Oct
3
Thu
Kentucky Animal Care and Control Association Conference
Oct 3 @ 1:00 pm – Oct 4 @ 9:00 pm
Oct
7
Mon
When They Hop and Fly – Caring for Rabbits and Birds in the Shelter @ St. Hubert's Animal Welfare Center in Madison, NJ
Oct 7 @ 10:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Oct
16
Wed
Basic Animal Sheltering and Management @ Monmouth County SPCA Eatontown, NJ
Oct 16 @ 1:00 pm – Oct 21 @ 9:00 pm

The topics covered New Jersey statutes & regulations related to shelters, pet shops, kennels, pounds, rescues, pet owners, feral cat caretakers, animal rescue groups, puppy “lemon” law, adoption policies, spay/neuter requirements, exotics & permits, interacting with New Jersey agencies and organizations, animal behavior & breed recognition, familiarization with animal cruelty, safe handling techniques (domestics, wildlife, and livestock), disease recognition, treatment, and prevention, pet first aid certification, practical shelter operation techniques (tour & practicals), feral cat management programs, best practices: cleaning, medical care, temperament evaluations & behavior modification, customer service, community outreach programs, national resource & continuing education opportunities: free webinars, conferences, magazines, books, etc.

Instructors are some of the most experienced experts on animal sheltering in New Jersey and all learning materials will be provided. No prior experience is required.

Oct
21
Mon
Virginia Animal Control Association
Oct 21 @ 1:00 pm – Oct 23 @ 9:00 pm
Oct
23
Wed
APDT Annual Educational Conference @ Spokane, WA
Oct 23 @ 1:00 pm – Oct 27 @ 9:00 pm
Oct
25
Fri
Adoption Options: Sacramento @ California Auto Museum
Oct 25 @ 1:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Oct
27
Sun
Adoption Options: San Diego @ San Diego Humane Society
Oct 27 @ 1:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Nov
8
Fri
Alley Cat Allies National Conference @ Hilton Crystal City, Arlington, VA
Nov 8 @ 1:00 pm – Nov 11 @ 1:00 am
Dec
8
Sun
Adoption Options: Greenville, SC @ Holiday Inn Express
Dec 8 @ 2:30 pm – 10:00 pm
May
15
Fri
2015 Greyhound Event of Michigan @ Livonia Holiday Inn and Conference Center
May 15 @ 3:00 pm – May 17 @ 12:00 pm