Canine Health and Wellness: Nutrition, Enrichment & Building a Stronger Bond with your Dog
Adult / Special Interests -
Adult Fall 2021
Having a dog is different than it used to be. This course is ideal for those who are new to dog ownership or just want to learn the most current methods to promote longer life, better health, and more enrichment for their dog.
INSTRUCTION OBJECTIVES: Attendees will learn how to cope with the “puppy blues,” whether pet insurance is worth the investment, understand how to choose a dog food and we will discuss fitness and enrichment ideas that go beyond the usual walk around the neighborhood.
Kerry "The Pet Maven" owns and operates For the Love of FUR, a pet grooming business operating in the Twin Cities Western Suburbs. For the Love of FUR is a new concept in the pet care industry, based on the notion of teaching pet parents to take ownership in part of the grooming process. Kerry Gardner has been a pet lover from childhood and has worked in the pet care industry for more than two decades. She is accomplished in dog & cat grooming, dog sports, pet health issues and canine enrichment. Kerry started one of the first mobile pet grooming operations in the upper Midwest in 2003 - the highly acclaimed, Pampered Pet Mobile Grooming in St. Louis Park, MN - where she catered to older and special needs cats and dogs using gentle grooming practices. She is a member of the International Association of Canine Professionals.