Can food time be play time for shelter dogs?
Not only can it, but it’s better that way! That’s just one of the enrichment tips shared by Rebecca Lohnes, Lollypop Farm’s behavior and training manager, at the 2015 Cornell Shelter Medicine Conference.
In her presentation, she demonstrated how positive reinforcement training and enrichment exercises reduce kennel stress and increase adoptability for shelter dogs. Whatever your shelter’s budget, you’ll learn about quick and easy ways you can convert a dog’s daily ration to an increased quality of life that is fun and achievable for canine and humans alike!