Science Week Program

Monday 14 March:
Dr Sandra Foltin –
Domestic violence against dogs – a Corona phenomenon?

Tuesday 15 March:
Gerrit Stephan – Recognizing and reducing separation stress in dogs

Wednesday 16 March:
Maria Rehberger – “How human behaviour influences the dog”.

Thursday 17 March:
Gerd Schreiber – Punishment, Correction or Violence? – Where is the boundary in the human-dog relationship?

Friday 18 March:
Maria Hense – “Trauma consequences in dogs are imbalances of the stress system”.

Every evening from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., a different exciting topic about our best friends will be covered


Webinar total: 125 €
Individual lectures: 29 €

to the person of Dr. Sandra Foltin

Studied biology at the University of Duisburg-Essen; Psychology at Towson University (USA) and Law at the Baltimore School of Law (USA); DoctorateUniversity of Duisburg-Essen with a focus on the behavioural biology of dogs.

She started the animal-assisted intervention with her animal welfare dogs at the Delta Society (now pet partners) in 1991 and has continued this work in Germany ever since. It itself offers further training to the proceeds of which go entirely to animal and nature conservation. Sandra Foltin is involved in several practical projects in animal welfare and ethics projects and founded her own non-profit association for nature and animal welfare in 2009. She is also a scientific advisor to the Quality Network School Assistance Dogs e. V. and a board member of ESAAT (European Society of Animal Assisted Therapy)