Welcome to our brand new Pet Talks! These talks are 40-50 minute discussions on various animal training topics led by our expert on Feline and Canine Behavior. These talks aim to aid pet owners with training and enriching the lives of their animals. Keep an eye out as these topics will be alternating frequently. All Pet Talks are for pet parents only and no pets are allowed at the event. Staff pets or shelter animals will be used for demonstration when necessary. All Pet Talks include light refreshments.
October 25th | 6pm to 7pm: Clicker Training and Positive Reinforcement
Want your pet to learn any cue for tricks and good behavior? Our Clicker Training and Positive Reinforcement Pet Talk will go over the basics and how to use them effectively. We will talk about classical and operant conditioning and how to pair both with a clicker. This gives you the knowledge and power to train your pet to do practically anything! Focuses on Canines and Felines, but knowledge is applicable to other species. Register here.
November 15th | 6pm to 7pm: Enrichment and Positive Play
We commonly hear how we need to add more exercise and play into our pets’ lives but the immediate thought that pops into our head is physical exercise. Our Enrichment and Positive Play discussion will open your eyes to new ways to exhausting your pet by using various enrichment items, and fun games to help engage your pets mind and body. Focuses on Canine and Felines. Register here.