In this course, we will talk about dog body language. This will help you to understand better and communicate more efficietly with our dog.
In order to do this, it is necessary to understand some aspects of communication both humans and between human and dogs.
At first, I will learn to understand the main moods through dog's body language.
I will analyse different body parts of dogs and I will show you the correct and incorrect approach.
At the end ,I will teach you how to decode quickly dog's signals and avoid unpleasant fights.
The course is made to be understood by anyone, with several photos and videos to show you different dog's moods.
The first lesson is about the aims of the course. We will see how emotions are expressed through non-verbal comunication, we will analiyze different body parts of dogs, we will show you correct and incorrect approach.
Indecision is the dog mood in which they express their volunteer of choise.
When a dog shows friendship, his ears are:
-flattened on the head
Which is the best way to approach a dog that show us sign of friendship?
- walk straight towards him
-sit down and talk in a kind voice
-turn around and walk away
Smile is important to communicate kindness. For our dogs, smile could mean an another kind of mood.
Caress is very important both for humans and dogs. It creates strong connections in the group
Communication habits – approach In this lesson, we will learn the right and the incorrect approach to a dog.
looking in the eyes For human, looking in the eyes is normal and polite. Are you sure that it's the same for your dog?
One of our communication habit is running towards someone else. Let's us see how dogs see this.
Dogs are not like babies. They don't like being picking in our arms. In this lesson, we will see why
Aggressiveness for power: Aggressiveness for power is the most scared mood for dog owners. In this lesson, we will analyse dog behaviour and teach you how to behave in front of an aggressive dog.
Aggressiveness for fear is the most dog mood representing scared submission
Submission fear is the most common dog mood expressing remission
My name is Fedra Dirani .
I am the owner and manager of a Canine Center here in my country for about ten years now.
I graduated from the Academy of Canine Culture in Milan “S.I.A.C." , Italy and I am a Canine Instructor.
At the Academy, I specialized in behavioral problems and took part to workshops and courses on psychology and animal behavior .
Nowadays I often work in schools, teaching children how to take care of dogs and how to behave properly. I also practice “Pet Therapy" with children that have disabilities in order to help them overcome many social difficulties .
In addition to all these activities, for many years now I participate to competitions at international level in “Sport Agility" field.
I have a breeding of Jack Russell and I also deal with grooming , having followed a training course .
I'm about to graduate from the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine as a veterinary nurse.