TWO DAY TELLINGTON TTOUCH

PORCHES, ALGARVE, PORTUGAL

February 8-9, 2020

This workshop will be taught by Alex Wilson (Certifed Tellington TTouch Practitioner P2) and hosted by Hello Bello Dog Hotel

 

This is a 2-day Tellington TTouch workshop combining theory with practical sessions. We will have a power point presentations looking at the link between posture and behaviour and understanding about tension patterns in dogs and how TTouch can help lower the dog's arousal level. We will learn some of the hands-on body touches and we will look at the use of body wraps as well as some of the groundwork and freework used in TTouch to help high-drive dogs make positive choices.

 

The cost of the workshop is €220.00 per person (dogs are welcome). 

For more information please email info@xtra.dog or call 0330 088 3647 (UK) or

in Portugal, call +351 961 816714 

What Will We Be Doing?

 

Two Day Tellington TTouch Workshop that will encompass how we observe our dogs, a basic understanding of dog body language and understanding the effects of coat patterns in dogs and and what that means when we see unusual coat pattern changes. 

 

• Learning about tension patterns in dogs and how we can use TTouch to release tension and looking at the link between posture and behaviour.

 

• How TTouch can be a great tool to add to the Naughty But Nice Training programme and how we use TTouch to lower dogs arousal and even bring dogs down from threshold.

 

• Understanding and learning Tellington TTouch bodywork. You will learn a number of the touches and have time to practise on other participants as well as on dogs.

 

•Understanding and using bodywraps and calming coats and how they can help dogs focus and relax. We will discuss how these tools will have an effect of the dogs nervous system.

 

•Groundwork, we will explore how groundwork can help dogs to make positive choices and teach them to move slowly in balance

Stopping dogs pulling, using the TTouch leading techniques we will look at how to teach dogs to walk in their own balance without pulling on the lead. We will explore some of the different groundwork techniques we use in TTouch with time to practise them with the dogs.​​

 

Once you have booked your place please can you complete your registration form.

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We can provide a variety of workshops anywhere in Europe. Our standard workshop is our 2-day Zero to Hero TTouch course day that will give you the tools to start using the work on your dog/s. This course can also be very helpful to people working in the rescue world and want to incorporate TTouch into their day to day dog management programme. We can also offer a one day workshop for people who want a shorter course. 

Would your dog club, dog organisation like to host a Tellington TTouch workshop? Please contact us as we can arrange workshops at your venue for your clients or members. This can also be used as a great fundraiser for a charity of dog rescue. Please email or call us on 0330 088 3647  for more details.

 

© 2017 Xtra Dog Training

Alex Wilson is a student member of the Association of Pet Dog Trainers and consequently, we do not use any aversive or punitive training, including slip leads, choke chains, pinch collars, e-collars etc. We use positive reinforcement training including clicker training and Tellington TTouch Training.