Alexandra Santos

Alexandra Santos is a professional canine behavior consultant and trainer who holds a diploma of advanced canine psychology from The Animal Care College in the United Kingdom and a diploma of advanced dog training from The Companion Animal Sciences Institute.
She is the author of the books “Puppy Problems,” “Puppy Training: How to housetrain your puppy effectively,” “How to leash train your dog and enjoy walking him,” “O meu cão e eu”, “Cão educado, dono feliz” (published in Portugal), and has also authored and co-authored several articles for the Journal of Applied Companion Animal Behavior and the International Institute for Applied Companion Animal Behavior.
She lives and works in Lisbon, Portugal as a guest professor at Universidade Lusófona de Humanidades e Tecnologias and provides individual coaching for dogs and their people. She has been a presenter at several seminars in Portugal and Brazil on positive reinforcement-based training and regularly presents webinars for the Pet Professional Guild.


Fear Learning and How to Work with Fearful Dogs