How can we prevent dog bites? 

Join WCVM associate professor Dr. Karen Machin for a free seminar focusing on why dogs bite, how biting incidents occur and how to prevent bites from happening.

The WCVM presentation highlights National Dog Bite Prevention Week (April 11-17) in North America. 

Dr. Karen Machin (DVM, PhD) is a resident in animal behaviour, a veterinary researcher, a lifelong animal owner and a founder of New Hope Dog Rescue in Saskatoon, Sask. 

Have questions for Dr. Machin? Include your questions in the registration form or send your questions by  email (vmc.behaviour@usask.ca).

Virtual seminar: 7-8:15 p.m., Thursday, April 15, 2021

Once you register for this event, we will forward the Webex meeting link.


This free pet health seminar is open to everyone in the community. While there is no cost to attend, you must register in advance. 

Click the button below to register for the dog bite prevention seminar.