Congratulations to SFVS animal behaviorist Sophia Yin, DVM! Dr. Yin recently was appointed to serve on the American Humane Association’s new Animal Behavior and Training Advisory Committee. According to the group’s press release, the committee will:
- Oversee and provide guidance for an upcoming National Pet Dog Training Summit.
- Provide content and editorial advice and oversight for the American Humane Animal Behavior Resources Institute Online.
- Provide advice, direction, oversight and guidance related to ongoing objectives for American Humane’s Human-Animal Interactions programs that are consistent with the topics of animal behavior and training.
- Assist in developing principles and position statements to be adopted by American Humane.
For the full announcement and other committee members, see: American Humane Association Establishes Animal Behavior and Training Advisory Committee // Appoints Leading Animal Behavior Experts From Across the Nation (American Humane website)