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Animals & Nature
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About Animals & Nature
Bird Watching, Wildlife Rehab, and Canine Manners

Featured Courses

  • Canine Manners - OUTSIDE

    Alana Stevenson, a professional dog and cat behaviorist and trainer, is the author of "The Right Way the First Time" (recommended by the Association of Professional Dog Trainers) and "Training Your Dog the Humane Way". Learn how to get your dog to come to you, quickly turn and change direction, hold the leash correctly, get your dog to be more attentive, curb jumping, and teach your dog to wait and stay. This class is for dogs 3 months of age and over. Dogs 6 months and older must have received a rabies vaccination. Puppies must have received their second distemper vaccination to participate. Dogs are not to be brought to the first class, it is for people only. Note: This is an outdoor class and the fee covers up to 2 handlers per dog. In the case of bad weather, class will be held on Thursday instead of Wednesday. This class will meet outside on the CVU grounds. Please wear a mask and checkin at the Welcome Desk at the CVU main entrance 10 minutes before the start of class.
  • Why Are So Many People Watching Birds These Days? - ONLINE

    Our state has many, many rivers, lakes, ponds, swamps and streams. Join us while we show you our favorite places for kayaking or canoeing, with tips about when to go and how best to enjoy them. We’ll share some of the favorite memories and some of the favorite wildlife photos from our paddles. This class will meet online via Zoom. You will receive an email prior to the start date of your class with information on how to participate.