Dog Lifesaving Course
Learn proven policies and strategies needed to save the lives of at-risk dogs in communities around the country.
Presented in collaboration with Southern Utah University, the online Dog Lifesaving Course engages animal services practitioners, shelter staff, volunteers, and advocates in lessons and discussions around saving the lives of dogs.
During this seven-week, university-endorsed college online course, you'll learn from experts in the field and explore proven ways to save the lives of dogs in animal shelters through adoption, dog behavior and well-being, foster programs, canine handling, shelter medicine, and much more.
At its core, the course focuses on how lifesaving can be increased.
The Dog Lifesaving Course offers animal caregivers, community members, animal advocates, and volunteers an opportunity to learn about proven policies, programs, and procedures necessary to meet the community’s expectation of dog lifesaving.