Foster Program Additional Resources – Dogs & Puppies

Foster Program Additional Resources – Dogs & Puppies 2017-03-28T15:09:54+00:00

Here are some additional resources that you may find helpful.

DOGS AND PUPPIES

Safety:

https://www.aspca.org/pet-care/dog-care/common-dog-behavior-issues/aggression

https://www.aspca.org/pet-care/dog-care/dog-bite-prevention

http://drsophiayin.com/blog/entry/kids-and-dogs-how-kids-should-and-should-not-interact-with-dogs

https://positively.com/articles/dog-child-safetyguide/

 

Training:

http://www.humanesociety.org/animals/dogs/tips/dog_training_positive_reinforcement.html

http://www.humanesociety.org/animals/dogs/tips/training_nothing_in_life_is_free.html

 

House and Crate Training for Puppies and Dogs:

http://www.humanesociety.org/animals/dogs/tips/housetraining_puppies.html

http://www.humanesociety.org/animals/dogs/tips/crate_training.html

 

Enrichment and Exercise:

https://positively.com/dog-wellness/dog-enrichment/

https://positively.com/dog-wellness/exercise/

 

How to Introduce Dogs to Each Other:

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/steffen-baldwin/chill-out-decompression-t_b_8331986.html

http://bestfriends.org/resources/introducing-dogs-each-other

 

How to Introduce a Dog to a Cat:

http://bestfriends.org/resources/how-introduce-dog-cat (Option 1)

 

Marketing Foster Animals for Adoption:

http://bestfriends.org/resources/for-shelters-and-rescuers/animal-shelter-dogs-promoting-them-adoption

http://bestfriends.org/resources/for-shelters-and-rescuers/pet-profiles-how-write-animal-bios-get-your-adoptables-homes http://www.animalfarmfoundation.org/pages/Marketing-Best-Practices

 

Effective Adoption Counseling Tips:

 

http://www.animalfarmfoundation.org/pages/Adoption-Counseling

 

Nursing Dog and Puppy Care:

http://www.austintexas.gov/sites/default/files/files/Animal_Services/Foster_Care_Manual/Nursing_Mother_Dogs_and_Their_Puppies.pdf

 

Basic Puppy Care and Socialization:

http://www.austintexas.gov/sites/default/files/files/Animal_Services/Foster_Care_Manual/PUPPIES.pdf

http://www.whole-dog-journal.com/issues/16_12/features/properly-socializing-your-puppy_20878-1.html

 

Heartworm Disease:

https://www.heartwormsociety.org/pet-owner-resources/heartworm-basics

 

Ringworm:

http://www.austintexas.gov/sites/default/files/files/Animal_Services/Foster_Care_Manual/Ringworm.pdf

 

Demodectic (Demodex) Mange:

http://www.vcahospitals.com/main/pet-health-information/article/animal-health/mange-demodectic-in-dogs/741

 

Sarcoptic Mange:

http://www.vcahospitals.com/main/pet-health-information/article/animal-health/mange-sarcoptic-in-dogs/839