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  • NACA Training Conference & Show

    When: October 9, 2019 – October 11, 2019 all-day
    Where: The Florida Hotel and Conference Center, 1500 Sand Lake Rd, Orlando, FL 32809

    Navigating a Changing Landscape This year we have over 25 breakout sessions, 2 Super Sessions, one-on-one and round-table sessions with subject matter experts, an exhibit hall, awards luncheon, and other activities that will wow anyone! NEW FOR 2019! ✔ 3 Pre-Conference Sessions on Wednesday ✔ National Speakers & Experts ✔ One on One Sessions with the Subject Matter Experts ✔ …

  • RedRover Responders Volunteer Training Workshop – Jackson, MS

    When: July 20, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
    Where: Kirk Fordice Equine Center, 1198 Mississippi St., Jackson, MS 39202

    The RedRover Responders volunteer corps are the backbone of our efforts to provide lifesaving care and sheltering for animal victims of natural disasters, puppy mills, hoarding, and other cases of cruelty and neglect. We welcome volunteers at all levels of experience, from a casual pet-lover to an experienced rescuer or animal care professional. Our training program consists of attending a …

  • RedRover Responders Volunteer Training Workshop – Philadelphia, PA

    When: July 13, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
    Where: Pennsylvania SPCA, 350 E. Erie Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19134

    The RedRover Responders volunteer corps are the backbone of our efforts to provide lifesaving care and sheltering for animal victims of natural disasters, puppy mills, hoarding, and other cases of cruelty and neglect. We welcome volunteers at all levels of experience, from a casual pet-lover to an experienced rescuer or animal care professional. Our training program consists of attending a …

  • RedRover Responders Volunteer Training Workshop – Ripley, WV

    When: May 11, 2019 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
    Where: Jackson General Hospital – The Learning Center, 122 Pinnell St., Ripley, WV 25271

    The RedRover Responders volunteer corps are the backbone of our efforts to provide lifesaving care and sheltering for animal victims of natural disasters, puppy mills, hoarding, and other cases of cruelty and neglect. We welcome volunteers at all levels of experience, from a casual pet-lover to an experienced rescuer or animal care professional. Our training program consists of attending a …

  • Large Animal Rescue Operation (LARO) training

    When: June 19, 2019 – June 20, 2019 all-day
    Where: Alfred State College Farm, Route 244 Alfred, NY 14802

    Large Animal Rescue Operations (LARO) is essential for firefighters, law enforcement, animal control, humane societies and emergency animal response teams. Incidents that involve large animals require special considerations and training. LARO simulates those incidents by using scenario training with both live horses and life-size, weighted, articulated horse mannequins that allow training for virtually any LARO situation. There will be a …

  • 2019 New Mexico Humane Conference

    When: August 8, 2019 – August 10, 2019 all-day
    Where: Embassy Suites – Albuquerque, 1000 Woodward Pl NE, Albuquerque, NM 87102

    The New Mexico Humane Conference, hosted annually by Animal Humane New Mexico, is a multi-day educational event that offers animal welfare professionals, veterinarians, veterinary technicians, animal trainers and animal welfare volunteers from New Mexico and surrounding states an important opportunity to learn new skills, discover the latest advancements in our industry, and network with like-minded professionals.

  • Immediate Critical Care for the Kitten

    When: April 23, 2019 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
    Where: Online Webinar – National Kitten Coalition

    What do you do when you find a kitten that has been found outside exposed to the elements? What issues do you need to address immediately before you ever offer a kitten a bottle? In this webinar, we will discuss how to recognize hypo- and hyperthermia, hypoglycemia, dehydration and more, and get you the info you need to start intervening …

  • Trapping Tips and Tricks

    When: June 29, 2019 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
    Where: Online Webinar – Neighborhood Cats

    Drawing from almost 20 years of experience working with feral cats, the folks at Neighborhood Cats have gathered together their favorite ways of catching the wiliest of felines. Whether it’s putting in a clear rear door, using Spam as bait, wrapping your trap with green garden netting or training a cat to enter a trap, you’re bound to learn something …

  • Cats in Your Community: Understanding Them and How to Help Them

    When: April 20, 2019 @ 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
    Where: C. Burr Artz Public Library, 110 E Patrick St. Frederick, MD 21701

    Join Alley Cat Allies to learn how you can make a difference for cats in your community. Alice Burton, associate director of animal shelter and animal control engagement, and Molly Armus, staff attorney, will share how you can help community cats through advocacy and Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR). The seminar will cover why TNR is the only humane and effective approach to …

  • Online Kitten Conference 2019

    When: June 21, 2019 – June 23, 2019 all-day
    Where: Online Conference – The Community Cats Podcast

    Join us June 21st-23rd for a virtual convention for anyone who’d like to create a better environment for the tiniest community cats! This kitten-focused event, presented by The National Kitten Coalition and The Community Cats Podcast, features presentations by experts on raising and saving kittens, setting up and managing kitten-centered shelter programs, and more. (Speakers and the event’s schedule will …