Our students are the future of dog training and the heart of our school.
That’s why we regularly take a moment to recognize one of our top aspiring trainers here.
Our Featured Student this month is Juan Carlos Mena Serrano of Quito, Ecuador. At the time of this posting, Juan Carlos has just completed his Master Class program and graduated as a CATCH Certified Dog Trainer (CCDT). Congratulations on all of your hard work and accomplishments!
A Word from Juan Carlos
My Favorite Recent Study Topics:
Dogs’ body language
Motivation for training instead of punishing
How to make a successful training plan
My Favorite Recent Hands-On Activity:
My favorite hands-on activity has been explaining to a dog owner the benefits of puppy socialization and how it works.
How My Studies Have Changed the Way I See Dogs:
I look for different ways to get that individual dog engaged and motivated.
What I’m Most Excited About:
I have developed a better understanding of dog behavior and acquired new skills, both will help me make a positive impact in people’s and dogs’ lives.
A Word From Juan Carlos’ CATCH Mentor:
Juan Carlos demonstrated each cue flawlessly. He was able to keep the dog motivated and engaged with him. Juan Carlos was always on time and dedicated to learn.
Way to go, Juan Carlos, we’re so proud of you!