Hi, my name's Meg, and I run Pro-Positive Pet Behaviour & Training
I've always had a keen interest in animal behaviour and welfare. After experiencing behaviour issues with my own first dog and overcoming them, I developed a passion for wanting to help others with their own animals' behaviour concerns.
I am a qualified and experienced animal behaviourist, with over 8 years of experience working with dogs.
My work with animals has involved:
Work in boarding and rescue kennels and catteries
Work in various other animal-related industries such as farms, stables, wildlife rescue and a pet shop
Assisting in dog training classes and providing 1-2-1 dog training instruction
Observing animal behaviour consultations led by Certificated Clinical Animal Behaviourists (CCABs)
Leading animal behaviour consultations under the supervision of CCABs.
Conducting dog behaviour consultations as an associate behaviourist at Second Nature Behaviour Ltd
First Class BSc (Hons) Degree in Animal Behaviour & Welfare from Harper Adams University
BTEC Extended Diploma in Animal Management
I am a candidate member of Fellowship of Animal Behaviour Clinicians
I am working towards accrediation as a CCAB with the Association for the Study of Animal Behaviour (ASAB)
I am kept updated by methods backed by science
As a candidate member of Fellowship of Animal Behaviour Clinicians, I follow a strict code of conduct
I have learned from and practised with other qualified professionals
I advocate the use of reward based training methods