Equipping Your Foster Network for Fear Free Medical Fostering

When:  Mar 23, 2023 from 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM (ET)
Associated with  Animal Welfare Professionals
Fostering an animal can be a very rewarding and positive experience. As a foster,
it is important to address the physical and emotional wellbeing of the animal to set them up for a successful transition to their next home and the rest of their life.
Fear Free is inviting all shelter staff, volunteers, and foster parents to our upcoming webinar: Equipping Your Foster Network for Fear Free Medical Fostering.

In this webinar, Tabitha Kucera, CCBC, RVT, KPA-CTP, VTS will discuss how to:
  • Prepare before your foster comes home
  • Decrease the stress associated with travel & administering medications
  • Identify signs of stress in transitioning to a new environment
  • Prevent the spread of disease in foster homes
  • Transition them into new environments
Join Fear Free for this free webinar Thursday, March 23, at 2 p.m. Eastern Time:

About the Speaker: Tabitha Kucera, CCBC, RVT, KPA-CTP, VTS

  • Tabitha is an Elite Fear Free and Low-Stress Handling Certified Registered Veterinary Technician, VTS (Behavior), Certified Cat Behavior Consultant, and Karen Pryor Academy Certified Training Partner.
  • Owner of Chirrups and Chatter, Cat and Dog Behavior Consulting and Training in Cleveland, Ohio.
  • Teaching credentials include lecturing on the regional & national levels, and lecturing at multiple veterinary technology programs.
  • Enjoys helping people better understand & relate to their animal companions which leads to a stronger bond, and a more gratifying relationship.
  • Fear Free certified speaker and coach, a Fear Free Practice Certification Consultant, serves on the board of Pet Professional Guild’s cat committee, and the host of the podcast, Tails from a Vet Tech.
  • Tabitha has helped to develop training and behavior programs for various veterinary hospitals & shelters, and works as a consultant for many shelters and private veterinary practices.

What is Fear Free®?

Founded in 2016, Fear Free provides online education to veterinary professionals, pet professionals, animal welfare communities, and pet owners. Our courses are developed and written by the most respected veterinary and pet experts in the world, including boarded veterinary behaviorists, boarded veterinary anesthesiologists, pain experts, boarded veterinary internists, veterinary technicians (behavior), experts in shelter medicine, animal training, grooming, boarding, and more.

With all the false (and harmful!) pet information on the internet, Fear Free aims to keep veterinary healthcare teams and pet professionals at the forefront as the true pet health experts. By closely listening to the needs of the profession and those of the new generation of pet owners, Fear Free has become one of the single most transformative initiatives in the history of companion animal practice, providing unparalleled education on emotional wellbeing, enrichment, and the reduction of fear, anxiety, and stress in pets and improving the experience of every human and pet involved.

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When:  Mar 23, 2023 from 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM (ET)
Associated with  Animal Welfare Professionals


Online Instructions:
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