The Association of Professional Dog Trainers


Become an APDT Sponsor

The APDT is pleased to offer a variety of eLearning sponsorship opportunities, including:

Informational eLearning Course Sponsorship

One 30 to 45 min pre-recorded eLearning course that shares information on your programs, products, and services or other information that will benefit professional dog trainers and their human and canine clients.

General eLearning Course Sponsorship

  • One of our regularly scheduled 90 minute LIVE educational eLearning courses, including Q&A
  • One month of our regularly scheduled 90 minute LIVE educational eLearning courses, including Q&A
  • Three months of our regularly scheduled 90 minute LIVE educational eLearning courses, including Q&A

Theme eLearning Course Sponsorship:

One Themed Month of eLearning courses (ex: Adopt-A-Dog Month) or Theme Topic (ex: business related)

Train Your Dog Month Sponsorship

  • The month's eLearning courses, both live and pre-recorded, live Facebook discussions, handouts, and other educational opportunities targeted to pet dog owners
  • Learn more about APDT's Train Your Dog Month

Details on APDT eLearning course sponsorship

Current Sponsors

APDT would like to thank the following eLearning course Sponsors who have generously supported APDT webinars, thereby allowing us to provide cutting edge online education!

Informational eLearning Course Sponsors

FREE eLearning course: The Power of Rewards:  Getting Dog Owners to Pick You as Their Trainer With Robert Ivancevich & Michelle Goldner
The Good Dogs of America Merit Badge Programtm For Dogs in Training was founded by a dog owner who wanted more than a graduation certificate to acknowledge the hard work he and his dog had put forth to become a "good dog".

Adopt-A-Dog Month Co-Sponsors

Petfinder is an online, searchable database of animals who need homes. It is also a directory of more than 13,000 animal shelters and adoption organizations across the U.S., Canada and Mexico. Organizations maintain their own home pages and available-pet databases.

Business Insurers of the Carolinas has been providing General Liability Insurance specifically designed for APDT members since 2001. Our coverage includes the broadest Care, Custody and Control coverage for the pets and property in your care whether at your client's home, in transit or at your home. This policy was designed to take the worry and the hassle out of finding reliable coverage. Best of all, buying coverage endorsed by APDT means affordable group rates.
Phone: (800) 962-4611 ext 224

APDT Chronicle of the Dog

Chronicile of the Dog

The quarterly APDT Chronicle of the Dog keeps APDT members abreast of contemporary pet dog training techniques and provides a lively forum for discussion of dog training and behavior issues.

Annual Conference

Annual Educational Conference and Trade Show


Date: Oct. 18-21, 2017
Location: Richmond, VA.

Richmond Marriott.
Richmond, VA.

APDT Foundation

The corporation is organized for charitable and educational purposes within the meaning of 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986.

The purpose of the foundation is to raise funds for scientific research and of education  of dog trainers.

Visit Foundation website

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