Day School Asst Cum Trainer
Mike has been working with dogs and even horses for years. His previous jobs include guard dog trainer, SPCA Animal care supervisor and horse handler. He has also attended a positive dog training program with Dogs Trust in Hong Kong when he’s attached to SPCA Hong Kong.
At SPCA Singapore, he is in-charge of assessing the dogs’ temperament and to rehome the dogs to suitable homes. He is also involved in basic obedience training, leash training, muzzle training, crate training, and also handled dogs with aggression issues such as resource guarding. He also conducts 1 to 1 training with adopters using positive reinforcement techniques and assists the adopted dog to settle down in the new environment. Mike also assists with assessing the dogs adopted to live in HDB under project adore program in Singapore.
During his work at SPCA, he is also being interviewed by CNA for the program: On The Red Dot.
Mike has also adopted his dog, a malinois from the SPCA and has successfully rehabilitated it – turning it from a red zone dog to a nice friendly dog.
Mike will be working with us in our Day School program, Train4Me program and he will be stationed at our training centre located at NEWest Mall (West Coast Drive).