Pet Wellness Education

Expert Lectures with Interactive Live Q&A

Thursday - February 4th

Alex Sessa and her Pup
Alex Sessa | CPDT-KA, CDBC, VSPDT ​

Surviving K9 Adolescence

with Trainer Alex Sessa

Central Time Zone
1st Session: 8:00am - 9:30am
2nd Session: 12:00pm - 1:30pm
3rd Session: 5:00pm - 6:30pm

About This Class

A dog’s first year is the most critical time in their lives to instill a solid training foundation and prevent long-term behavioral issues. Join certified trainer Alex Sessa as she covers an often-overlooked topic of K9 adolescence and the unique challenges that come with this developmental period. She’ll discuss how to tackle issues like leash walking, barking, lunging, jumping, counter surfing, and more!

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Learn from the same experts that teach Hollywood Feed team members. Veterinarians, Certified Trainers, and more.

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Dr. Joe Bartges received his BS in zoology in 1983 from Marshall University in Huntington, WV, and his DVM from The University of Georgia in…

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Ethical Advice on Diet in the Shadow of DCM

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After earning bachelor’s degrees in animal science and biology, a master’s degree and doctorate in animal science, and an MBA, Dr. Ryan Yamka started his…

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