Virginia Federation of Humane Societies Conference @ DoubleTree by Hilton
Mar 22 – Mar 24 all-day

This is an opportunity to get together with animal welfare professionals, volunteers and people who simply care about animals and who want to learn more about animals or how to make a difference during this dynamic three-day conference. This is a great chance to benefit from workshops given by experts in the field as well as to share ideas, information and plans.

Adult Cat and Kitten Fostering @ Online Webinar - Maddie's Fund
Mar 22 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Would you like to build and manage a robust cat and kitten fostering program at your animal organization? Are you looking for effective ways to recruit new foster caregivers? Does your existing program need rejuvenation? Learn how to implement this lifesaving program in your own community.

Business of Saving Lives Conference @ Tony La Russa's Animal Rescue Foundation
Mar 24 all-day

Join ARF for a full day of professional development and networking to enhance your group’s life-saving work! Located in the heart of the Bay Area, ARF’s 14th annual Business of Saving Lives conference is the affordable, accessible option for rescues, shelters, and animal groups of all sizes. Find more details at

2018 Whole Cat Workshop @ Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine @ Tufts University
Mar 25 @ 8:30 am – 2:30 pm
New England Federation of Humane Societies 2018 Conference @ Radisson Nashua
Apr 7 – Apr 9 all-day
TNR Conference Day – AVQMR @ Université de Montréal Faculté de médecine vétérinaire
Apr 7 all-day

The AVQMR invites you to participate in its 2018 annual plenary session on Capture – Sterilization – Release – Maintenance (CSRM) programs for stray cats. This day will allow veterinarians, animal health technicians, shelter staff and managers, CSRM program participants, as well as representatives of municipalities and cities in Quebec, to measure the impact of CSRM programs on the well-being to be and control animals. Are all the efforts made worthwhile? The day of April 7, 2018 will answer this question, in addition to endowing delegates with very practical tools.

Adoption Options – Jacksonville, FL @ Jacksonville Humane Society
Apr 10 all-day

We invite you to join us for Adoption Options 2018 in JACKSONVILLE, FL for a FREE day of learning, community building, and much more! Attendees will also receive a free Kuranda bed (one per organization), the opportunities to apply for exclusive grants, samples of FortiFlora, plus the chance to win additional Purina products! Find the details below along with the registration link. We hope to see you there!

BlogPaws 2018 Conference @ The Sheraton Kansas City at Crown Center Hotel
Apr 18 – Apr 20 all-day

This annual conferences bring together hundreds of pet bloggers, pet enthusiasts, shelters, rescues, and the brands who serve them, for social media education, networking, and promoting worldwide change for pets in need.

2018 CFHS National Animal Welfare Conference @ Hyatt Regency Calgary
Apr 22 – Apr 24 all-day

The CFHS National Animal Welfare Conference is an annual professional development and community-building event for Canada’s animal welfare sector. This two-day conference includes presentations, workshops, keynote addresses and panel discussions on new animal welfare initiatives, emerging animal welfare science, best practices in animal sheltering, leadership practices in an animal welfare context, making the link between animal cruelty and other crimes, advocacy and stakeholder relations techniques and animal welfare community engagement.

RedRover Responders workshop – Tampa, FL @ Humane Society of Tampa Bay
Apr 22 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

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.