Bringing Home Baby- A Training Seminar for New and Expectant Parents Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 10 - 11 a.m. Purr'n Pooch Pet Resorts, 80 Gilbert St. West, Tinton Falls, NJ 07701
Join Purr’n Pooch Pet Resort’s Founder Dick Palazzo and Trainer Karen Fazio as they share tips and strategies for preparing your pet for baby’s arrival. Learn how to create a joyful homecoming for the entire family, two and four legged. A $10 donation to support the nonprofit work of the Purr’n Pooch Foundation for Animals is requested to attend. Email email@example.com to register.
SEMINAR TOPICS • Importance of obedience training for dogs of all ages • Baby and dog-proofing the home • How to effectively and safely introduce baby-related items safely to an environment with a family pet • The variety of ways in which dogs are likely to react if not prepared in advance of baby’s arrival • Changing sleeping and attention schedules and how they may affect household pets • How to cope with the loss of sleep • Myths and truths about presenting a child to a pet for sniffing • What to do with the pet the day baby arrives • How to manage visitors and pet interactions • The truths and myths surrounding alpha leaders in the home • Preparing a pet for frantic schedules and stressed parents • How to prevent reactivity to wheels and other fast-moving objects • Safety protocols for baby-dog interactions
The Purr'n Pooch Foundation for Animals is dedicated to providing financial support and educational resources to non-profit, no-kill animal rescue groups and organizations from across the United States. The Purr'n Pooch Foundation supports all species of animals and is a registered 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization. Visit www.purrnpoochfoundation.org to apply for a grant or for more information on upcoming events and programs.