Bringing a companion animal into your home requires a life-long emotional and financial commitment. Part of that commitment is attempting to reduce and/or eliminate potential problems before they get “out of control.” Many times, simple actions can provide huge results and prevent animals from ending up at a shelter.

The following documents contain information sheets from the Humane Society of the United States’ Pets for Life program designed to keep pets and people happy, healthy and together forever.

Behavior and Training for Dogs (PDF)

Behavior and Training for Cats (PDF)