Understanding Animal Behavior: Dog and Cat Body Language
- Dog body language coloring page via dog expert Sarah Wilson
- Dog body language information from Victoria Stilwell to help better understand what dogs are trying to communicate.
- Dog and cat body language posters and resources by Lili Chin
- Cat body language from Catster.com
- Dog Body Language Flash Cards from Doggone Safe
Resources from RedRover Readers
- Behavior & Emotion that is found in the RedRover Readers Discussion and Activity Guides
- A sample of RedRover Readers activities that are used in the RedRover Readers program
- Play-based activities in the RedRover Readers program
- RedRover's Recommended Books with Humane Themes book list
- RedRover's Hot Rod, Hot Dog lesson plan
- Invite students to design their own Preference Test for animals with RedRover's Preference Test Activity
- RedRover's Complimentary Hens for Friends Discussion and Activity Guide
- Chicken dust bathing VIDEO that goes with RedRover Readers Hens for Friends Discussion and Activity Guide.
- RedRover's Guide to Reading to Build Empathy
- RedRover's Guide to Reading to Build Empathy SPANISH version
- Are you a teacher? Learn more about our RedRover Readers professional development opportunities
Resources from Other Organizations*
- PBS Kids web site covers care of pets and ways to help companion animals
- Activities and lesson plans from The Humane Society of the United States (all animals)
- Lesson plans from Humane Education Ambassadors Reaching Teachers (HEART)
- Responsive Classroom, offering professional development trainings and books for teachers
*RedRover does not endorse these resources, but is supplying them as a service and for further information.
What to Do about Animal Abuse
- What to do if you suspect animal abuse
- Animal Cruelty Laws by state
- Who is a mandated to report child abuse and neglect in my state? Download PDF.