Classes for Adult Pet Lovers

Pets are part of the family. Join other pet lovers to discover exciting new ways to bond and interact with your favorite four-legged companion. These classes are tailored to students ages 16 and up. Some instructors will consider younger students, so be sure to email if you have questions.

Any questions? Please email


AF 218 Baby-Ready Pets

The excitement of preparing for the arrival of a baby should not be dampened by concerns about your pets’ reactions. With some planning, preparation and training, introducing your newest family member to your pet can be very successful and rewarding. The Baby-Ready Pets! Workshop will assist you in making the preparations for these introductions.

Please note that this is a people-only class; no pets, please. Seating is limited and advance RSVP is required.

Tuesday, Jan. 22


7-9 p.m. 


Ron and Mary Papik 

AF 219 - Pet CPR and First Aid

This class will teach you the life-saving skills and knowledge that will enable you to be there for your pets when they need you the most! Topics include, but not limited to, rescue breathing, bleeding protocols, choking management, heat/cold injuries, bites, stings, poisoning, seizures, fractures and limb injuries. Class size limited to 15 students to allow for individualized instruction. Certification provided upon completion of the class.

This is a people-only class; please leave your canine companions at home.

Monday, Feb. 18 (Presidents Day)

11:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

$80 per person - includes all training materials, training certificate and light refreshments. A portion of the proceeds benefit our shelter residents.

Karen Sable



Classes for Adult Pet Lovers

Animal Friends

Caryl Gates Gluck Resource Center
562 Camp Horne Road | Pittsburgh, PA 15237
Phone: 412.847.7000 | Fax: 412.847.7001
M-F 11 a.m.-7 p.m. | S/S 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

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