Animal Behavior Consultations and Training

Frania Shelley-Grielen is a masters level animal behaviorist
who uses science based, force free behavior modification and
training.  An expert on both cats and dogs; along with the "why,
" let Frania show you and your pet the "how" that lasts:

  • Puppy and dog training
  • "board and train" and "walk  and train" options
  • Aggression
  • Separation anxiety
  • Anxiety/fear/reactivity
  • House training/undesirable elimination
  • From feral to former feral socialization
  • New cat integration
  • Cat/Dog integration
  • Pica
  • More. Contact us

New York City Bite safety and how to "speak dog"
programs for schools and organizations

Children between the ages the ages of 5-9 are the most at risk of
being bitten by dogs and 2/3 of children bitten are boys. Bites
mostly occur with a dog in the home and not a stray dog. We
can change these numbers by learning the safest ways to listen
to what dogs are telling us and the best ways to interact with
them.  We offer Bite Safety and understanding canine body
language programs for children and youth and handling and
skill development workshops for pet care workers. Frania is
a certified
Doggone Safe Bite Safety Educator.  Contact us
for your program

Our Humane Education programs target your learners, build
empathy for companion animals and make learning about
animals enriching, rewarding and fun.  Help us help your
students and their pets through what happens in your
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Pet care worker professional development  

Pet care facilities depend on trained personnel to offer the
highest standards of care and handling.  Let us offer your staff
individualized training by a New York State Education
Department licensed Pet Care Technician Teacher tailored to
the needs of your facility.  Topics include:

  • Animal behavior and handling
  • Anatomy and Breed Recognition
  • Environmental management
  • Animal and staff safety and security
  • Vaccinations and Parasite Control
  • Zoonotic Disease
  • Nutrition
  • Detection of Abnormalities
  • Emergency First Aid  Contact us   

Humane Trap Neuter Release and Monitor programs

The effectiveness of our TNR programs are in the outcomes:
stable or diminishing populations and the welfare of the
animals affected by our efforts.  
 humane protocols and
practices for colony caretakers, animal behavior professionals,
students, humane societies, etc.  
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Conservation and humane management for urban wildlife

We have a choice in how we manage the wildlife in our urban
landscape.  From Quaker parrots in Brooklyn, Canada geese at
our airports and raccoons in New York City parks:  here's a
look: Parrots /
Canada geese / Raccoons  Contact us   
Frania Shelley-Grielen has a Masters in Animal Behavior
Frania is a licensed pet care technician teacher
Frania is an expert on both cats and dogs
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