DogTech® International was founded in 1996 by John Richardson and is one of Australia’s leading Pet Services/Dog Training companies.
Our gentle, reward based Whisper Wise® Dog training methods are appreciated by dog lovers everywhere.
DogTech® supports local council/community doggy day events, local RSPCA chapters, Rescue groups, and Animal shelters in our areas of operation. We are active in hospitals & aged care facilities with companion dogs, provide workplace dog safety lectures, and contribute free or discounted training for rescued dogs.
DogTech® believes our canine friends have a desire to be a contributing member of our human family ‘pack’; that most problems we encounter are communication failures; that dogs and humans can communicate and live in harmony by learning and following the principals of our Whisper Wise® methods.
Our Mission is to promote greater understanding and effective communication by sharing our gentle, rewards based Whisper Wise® training methods with dog lovers and their dogs.
Services & Products
DogTech® offers a wide range of Services & Products including:
- Puppy schools
- In-home puppy set-up & training
- Group adolescent training
- In-home behaviour training
- Dog training books
- 100% Natural, healthy dog training treats
- Dog training DVD’s & CD’s
- Doggy equipment
- Franchise business opportunity
Introducing John Richardson
DogTech International was founded by John Richardson, better known as ‘The Dog Whisperer’®. John’s credentials include:
- Accredited Behavioral Training Therapist (AAPDT)
- Accredited Temperament Assessor
- Diploma of Business (Franchising)
- Certificate IV – A&WT
- Accredited Companion Animal Hygienist
- Internationally best-selling Author
- Award winning Public Speaker
- Certified Counselor
- Diploma in Hypnotics Science & Psychology
- Former Vice-President of the Police Citizens Youth Club
- 30+ years Dog Training experience
John also runs workshops and seminars to help RSPCA Inspectors and Council Pound Inspectors to understand how to deal with aggression in some of the dogs they are confronted with. He has been in dog training for well over 30 years, building a very successful Pet Services/ Dog Training organization - DogTech® International– with offices in NSW, ACT, VIC, QLD, New Zealand, Singapore, and Japan. *Franchises are available.
DogTech® International receives extensive media coverage through John’s work as ‘The Dog Whisperer’®. He is frequently interviewed on radio throughout Australia and writes columns for national dog magazines. John has appeared on ‘The George Negus Show’, ‘A Current Affair’, Bert Newton’s ‘Good Morning Australia’, ‘Pets Behaving Badly’ and regional TV where he has demonstrated on camera his unique understanding and ability to train man’s best friend.
More information on John and his secrets may be found in his books, ‘The Dog Whisperer©’ and ‘Whispers of Wisdom©’.