Doing the Best for the Dogs in Our Care

Kid carrying a labrador dog
March 26, 2019
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom

Doing the Best for the Dogs in Our Care

UK Conference for Rehoming Centres
£35.00
DESCRIPTION

"Doing the Best for the Dogs in Our Care" is a day of theory presentation aimed at raising knowledge among volunteers and shelters staff to increase the chances of dogs finding their new forever happy home.

The organizer, Dogs Trust, is the largest dog welfare charity in the UK. They are committed to increasing behaviour and training knowledge and developing best practice amongst staff both within their own centres and the wider community. 

The agenda is as follows, all items will be delivered by a member of Dogs Trust staff:

  • Behavioural assessment in dogs- Jenna Kiddie
  • The interaction between physical health and behaviour- Helen Zulch
  • The principles of designing a behaviour modification programme- Steve Goward
  • Incorporating training dogs into day to day management- Alasdair Bunyan
  • Frustration in shelter dogs- Heather Wren
  • Optimising the physical environment- Steve Goward
animal rehoming
EVENT DETAILS
Dates
March 26, 2019
09:00 - 17:00
Location

The Wroxeter Hotel
Shrewsbury
SY5 6PH
United Kingdom

Language
English
Target
Dog trainers
shelter volunteer
SPEAKERS

Heather Wren

Heather is a Senior Training and Behaviour Advisor for Dogs Trust.

Steve Goward

Steve started as a volunteer at Dogs Trust in Shrewsbury, Shropshire back in 2000 whilst studying animal welfare.

Alasdair Bunyan

Works for Dog Trust where he is Senior Training and Behaviour Adviser

Helen Zulch

Dr. Helen Zulch is a veterinarian and European Specialist in Veterinary Behavioural Medicine.

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