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Aggression in Dogs Workshop

Safety, Defensive Handling, and Training

Aggression in Dogs - Safety, Defensive Handling, and Training

Presented by Michael Shikashio and Trish McMillan Loehr

Saturday, September 8 - Sunday, September 9, 2018 | 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Humane Rescue Alliance | Behavior & Training Center
15 Oglethorpe St. NW
Washington, DC 20011

Workshop Overview

On Saturday, September 8 and Sunday, September 9, 2018, Michael Shikashio, CDBC and Trish McMillan Loehr, CPDT-KA, ACCBC, CDBC will present a two-day workshop on safety, defensive handling, and the most effective behavior modification techniques to use with aggressive dogs.

Attendees will learn the skills needed before working with aggressive dogs, gain hands-on experience in defensive handling and leash skills, and see videos of behavior modification in aggression cases.

  • Are you currently working with aggressive dogs or have an interest in learning more about how to safely work with aggressive dogs?
  • Would you like to learn hands-on defensive handling skills?
  • Do you want to add more to your toolbox in modifying behavior in aggressive dogs?

This workshop is open to all trainers, behavior consultants, veterinarians, shelter staff, or anyone interested in learning more about dog aggression and how to stay safe.



  • Animal Control Officer - $200
  • Individual - $275
  • Group Rate - $245 per registrant

*Group rate available for groups of four or more individuals registering together.

Continuing Education:

CCPDT - 11 CEU's for trainers and 3 CEU's for behavior consultants
IAABC & KPA - 17 CEU's


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