Winfield's Pet Ministry Includes:
- Care and Support for Pet Parents
Pet Prayer Blankets for new pets and sick pets as well as grief support for loss of a pet
- Therapy Dog Training
Training classes prepare the dogs to obtain official therapy dog certification. The dogs can then visit the homebound & greet guests at worship or events.
- Pet Focused Educational Sessions
Classes and seminars to better inform people about pets and their needs as well as helpful tips and fun presentations
See below for webinar hosted June 2021.
- Service Projects and Community Events
Assist with animal adoption events and collect food/supplies for animal shelters
Sponsor annual Blessing of the Animals event
"Home Alone: Preparing Pets for Separation and Preventing Stranger Anxiety"
To watch our June 2021 hosted webinar, "Home Alone: Preparing Pets for Separation and Preventing Stranger Anxiety", click here: Home Alone: Preparing Pets for Separation and Preventing Stranger Anxiety.
The speaker is Melissa McMath Hatfield, MS, CBCC-KA, CDBC, a Certified Canine Behavior Consultant. To learn more about her work, you can visit her website at Dog Behaviorist | Loving Dogs.
To request a pet prayer blanket, please see the Prayer Blanket Request Form link below. For more information about the Pet Ministry, contact Gayle Fiser, Pet Ministry Coordinator, at email@example.com.
Taking the Best Photos of Your Pet
Click above to watch a video on taking the best photos of your pet, produced by Winfield's Pet Ministry featuring pet photography expert Abby Malone, Pawsonality Pet Art, www.Pawsonality.Photography.