Train Service Dogs For the Disabled

Are you looking for a new job that will help others and make a difference? Do you love animals, and like the idea of working with dogs every day?  If so, starting a new career training service dogs for people with disabilities is a great option!

Millions of Americans and people around the world have physical and mental disabilities that can be aided by the assistance of a service dog.  There is great demand for these highly trained animals, which means the demand for trainers is just as great.  At Petropolis Academy, you can learn how to train service dogs to open doors, pick up objects, throw things away, and become wonderful companions to those who are in need of them.  In as little as 12 weeks, you can earn a professional certification as a dog trainer who can teach these amazing service dogs to help others.

In order to become a service dog trainer, you will learn everything from basic obedience and animal behavior to advanced techniques.  Service dogs need to learn how to work without being distracted by people and objects around them.  You will learn how to train a dog uniquely for the individuals you will be helping.  You will also be able to assess dogs for their ability to become a service dog, which not all of them can do. At the end of the day training service dogs does not only create income, but is extremely rewarding knowing that you are making such a huge difference.

To learn more about training service dogs for people with disabilities, or to schedule a tour of Petropolis Academy, call 636-898-5849 today!