Application cycle opens for Pets in the Classroom grants - Colorado Springs Gazette

Teachers have the choice to get a pet via among the program's participating shops-- Petco, Petsmart, Pet Supermarket, Pet Supplies Plus, Petland, and Petland Discounts - or to buy their pet dog through a neighborhood animal shop through a rebate grant..

Previous grant recipients are not qualified to get funding for a brand-new classroom pet, yet are welcome to make an application for the sustaining grant, which supplies as much as $50 to keep an alreadying existing class pet.

Classroom pet dogs are shown to aid in boosting school attendance, motivating supporting, developing self-confidence, promoting compassion, teaching duty, stimulating understanding and enriching the class experience.



With 8 different types of grants, each instructor has the possibility to decide on which grant corrects for him or her through a grant application on the Pets in the Class internet site www.PetsintheClassroom.org.

Pre-kindergarten through 8th grade instructors in both personal and also public https://about.me/janetoengland schools which desire to introduce a pet dog into the classroom or currently have an animal in the class are eligible to use.

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The Pet dogs in the Classroom grant program will start accepting applications Saturday for the 2015-2016 school year.

The program was established by the Pet Treatment Depend on.

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    lost pet alert (Thursday, 18 February 2016 14:16)

    which supplies as much as $50 to keep an alreadying existing class pet.