Social skills for autonomous people: Etiquette and Safety for Zoos, Pet Stores, and Other Places Animals are Found

matchbook-stories:

embermaye:

realsocialskills:

A lot of people either don’t know, or don’t seem to care about proper conduct in a place where animals (that do not belong to you) are kept, but proper conduct is often very important. Here are some of the most important things.

Noticing, Reading, and…

matchbook-stories said:

ALSO! You don’t know if an animal is well or not. Education animals are almost definitely well, but lots of animals hide illness as a survival tactic, and some of these illnesses can be transmitted to people. It is not safe to touch animals without permission, in lots of different ways.