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March 2018
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3 days, 3 weeks, 3 months: Helping a New Dog Adapt to Your Home

March 26 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Humane Society of Jefferson County,
W6127 Kiesling Rd
Jefferson, WI 53549 United States
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If you just got a new dog, or are thinking about getting one, then this is the workshop for you. Join Mittsy Voiles and Alli Jerger from the Lake Mills Veterinary Clinic to learn what to expect in the first days, weeks and months, to get you and your dog off to a great start. Topics include socialization, exercise, nutrition, manners, potty training, and how to avoid common mistakes that may trigger fearful/defensive behavior. The workshop will be held in…

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April 2018
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It’s Potty Time!

April 2 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Humane Society of Jefferson County,
W6127 Kiesling Rd
Jefferson, WI 53549 United States
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Did you know that dogs are not considered potty trained until they have not had an accident for 90 days? Dogs and cats can have a hard time learning our potty training routines for them. Join the behavioral team from the Lake Mills Veterinary Clinic (Mittsy Voiles, Alli Jerger, Danielle Bartz) to learn how to gently and quickly teach cats and dogs good toilet routines. You’ll also learn what things don’t work, and what things (rubbing noses in the mess) will make the problem…

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Yoga with Cats

April 8 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Humane Society of Jefferson County,
W6127 Kiesling Rd
Jefferson, WI 53549 United States
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With their fluid movements and peaceful self-awareness, cats could be the original yoga masters! Stretch out and unwind with some of our adoptable cats at a one-hour session of “Yoga with Cats” on April 8, 2018. Bring your yoga mat and get flexible with the felines! “Yoga with Cats” is offered at no charge, but any donations will be greatly appreciated. There will be one session offered from Noon until 1:00 pm. The doors will open 15 minutes before the…

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Yoga with Cats

April 22 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Humane Society of Jefferson County,
W6127 Kiesling Rd
Jefferson, WI 53549 United States
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With their fluid movements and peaceful self-awareness, cats could be the original yoga masters! Stretch out and unwind with some of our adoptable cats at a one-hour session of “Yoga with Cats” on April 22, 2018. Bring your yoga mat and get flexible with the felines! “Yoga with Cats” is offered at no charge, but any donations will be greatly appreciated. There will be one session offered from Noon until 1:00 pm. The doors will open 15 minutes before the…

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Microchip Clinic

April 28 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Humane Society of Jefferson County,
W6127 Kiesling Rd
Jefferson, WI 53549 United States
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Did you know that one in three pets will get lost in their lifetime? It’s easy to think that it will never happen to your pet. After all, they’re always safely by your side or tucked in at home. But what if? What if a contractor, pet sitter, relative, visitor, or even a thief leaves a door or window open? What if you’re transporting your pet and disaster strikes, and your scared and confused pet runs to find a place to hide?…

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May 2018
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Teach a Great Recall

May 5 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Humane Society of Jefferson County,
W6127 Kiesling Rd
Jefferson, WI 53549 United States
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It will take approximately one year of regular, consistent training for most dogs to come when called at least 95% of the time. Does that sound like a lot of work? It is . . . but consider this: most dogs live ten or more years. If your dog comes when called for nine out of ten years, isn’t that worth it? Get off on the right paw with your recall training at this FREE workshop! You will learn simple, effective techniques and…

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Yoga with Cats

May 6 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Humane Society of Jefferson County,
W6127 Kiesling Rd
Jefferson, WI 53549 United States
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With their fluid movements and peaceful self-awareness, cats could be the original yoga masters! Stretch out and unwind with some of our adoptable cats at a one-hour session of “Yoga with Cats” on May 6, 2018. Bring your yoga mat and get flexible with the felines! “Yoga with Cats” is offered at no charge, but any donations will be greatly appreciated. There will be one session offered from Noon until 1:00 pm. The doors will open 15 minutes before the…

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What Is Your Dog Saying?

May 7 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Humane Society of Jefferson County,
W6127 Kiesling Rd
Jefferson, WI 53549 United States
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Dogs communicate all the time with people, other dogs, and other animals. A growl might stop you in your tracks, but do you notice a yawn? Dogs speak with their bodies. They use tails, ears, mouth movement, eyes, posture, and vocalization to signal their intent (let’s play!) and display emotions like stress. Come learn how to listen better to your dog, and to “speak” dog back! The workshop will be held in the shelter’s Community Education Room on Monday, May 7th, from…

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2018 Furry Friends 5k

May 19 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Jefferson County Fair Park,
503 North Jackson Ave
Jefferson, WI 53549 United States
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It’s time to register for the 5th Annual Furry Friends 5K! Saturday, May 19th, 9am Jefferson County Fair Park Join the race to help homeless pets by participating in the Humane Society of Jefferson County’s 5th Annual Furry Friends 5K. This family-friendly and dog-friendly event will take place on Saturday, May 19 at 9 a.m. at the Jefferson County Fair Park. Hundreds of human participants and their canine companions have taken part in this race, providing our community with a…

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Yoga with Cats

May 27 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Humane Society of Jefferson County,
W6127 Kiesling Rd
Jefferson, WI 53549 United States
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With their fluid movements and peaceful self-awareness, cats could be the original yoga masters! Stretch out and unwind with some of our adoptable cats at a one-hour session of “Yoga with Cats” on May 27, 2018. Bring your yoga mat and get flexible with the felines! “Yoga with Cats” is offered at no charge, but any donations will be greatly appreciated. There will be one session offered from Noon until 1:00 pm. The doors will open 15 minutes before the…

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