Blair M Diamond Expert Witness
Curriculum Vitae

Contact Information

  • Company: Primal Needs Behavioral Solutions
  • Phone: (916) 212-2461
  • Cell: Same
  • Website: www.primalneeds.com
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Dogs

Specialty Focus: Canine Aggression, Canine Anxiety, Canine Behavior, Canine Fight, Canine Bite, Canine Attack, Dog Aggression, Dog Anxiety, Dog Behavior, Dog Fight, Dog Bite, Dog Attack

Years in Practice: 12

Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs: 1


Additional Information

Professional Experience • Police K9 Unit Training: Apprenticed under, and then trained with, master trainer Sonny Hennigar, 2008-2013; K9 unit maintenance training, including government contracts • Cimex Service Solutions: Co-created company from inception and sold in 2013; Sole business specializing in canine bed bug detection services; Worked in conjunction with U.C. Berkeley Entomology Department and pest control companies • Primal Needs Behavioral Solutions: founded own company in 2006; Executive Trainer and Dog Behaviorist, specializing in extreme aggression cases for the west coast Professional Affiliations • Good Day Sacramento: Dog behaviorist featured on “Think Like a Dog” monthly segment • International Association of Canine Professionals (IACP) – Professional Member • Homeward Bound: Golden Retriever Behavioral Consultant, Pro bono • PetTech Pet CPR First Aid Instructor • Volhard Dog Nutrition Consultant • Rockland World Radio – featured on podcast series focused on canine psychology in 2018 Education • University of Utah, 1999-2000 • Cal State Monterey Bay, 2001-2002 • American College of Applied Science, 2006 • Canine Pack Psychology training with Linn Boyke, 2006 Community and Professional Activities • Solid Gold Productions – TV pilot in production, 2019 • Front Street Animal Shelter: Pro bono dog training work, 2006-2014 • Behavioral Consultant: Wag Hotels and Cha-Cha Doggy Daycare; Created and implemented rest period for “all-day play” doggy daycare protocols