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Jim Ha

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Meet Certified Applied Animal Behaviorist Dr. Jim Ha

Dogged Justice

Dr Jim Ha, co-host of Dogged Justice, has dedicated his life to the study of animal behavior. In this episode, he gives us a glimpse of his career and education. He also shares how he applied his knowledge and research to benefit the communities he serves including the Courthouse Dogs Foundation.  Episode Highlights 1:00 - Jim’s father inspires him early  3:00 - Education & early career 5:00 - Field PHD Research.  7:30 - Postdoctoral Research  10:30 - Shifting from cognitive to behavioral studies  15:45 - Helping apply animal behavior in homes 18:30 - How Animal Behavior Associates of Washington came to be 23:30 -  What Jim hopes to share on this podcast 24:00 - Resources Jim has created 27:00 - Courthouse Dogs Foundation  31:30 - The special relationship between humans and dogs 36:00 - How science plays a part in understanding the benefits of dogs Links To References University of Washington Certificate in Applied Animal Behavior Dog Behavior - Modern Science & Our Canine Companions Dr Jim's Credentials Millersville University, BA Biology, 1980 Wake Forest University, MA Biology, 1983 Colorado State University, PhD Zoology, 1989 Research Professor, University of Washington, 1992-present  Certified Applied Animal Behaviorist, 2004-present  Owner, Animal Behavior Associates of Washington education and consulting  Owner, DrJimHa.com education and consulting Connect with Jim or learn more about his work on his website at drjimha.com.  To learn more about what they are doing to change the criminal justice system, go to courthousedogs.org.

40mins

14 Jun 2020

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Animal Behaviorist Jim Ha

KSCO Pet Radio

PODCAST (25:57) -- Dr. Jim Ha's book, Dog Behavior: Modern Science and Our Canine Companions is a bit of a mind-bender, bringing hard science against what we think we know about our canine friends.

25mins

5 Apr 2020

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Jim Ha: Dogs and Science (PT 2)

Dogs in Our World

In the season finale of Dogs in Our World, Adam Winston ends his journey by learning from another one of his favorite people. Dr. Jim Ha is a Certified Applied Animal Behaviorist and professor at University of Washington. His early research focused on wild animals, but now all of his work and teaching centers around the animals in our home, such as dogs and cats. In Part 2 of their conversation, Dr. Jim Ha tells us all how we can contribute to canine science. He also points Adam to a new crossroads in his journey to becoming a well-rounded dog trainer and behaviorist. Check out Adam’s new services page to see how he can help your dog or organization. Join the audience at dogsinourworld.com.*Music donated by Dave Elkins and Travis AdamsResearch Links at notecastr.com/dogsinourworld/309/

35mins

9 Feb 2018

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Jim Ha: Dogs and Science (PT 1)

Dogs in Our World

In the season finale of Dogs in Our World, Adam Winston ends his journey by learning from another one of his favorite people. Dr. Jim Ha is a Certified Applied Animal Behaviorist and professor at University of Washington. His early research focused on wild animals, but now all of his work and teaching centers around the animals in our home, such as dogs and cats. In Part 1 of their conversation, Adam learns that we actually know a lot less about dogs than many other animals. Dr. Jim Ha also claims that this continued lack of canine science could eventually lead to a public health hazard. Check out Adam's new services page to see how he can help your dog or organization. Join the audience at dogsinourworld.com.*Music donated by Dave Elkins and Travis AdamsResearch Links at notecastr.com/dogsinourworld/309/

53mins

9 Feb 2018

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369: Dr. Jim Ha: Genetics and Behavioral Differences Between Dog Breeds

The Dog Show with Julie Forbes

The Dog Show #369 – March 23, 2016 Encore! Julie Forbes and Dr. Ha talk about the genetic differences between dog breeds and how this impacts not only their behavior, but also how dogs of different breeds communicate with each … Read More

55mins

23 Mar 2016

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350: Dr. Jim Ha. Did you know different dog breeds have different ways of communicating?

The Dog Show with Julie Forbes

The Dog Show #350 – November 11, 2015 Julie Forbes and Dr. Jim Ha talk about the genetic differences between dog breeds and how this impacts not only their behavior, but also how dogs of different breeds communicate with each … Read More

55mins

26 Oct 2015

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329: Dr. Jim Ha – The Science of Dog Behavior

The Dog Show with Julie Forbes

The Dog Show #329 – June 17, 2015 Dr. Jim Ha, one of this year’s SPARCS presenters!  Julie Forbes and Dr. Ha talk about the genetic differences between dog breeds and how this impacts not only their behavior, but also … Read More

55mins

17 Jun 2015