Animal Career Academy Seminars


Emotional Lives of Animals: $35

Talk to almost any pet owners and they will probably agree that their pet has; understands and shows a wide variety of emotions. This class looks at how science is delving into the minds and lives of not only our pets, but the entire animal kingdom. They are asking-and often proving-some very hard questions relating to the Emotional Lives of Animals.

Sunday 10/13 (10 - 12pm)

Grooming 101: $50

This seminar covers the grooming needs of your pets, both at home and professionally. We will discuss products, tools, techniques and amount of attention your pet will require. We will cover basic health, nail and ear care, as well as what to look for when choosing a professional groomer to help you care for your best friend.

Tuesday 8/27 (6:30-9:00pm) or Sunday 9/15 (10 - 12:30pm)


Bathing Basics: $95

This seminar series will benefit both the at home bather as well as any who bath at shelters/boarding facilities. We will cover the basic bathing, drying and brushing techniques for dogs of all coat types. We will look at product and tool choice and use as well as safe handling of dogs when in a tub or on a grooming table. Calming signals and signs of stressed, fearful or aggressive dogs will also be discussed as well as techniques to ensure the safety of both human and dog.

3 Class Series - Tuesday 9/10, 9/17, 9/24 from 6:30 - 8:30 pm

3 Class Series - Tuesday 11/5, 11/12, 11/19 from 6:30 - 8:30 pm