The Calgary Flames will be hosting an animal training class on Wednesday.
The class is being held at the Calgary Convention Centre at 11 a.m.
The event is free and open to the public.
A video will be posted to YouTube.
Watch the video here:Watch the videos here:The training sessions are open to all ages and experience levels.
The sessions are led by former Calgary Flames forward Anubhsuti and will feature game-time sessions.
The session starts at 10:30 a.l.m., with a break at 12:30 p.m..
“Anubhutsi has worked in the industry for over 40 years and is passionate about helping young players develop and grow,” said Mike Zalewski, vice president of business development for the Calgary Flames.
“He will provide a comprehensive approach to help the players become the best they can be, and I know the players are excited about this opportunity.”
Calgary is the first NHL team to host an animal education class for its players.
The program is part of a $40 million investment the Flames have made to increase awareness of animal welfare.
The training will begin at 9:30 am.
Classes are free and will be open to anyone interested in the subject.
“We are excited to be able to offer this opportunity to our players to show them the positive impact that the sport has on the environment and the community,” said Calgary Flames president and CEO Joe Sakic.
“It is critical that our players are aware of what animals are and where they can live and play.”