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PCC, Oregon Humane Society team up for animal classes
Photos and Story by James Hill
Are you having behavioral issues with your animals? Would you like to learn how what it takes to work with animals as a career? Then join Portland Community College this spring for new non-credit classes at the Oregon Humane Society. All classes will be held at 1067 N.E. Columbia Blvd. The following classes will be offered:
- Pet First Aid and Health. Led by veterinarian Carol Shively, students will learn the basics of pet first aid, plus how to evaluate when your pet needs a vet. There also will be additional time for medical care questions. The class will meet from 6 to 8:30 p.m., Thursday, April 17.Cost is $19.
- Dealing with Difficult Behavior: Dogs and Cats. Led by an animal behaviorist, Carol Shively, students will learn strategies to address behaviors such as aggression and more. Also includes tips on how to train dogs. The class will meet from 6 to 8:30 p.m., Thursday, April 24. Cost is $19.
For more information, contact PCC’s Community Education office at (503) 978-5205.