Tag: enrichment

Feb 2023

With the intent of transparency to the public about Echo’s current care, below is a detailed outline of Echo’s daily enrichment plan. Echo’s kennel size has been inspected by the Pet Animal Care Facilities Act (PACFA) program, and is currently in compliance (please see the detailed PACFA report here). Echo’s case is pending and no action will be taken as the legal process is conducted. A hearing will occur on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2023. Echo Behavior & Enrichment Plan Please reach out to Executive Director Amber van Leuken with any questions: avanleuken@ark-valley.org....

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Jan 2017

With winter in full bloom, your dog probably isn’t getting the amount of outdoor exercise and enrichment like in the summer months. This can sometimes mean disruptive behavior and acting out. We’ve come up with a few fun ways to beat your pup’s cabin fever and keep him properly entertained through the winter months! Incorporate some sort of food puzzle or enrichment toy. Keeping their brains engaged and challenged is a great way to keep them occupied and on their toes (paws)! You can purchase these online or from your local pet......

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