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Canine expert witnesses practice in a variety of fields, including animal behavior, veterinary medicine, dog training, animal welfare, and law enforcement. Some of the most common specialties for canine expert witnesses also include breed-specific legislation, dog bite cases, service animal regulations, police K9 handling, and animal cruelty investigations. They can opine on the effects of improper training methods, breed discrimination, the impact of environmental factors on canine behavior, the role of dogs in law enforcement, and standards for veterinary care.

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This highly qualified expert has decades of experience as a certified dog trainer. Her training programs include obedience, protection, agility, scent discrimination and conformation along with repairing abnormal behavior. She has extensive involvement in the field of canine care, especially with Rottweilers and Bully breeds (American Pit Bull Terrier and relatives). She is an active board member...

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Dog Training and Behavior Expert Witness

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This expert is highly trained in dog training, behavior, and science. He has trained pets professionally since 1992, h two companies eaach of which focuses on scientici study of canines and dog behavior, and has served as an expert and correspondent on various television programs. This expert has won and has coached numerous dog training and behavior competitions.

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Canine Training Expert Witness

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This expert has extensive experience and education on dog training and behavior having authored over five well received publications. She earned an Associate Degree in Administration of Justice at Santa Rosa Junior College. She worked for the Marin Humane Society in California for over 20 years, enforcing animal protection and control laws. She served as a president of the Association of Pet Dog...

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Canine Expert Witness FAQs

A canine expert witness is a professional with extensive knowledge and experience in dog behavior, training, breeding, or veterinary medicine. They provide testimony in legal cases involving dogs.

Canine expert witnesses are often used in personal injury cases involving dog bites, animal cruelty cases, disputes over pet custody, and negligence claims against veterinarians or breeders.

Subspecialties include dog behavior analysis, veterinary forensics, dog breeding standards, service dog regulations, and specific breed knowledge among others.

A canine expert can analyze the circumstances of the incident, assess the dog's behavior and history, and determine if proper precautions were taken to prevent the incident.

Yes. Many canine experts have deep knowledge about specific breeds and can provide insight on breed-specific laws or regulations in court cases.

Expert Institute offers a personalized approach to help you find the highest quality experts. We source actively-practicing professionals who match all your requirements for specialty areas, work experience, litigation history, fee range, certifications, location, and more.

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