CEU Event: Learn About Cat-Handling Techniques to Reduce Fear, Anxiety, and Stress
* Courses approved for CBCC-KA CEUs may be applied to a CPDT-KA recertification. Courses approved for CPDT-KA may not be applied to a CBCC-KA recertification.
In this webinar, you will learn the common causes of fear, anxiety, and stress in cats, as well as the evolutionary, environmental, and social factors that often contribute to these emotions. You will also learn how cats typically express fear, anxiety, and stress and the signs to look for, some of which may be subtle. After gaining an understanding of the potential fallout of using force-based handling techniques, you will learn basic handling techniques to reduce fear, anxiety, and stress in cats that you can begin using immediately, whether you work with cats in a veterinary clinic or a shelter, or in a home setting with your clients’ cats—or even your own cats. Learning Objectives Understand why cats are especially prone to experiencing fear, anxiety, and stress Identify signs of fear, anxiety, and stress in cats Understand the potential consequences of force-based handling techniques on cats and humans Learn basic handling techniques to reduce fear, anxiety, and stress for cats in veterinary clinics, shelters, and at home
Sponsor:Pet Professional Guild
Contact: Sharon Nettles