certification and feels that the program supplied so much needed support and assistance. This coupled with her mentor trainer’s guidance has given her the confidence and hands-on experience she needed to become a successful dog trainer within the industry. Continue reading

Steven Appelbaum Interviewed On Army Wife Talk Radio Show

Did you know that military spouses may qualify for free tuition at Animal Behavior College?

Army Wife Network LogoSteven Appelbaum, Animal Behavior College (ABC) founder and president was interviewed on “Army Wife Talk Radio” on Monday, December 3, 2012. The radio program is designed specifically for Army wives by Army wives. Continue reading

Put Faces to Names: ABC Christmas Party Pix!

Animal Behavior College celebrated the season with its annual holiday gala, this year held at the festively accommodating Hyatt Regency Valencia. Dressed to the nines, ABC’s staff came out for great food and great fun, capping off another successful year!

(Thanks to ABC’s Margueriet in Admissions for most of the pix!)

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Ten Big Chunks o’ Pet Travel Advice!

People are traveling far and wide this time of year with trips ranging from supply runs to the market (more cranberry sauce!) to cross-country plane, train and/or automobile adventures. Like to bring your Furry Friend along? You can with just a little planning… and everyone will be better off for it! Continue reading