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Thursday, October 5

9:00 a.m.  Seminar begins

12-1:30 p.m. Lunch (on your own)

5:30 p.m. Thursday session ends 

Friday, October 6

9:00 a.m. Seminar begins

12-1:30 p.m. Lunch (on your own)

5:30 p.m. Friday session ends 

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1099 Lone Pine Road
Bloomfield Township, MI 48302
Phone: 248-642-5800


Shelter Behavior Seminar 2017

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Michigan Pet Fund Alliance is hosting a FREE two-day Shelter Behavior Seminar, presented by Animal Alliances'  Kelley Bollen, MS, CABC.

Join shelter staff, animal control officers, volunteers and administrators to learn ways to save lives in your community by effectively addressing the behavioral health of animals in your care.  

Registration Information:

Registration for the 2-day seminar includes:

* Snack and beverage breaks 

* 1.5 hour lunch break each day (bring your own or go off-site for lunch)

Subjects Covered:

Day 1 

  • Intake and Adoptions - A Behavior Perspective
  • Reading Dog and Cat Body Language and Safe Animal Handling 
  • Stress Recognition and Reduction
  • Behavioral and Environmental Enrichment

Day 2 

  • Understanding Aggression in the Domestic Dog 
  • Canine Behavior Evaluations
  • Feline Behavior Evaluations
  • How Animals Learn 
  • Training and Behavior Modication in the Shelter

Participants will receive a Certificate of Completion


CCPDT  11 CEUs for Trainers and 3 CEUs for Behavior


Pet-friendly hotel rooms are available through 9/4/17: 

3333 Centerpoint Parkway, Pontiac MI 48341

(248) 858-8664


Studio Suite $99 + tax.

One Bedroom Suite $109 + tax.

Two Bedroom Suite $169 + tax. 

This event is full.

Please go to http://conta.cc/2i1y553 to join the waiting list.