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BS in Biology, University of Louisville
M.S. in Behavioral Ecology, University of Louisville

Professor Beattie began her training career as the Behavior Manager at the Kentucky Humane Society, where she initiated a new program to make “difficult” shelter dogs easier to adopt. In 2007 she opened her own dog business, the Canine Professor. The business offers a wide array of training and consulting services, specializing in canine aggression.

She also serves as a Visiting Professor at the University of Louisville, teaching biology courses to both majors and non-majors. Professor Beattie currently teaches several course in canine behavior at the Animal Behavior Institute. She is committed to public education and regularly contributes articles to several professional publications.

Cherie Beattie

Professor of Animal Science

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