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Title: A Presentation by Dr. Sophia Yin, DVM, MS: The Art & Science of Animal Behavior

When: 09/19/2014 at 08:00 to 09/20/2014 at 16:45

Where: Animal Rescue League of Iowa (Mapes Auditorium)


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Dr. Sophia Yin will present various topics related to animal behavior at the Animal Rescue League of Iowa. Friday Evening Session: Dominance vs. Leadership: Myths and Facts about Dominance in Dogs (1.5 hrs) Saturday Session: What Giraffes, Dogs and Chickens Have in Common: Training Techniques that Work for All Creatures (1.5 hrs); Body Language of Fear and Imminent Aggression (1hr); If Punishment’s So Bad Then Why Does it Work for the Trainer on T.V. (1 hr); Learn To Earn Program: Fun Alternatives to the Alpha Role (1.5 hrs); General Approach to Handling Fear and Aggression in Dogs (2 hrs) Lunch will be provided during the Saturday Session.

Sponsor: Animal Rescue League of Iowa & Iowa Veterinary Medical Association

Speaker(s): Dr. Sophia Yin, DVM, MS

Contact: Lauren McGIll
 Phone: 515-473-9113


Animal Rescue League of Iowa (Mapes Auditorium)
5452 NE 22nd Street

Des Moines, IA 50313
United States