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Aidan Sena, 9, demonstrates how “being a tree” means a standing position that should be taken when approached by, or chased by, a dog. “Be a Tree” is a dog bite prevention program that kids can learn at Animal Humane New Mexico, where Aidan’s mom Gina Sena, right, is an educator. (Roberto E. Rosales/Albuquerque Journal)

Program aims to help humans learn to read the needs of pets

Animal Humane New Mexico, to start celebrating its 50th year, wants you to bring the kids for a visit so they can learn about kindness, caring, respect, compassion, empathy and how to greet a dog.