Code of Ethics

Full members of the APDTNZ choose to adhere to the APDTNZ Code of Ethics. This means that they will:

  • Use humane, dog-friendly training methods
  • Behave in a professional manner towards their clients and colleagues
  • Participate in continued professional development to acquire new skills and learn about new advances in dog training

Associate members are not required to adhere to the Code of Ethics but are certainly encouraged to do so.

Download the  APDTNZ Code of Ethics

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