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  • Aggression in Dogs – Defensive Handling and Training

    When: April 13, 2019 – April 14, 2019 all-day
    Where: Nashville Dog Training Club, 413 Allied Drive Nashville, TN 37211

    Attendees will learn what is needed before working with aggressive dogs, gain hands-on experience in defensive handling and leash skills, and see videos of behavior modification in aggression cases. This workshop is open to all trainers, behavior consultants, veterinarians, shelter staff, animal control officers, or anyone interested in learning more …

  • Animal Care EXPO 2019

    When: April 15, 2019 – April 18, 2019 all-day
    Where: Ernest N. Morial Convention Center , 900 Convention Center Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70130

    Join us April 15-18, 2019 in New Orleans! Register today to join the Humane Society of the United States and more than 2,500 engaged, inquisitive peers from around the globe at Animal Care Expo, the largest international educational conference and trade show for animal welfare professionals and volunteers!

  • Prairie States Animal Welfare Conference 2019

    When: June 2, 2019 – June 5, 2019 all-day
    Where: DoubleTree by Hilton , 10 Brickyard Dr, Bloomington, IL 61701, USA

    Join us for our 19th annual Prairie States Animal Welfare Conference and see why we are the premiere conference designed just for animal welfare professionals from the Midwest! Prairie States expects more than 200 attendees from all walks of animal welfare, including executive staff, line staff, and animal control officers …

  • 2019 KACCA Conference

    When: March 13, 2019 – March 15, 2019 all-day
    Where: Drury Inn & Suites North, 9597 Brownsboro Rd, Louisville, KY 40241, USA

    Kentucky Animal Care & Control Association Annual Training Event. The Conference Dates are March 13, 14, & 15, 2019 Visit: for more information!

  • RedRover Readers workshop: Phoenix

    When: January 16, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
    Where: Arizona Humane Society, 1521 W Dobbins Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85041, USA

    RedRover Readers works to further strengthen the human-animal bond by helping children, ages 5-11, develop the steps necessary for empathy: recognize human and animal emotions, share emotions and regulate emotions in order to connect in positive ways with others. RedRover Readers workshop includes: The link between Social and Emotional Learning …

  • Red Rover Readers workshop: Los Angeles

    When: October 27, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
    Where: South Los Angeles Animal Services Center, 1850 W 60th St, Los Angeles, CA 90047, USA

    Learn to implement the RedRover Readers curriculum and help children explore the human-animal bond through stories and discussion. RedRover Readers workshop includes: The link between Social and Emotional Learning and RedRover Readers How stories about animals illustrate the human-animal bond Using questions to generate critical thinking Tips for reading aloud …

  • Feline Science Symposium

    When: November 3, 2018 all-day
    Where: SF SPCA's Education & Training Center, 243 Alabama St, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA

    Calling all cat people! It’s been too long that dogs have gotten all the glory. We know that cats have complex social and behavioral lives, and the ability to be trained and socialized. If you’re excited about understanding and enhancing the welfare of America’s most popular pet, join us for …

  • Southeast Animal Alliance Conference

    When: December 6, 2018 – December 7, 2018 all-day
    Where: Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center, 2 10th St, Augusta, GA 30901, USA

    The Atlanta Humane Society cordially invites you to attend to our inaugural conference at the Augusta Marriott Convention Center. Attendees will learn from our nationally-recognized animal welfare experts, presenting throughout the day on a variety of exciting topics, including animal cruelty investigation, philanthropic culture building, shelter transport programs and so …

  • Texas Unites for Animals 2019

    When: April 27, 2019 – April 29, 2019 all-day
    Where: Renaissance Austin Hotel, 9721 Arboretum Blvd, Austin, TX 78759, USA

    Over 600 attendees come together to learn, network, and grow in their animal welfare careers.  The impact of Texas Unites is felt when our attendees bring ideas and programs back to their organizations to improve the lives of the people and animals in their communities.

  • Animal Welfare 101: In Maine

    When: December 6, 2018 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
    Where: York County Emergency Management Agency, Alfred, ME 04002, USA

    Animal Welfare 101: In Vermont & Maine! The New England Federation of Humane Societies is excited to bring you Animal Welfare 101 in TWO locations this year. This workshop is great for staff who are new to the field or seasoned staff who want to brush up on their skills. …