RESOURCES AND TRAINING: DOGS

ENRICHMENT IN THE SHELTER

Lesley Sinclair created Animal Care Sanctuary nearly half a century ago.

SURRENDER PREVENTION

Animal Care Sanctuary’s goal is to nurture the human-animal bond.

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FEARFULNESS PROTOCOL

Reward calm behavior around new people by offering treats.

RELAXATION PROTOCOL

This program is the foundation for all other behavior modification programs.

GUARDING PROTOCOL

This protocol will assist in redirecting your dog from protecting prize possessions.

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DOORBELL PROTOCOL

Some dogs react whenever anyone comes to a door and rings the doorbell or knocks.

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CHEWING BARKING MOUTHING

Chewing is a NORMAL dog behavior.

CLICKER TRAINING

The clicker is a small device that makes a loud click noise and identifies the exact behavior in a dog.

CRATE TRAINING

Using a crate to confine your pup is extremely helpful in training your puppy proper behaviors.

HOUSE TRAINING

House training is one of the most important training projects for new puppy owners.

GREETING TRAINING

Jumping has to be tied as the number one complaint along with pulling on the leash!

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LEAVE IT TRAINING

Teach your puppy to stay away from an object as he or she is getting settled.

ALTERNATIVE TRAINING

Training and discipline should “guide the dog, not instill fear.

NEW ADOPTION TRANSITIONING

Congratulations on your new adoption!

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Animal Care Sanctuary

GPS Location (No Mail):
353 Sanctuary Hill Ln,
East Smithfield, PA 18817
Mailing Address:
PO BOX A
East Smithfield, PA 18817
Phone: 570-596-2200
Fax: 570-596-2222

Adoption Hours

Monday: Closed
Tue-Sun: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Veterinary Clinic Hours

Monday through Friday:
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
by appointment only
Clinic Phone: 570-596-2270

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11765 US-6,
Wellsboro, PA 16901
Phone: 570-724-3687
Fax: 570-724-8116

Adoption Hours

Tuesday - Sunday: Noon - 4:00 pm

Veterinary Clinic Hours

Tuesday: 8:30am - 4:00pm
by appointment only
Clinic Phone: 570-724-3687

Animal Surrender

Dog Surrender & Behavioral Questions
570-596-2200  Option 6
Email:
behavior@animalcaresanctuary.org

Cat Surrender
570-596-2200 Option 5
Email:
eblade@animalcaresanctuary.org

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