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Patricia has given speeches and seminars around the world and is one of the most requested speakers in the country on canine and feline behavior and training. Here's what one participant had to say about Patricia's seminars: 

"Dr. McConnell has a wealth of knowledge, good humor and awesome slides and videos. The seminar was just excellent!" "Patricia has an ability to explain complex concepts simply, memorably and with humor. I'd come again in a minute!" 

Patricia can’t wait to see you in one of the cities listed in the All Upcoming Events section.

March 29th, Lake Geneva, WI

Come hear Patricia talk about her memoir, subtitled Healing a Dog, Facing My Fears, Reclaiming My Life, in which her beloved dog Willie first set her back but utimately helped her heal from traumas of her past.

April 20th, Essington, PA

Patricia will give the Keynote address: "Creating and Maintaining Resilience in Working Dogs" for the Penn Vet Working Dog Center.


Click here for Patricia's other talks, including a talk at the Lakefly Writers Conference in Oshkosh, Wisconsin.