Join us on the second Thursday every month for a series on the latest research in animal well-being and how you can use the findings in your shelter and community.
These one-hour webinars will be recorded and have been pre-approved for 1.0 Certified Animal Welfare Administrator continuing education credits by The Association for Animal Welfare Advancement and by the National Animal Care & Control Association.
The February and April webcasts have also been approved for 1 hour of continuing education credit in jurisdictions which recognize RACE approval.
Thursday, February 9
Short-Term Foster Programs for Shelter Cats: Beneficial or Problematic? This webinar will be presented by Dr. Kristyn Vitale, the lead author on a new study exploring shelter cat foster programs.
Find out more at https://maddies.fund/MIwebcastShortTermFoster
Thursday, March 9
Treatment Options for Canine Fears and Anxiety. This presentation will be given by one of the world's most pre-eminent animal behaviorists, Dr. Nicholas Dodman, DVM, DACVA, DACVB, and Ian Dinwoodie, a data analyst and software engineer. Both are from Tufts University and the Center for Canine Behavior Studies which Dr. Dodman co-founded.
Find out more at https://maddies.fund/MIwebcastMarch9
Thursday, April 13
Becoming a Secure Base: Using science to improve human-animal bonds and welfare. This webinar will be presented by Monique Udell, Ph. D., CAAB, Associate Professor of Animal Sciences at Oregon State University, where she also runs the Human-Animal Interactions Lab.
Find out more at https://maddies.fund/MIwebcastSecureBase
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