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  • 19 Feb 2012
    3:00 pm EST 
    to 24 Feb 2012
    12:00 am EST 

    84th Annual Western Veterinary Conference

    Category: Conference

    Western Veterinary Conference (WVC) provides comprehensive continuing education to veterinary professionals and related groups in a world-class destination – Las Vegas, the entertainment capital of the world. International authorities and emerging speakers present our state-of-the-art hands-on...

  • 19 Feb 2012
    1:00 pm EST 
    to 21 Feb 2012
    10:00 pm EST 

    Texas Federation of Animal Care Societies (TFACS) 2012 Conference

    Category: Conference

    The Texas Federation of Animal Care Societies (TFACS) was established in 2008 by a group of dedicated animal care and control professionals who wanted to provide information and vital links for shelters all over the State. Through coordinating efforts, exchanging ideas and giving voice to...

  • 23 Feb 2012
    1:00 pm EST 
    to 26 Feb 2012
    10:00 pm EST 

    2012 Midwest Veterinary Conference

    Category: Conference

    The Midwest Veterinary Conference (MVC), hosted by the Ohio Veterinary Medical Association, is a growing, regional veterinary conference packed with opportunities for every aspect of the veterinary profession. From veterinarians to staff and students, there is something for everyone. Hosted by...

  • 28 Feb 2012
    1:00 pm EST 
    to 10:00 pm EST 

    Test Event for Nikki

    Category: Miscellaneous

    Job Description VCA Animal Hospitals is seeking experienced Relief Emergency Veterinarians to join our dedicated team in Chicago, Illinois. Skills and Qualifications 1. A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree, or equivalent, from an accredited university. 2. Licensure in...

  • 29 Feb 2012
    12:00 pm EST 
    to 02 Mar 2012
    9:00 pm EST 

    Global Pet Expo

    Category: Trade Show

    Global Pet Expo, the pet industry's largest annual trade show, is presented by the American Pet Products Association (APPA) and Pet Industry Distributors Association (PIDA). The 2011 Show featured 835 exhibitors, 2,380 booths and more than 3,000 new product launches. 4,691 pet product buyers...

  • 01 Mar 2012
    4:00 pm EST 
    to 03 Mar 2012
    1:00 am EST 

    Association of Professional Humane Educators (APHE) National Conference 2012

    Category: Conference

    Welcome! We provide professional development opportunities and networking for educators who promote humane attitudes toward people, animals and the environment.

  • 02 Mar 2012
    1:00 pm EST 
    to 04 Mar 2012
    10:00 pm EST 

    National Animal Assisted Crisis Response - 3 Day Team Training

    Category: Workshop

    Description: Learn how to provide safe, effective animal assisted crisis intervention to individuals and responders impacted by trauma, crisis and disaster. This course is designed to instruct and prepare registered AAA/AAT handler dog teams and Team Leaders (individuals without animals) to...

  • 04 Mar 2012
    1:00 pm EST 
    to 06 Mar 2012
    10:00 pm EST 

    Farm Animal Integrated Research (FAIR) 2012

    Category: Conference

    The Federation of Animal Science Societies (FASS) cordially invites you to attend the Farm Animal Integrated Research (FAIR) 2012 conference to be held on March 4-6, 2012 at the Renaissance Arlington Capital View Hotel in Arlington, VA. The purpose of the FAIR 2012 conference is multifaceted....

  • 04 Mar 2012
    4:00 pm EST 
    to 07 Mar 2012
    1:00 am EST 

    Animal Care Conference 2012

    Category: Conference

    Animal Care Conference (ACC) is a collaborative conference between the California Animal Control Directors Association (CACDA), the California Veterinary Medical Association (CVMA), and the State Humane Association of California (SHAC). The ACC brings together all types of professionals who work...

  • 06 Mar 2012
    2:00 pm EST 
    to 5:00 pm EST 

    Animal Hoarding: More than Rescuing the Animals Training

    Category: Workshop

    The Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection, Police Officer Standards and Training Council’s Field Services Training Division, is hosting an Animal Hoarding training program on Tuesday, March 6, 2012 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon at the Connecticut Police Academy auditorium located...

  • 09 Mar 2012
    1:00 pm EST 
    to 10:00 pm EST 

    Animal-Assisted Therapy Applications I: Course for Healthcare Professionals

    Category: Workshop

    AAT Applications I is a highly interactive course, engaging students immediately in hands-on exercises. Learn to work with animal-handler teams to provide AAT to your clients and practice AAT techniques. You will receive a student guide for later reference. You will also be certified by Delta...

  • 10 Mar 2012
    2:00 pm EST 
    to 11:30 pm EST 

    Critical Perspectives on Animals in Society

    Category: Conference

    This exciting event will bring together postgraduate students focussing on human-animal relations, critical animal studies and anthrozoology, as well as activists, campaigning organisations and interested members of the public. Everyone is welcome to attend. Conference details: This event will...

  • 13 Mar 2012
    1:00 pm EDT 
    to 17 Mar 2012
    10:00 pm EDT 

    National Wildlife Rehabilitators Association (NWRA) Symposium 2012

    Category: Conference

    Sultry days and lazy nights-Southern at its best! Dark waters meandering slowly through the bayous... Hummocks dotted with wildlife rising up from swampy waters... Ancient gnarled trees draped in silvery-gray Spanish moss... Prolific vegetation with myriad creatures hiding within... This...

  • 14 Mar 2012
    6:00 am EDT 
    to 7:00 am EDT 

    Foreclosure Pets: Investigating and Prosecuting the Abandonment of Pets

    Category: Webinar

    Companion animals are the silent victims of the financial downturn. While record-number of companion animals are being surrendered to animal shelters across the US, far too many are being abandoned inside or outside of their foreclosed homes, most often without sufficient food, water, or shelter....

  • 15 Mar 2012
    2:00 pm EDT 
    to 18 Mar 2012
    11:00 pm EDT 

    American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) 2012

    Category: Conference

    Welcome to our town AAHA welcomes you to our town for the 2012 Yearly Conference, March 15-18. Even if you’re only able to stay for a few days, we’re eager to share our mountain west hospitality, adventurous culture and vibrant downtown atmosphere with you! Come experience our beautiful...

  • 15 Mar 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 17 Mar 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    SAVMA Symposium 2012

    Category: Conference

    Purdue University is proud to be the host of the 41st Annual SAVMA Symposium. This rich tradition started with the National Conference for Student Chapters (NCSC) held here in West Lafayette, Indiana in March of 1971, two years after the formation of the National Conference of the Student...

  • 17 Mar 2012
    4:00 pm EDT 
    to 19 Mar 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    Texas Unites for Animals 2012

    Category: Conference

    Quick Schedule Overview for Texas Unites for Animals 2012 March 17-19, 2012 Renaissance Austin Hotel Austin, Texas Texas Unites for Animals! Features 41 workshops in four tracks: "Howdy Ya'll" [Communications] "New Sheriff in Town" [Management/Leadership] "Meanwhile Back at the Ranch"...

  • 20 Mar 2012
    5:00 pm EDT 
    to 6:30 pm EDT 

    No Pets Allowed: Service Animals and Postsecondary Institutions

    Category: Meeting

    Description: Recent revisions to the regulations implementing Title II and III of the ADA have raised increased focus on the issue of service animals in a variety of settings. Postsecondary institutions face unique challenges around these issues when it comes to their policies and procedures...

  • 24 Mar 2012
    11:00 am EDT 
    to 25 Mar 2012
    8:00 pm EDT 

    March 2012 Conference: Recognizing & Responding to Animal Hoarding

    Category: Conference

    Maddie’s® Shelter Medicine Program and the ASPCA are pleased to invite you to a full two-day conference focusing on this increasingly important issue. International experts will explore the ins and outs of hoarding: from the psychology of hoarders to large-scale response; medical triage and...

  • 24 Mar 2012
    1:00 pm EDT 
    to 5:00 pm EDT 

    PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT IN ANIMAL-ASSISTED INTERACTIONS (AAI)

    Category: Workshop

    Professional Development in Animal-Assisted Interactions (AAI) is a class for people interested in learning more about the field and how to professionally apply AAI. During three half-day sessions, focus is given to: *The history and foundation of AAI * Theories and influences that...

  • 28 Mar 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 9:00 pm EDT 

    Maine Federation of Humane Societies (MFHS) 2012

    Category: Conference

    What is the Maine Federation of Humane Societies? We are companion animal welfare advocates from Calais to Caribou, Kittery to Ft. Kent, and Wells to Waterville - the Maine Federation of Humane Societies serves the entire State of Maine. Founded in 1953 and incorporated as a nonprofit...

  • 29 Mar 2012
    7:00 am EDT 
    to 6:30 pm EDT 

    The Changing Pieces of Pet Death Care

    Category: Workshop

    The Changing Pieces of Pet Death Care With Coleen Ellis Attendees to this seminar will hear the Changing Pieces of Pet Death Care, exploring a variety of elements of pet loss and learning how customer service for a family at this time will provide for a meaningful death experience, aiding in...

  • 29 Mar 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 31 Mar 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    The Virginia Federation of Humane Societies (VFHS) Annual Conference

    Category: Conference

    Join fellow animal welfare advocates attending workshops and panel discussions on topics such as fundraising, increasing adoptions, legislation, animal behavior, spay/neuter programs and more. You won’t want to miss this opportunity to gain practical information and timely advice from...

  • 29 Mar 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 30 Mar 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    2012 Mid-Atlantic States Bovine Conference

    Category: Conference

    If you are a practitioner of bovine veterinary medicine, this is a premier opportunity for continuing education and networking. Exhibits Suppliers of veterinary products and services will be on hand to provide solutions to enhance your practice. CE CREDIT You’ll receive16 hours of CE...

  • 30 Mar 2012
    11:30 am EDT 
    to 31 Mar 2012
    7:30 am EDT 

    The Human-Animal Bond and Its Impact on Health

    Category: Meeting

    Come join us for the 13th Integrative Health Conference. This year’s conference theme is The Human-Animal Bond and Its Impact on Health. Friday evening includes an exciting keynote address by Wayne Pacelle, President and CEO of the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS). (click HERE for...

  • 02 Apr 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 04 Apr 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    Petfood Forum 2012

    Category: Trade Show

    Join keynote speakers Betsy Banks Saul, founder of Petfinder.com, and Michael Taylor, deputy commissioner of FDA, at this premier, exclusive event for the global petfood industry. You won't want to miss this 20th edition of Petfood Forum, where you can join 1,200+ industry colleagues and peers in...

  • 04 Apr 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 05 Apr 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    Petfood Workshop 2012: New Product Development

    Category: Trade Show

    Immediately following Petfood Forum 2012, Petfood Workshop focuses on new product development. New products have been a driving force behind the petfood industry's continual growth, but new product development requires much more than a good idea. In this interactive seminar, you will learn from...

  • 05 Apr 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 07 Apr 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    2012 IU ANNUAL ANIMAL BEHAVIOR CONFERENCE

    Category: Conference

    2012 IU Animal Behavior Conference April 5-7, 2012 Keynote Speaker: Dr. John Wingfield, University of California, Davis For more information, please contact cisab@Indiana.edu

  • 11 Apr 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 15 Apr 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    British Small Animal Veterinary Association (BSAVA) 2012

    Category: Conference

    Held at the ICC/NIA in Birmingham, WSAVA / FECAVA / BSAVA World Congress 2012 will be the LARGEST international veterinary event ever held in the UK. Offering more than 40 streams of veterinary CPD lectures spread over 4 days, a world-class exhibition space showcasing the latest industry...

  • 12 Apr 2012
    6:00 am EDT 
    to 5:00 pm EDT 

    The Psychological Aspects of Maltreated Animals

    Category: Webinar

    Presented by Franklin D. McMillan, DVM, DACVIM, Director of Well-Being Studies, Best Friends Animal Society The physical aspects of abuse and neglect in animals are relatively well characterized – they can be seen outwardly in the form of body condition and physical scars. But researchers in...

  • 12 Apr 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 13 Apr 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    Dementia Beyond Drugs Training

    Category: Workshop

    Based on the award-winning book by G. Allen Power, M.D., this in-depth 2-day learning experience uses the framework of culture change to create a new approach to caring for people who live with dementia. Learn why the current paradigm for dementia care can never produce satisfactory results and...

  • 14 Apr 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 16 Apr 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    New England Federation of Humane Societies 67th Annual Conference

    Category: Conference

    New England Federation of Humane Societies’ conference…it’s not just for New Englanders anymore! More than 265 shelter professionals—the highest attendance yet!—from more than 13 states and Canada convened in Portland, ME, on April 9-11, to learn the latest in sheltering programs and processes...

  • 14 Apr 2012
    1:00 pm EDT 
    to 7:00 pm EDT 

    Purdue Veterinary Medicine Open House 2012

    Category: Open House

    PVM Open House 2012 - Opening Our Doors to You! The students and faculty of Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine would like to invite you to join us on April 14th 2012 from 10am-4pm for our annual Open House. Our open house is FREE to the public and features food, games and fun...

  • 16 Apr 2012
    3:00 pm EDT 
    to 5:00 pm EDT 

    Human-Animal Bond Fair

    Category: Workshop

    The Human-Animal Bond Fair during our annual open house will be an opportunity to explore how animals enrich our lives on a daily basis. Whether or not you currently own a pet, please plan now to join us in celebrating our relationships with our nonhuman family members at our first annual...

  • 20 Apr 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 22 Apr 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants (IAABC) Conference 2012

    Category: Conference

    The 2012 IAABC Conference in Warwick, R.I. April 20-22 promises to be absolutely incredible this year. We have a strong dog track as always, and fascinating Parrot, Horse, Cat and Working Animal tracks as well. The Saturday night banquet, included in all multi–day tickets, features...

  • 20 Apr 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 21 Apr 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    12th Indian Veterinary Congress and XIX Annual Conference of IAAVR & National Symposium

    Category: Conference

    Indian Association for the Advancement of Veterinary Research (IAAVR) Changing Scenario in Veterinary Vaccinology & Diagnostics in India with Reference to National Standards Organized by: Director, Animal Husbandry Department Government Of Andhra Pradesh The 12th Indian Veterinary...

  • 25 Apr 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 27 Apr 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    Joint Faculty of Veterinary Medicine 8th Biennial Scientific Conference & 46th Kenya Veterinary Association Annual Scientific Conference

    Category: Conference

    Theme: Evolving the veterinary profession towards safeguarding the human well-being in a dynamic environment. Subthemes: 1. The role of the veterinary profession in achieving Kenya's vision 2030 2. One health and climate change 3. Innovative and relevant research and technology

  • 25 Apr 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 29 Apr 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    CVC Washington, D.C.

    Category: Conference

    For more than 20 years, CVC’s vision has been to provide veterinarians, veterinary technicians, practice managers, and team members the best convention experience possible by offering premium educational programming, expert clinical education, hands-on labs and workshops, practice management...

  • 27 Apr 2012
    4:30 pm EDT 
    to 5:30 pm EDT 

    A Race to the Future to Save the Wild Cheetah

    Category: Seminar

    The oldest and most unique of all the big cats in Africa, the cheetah is the fastest land mammal reaching speeds of up to 70 mph. But the cheetah is in a race for its future. Mankind has brought the cheetah to the edge of extinction. The wild population of these magnificent cats is thought to be...

  • 28 Apr 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 9:00 pm EDT 

    World Veterinary Day 2012

    Category: Conference

    World Veterinary Day was instigated by the World Veterinary Association (WVA) in 2000 to be celebrated annually on the last Saturday of April. In 2008 the WVA and the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) agreed on the creation of the World Veterinary Day Award aimed at rewarding the most...

  • 03 May 2012
    7:00 am EDT 
    to 6:30 pm EDT 

    Separation Anxiety Training Goes High Tech

    Category: Webinar

    Separation Anxiety Training Goes High Tech with Malena Demartini-Price This presentation will give an overview to trainers as to how technology can help them increase the effectiveness of their separation anxiety treatment plans. There are numerous ways that the use of online programs can...

  • 04 May 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 10:15 pm EDT 

    SHARRE (Society for Human-Animal Relationship Research & Education) Conference 2012

    Category: Conference

    Event title: Mon chiens (...) ce héros ! / My dog (...) what a hero! Venue: Hôpitaux Universitaires de Genève, Auditoire Marcel Jenny, Rue Gabrielle-Perret-Gentil, Geneva, Switzerland Time and Date: 8am to 6:15pm, 4 May, 2012 Confirmed speakers: Àdàm Miklòsi, Jòzsef Topàl, Giuliana Galli...

  • 04 May 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 06 May 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    A Scientific Presentation and Study Of Working Dogs

    Category: Conference

    Dear Canine Enthusiasts: We appreciate so much the feed back that you have given us and the confidence you have placed in us to continue holding our conferences. We are humbled and due to your support will hold our 22nd annual conference on May 4, 5, and 6, 2012 at the University of Guelph...

  • 07 May 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 11 May 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    Infectious Disease Genomics and Global Health

    Category: Conference

    We are pleased to announce the Cold Spring Harbor Asia conference on Infectious Disease Genomics and Global Health which will be held at the Suzhou Dushu Lake Conference Center in Suzhou, China, located approximately 60 miles west of Shanghai. The conference will begin at 7:00pm on the evening of...

  • 12 May 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 13 May 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    London Pet Show 2012

    Category: Trade Show

    The London Pet Show is a dynamic live event, packed full of hundreds of different breeds of animals, amazing live animal action displays and fun and informative talks and demonstrations. With four exciting zones to discover featuring Dogs, Cats, Small Furries, Exotics and Aquatics, it’s the...

  • 12 May 2012
    1:00 pm EDT 
    to 7:30 pm EDT 

    The Vaccine Controversy with Dr. Ronald Schultz, P.I. Rabies Challenge Fund

    Category: Seminar

    With the help of nationally known veterinarians such as Dr. Christina Chambreau (2010 speaker), Dr. Martin Goldstein (2011 speaker), and Dr. Ronald Schultz in 2012, the Healthy Dog Project continues the mission of assisting the community with detailed, scientific information on canine health...

  • 16 May 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 19 May 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    International Conference on Diseases of Zoo and Wild Animals 2012

    Category: Conference

    The conference will be held from 16th to 19th May 2012 at the Parco Natura Viva (Bussolengo/Verona, Italy) and at the Parc Hotel Paradiso (Castelnuovo del Garda, Italy). The conference is jointly organized by the Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research (IZW), the European Association...

  • 18 May 2012
    1:30 pm EDT 
    to 8:30 pm EDT 

    Animal Assisted Therapy in Care Farming

    Category: Seminar

    Come and join us in this lovely setting and learn about incorporating Animal Assisted Therapy into Care Farming. Amongst other things, we will cover: - The benefits of Human Animal Interaction - Examples and case Studies of AAT in Care farming - Selecting animals for specific client...

  • 20 May 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 24 May 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    NAVC Institute 2012

    Category: Workshop

    Unique for its multi-day, in-residence approach, the NAVC Institute goes far beyond ordinary continuing education. Interactive classroom lectures are complemented with hands-on laboratories to sharpen your clinical skills. Led by a team of board-certified veterinary professionals, the classes are...

  • 20 May 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 25 May 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    80th OIE General Session

    Category: Conference

    Looking ahead, the ad hoc Group on Veterinary Education will further refine the day-one competencies and postgraduate training recommendations at its next meeting, Aug. 2-4 in Paris. These will likely be published as reference documents on the OIE website, as has been done for other topics...

  • 21 May 2012
    3:00 pm EDT 
    to 25 May 2012
    12:00 am EDT 

    HSUS: Animal Care Expo

    Category: Trade Show

    Expo, a world-class educational conference and full-scale international trade show, is designed for anyone who works or volunteers at the local level with dogs, cats, or other animals. The goal of this annual event is to help people working in the fields of animal sheltering, care, control,...

  • 21 May 2012
    2:00 pm EDT 
    to 24 May 2012
    11:00 pm EDT 

    Animal Care Expo 2012

    Category: Trade Show

    At just $200, Animal Care Expo is the lowest-priced international educational conference in the field. In these trying economic times, you won't find a better value for your money. Plan now to join experts and colleagues for this unparalleled opportunity to brush up on the basics and learn about...

  • 24 May 2012
    7:00 am EDT 
    to 6:00 pm EDT 

    Investigating and Litigating Puppy Mill Cases

    Category: Webinar

    Common Issues Law Enforcement and Prosecutors Confront When Investigating and Litigating Puppy Mill Cases This one hour talk by Animal Legal Defense Fund’s Scott Heiser will cover a host of factual and legal issues relevant to any puppy mill case, including: • an overview of the USDA’s...

  • 03 Jun 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 07 Jun 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    2012 World Buiatrics Congress

    Category: Conference

    In 2012, the World Buiatrics Congress will take place on June 3-7, 2012 in Lisbon, Portugal. On behalf of the Portuguese Association for Buiatrics (Associação Portuguesa de Buiatria – APB) and the World Association for Buiatrics (WAB), we are honored to invite you to participate in the XXVII...

  • 04 Jun 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 06 Jun 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    19th World Meat Congress

    Category: Conference

    An opportunity to demonstrate the vitality of the meat and livestock farming, production and distribution sectors in France and the rest of Europe. It is also a chance to affirm the industry’s responsiveness to growing consumer demand for high-quality food. Leading analysts and other specialists...

  • 11 Jun 2012
    1:00 pm EDT 
    to 13 Jun 2012
    10:00 pm EDT 

    2012 Prairie States Animal Welfare Conference

    Category: Conference

    Mission Statement The Illinois Animal Welfare Federation believes education of leaders is paramount to advancing the care, treatment and respect of all animals. As leaders in animal welfare, we provide valued and respected resources to community members, elected officials and animal...

  • 13 Jun 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 15 Jun 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    15th International Congress on Infectious Diseases

    Category: Conference

    Dear Members, Colleagues, Sponsors and Friends: I am delighted to announce that Bangkok has been selected by the International Society for Infectious Diseases (ISID) as the venue for the 15th International Congress on Infectious Diseases (15th ICID) in June 2012. ISID exists to encourage...

  • 21 Jun 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 9:00 pm EDT 

    Recent Advances in Animal Welfare Science III

    Category: Conference

    The field of animal welfare is a cross-disciplinary area of study that is attracting increasing interest and funding and being asked to guide and inform legislation and practice relating to the use of animals. Much, however, still remains to be understood. As part of its on-going commitment to...

  • 23 Jun 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 26 Jun 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    Maryland Veterinary Medical Association (MVMA) Summer Conference 2012

    Category: Conference

    The Maryland Veterinary Medical Association is headed to the beach for its 2011 Summer Conference. The Clarion Resort Fontainbleau Hotel will host the region’s premier event for education, developing business partnerships and networking.

  • 26 Jun 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 29 Jun 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    FAO/OIE Global Conference on Foot and Mouth Disease Control

    Category: Conference

    Goals of the Conference As agreed during the first Global FMD Conference in Paraguay, the second conference in Bangkok will have a technical session and a second session mainly dedicated to socio-economic aspects. During the conference in Bangkok, Thailand, from June 26-29, 2012., experts...

  • 02 Jul 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 30 Jul 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    HSUS: Taking Action for Animals

    Category: Conference

    This exciting annual educational conference is designed to motivate, inform and inspire anyone who'd like to make a difference for animals. During TAFA you'll learn about issues ranging from factory farming to animal fighting and leave with the tools to take action. What is Taking Action for...

  • 04 Jul 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 06 Jul 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    Minding Animals Conference 2012

    Category: Meeting

    The Minding Animals Conference 2012 is the second in a series of conferences about scientific, ethical and social issues related to animals and human interactions with animals. The first, internationally celebrated, Minding Animals Conference took place in Newcastle, Australia, July 2009. The...

  • 07 Jul 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 08 Jul 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    Conference Animal Law - Reflecting on European, American and Asian Concepts

    Category: Meeting

    The Conference Program will be published in early February. Please join our mailing list (Registration) to stay informed! contact: animallaw@rwi.uzh.ch

  • 09 Jul 2012
    12:00 am EDT 
    to 1:00 am EDT 

    General Care for the Pet Hospice Patient

    Category: Webinar

    In this webinar, you will learn about the key components to ensuring that your pet's final days are filled with comfort and happiness and discover the important role that pet guardians play in providing hospice care. We will discuss comfort care, nourishment, hygiene, creating a positive...

  • 10 Jul 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 9:00 pm EDT 

    International Association of Human-Animal Interaction Organizations Annual Meeting

    Category: Meeting

    Annual meeting IAHAIO hosts an annual meeting for its members which all members are welcome to attend. This meeting provides an excellent opportunity to network with other members and find out about developments within the field of human-animal interactions. Organisations are invited to give...

  • 11 Jul 2012
    1:00 pm EDT 
    to 13 Jul 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    ISAZ 2012: The Arts and Sciences of Human-Animal Interaction

    Category: Conference

    This conference is open to papers and posters from all disciplines relevant to the study of human–animal interaction. We also welcome the submission of short films and video-works on the subject of human–animal interaction. Topics will include: * Animals and human–animal interaction...

  • 15 Jul 2012
    1:00 pm EDT 
    to 19 Jul 2012
    10:00 pm EDT 

    ADSA-AMPA-ASAS-CSAS-WSASAS Joint Annual Meeting 2012

    Category: Meeting

    Contact Us ADSA® Peter Studney ADSA Executive Director peters@assochq.org 217-356-5146, Ext. 111 ASAS Meghan Wulster-Radcliffe ASAS Executive Director meghanwr@assochq.org 217-356-9050, Ext. 118 FASS Staff Scientific Program Development/Assistant to Overall Program Chair ...

  • 20 Jul 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 22 Jul 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    Third International Symposium on Veterinary Hospice Care

    Category: Conference

    The Nikki Hospice Foundation for Pets (www.pethospice.org) and the California Holistic Veterinary Medical Association are proud to have joined forces this year as co-organizers of the Third International Symposium on Veterinary Hospice Care, to be held at the University of California at Davis,...

  • 22 Jul 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 27 Jul 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    Joint WDA EWDA Conference 2012

    Category: Conference

    The 61st International conference of the WDA and the 10th biennial conference of the EWDA will be jointly organized in Lyon (France) from Sunday July 22nd through Friday July 27th 2012. The main topic of the conference will be "convergence in wildlife health". The organizing and scientific...

  • 22 Jul 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 24 Jul 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    Michigan Veterinary Medical Association (MVMA) Summer Conference 2012

    Category: Conference

    Representing over 2100 veterinarians and veterinary students from all areas of the profession, the MVMA provides continuing education for veterinarians and related professionals, monitors state legislation and regulations pertaining to veterinary medicine and promotes veterinary medicine through...

  • 24 Jul 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 27 Jul 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    Southeastern Animal Control Association 2012 conference

    Category: Conference

    Mission Statement The purpose of SACA is to improve the skills, knowledge, abilities, and image of animal care and control work, to cooperate with other agencies in animal care and control work and to promote better laws and law enforcement methods relating to animals. Our History For over...

  • 25 Jul 2012
    7:00 pm EDT 
    to 10:00 pm EDT 

    Dreamcatcher's 9th Birthday Open House

    Category: Open House

    Come out and meet our Animal friends, our Therapists and our Foundation Members! Join us for free hotdogs, juice and Cake. EVERYONE is WELCOME! Come and: *Lead llamas and Alpacas through obstacle courses *Ride Donkeys and Horses *Get up close and personal with the dogs, chickens, turkeys...

  • 29 Jul 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 02 Aug 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    International Congress on Animal Reproduction - ICAR 2012

    Category: Conference

    Dear Colleagues, On behalf of the Local Organizing Committee, I cordially invite you to the 17th International Congress on Animal Reproduction (ICAR) to be held at the Vancouver Convention Centre in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada on July 29 - Aug. 2, 2012. Canada is a country in which...

  • 31 Jul 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 04 Aug 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    ISAE 2012: 46th Congress of the International Society for Applied Ethology

    Category: Conference

    Welcome to the ISAE Congress 2012. The Institute of Animal Husbandry and Animal Welfare of the Vetmeduni Vienna and the Division of Livestock Sciences of the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (BOKU) are pleased to invite you to the 46th Congress of the International Society for...

  • 03 Aug 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 07 Aug 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    AVMA 2012

    Category: Conference

    Opening Session "The AVMA Show" Friday, August 3, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm Joan Embery is nationally known for her television appearances with animals and as the spokesperson for the world famous Zoological Society of San Diego for over 30 years, Joan has raised awareness of animals and wildlife...

  • 13 Aug 2012
    12:00 am EDT 
    to 1:00 am EDT 

    When to Reach Out for Help

    Category: Webinar

    This webinar will help animal guardians understand when it might be appropriate to start hospice care for their pet. It will explore the pet hospice patient, the pet hospice client, the reasons people are choosing hospice for their animals and the potential benefits for the family. Presented...

  • 22 Aug 2012
    1:00 pm EDT 
    to 27 Aug 2012
    10:00 pm EDT 

    CVC Kansas City

    Category: Conference

    For more than 20 years, CVC’s vision has been to provide veterinarians, veterinary technicians, practice managers, and team members the best convention experience possible by offering premium educational programming, expert clinical education, hands-on labs and workshops, practice management...

  • 23 Aug 2012
    10:30 pm EDT 
    to 24 Aug 2012
    1:00 am EDT 

    WCIVMA (West Central Indiana Veterinary Medical Association) Meeting

    Category: Meeting

    Dr. Mark Hilton will share strategies and tips for "Practice Management and Related Topics". The WCIVMA Members have also submitted some specific questions to Dr. Hilton, which he will address in his talk, and he will take questions from the audience during the program as well. Anyone who is...

  • 27 Aug 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 31 Aug 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    European Association for Animal Production (EAAP) 2012

    Category: Conference

    Welcome to EAAP 2012 in Bratislava - Slovakia On behalf of the Slovak Organising Committee I am pleased to invite you to attend the 63rd Annual Meeting of the EAAP which will take place in Bratislava from August 27 to August 31, 2012. This will be the first time Slovakia is going to host one...

  • 04 Sep 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 08 Sep 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    1st International Conference on Dog Population Management 2012

    Category: Conference

    On behalf of the organising committee we warmly invite you to attend the 1st International Conference on Dog Population Management 2012, September 4-8, 2012 . Humane, effective and sustainable dog population management (DPM) is a challenge we will increasingly face. Dogs play an important role...

  • 08 Sep 2012
    2:00 pm EDT 
    to 09 Sep 2012
    11:00 pm EDT 

    Fresno Pet Expo

    Category: Trade Show

    Saturday, October 27, 2012 10:00 AM - Sunday, October 28, 2012 7:00 PM Fresno Fairgrounds 2 days of pet love! Contact: Kimberly Vaughan info@fresnopetexpo.com 209.966.3890

  • 10 Sep 2012
    12:00 am EDT 
    to 1:00 am EDT 

    Making Preparations for Death

    Category: Webinar

    There are 3 defining moments in the relationship between pet parent and pet: the day you bring them home, they day you realize they are getting old, and the day you say good-bye. Preparing for the death, whether natural or assisted, is a difficult time and no one should have to go through it...

  • 18 Sep 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 21 Sep 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    Purdue Veterinary Medicine 2012 Fall Conference

    Category: Conference

    NEW THIS YEAR! The PVM Fall Conference Golf Outing is combining with the Indiana Animal Health Foundation (IAHF) to coordinate this year's event! We are very excited about this partnership which will ultimately benefit the IAHF and the Purdue School of Veterinary Medicine! The event will be held...

  • 20 Sep 2012
    1:00 pm EDT 
    to 22 Sep 2012
    10:00 pm EDT 

    American Association of Bovine Practitioners (AABP) 2012

    Category: Conference

    The 2012 AABP Program Committee welcomes you to the 45th Annual Conference of the American Association of Bovine Practitioners, September 20-22, 2012 in Montreal, Quebec Canada. This is an outstanding opportunity to participate in one of the most comprehensive scientific programs ever assembled...

  • 23 Sep 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 27 Sep 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    11th World Congress of Veterinary Anaesthesiology

    Category: Conference

    The 11th World Congress of Veterinary Anaesthesiology (WVCA 2012) will be hosted at the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) from the 23th to the 27th September 2012. The scientific program will showcase world class speakers and cutting-edge technology. A choice of three, four and...

  • 30 Sep 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 05 Oct 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    EcoSummit 2012 - Ecological Sustainability

    Category: Conference

    EcoSummit 2012 will bring together the world's most respected minds in ecological science to discuss restoring the planet's ecosystems. Come hear Nobel Prize laureate Elinor Ostrom, Pulitzer Prize winners E.O. Wilson and Jared Diamond, Kyoto Prize winner Simon Levin, Stockholm Water Prize...

  • 30 Sep 2012
    5:30 pm EDT 
    to 9:30 pm EDT 

    Fall Speaker Event

    Category: Seminar

    We are pleased to announce on September 30, 2012 we will be hosting our first speaker/educational event! Come join us and learn about a wide range of topics that will be spoken about and have fun with other like minded people! All funds will be going to help provide for the veterinary care,...

  • 05 Oct 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 06 Oct 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 

    The Incredible Dog Challenge

    Category: Miscellaneous

    The Incredible Dog Challenge exists to showcase everyday dogs competing in Olympic style competitions that they love. They are not only entertaining to watch but they highlight the special bond people have with their dogs. Purina supports the Incredible Dog Challenge because it demonstrates...

  • 12 Oct 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 9:00 pm EDT 

    Petfood Forum

    Category: Trade Show

    Mark your calendar for October 12, 2012, when Petfood Forum China premieres at the new Shanghai World Expo Exhibition and Convention Center. This one-day conference extends the Petfood Forum portfolion of events into the exciting, fast-growing China market. Petfood Forum China will be co-located...

  • 12 Oct 2012
    1:00 pm EDT 
    to 14 Oct 2012
    10:00 pm EDT 

    Pet Industry Christmas Trade Show

    Category: Trade Show

    Friday, October 12, 2012 - Sunday, October 14, 2012 Donald E. Stephens Convention Center - Chicago, IL Contact: Colette Fairchild colette@hhbacker.com 312-663-4040

  • 15 Oct 2012
    12:00 am EDT 
    to 1:00 am EDT 

    Similarities and Differences Between Human and Pet Hospice Models

    Category: Webinar

    Presented by Amir Shanan

  • 25 Oct 2012
    9:00 pm EDT 
    to 28 Oct 2012
    11:00 pm EDT 

    No More Homeless Pets Conference

    Category: Conference

    You can be a leader in helping animals in your community. You can get all the tools you need to collaborate with others. And this conference is where it begins. Don't miss the 2012 No More Homeless Pets Conference. This year, we're starting earlier (sessions begin on Thursday afternoon)...

  • 31 Oct 2012
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 04 Nov 2012
    1:00 am EDT 

    2012 PATH INTL. CONFERENCE AND ANNUAL MEETING

    Category: Conference

    Targeted at the ever-growing group of professionals in equine-assisted activities and therapies (EAAT), the 2012 Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International (PATH Intl.) Conference and Annual Meeting, sponsored by Purina, will feature an impressive array of educational...

  • 01 Nov 2012
    10:00 pm EDT 
    to 04 Nov 2012
    10:00 pm EST 

    GPS - Guide To Pet Hospice Success

    Category: Conference

    Veterinarians, their support staff, and pet parents alike are beginning to openly recognize that terminal illness and the dying process are different from normal life stages. Our animals need extra support, both medically and mentally, to move forward into death as easily as possible, be that...

  • 02 Nov 2012
    2:00 pm EDT 
    to 05 Nov 2012
    12:00 am EST 

    America's Family Pet Expo-Washington

    Category: Trade Show

    At America's Family Pet Expo held at Pullayup Fair and Events Center, Washington state, we emphasize the importance of responsible pet care of a wide variety of pets, teach the principles of proper pet selection and training, offer a vast array of fine pet products, promote pet adoptions, and...

  • 06 Nov 2012
    1:00 pm EST 
    to 08 Nov 2012
    10:00 pm EST 

    Third OIE Global Conference On Animal Welfare

    Category: Conference

    To support the implementation by Members of OIE animal welfare standards, with particular attention to relevant strategies and tools, including at the regional level. The conference also aims to raise the profile of the OIE animal welfare standards in general and to encourage Veterinary Services...

  • 12 Nov 2012
    1:00 am EST 
    to 2:00 am EST 

    Understanding Euthanasia

    Category: Webinar

    Why the gift of euthanasia? Differences between hospital euthanasia and home euthanasia, how to make the correct choice. How a euthanasia visit will progress and what to do in order to make it as easy as possible for you, your family and your pet. What question you and your family should ask...

  • 15 Nov 2012
    1:00 pm EST 
    to 16 Nov 2012
    10:00 pm EST 

    London Vet Show

    Category: Conference

    The London Vet Show is back for 2012 at Olympia on the 15th and 16th November for two days of fantastic training and networking - all for an amazingly low price, just £199 (+VAT) plus further discounts for BVA members! This year’s show will deliver a world-class conference programme, with...

  • 16 Nov 2012
    1:00 pm EST 
    to 18 Nov 2012
    10:00 pm EST 

    Meadowlands Pet Expo

    Category: Trade Show

    Contact: Dennis and Karen Garetano petexpo@optonline.net 631-423-0620

  • 16 Nov 2012
    2:30 pm EST 
    to 5:30 pm EST 

    The Human- Animal Bond: What it means in Veterinary Practice

    Category: Seminar

    Register for the symposium: The Human- Animal Bond: What it means in Veterinary Practice 2nd CABI Symposium on Animal Welfare and Behaviour Taking place during: The London Vet Show in the: Henley Room (CABI Association Room), Olympia Exhibition Centre, Hammersmith Road, London, W14 8UK on:...

  • 17 Nov 2012
    5:00 pm EST 
    to 18 Nov 2012
    7:00 am EST 

    Petcentric Hackathon

    Category: Miscellaneous

    Petcentric Hackathon is the first ever pet-focused hackathon aimed at bringing the Los Angeles tech community together to generate ideas and products that help people engage with their pets. Please join us for this exciting event located on the Amplify campus in Venice. We are looking for...

  • 01 Dec 2012
    3:00 pm EST 
    to 06 Dec 2012
    12:00 am EST 

    American Association of Equine Practitioners 58th Annual Convention

    Category: Conference

    The AAEP Educational Programs Committee is currently developing this year's program, using Convention 2011 Openingsuggestions brought to us by attendees of last year's convention in San Antonio. The convention program annually features the latest in techniques and treatments in many areas of...

  • 03 Dec 2012
    1:00 pm EST 
    to 04 Dec 2012
    10:00 pm EST 

    Animal Research Facilities 2012

    Category: Meeting

    This conference is the annual meeting for research veterinarians, capital project teams, project managers, engineering managers, animal facility operations managers, space planners, animal facility & vivarium managers, animal resource managers, biosafety officers, and research program directors...

  • 05 Dec 2012
    1:00 pm EST 
    to 09 Dec 2012
    10:00 pm EST 

    CVC San Diego

    Category: Conference

    For more than 20 years, CVC’s vision has been to provide veterinarians, veterinary technicians, practice managers, and team members the best convention experience possible by offering premium educational programming, expert clinical education, hands-on labs and workshops, practice management...

  • 10 Dec 2012
    1:00 am EST 
    to 2:00 am EST 

    Pet Loss Support

    Category: Webinar

    Presented by Claire Gillenson, M.A. Open to everyone

  • 17 Dec 2012
    1:00 am EST 
    to 2:00 am EST 

    The Role of Volunteers in Hospice Care

    Category: Webinar

    Presented by Gail Bishop, B.S. Professional based: open to everyone

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