Public Talk November 7 LaFarge Library

Submitted by wabniaq-k9 on Thu, 11/01/2018 - 06:01
Pit Bull and Trainer

Catch Me Doing Something Right!”

How to be the Leader Your Dog Needs

Free Presentation

Wednesday, November 7, 2018 

6:30pm - 7:30pm

LaFarge Public Library  1730 Llano Street, Santa Fe

One of the reasons we have a dog is so we can be with the dog, right? It’s all about quality of relationship. But without communication and understanding, quality of relationship can suffer and, all too often, behavior problems ensue.

What does a dog need to be in a healthy relationship? Leadership and advocacy. Dogs feel better when they know their place in the world, and it's not being the decision maker.

So just HOW do we lead in a way that makes dogs feel safe, included and supported? How do we communicate loving leadership in a conversation that THEY can understand through body language, voice, tone and intent?

Join Dog Trainer David Crosby and Volunteer Trainer Gaia ("Gen") Richards for this free discussion on how to be the leader your dog needs & how to advocate for your dog.

David specializes in training dogs with behavior problems. He is involved in K9 search and rescue and also offers structured agility training for confidence building. His website is

Please do NOT bring your dog to this event.