SAFER™ (Safety Assessment for Evaluating Rehoming) is an ASPCA canine assessment program. The seven-item assessment generally takes no more than 10 minutes per dog to complete and is a predictive, consistent method for evaluating the probability of canine aggression in individual dogs. You can listen to this webinar at your convenience, any time 24/7.
In this webinar, we'll examine each SAFER assessment item in sequence. By the end of this webinar, you can develop an understanding about:
How each item is conducted, what behaviors the item is meant to identify, and what those might mean in regard to the dog's adoptability profile
How to effectively use your body position as well as proper leash handling SAFER assessments demand little in the way of special equipment or space
Facility requirements and equipment
Canine Assessment: SAFER Equipment and Handling is part of a series of webinars about the SAFER canine assessment program.