Title: the importance of early socialization and its impact on stress responses in dogs
When: 11/23/2013 at 14:00 to 11/23/2013 at 17:00
Where: Whatta Pup!
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Stress resilience in dogs is of great concern, as we address some of the root causes of companion dog aggression, which results in millions of dogs being surrendered worldwide on an annual basis. Although there is support for a genetic aspect of aggression, the environment will always play a crucial role, especially at formative ages when the brain chemistry is being laid down.
Sponsor: Whatta Pup! & WOOFF
Speaker(s): Lucinda Glenny, MSc. Candidate Animal Behavior, CPDT-KA