Summit charts course for human animal interventions ethics, best practices

The Oakland University Center for Human Animal Interventions (CHAI) recently (August 12-14, 2015) hosted its first Learning Summit at the school’s Rochester, Mich., campus. The event brought together a small group of elite industry thought-leaders from around the country to discuss the state of the industry and review what’s needed for legitimacy and growth. Over…

Attend free animal welfare in animal assisted therapy lecture

If you’re in the Oakland County, Michigan area and are interested in learning more about working with dogs in animal assisted therapy (AAT), consider attending the free lecture, “It’s Not Dog Whispering, It’s Dog Listening.” Sponsored by Oakland University’s Center for Human Animal Interventions, the presentation will be held Thursday, March 24, 2016, from   4…