Get Involved

Get Involved

 

Our study participants are canine and feline companion animals, residing in the Triangle area, who come visit us for a day of games, treats, and fun! We welcome all breeds, ages, sizes, and colors of companions to participate in our studies.

 

Featured Paw-ticipation Opportunities

We are recruiting for a new behavioral study with The Thinking Pets Program!

  • If you’re interested, click the link below to find out more:
Do Dog Breeds Differ in Sensitivity?

 


We are now recruiting for a new clinical study through the Behavioral Medicine Service!

  • If you’re interested, click the link below to find out more:
Is Your Dog Scared of Storms?

 

 

 

The Thinking Pets Den

 

Be among the first to know of our emerging opportunities with The Thinking Pets Program; for your convenience, you’ll be alerted by email of open recruitment periods and study opportunities headed your way.

 

If you’re interested in enrolling a furry friend, please complete the appropriate Enrollment Form below.

 

Please note – We ask that you complete a separate form for each furry friend you would like to enroll.

 

Dog Enrollment Form Cat Enrollment Form

 

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How do I know if my dog or cat is eligible to participate in The Thinking Pets Program?

We do require all canines to be current on their rabies vaccination.

Proof of vaccination is required on the day of your furry friend’s participation.

We do require all felines to be current on their rabies vaccination.

Proof of vaccination is required on the day of your furry friend’s participation.


  • Where is the Thinking Pets Program Located?
    • We are located in the Veterinary Health and Wellness Center at NC State College of Veterinary Medicine (NC State CVM) in Raleigh, NC.
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  • What is the contact information for The Thinking Pets Program?
    • The Thinking Pets Program can be reached by email at cvm_thinkingpets@ncsu.edu