Learn About Dog Trainer Emma Tucker's Training and Education

Shadow Training with Cheri Lucas

Date: TBD

Location: Cheri Lucas' Second Chance Ranch, Templeton, California, USA

Training Snippet: "The Mentor program is by far the most intense and thorough training program that Cheri offers. This highly popular program is private and individualized. Cheri evaluates her student’s abilities at the start of the program, and then designs a training protocol based not only on what the student needs to know but where the student wants to go. Students are immersed in Cheri’s world, receiving hands-on training from day one with multiple dogs with a myriad of issues..."

Learn more about shadow training and mentorship programs on Cheri Lucas' website.


Dog Trainer Emma Tucker and mentor Cheri Lucas

Emma Tucker and mentor Cheri Lucas

Lucas Agnew Workshop: Raw Intuitive Talent - The Missing Link

Date: March 31 - April 2, 2017

Location: Cheri Lucas' Second Chance Ranch, Templeton, California, USA

Workshop Snippet: "This is not your average workshop... Our goal is to teach you to view the dog’s issues through the dog’s eyes, so that training becomes second nature to you. Almost automatic. In other words, we enable and empower you to develop Raw Intuitive Talent... Any relationship, whether human or canine, has to have a solid and healthy foundation: one built on trust and communication." 

Want to learn more about this workshop? Visit the Lucas Agnew website.

Dog Trainer Emma Tucker

Training at the Second Chance Ranch in Templeton, CA

dog trainers Brian Agnew & Cheri Lucas

Emma with dog trainers Brian Agnew & Cheri Lucas


K9 Lifeline 3D Workshop: Dealing with Difficult Dogs

Date: 2016

Location: K9 Lifeline in Draper, Utah, USA

Workshop Snippet: "... We will work on ways of improving the retrieve and how problems can be minimized and overcome. The aim is to teach and demonstrate  the approaches to building a strong relationship and ‘want to’ in a dog by including retrieve training and exercises in the training program.  Training, Exercise, Relationship, Reward and Fun – Retrieving.  Make a training session pleasurable with retrieving and also develop the foundation for a working and competition dog..."

Read more about the K9 Lifeline 3D Workshop.

Emma training a steer at K9 Lifeline

If you can handle a steer, you can handle a dog!

K9 Lifeline dog trainers

An unconventional pack walk

K9 3D Workshop Training

K9 Lifeline 3D Workshop Complete!


K9 Lifeline Shadow Program with Heather Beck

Date: 2016

Location: K9 Lifeline in Draper, Utah, USA

Program Snippet: "...K9 Lifeline is focused on teaching how to work with dogs with behavioral issues.  You will watch K9 Lifeline throughout their daily activities, including consultations with clients and their dogs, working with dogs at K9 Lifeline for Board and Train, and working with their own pack of dogs.  You will also spend a lot of hands on time with dogs learning how to work with problem dogs in a safe, but effective manner..."

Learn about what K9 Lifeline Shadow Program entails.

Training Cesar's Way: Fundamentals of Dog Behavior and Training

Date: February 2015

Location: Dog Psychology Center, Santa Clarita, California, USA

Program Snippet: "Fundamentals of Dog Behavior and Training I is a five-day, hands-on course designed and taught by Cesar Millan, based on his unique gifts and insights into dog behavior and psychology. You will learn what you need to know to have a balanced, fulfilled dog and to be the best Pack Leader you can be."

Read more about Training Cesar's Way.

renowned dog trainer Cesar Millan

Emma with renowned dog trainer Cesar Millan



Certificate in Animal Training and Enrichment from the Animal Behavior Institute
Animal Communication Level 1 with Georgina Cyr
1-Year Apprenticeship with Connective Training


Emma Tucker Dog Trainer

Emma with Michelle of Connective Training