Dateline November 1 2019
Force Free Oregon is now LIVE!
As we continue to add force free animal care professionals to our directory and put the final touches on our web presence, we invite you to have a look around.
Uniting Pet Professionals to Improve Animal Welfare an in-depth examination
of our goals and the reasons why FFO was
Balanced Dog Training:
A very poignangt blog post by World renown Dog trainer and author on the reality of a trend in aversive training methods.
More Studies and blogs coming soon!!
WHY IS THIS STILL A QUESTION?!
What is acceptable treatment of
pet animals in modern society knowing what science has been telling us?
What is acceptable in Oregon?
Schel Harris - Canine Behavior Consultant. Force Free Oregon Founding Member.
ForceFree is a standard of practice and ethics.
It is a belief that every animal including our pets should have the basic rights to live without unnessescary fear and pain. And as sentient beings, have the right of choice.
Therefor it is up to all humans to follow modern understanding of behavioral science in the support of these rights.
An informed community is a strong community.
To help safegaurd our communities pets from aversive and unethical treatment.
Recognizing businesses in our community that practice Force Free and help to inform their customers of the advantages of Positive reinforcment.
Helping Oregon in the choice to be ForceFree+