Read And Relax: Animal Enrichment Program
At the Animal Refuge League of Greater Portland, volunteers read to dogs to provide enrichment and reduce stress.
Increasing the Odds of a Successful Adoption
Discover the best ways to prepare and provide support for adopters bringing a new dog into their home.
Canine Behavior: Dog Introductions
Learn or polish your dog introduction skills for successful canine meet and greets.
Defensive Dog Handling
Learn how to defuse potential dog aggression with your body language and the proper way to use a leash and other dog-handling tools.
Human Body Language and Dog Behavior
Identify ways to interact with and handle dogs (including shy and aggressive ones) to help ensure a positive experience for everyone.
Animal Behavior for Shelters
This webinar will provide information and tools outlined in the book Animal Behavior for Shelter Veterinarians and Staff.
Building Resilience in Dogs
Author Patricia McConnell offers practical and science-based ways to help dogs build resilience, no matter what they have been through in the past.
Identifying and Managing Food Guarding
Learn how to identify food guarding behavior using the SAFER aggression assessment and hear what shelters are currently doing with food guarding dogs.
Discover how to read feline body language and use your own body to show cats you are a friend, not a foe.