Burleson Animal Services is proud to offer the Paw Pals Animal Care Academy, a free educational program for area youth interested in animal welfare. This academy is on Saturdays, in June 2017, including June 3, 10, 17 and 24.
The shelter is hosting the academy for students who are entering the 6th grade in the 2017/2018 school year. The class is limited to 15 students who must either live in Burleson or attend school in Burleson.
This is a free 4-week course. Class is 90 minutes, noon to 1:30 p.m. The sessions include:
Bite prevention/responsible pet ownership/veterinary care (Dr. See, veterinarian, Burleson Small Animal Clinic);
Wildlife on the Move will provide snakes, turtles and other critters;
DFW Funny Business will bring 20 farm animals for participants to handle and learn about;
Graduation! (certificates, goody bags, pictures and snacks)
The deadline to apply is April 21, 2017. For more information about Paw Pals, call 817-426-9283.