Lanark Animal Welfare Society

Our mission is to promote the welfare of all animals, to provide shelter and care, and prevent cruelty and suffering for those animals in need.

Dog Education Seminars

AndreAndrĂ© Hurtubise, Owner of Perth’s Pooch Pal dog training and senior trainer at Ottawa Canine School, is kindly lending his expertise to deliver several dog education seminars at the Perth Library in support of LAWS. These seminars are being offered free to the public but of course a donation to LAWS would be appreciated and can brought on the night of the seminar(s) you wish to attend. If you have any questions please feel free to email Beth Searle, Humane Education Director at Hope to see you there!

Perth & District Union Public Library
30 Herriott Street | Perth ON

September 18th, 2014 from 6-8pm: Dog 101
The origin of dogs; where they come from; the history, the intelligence and the communication of the animal and the silver fox experiment

December 4th, 2014 from 6-8pm: Dog Communication
What is my dog trying to say to me? How can we relate to them; showing video and pictures of scenarios of how animals express their feelings and thoughts.

February 26th, 2015 from 6-8pm: Dog Aggression
How it is misunderstood; what is true aggression; where does it come from, the purposes of it and how it got there; how to understand, calm down aggressive behaviour and prevent it from happening

May 7th, 2015 from 6-7:30pm: Dogs and Kids
Safety seminar on how to build your knowledge so our kids are safe around dogs; how some mistakes are made; training and behaviour

June 4th, 2015 from 6-7:30pm: Dog Myths
Health, Training, Behaviour; are dogs den animals? pack animals? what does it mean when my dog eat grass; do I need to be the pack leader and other questions answered!

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