Learning to interact with animals is a crucial part of a child's development and ensures a child knows how to be safe, empathetic, and compassionate toward people and animals!

Here are just a few resources to help you and your child learn the basics of dog interaction:

Meeting a New Dog, the Right Way!

The Best Part: Giving a Dog a Treat

The 7 Never, Ever, Evers of Meeting a New Dog

For more information about educational opportunities, please contact Adam Karson, Community Outreach Coordinator at

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