Synopsis: A Fun Day of Learning for Animal Lovers! Become a better pet parent with practical knowledge from our animal experts.
Start Time: Saturday, October 13, 2018 9:00 AM
End Time: Saturday, October 13, 2018 4:00 PM
Location: Hickman Hall
Address: 89 George Street
Campus: Douglass
City, State, Country: New Brunswick, NJ US
Fee: See website
Sponsor: Rutgers Office of Continuing Professional Education
Category: Special Event
Web Site:
Contact Name: Rosemary Mende
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: (848) 932-7643
Additional Information:

Do you have a best friend with fur, fins, feathers, or scales?

Are you thinking about adding a new animal companion to your family?

Would you like to learn practical information from recognized animal experts about the best way to keep your pet happy and healthy?

If you answered yes, please join us for Rutgers Pet Care School on October 13th!

In addition to general sessions with our super-interesting keynote speakers, you can choose four (4) workshops for a unique day of learning. Topics include:

  • Building a Koi Pond
  • Caring for Older Pets
  • Disaster Preparedness for Pet Owners
  • First Aid for Pet Owners
  • Homemade Food and Treats for Dogs (Hands-On)
  • Homemade Catnip Toys for Cats (Hands-On)
  • Nutrition for Pet Owners
  • Reiki Basics for Animals
  • TNR - Trap, Neuter, Release
  • And much more!

Plus, local businesses focused on animals and pet care will be participating in our vendor showcase throughout the day.

Target Audience: Current Students,  Researchers,  Visitors,  Commuters,  Donors & Supporters,  Undergraduate Students,  Graduate Students,  Prospective Students,  Faculty,  Staff,  Alumni,  General Public,  Parents & Families