Pets in the Classroom is a new grant program supporting responsible pet care in classrooms across the country. Kids benefit from exposure to pets in the classroom in ways that help to shape their lives for years to come. their goal is to establish healthy child-pet relationships at an early age by supporting responsible pet care in grammar and middle school classrooms across the country.
Pets in the Classroom grants are offered to all Kindergarten through Sixth grade classes, in Canada and the US.
Pets encourage nurturing, help build self esteem, teach responsibility and pets become friends! Classroom pets stimulate learning, and enrich the classroom experience. A classroom pet depends on you for its health, happiness and well being