Title: Animal Minds and Emotions
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Dog trainers have long known what animal behaviorists have more recently acknowledged: that animals are sentient beings, possessing minds, emotions, and immense cognitive abilities. We will explore the evidence for animal cognition and emotions, particularly with respect to animal training, enrichment, and improving their quality of life.
Sponsor: Animal Behavior Institute
Speaker(s): Dr. Gary Fortier