Wednesday, May 28, 2008
For Immediate Release
Media Contact: Angela Speed
(414) 431-6104 email@example.com
CALENDAR OF EVENTS LISTINGS FOR JUNE
MILWAUKEE – Start the summer out right with a fun course for both you and your companion animal. Register for a class or seminar at the Wisconsin Humane Society and help shelter animals at the same time!
All fees go right back to help thousands of homeless, abandoned and sick animals at WHS. To register, sign up online at wihumane.org or call (414) 431-6156.
CAT BEHAVIOR SEMINAR
Learn how to tame the tiger in your house by participating in a Cat Behavior Seminar to be held Thursday, June 19 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. WHS Training Manager, Kim Rinzel, M.S., will discuss feline care, training and behavior. The cost to attend the seminar is $10, which includes a $5 certificate to Animal Antics, the retail store located within WHS.
DOG BEHAVIOR SEMINAR
Ever wonder why your dog circles his food bowl before diving in? Sign up for the Dog Behavior Seminar to be held Tuesday, June 10 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. During the seminar, WHS Training Manager, Kim Rinzel, M.S., will discuss dog behavior and training, problem prevention and problem solving. The cost to attend the seminar is $10, which includes a $5 certificate to use in Animal Antics, the retail store located within WHS.
STOP THE PULLING! A LESSON IN LOOSE LEASH WALKING
Does your dog take YOU for a walk? Are you tired of being embarrassed in front of the neighbors due to your dog’s lack of good walking manners? If so, it’s time for you to bring your dog to the "Stop the Pulling!" workshop on Saturday, June 28 from 9:00a.m. to 10:00a.m. There is a $20.00 fee and a limit of 8 dogs for this session, so register early.
CANINE GOOD CITIZEN TEST
Is your dog ready to show off his etiquette? The Canine Good Citizen test is a ten-part test developed by the American Kennel Club. It stresses responsible guardianship and the importance of a well-mannered dog. If Fido passes, he can obtain official certification from the AKC. Register early for the “Canine Good Citizen Test,” held on Sunday, June 29 from 12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. There is a $10.00 fee. An additional $5.00 fee must be sent to the American Kennel Club to obtain the certificate, once your dog passes the test.
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For more information about the Wisconsin Humane Society, call (414) ANIMALS (264-6257) or log online to www.wihumane.org.