WANTED: Volunteer to do assessments NYS

Postby gayrghts » January 13th, 2008, 10:34 pm

(I got this in the mail, looked up the location, its near liberty ny, or monticello, basically 2.5 hrs north west of nyc.
3 hrs south of rochester
1 hr 20 min south east of binghamton. )



BEST FRIENDS is looking for a volunteer or volunteer's.


The Oasis Sanctuary in North Branch, New York has been a safe haven for cats, dogs and farm animals for many years. It’s founder, Eddie Lama, now urgently needs to place some of the dogs that have lived at Oasis for many years.



In order to insure the best and safest placement for the dogs, we need a volunteer trainer to do behavioral assessments so that we can place the dogs in the best environment for each one.


We are looking for APDT certified trainers or a trainer or handler who uses only reward based and positive reinforcement training methods. Your volunteer service would make a vital difference in the lives and futures of these great dogs. We are requesting trainers and handlers familiar with working with dog aggressive dogs The evaluations would be for 30+ dogs and any number of assessments you can do is welcomed and appreciated.



If you are interested in volunteering: Please contact Tammy at: (860)543-4213 or email here at: tammyh@bestfriends.org.



You can also help the dogs of Oasis sanctuary by passing on this message to your personal networks and asking your friends, family or co-workers to pass it on to their networks as well.


Best Friends, Eddie and the dogs of the Oasis Sanctuary thank you for all that you do on behalf of animals: together we can make a difference.



Warm regards,

Medha Isaacs

Medha Isaacs
Animal HelpSpecialist
Best Friends Animal Society
5001 Angel Canyon Road
Kanab , UT 84741
435-644-3965 Ext. 4836
medhai@bestfriends.org
http://network.bestfriends.org
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Postby SisMorphine » January 13th, 2008, 11:27 pm

Why do I have this feeling that Best Friends is connected with PeTA in some way?

(Whenever I see the name I always make the immediate PeTA connection . . . can anyone explain it?).
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Postby airwalk » January 13th, 2008, 11:39 pm

Can't explain it..but I get the same gut reaction every time.
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Postby Jessica » January 14th, 2008, 1:04 am

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Postby Magnolia618 » January 14th, 2008, 4:12 pm

On January 13 2008, SisMorphine wrote:Why do I have this feeling that Best Friends is connected with PeTA in some way?

(Whenever I see the name I always make the immediate PeTA connection . . . can anyone explain it?).


I worked for Best Friends, as far as I know, they have no connection to Peta :|
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Postby Magnolia618 » January 14th, 2008, 4:12 pm

Oh, and I was invited to work for this place, it is very close to where I lived.

but... I moved.
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