This seminar is for handlers and trainers who would like to be able to aid in the training of protection dogs using the bite suit.
Topics covered include:
• How to properly and safely catch and work a dog in the bite suit and bite sleeve
• Different physical movements and techniques
• Accessories for distraction, such as the bamboo stick, the whip, etc.
About the instructor
Sergio A. Nieves is a Certified Professional Dog Trainer and Decoy. In 2002 he began training his own dogs just for fun. He began learning more about behavior modification, dog sports and police k-9. In 2005, he joined a Dog Sport Club and became involved in the dog world. He began practicing the French Ring Sport which includes Obedience, Agility and Bite Work (protection). In 2008, he earned three certifications to train French Ring Sport Dogs, Police K9 and Obedience with Behavior Modification. As a Certified Professional Dog Trainer and Decoy by the North American Ring Association (NARA), American Working Dog Association (AWDA), Central Canine Society (SCC in France), The American Kennel Club (AKC) and others, Sergio is a highly respected decoy for Police K9s, French Ring, Mondioring, IPO, and Executive Programs.