Lynne Fedorick, CPDT-KA, CTDI is passionate about training dogs using fun, creative, highly effective techniques that engage and motivate dogs to peak performance. Lynne’s positive training methods succeed on all dogs. Lynne’s extensive experience (since 1995) working with and studying dog packs and dog behaviour has helped her to learn how dogs communicate with each other and with humans. Lynne excels in helping dogs and humans to effectively communicate with and understand one another. Effective communication creates well behaved dogs and awesome dog-human teams.
Lynne is commited to excellence in both dog training and customer service. Our customers experience dog training in a whole new light, and finish our programs with a well mannered dog that they can be proud of. Lynne is proud to be the only certified dog trainer in Black Creek, BC, having passed rigorous examinations and requirements in order to attain Certification Council for Professional Dog Trainers Knowledge Assessed assurance of excellence.
The Certification Council for Professional Dog Trainers (CPDT) is the ONLY independent certification organization for dog trainers in North America. This means is a CPDT certified trainer has an excellent base of knowledge and is able to effectively train dogs and can help with virtually any dog behaviour problem, using a humane and scientifically proven approach.
Keeping up with the latest contemporary dog training techniques demands attendance at many dog training courses and seminars. Lynne continues her dog training and behaviour education and has studied with:
Dr. Jack Halip
Dr. Andrew Luescher
Dr. Nicholas Dodman
Dr. Wayne Hunthausen
Dr. Donal McKeown
Dr. Gary Landsberg
Dr. Karen Overall
Dr. Amy Marder
Dr. John Wright
Dr. Peter Neville
Dr. Ian Dunbar
Dr. Michael Fox
Dr. Adam Miklosi
**Attendance certificates for workshops and seminars are NOT accrediations, but are given to all attendees as a gesture of gratidude by the instructors for attendance.
Lynne earned examined accreditation with the only internationally recognized and independent Certification Council for Professional Dog Trainers, which is recognized by the National Certification Council . Lynne also earned certification as a Certified Trick Performance Dog Instructor with Do More With Your Dog after taking a course with Kyra Sundance. In order to keep up with hottest techniques and trends in dog training, Lynne maintains Premium Professional level membership with the Association of Professional Dog Trainers, which has granted Lynne status as a Canine Life and Social Skills Instructor. This program is aimed at giving owners the skills and support that they need to train their dogs using a highly effective, correction free, positive approach. Lynne has also trained service dogs for hearing assistance work.
Lynne believes dog training should be a fun and positive experience for both dog and trainer. People are always so surprised how easy it is to teach their dogs awesome foundation skills like a great recall, or to walk nicely on a leash. Usually they are thrilled when they learn their dog can also do useful things like carrying the mail home, or finding the remote control for the TV.
In 2014, Lynne founded and organized the Go Dog Go! All Stars Trick Dog Team, a team of dedicated trick dog trainers and their dogs. We perform at events throughout the Comox Valley and Campbell River areas. The trick dog team showcases the complex training that is possible for any dog, from rescued street dogs to show champions. Audiences thrill to the dogs different personalities and the joy with which all members of the team perform
Lynne is certified in Pet First Aid and CPR through the Comox Fire Training Centre, located in Comox, BC. In her spare time she is a volunteer firefighter and first responder on the Oyster River Fire Department. She enjoys giving back to the community and helping people. She has also raised two wonderful adult children and has four of her own well behaved dogs including two Titled Trick Dogs. Lynne also enjoys the company of as six little goats who help keep the Go Dog Go! Resort well manicured and beautiful.
4335 Macaulay Road, Black Creek, BC V9J 1E2, (250) 792-3515, email@example.com