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  • 12 Jan 2015
    10:00 pm EST 
    to 20 Jan 2015
    1:00 am EST 

    Minding Animals Conference 3

    Category: Conference

    The third Minding Animals Conference will be held in New Delhi, 13 to 20 January, 2015. The host for the conference will be the Wildlife Trust of India, in collaboration with Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU). The conference will be held at JNU and other locations in New Delhi. Conference...

  • 21 Jan 2015
    1:00 pm EST 
    to 9:00 pm EST 

    Animal-Assisted Therapy Interventions: An Incredible Range of Therapeutic Benefits Seminar

    Category: Seminar

    This informative and interactive seminar provides an array of animal-assisted interventions and clinical techniques that will greatly improve your client outcomes in a broad range of areas, including: Reduce stress and anxiety levels and lower blood pressure Lessen feelings of loneliness and...

  • 22 Jan 2015
    1:00 pm EST 
    to 9:00 pm EST 

    Animal-Assisted Therapy Interventions: An Incredible Range of Therapeutic Benefits Seminar

    Category: Seminar

    This informative and interactive seminar provides an array of animal-assisted interventions and clinical techniques that will greatly improve your client outcomes in a broad range of areas, including: Reduce stress and anxiety levels and lower blood pressure Lessen feelings of loneliness and...

  • 23 Jan 2015
    1:00 pm EST 
    to 9:00 pm EST 

    Animal-Assisted Therapy Interventions: An Incredible Range of Therapeutic Benefits Seminar

    Category: Seminar

    This informative and interactive seminar provides an array of animal-assisted interventions and clinical techniques that will greatly improve your client outcomes in a broad range of areas, including: Reduce stress and anxiety levels and lower blood pressure Lessen feelings of loneliness and...

  • 05 Feb 2015
    6:30 pm EST 
    to 07 Feb 2015
    11:15 pm EST 

    The Business of Saving Lives: Helen Woodward Animal Welfare Conference

    Category: Conference

    We are excited to offer more in-depth coverage of topics you need in 2015 including: Compassion Fatigue: Several sessions including an interactive panel will help you help your staff recognize and address compassion fatigue so that you can do more for the animals while taking care of...

  • 05 Feb 2015
    10:10 pm EST 
    to 11:10 pm EST 

    Assistance Dogs-They Are Not All Seeing Eye Dogs

    Category: Seminar

    The Feb. 5 seminar will be presented by Linda Weiskopf from Canine Companions for Independence.The differences between service/assistance animals and therapy animals will be discussed in the seminars. Service/assistance animals have full-time careers and are specifically trained to help one...

  • 07 Feb 2015
    1:00 pm EST 
    to 10:00 pm EST 

    Pennsylvania Veterinary Medical Association 11th Annual Winter Conference

    Category: Conference

    This annual conference will feature guest speakers and workshops on a variety of veterinary topics including small animals, equine, veterinary technology, NVAP modules, and student information.

  • 12 Feb 2015
    10:10 pm EST 
    to 11:10 pm EST 

    Not Just Warm and Fuzzy: The Proven Value of Including Animals in Therapeutic Regimen

    Category: Seminar

    The Feb. 12 seminar will be presented by Kathy Klotz from Intermountain Therapy Animals.The differences between service/assistance animals and therapy animals will be discussed in the seminars. Service/assistance animals have full-time careers and are specifically trained to help one person,...

  • 21 Feb 2015
    9:00 pm EST 
    to 23 Feb 2015
    3:00 am EST 

    Southern California Pet Expo

    Category: Trade Show

    WHAT CAN YOU EXPECT AT AN AMAZING PET EXPO? Tons of Exhibitors Fabulous Prize Giveaways & Fun for both the Two-Legged AND Four-Legged Adopt! Dozens of Rescue Groups and a Mega-Adoption Event Discounted Vaccinations, Microchipping and Heartworm & Flea Preventatives Free Nail Trims Agility...

  • 26 Feb 2015
    5:30 am EST 
    to 2:30 pm EST 

    Zoobiquity Conference

    Category: Conference

    Animals and humans get many of the same diseases yet human physicians and veterinarians rarely share their knowledge. Zoobiquity explores how the commonality of animals and humans can be used to diagnose, treat, and heal patients of all species. Drawing on the latest insights from both medical...

  • 02 Mar 2015
    7:00 pm EST 
    to 03 Mar 2015
    4:00 am EST 

    Workshop on "Behavior Coordination between Animals, Humans and Robots

    Category: Workshop

    This workshop intends to bring together researchers investigating one or more aspects of behavior coordination in three different research domains: human-human interaction, human-animal interaction, human-robot interaction. Our goal is to develop an interdisciplinary dialogue directed towards...

  • 05 Mar 2015
    4:00 pm EST 
    to 10:00 pm EST 

    Wisconsin Dairy & Beef Well-Being Conference

    Category: Conference

    UW-Extension will be hosting its fifth annual conference on April 30, 2015 in Kimberly, WI to address the issue of animal handling and well-being. The program learning objectives and intended outcomes are to increase knowledge or understanding of improved dairy and beef cattle animal handling...

  • 06 Mar 2015
    1:00 pm EST 
    to 10:00 pm EST 

    The Human-Animal Bond Symposium and Recognition Ceremony

    Category: Seminar

    he VA-MD Regional College of Veterinary Medicine's Center for Animal Human Relationships (CENTAUR) presents a one-day symposium, The Human-Animal Experience: Exploring the Bond. Experts from multidisciplinary fields will gather to explore the benefits and challenges of human-animal interactions,...

  • 19 Mar 2015
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 21 Mar 2015
    9:00 pm EDT 

    2nd Biennial Conference on Living with Animals: Interconnections

    Category: Conference

    In this second time around, we are hoping to retain the strong arts and humanities perspectives we enjoyed so much in the first conference, as well as including some more scientific and applied perspectives for general audiences. Consistent with the conference theme, we are looking for...

  • 19 Mar 2015
    2:00 pm EDT 
    to 22 Mar 2015
    11:00 pm EDT 

    2015 American Hippotherapy Association, Inc. International Conference

    Category: Conference

    Join us March 19 – 22, 2015 as we host our 5th International Conference in Fort Worth, TX! AHA, Inc. hosts an international conference every other year at locations around the country. AHA, Inc. reaches over 1,000 therapists and other team members, who utilize equine movement as a treatment...

  • 25 Mar 2015
    4:30 pm EDT 
    to 28 Mar 2015
    1:30 am EDT 

    16th Annual EAGALA Conference

    Category: Conference

    Founded in 1999, EAGALA is a nonprofit professional association. Our vision is that every person worldwide will have access to Equine Assisted Psychotherapy and Learning services, provided at the highest standard of excellence. Achieving this involves: public awareness and education about this...

  • 28 Mar 2015
    10:00 am EDT 
    to 29 Mar 2015
    7:00 pm EDT 

    The Human-Animal Boundary: Exploring the Line in Philosophy and Fiction

    Category: Conference

    The boundary between humans and non-human animals has been an integral part of philosophic discourse since antiquity, with mounting evidence of language, tool use and general cognitive abilities now leading scientists to contest its impermeability. These lines have been drawn and re-drawn in...

  • 10 Apr 2015
    7:30 pm EDT 
    to 13 Apr 2015
    3:30 am EDT 

    HEAL: 6 Keys to Connection: A 3-Day Equine Experiential Workshop for Personal & Professional Development (Washington)

    Category: Workshop

    This workshop is for anyone interested in equine-facilitated psychotherapy and learning (EFPL), for personal and/or professional benefit, including horse owners wanting to deepen their understanding of the horse-human bond. We will begin each day with a didactic learning session, followed by...

  • 10 Apr 2015
    10:30 pm EDT 
    to 11 Apr 2015
    1:30 am EDT 

    An Intimate Evening with Jane Goodall

    Category: Seminar

    Join us at Cantine for a special evening of stories and conversation with acclaimed primatologist, environmentalist and UN Messenger of Peace, Dr. Jane Goodall. There are limited tickets available for this small and intimate event - a wonderful opportunity to meet Dr. Goodall in person!

  • 11 Apr 2015
    12:30 pm EDT 
    to 12 Apr 2015
    9:00 pm EDT 

    International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants 2015 Feline Behavior Conference

    Category: Conference

    A two-day, single-track conference featuring speakers discussing the latest science, treatments and protocols for managing and modifying behavior in domestic cats, and will provide much-needed information and peer support (and CEUs!) to those working with cats - or wanting to work with cats - and...

  • 14 Apr 2015
    12:30 pm EDT 
    to 8:30 pm EDT 

    2015 Central Urban Animal Conference

    Category: Conference

    The mission of Urban Animal Regional Conferences is to showcase innovative ideas and programs from each region of Canada. The goal is to identify emerging leaders, illuminate researchers, replicate successful projects, cultivate conversations across communities, facilitate collaboration and...

  • 16 Apr 2015
    12:30 pm EDT 
    to 8:30 pm EDT 

    2015 Atlantic Urban Animal Conference

    Category: Conference

    The mission of Urban Animal Regional Conferences is to showcase innovative ideas and programs from each region of Canada. The goal is to identify emerging leaders, illuminate researchers, replicate successful projects, cultivate conversations across communities, facilitate collaboration and...

  • 17 Apr 2015
    8:00 pm EDT 
    to 20 Apr 2015
    2:00 am EDT 

    HEAL: 6 Keys to Connection: A 3-Day Equine Experiential Workshop for Personal & Professional Development (Pennsylvania)

    Category: Workshop

    This workshop is for anyone interested in equine-facilitated psychotherapy and learning (EFPL), for personal and/or professional benefit, including horse owners wanting to deepen their understanding of the horse-human bond. We will begin each day with a didactic learning session, followed by...

  • 17 Apr 2015
    7:00 pm EDT 
    to 9:00 pm EDT 

    The Animal/Human Connection: Clarifying the Roles of Service, Emotional Support, and Therapy Animals

    Category: Seminar

    For millennia, humans have had complex relationships with animals. They have served humans as a source of food, tools, clothing, and scientific research; they have provided labor, transportation, and companionship, and in certain cultures, they are seen as inspirational, even sacred. This...

  • 17 Apr 2015
    7:30 pm EDT 
    to 9:00 pm EDT 

    The Animal/Human Connection: Clarifying the Roles of Service, Emotional Support, and Therapy Animals

    Category: Seminar

    For millennia, humans have had complex relationships with animals. They have served humans as a source of food, tools, clothing, and scientific research; they have provided labor, transportation, and companionship, and in certain cultures, they are seen as inspirational, even sacred. This...

  • 18 Apr 2015
    2:30 pm EDT 
    to 19 Apr 2015
    11:00 pm EDT 

    International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants 2015 Animal Behavior Conference

    Category: Conference

    In this rare opportunity for an intimate and in-depth look at high-level work with behavior and training, our speakers include: Ken Ramirez, who will give two longer talks: Introducing Highly Reactive & Aggressive Dogs - An Experiment
: This presentation is a report on a conditioning trial...

  • 20 Apr 2015
    4:30 pm EDT 
    to 21 Apr 2015
    12:30 am EDT 

    2015 Western Urban Animal Conference

    Category: Conference

    The mission of Urban Animal Regional Conferences is to showcase innovative ideas and programs from each region of Canada. The goal is to identify emerging leaders, illuminate researchers, replicate successful projects, cultivate conversations across communities, facilitate collaboration and...

  • 22 Apr 2015
    6:30 pm EDT 
    to 23 Apr 2015
    2:30 am EDT 

    2015 Pacific Urban Animal Conference

    Category: Conference

    The mission of Urban Animal Regional Conferences is to showcase innovative ideas and programs from each region of Canada. The goal is to identify emerging leaders, illuminate researchers, replicate successful projects, cultivate conversations across communities, facilitate collaboration and...

  • 24 Apr 2015
    4:00 pm EDT 
    to 26 Apr 2015
    1:00 am EDT 

    hai2015

    Category: Conference

    The focus of this two-day conference is on enhancing and supporting the development of resilience in children who have experience a broad range of trauma due to diverse life circumstances via experiential learning. Expand your vision for culturally sensitive animal-assisted interventions as...

  • 25 Apr 2015
    8:00 pm EDT 
    to 27 Apr 2015
    2:00 am EDT 

    Phoenix Pet Expo

    Category: Trade Show

    At the two day event, there will be tons of exhibitors, fabulous prize giveaways, a mega-adoption event, discounted vaccinations, free nail trims, live entertainment, obedience demonstrations, book signings, the latest and greatest pet products, and lots of information on topics such as pet care,...

  • 29 Apr 2015
    2:00 am EDT 
    to 11:00 am EDT 

    Humane Slaughter Association Welfare Officer Seminar

    Category: Seminar

    The HSA is planning to hold a one-day seminar for the meat and livestock industry on “The changing role of the animal welfare officer in the light of EC 1099/2009”. Speakers from government, industry, training bodies and others will inform the assembly of their experiences in meeting the demands...

  • 06 May 2015
    6:00 pm EDT 
    to 07 May 2015
    2:00 am EDT 

    Animal-Assisted Interventions: An Incredible Range of Therapeutic Benefits Seminar

    Category: Seminar

    This informative and interactive seminar provides an array of animal-assisted interventions and clinical techniques that will greatly improve your client outcomes in a broad range of areas, including: Reduce stress and anxiety levels and lower blood pressure Lessen feelings of loneliness and...

  • 14 May 2015
    2:00 pm EDT 
    to 17 May 2015
    11:00 pm EDT 

    40th World Small Animal Veterinary Association Congress

    Category: Conference

    The World Small Animal Veterinary Association (WSAVA) is an ‘association of associations’. Its membership is made up of veterinary organisations from all over the world which are concerned with small companion animals such as cats, dogs, rabbits, guinea pigs, etc. WSAVA’s primary purpose is to...

  • 21 May 2015
    11:30 am EDT 
    to 8:30 pm EDT 

    Center for Animal Welfare Sciences Spring Symposium

    Category: Conference

    This one-day symposium celebrates the establishment of the new Center for Animal Welfare Sciences, which is jointly funded by the Colleges of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine as well as the Purdue University Provost’s office. The symposium will provide an important opportunity for exchange of...

  • 22 May 2015
    12:00 am EDT 
    to 24 May 2015
    9:00 am EDT 

    Animal-Assisted Therapy Workshop

    Category: Workshop

    The aim of this workshop is to educate professionals who are implementing or participating in the AAT activities (therapists (occupational, physical, speech and language, behavioral) social workers, psychologists and dog handlers) about the functional and measurable intervention activities that...

  • 28 May 2015
    12:00 am EDT 
    to 30 May 2015
    9:00 am EDT 

    IAHAIO Symposium 2015

    Category: Conference

    The symposium's theme is "Advancing HAI Beyond Boundaries: Developing a Road Map Toward the Future." Plenaries will feature Prof. dr. Brinda Jegatheesan, Dr. Rainer Wohlfahrt, Michael Kaufmann, Prof. dr. Rebecca Johnson, and Dr. Karen Thodberg; workshops will cover Developing Standards for...

  • 05 Jun 2015
    3:00 pm EDT 
    to 06 Jun 2015
    10:00 pm EDT 

    Service Dog Education and Awareness Conference

    Category: Conference

    On June 5, and 6, 2015 Operation Fetch will hold a workshop for first responders, mental health professionals. community leaders, business owners, community advocates and educators. The purpose of the event is to educate police, fire and public regarding laws, regulations and procedures...

  • 06 Jun 2015
    1:00 am EDT 
    to 07 Jun 2015
    9:00 am EDT 

    2015 National Dog Bite Prevention & Behaviour Conference

    Category: Conference

    Renowned TV dog trainer, Victoria Stilwell has enlisted the help of the world’s top canine behaviour experts, lawyers, and educators to create the National Dog Bite Prevention & Behaviour Conference – a national event dedicated to finding practical and workable solutions to this universal problem...

  • 11 Jun 2015
    1:00 pm EDT 
    to 12 Jun 2015
    9:00 pm EDT 

    Caring with Critters. An Introduction to Animal Assisted Therapy

    Category: Workshop

    This workshop is accredited by a National organization and offers 36 CEC's. It is a two day training, 16 hours in duration and provides a solid understanding of the benefits of animals in a therapeutic context. It is run by a psychologist specializing in AAT, EFC and trauma. It is intended for...

  • 17 Jun 2015
    9:00 am EDT 
    to 4:00 pm EDT 

    Animals Behaving Badly: Veterinary/Welfare Perspectives

    Category: Miscellaneous

    A symposium on problem behaviour of pets and leisure horses, the science that helps understand the causes, and helps prevent or remedy them. Stress, poor socialization and inappropriate choice of pet lead to welfare and behavioural problems in cats, dogs and over 80% of leisure horses. This...

  • 20 Jun 2015
    1:15 am EDT 
    to 9:30 am EDT 

    COAPE Association of Pet Behaviourists and Trainers Conference 2015

    Category: Conference

    The CAPBT Annual Conference will be June 20, 2015 and is open to all. The day will include presentations by Professor Ray Coppinger on the topics of "What if Anything is a Dog?" and "What Makes a Dog Tick?"

  • 22 Jun 2015
    1:00 pm EDT 
    to 26 Jun 2015
    9:00 pm EDT 

    Caring with Critters. An Internship in Animal Assisted Therapy

    Category: Seminar

    This training is accredited by a National organization and is worth 72 CEC's. It is a week long intensive training in Animal Assisted Therapy as well as an introduction in Equine Facilitated Counselling. It is run by a psychologist specializing in AAT, EFC and trauma. It is intended for people...

  • 07 Jul 2015
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 09 Jul 2015
    9:00 pm EDT 

    International Society of Anthrozoology 2015 Conference: Topics in Human-Animal Interactions

    Category: Conference

    The ISAZ 2015 conference will be held in Saratoga Springs, New York, from July 7-July 9, 2015. The conference will be held at the Saratoga Hilton, in charming downtown Saratoga Springs. If you are considering submitting an abstract, please be sure to review our call for abstracts on our website...

  • 16 Jul 2015
    4:00 am EDT 
    to 17 Jul 2015
    4:00 am EDT 

    HSA International Symposium 2015: Recent Advances II

    Category: Conference

    Food animal welfare during transport, marketing and slaughter Around the world, over 100 billion animals are transported, marketed and slaughtered annually in order to provide food. Growing meat consumption and an increasingly globalised food supply chain add to the need to develop...

  • 28 Jul 2015
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 9:00 pm EDT 

    The Fair Housing Act and Emotional Support Animals in College Housing - Is it Really Raining Cats and Dogs? (EDU350M)

    Category: Webinar

    Service animals on campus are rare but growing phenomenon on college campuses today. Once used almost exclusively as guide dogs for individuals with visual impairments, today's service animals are well beyond the typical guide dog, and can include dogs assisting individuals with everything from...

  • 01 Sep 2015
    12:00 am EDT 
    to 04 Sep 2015
    9:00 am EDT 

    12th World Congress of Veterinary Anaesthesiology

    Category: Conference

    Dear Friends and Colleagues, It is with great pleasure that we invite you to attend the 12th World Congress of Veterinary Anaesthesiology (WCVA 2015) to be held at the Kyoto International Convention Center (ICC Kyoto), from 1st to 4th September 2015. Hanaoka Seishu (1760-1853) was a...

  • 08 Sep 2015
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 12 Sep 2015
    9:00 pm EDT 

    2015 Purdue Veterinary Conference

    Category: Conference

    Please join us for the 2015 Purdue Veterinary Conference. The annual conference is designed to provide Continuing Education (CE) opportunities for the entire veterinary team. Content will include; NEW Aquaculture Track, Bovine, Small Animal, Food Animal, Equine, topics of interest for Veterinary...

  • 09 Sep 2015
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 13 Sep 2015
    9:00 pm EDT 

    International Congress of Zookeepers

    Category: Conference

    Hosted by Zoo Leipzig, the 5th Conference of the International Congress of Zookeepers will be held in Leipzig from September 9-13, 2015. Its theme is "Let's Socialize."

  • 12 Sep 2015
    10:00 pm EDT 
    to 17 Sep 2015
    7:00 am EDT 

    32nd World Veterinary Congress, Istanbul 2015

    Category: Conference

    WVCs constitute an important forum and exciting venue for dissemination of advanced scientific knowledge and technological development in most veterinary fields such as animal health and welfare, one health, food hygiene and veterinary education. In addition, the congress will provide an ideal...

  • 13 Sep 2015
    8:00 am EDT 
    to 18 Sep 2015
    5:00 pm EDT 

    6th National Getting 2 Zero Summit & Workshops: Reaching Out to the Community

    Category: Meeting

    Attendance at this conference is essential for everyone involved in companion animal policy and practice -including those working in all levels of government, the not for profit welfare, shelter and rescue sector, and veterinary and pet industries. More and more people are turning to the...

  • 13 Sep 2015
    10:00 am EDT 
    to 16 Sep 2015
    7:00 pm EDT 

    ISAE2015

    Category: Meeting

    The Congress of the International Society for Applied Ethology (ISAE) returns to Japan! The 49th congress will be held in in Sapporo, Japan from September 14th to 17th in 2015. The aim of the ISAE is to encourage and support basic and applied research into the behavior of animals as related to...

  • 17 Sep 2015
    12:00 am EDT 
    to 19 Sep 2015
    9:00 am EDT 

    Animals in the Anthropocene: Human-animal relations in a changing semiosphere

    Category: Conference

    Most but not all of current environmental change is anthropogenic. The term the Anthropocene (the era of humankind) is increasingly acknowledged as suitable for our current geological epoch. As the environment undergoes change, the living conditions of animals change, and people’s perception of...

  • 17 Sep 2015
    2:00 pm EDT 
    to 19 Sep 2015
    11:00 pm EDT 

    48th Annual Conference of the American Association of Bovine Practitioners

    Category: Conference

    The 2015 AABP Program Committee welcomes you to the 48th Annual Conference of the American Association of Bovine Practitioners, September 17-19, 2015 in New Orleans, Louisiana. This is an outstanding opportunity to participate in one of the most comprehensive scientific programs ever assembled on...

  • 18 Sep 2015
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 9:00 pm EDT 

    IACUC Training Workshop

    Category: Workshop

    A SCAW workshop Sponsored with OLAW/NIH/DHHS, USDA/APHIS/AC, City University of New York and the CITI Program at the University of Miami Additional Supporters: Merck Inc., Rockefeller University and a-tune software SCAW encourages local institutions and others to co-sponsor or supporters of...

  • 21 Sep 2015
    1:00 pm EDT 
    to 11:00 pm EDT 

    Annual AVMA Economic Summit

    Category: Conference

    Understanding the veterinary economic markets can help you and others you work with operate your business efficiently, effectively and profitably. An informed professional who understands how market forces affect their business ultimately helps these markets operate at peak efficiency, which in...

  • 26 Sep 2015
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 9:00 pm EDT 

    The Human-Animal Bond Symposium and Recognition Ceremony

    Category: Seminar

    The VA-MD Regional College of Veterinary Medicine's Center for Animal Human Relationships (CENTAUR) presents a one-day symposium, The Human-Animal Experience: Exploring the Bond. Experts from multidisciplinary fields will gather to explore the benefits and challenges of human-animal interactions,...

  • 28 Sep 2015
    8:30 am EDT 
    to 4:30 pm EDT 

    2015 Animal Ethics Seminar

    Category: Seminar

    A seminar for members of Animal Ethics Committees and their Executive Officers, and animal researchers, is to be held at the Australian Catholic University, North Sydney, on 29 September 2015. The seminar is being run by the Animal Research Review Panel in conjunction with the Animal Welfare...

  • 01 Oct 2015
    6:00 pm EDT 
    to 05 Oct 2015
    3:00 am EDT 

    IAAHPC 5th Annual Conference

    Category: Conference

    The International Association of Animal Hospice and Palliative Care Conference has several features and highlights: Hospice Business Management Track Back by popular demand, this fantastic track will be offered on Thursday, October 1st. Cost is $160 and includes lunch. Come learn how to...

  • 05 Oct 2015
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 06 Oct 2015
    9:00 pm EDT 

    Facility Strategies for Animal Research and Biocontainment Conference

    Category: Conference

    Tradeline’s Facility Strategies for Animal Research and Biocontainment conference in Boston focuses on the top priority planning and action items for animal research and biocontainment facilities (upgrades, reconfigurations, process improvements, and expansions), which are: Metrics – The new...

  • 05 Oct 2015
    6:00 pm EDT 
    to 07 Oct 2015
    3:00 am EDT 

    2015 International Courthouse Dogs Conference

    Category: Conference

    At the 3rd Annual International Courthouse Dogs Conference, learn about exciting, thought-provoking topics: How children from different cultures react to dogs The latest strides Canada has made bringing dogs into the courtroom A child advocacy foundation in Barcelona striving to implement a...

  • 06 Oct 2015
    2:30 am EDT 
    to 07 Oct 2015
    12:30 pm EDT 

    Human and Nonhuman Animals: Liberation, History and Critical Animal Studies – Fourth European Conference of Critical Animal Studies

    Category: Conference

    The Fourth European Conference of Critical Animal Studies will feature a wide variety of topics, including history and politics of critical animal studies, colonialism, philosophy, ethics, ontology, sustainability, food production, research, welfare, anarchism, art and multimedia, and other...

  • 07 Oct 2015
    7:00 pm EDT 
    to 10 Oct 2015
    2:15 am EDT 

    The Business of Saving Lives Three-Day Workshop

    Category: Workshop

    Join members of Helen Woodward Animal Center’s management team for a FREE, three-day workshop, where tried-and-true techniques are provided to help attendees improve: fundraising skills, adoption rates, education concepts, volunteer management, public relations, marketing efforts, and more! When...

  • 08 Oct 2015
    2:00 pm EDT 
    to 11:00 pm EDT 

    IACUC Training Workshop

    Category: Workshop

    The IACUC Training Workshop is a SCAW workshop Sponsored with University of Illinois at Chicago, OLAW/NIH/DHHS, USDA/APHIS/AC, CITI Program at the University of Miami, Rush University, Abbott Laboratories, AbbVie Inc., a-tune software and the University of Chicago.

  • 12 Oct 2015
    12:00 am EDT 
    to 13 Oct 2015
    9:00 am EDT 

    10th Annual Veterinary Medicines Symposium

    Category: Conference

    Bringing together representatives of industry and regulatory authorities to understand today’s regulatory requirements and debate future plans for regulation. This key event in the calendar of veterinary regulatory affairs is run in conjunction with BVL, Germany, brings together the...

  • 14 Oct 2015
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 17 Oct 2015
    9:00 pm EDT 

    2015 Summit for Urban Animal Strategies

    Category: Conference

    The prestigious International Summit for Urban Animal Strategies is held each October just before CanWest (ABVMA Vet Conference), in the beautiful Rocky Mountains of Alberta, Canada. One Hundred Thought Leaders are selected by their peers to represent each sector of the Urban Animal Industry....

  • 15 Oct 2015
    12:00 am EDT 
    to 17 Oct 2015
    9:00 am EDT 

    Southern European Veterinarian Conference

    Category: Conference

    AVEPA, in collaboration with the NAVC, will again host the Southern European Veterinarian Conference - SEVC at the Fira de Barcelona (Montjuïc) from 15 to 17 October, 2015. Since 2007, the SEVC has been building its reputation as a conference whose scientific programme provides an outstanding...

  • 15 Oct 2015
    12:00 am EDT 
    to 16 Oct 2015
    9:00 am EDT 

    National Symposium on Zoonoses Research

    Category: Conference

    It is our great pleasure to announce the National Symposium on Zoonoses Research 2015 which will take place from October 15 - 16, 2015 in Berlin, Germany. This year's symposium theme is "Research meets Public Health". Building upon last year‘s success with over 350 participants, the symposium...

  • 15 Oct 2015
    2:00 pm EDT 
    to 16 Oct 2015
    11:00 pm EDT 

    Animal Care and Handling Conference

    Category: Conference

    The Animal Care and Handling Conference for the Food Industry is the leading animal welfare educational opportunity for meat companies, their customers and those involved in the production and management of livestock and meat products. This important conference has doubled in size since it was...

  • 17 Oct 2015
    2:00 pm EDT 
    to 21 Oct 2015
    11:00 pm EDT 

    The Wildlife Society Conference 2015

    Category: Conference

    For the first time in a decade, The Wildlife Society's Annual Conference is being held in Canada. Join us in Winnipeg, Manitoba from October 17-21, 2015 for a unique and memorable TWS experience that includes more than 500 educational presentations, more than 30 networking opportunities and...

  • 19 Oct 2015
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 20 Oct 2015
    9:00 pm EDT 

    Great Lakes Animal Welfare Conference

    Category: Conference

    JOIN YOUR COLLEAGUES at the 12th annual MPAW-MAACO “Great Lakes Animal Welfare Conference” which has expanded to become the biggest animal welfare training and networking event of the year in the Great Lakes region! We welcome all animal welfare and animal control professionals to one central...

  • 22 Oct 2015
    12:00 pm EDT 
    to 28 Oct 2015
    9:00 pm EDT 

    119th United States Animal Health Association (USAHA) and 58th American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnostics (AAVLD) Annual Meeting

    Category: Meeting

    Plans are well underway for the 119th United States Animal Health Association (USAHA) and 58th American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians (AAVLD) Annual Meeting. The meeting will take place October 22-28, 2015 at the Rhode Island Convention Center in Providence, R.I. The event...

  • 23 Oct 2015
    9:00 pm EDT 
    to 25 Oct 2015
    9:00 pm EDT 

    Pittsburgh Pet Expo

    Category: Trade Show

    The Pittsburgh Pet Expo is the LARGEST CONSUMER PET TRADE SHOW ON THE EAST COAST! We are an unbeatable, locally produced one-stop venue for pet products and services! The show’s 200+ exhibits of pet-related products and services, entertainment and hands-on attractions for the whole family cover...

  • 24 Oct 2015
    3:00 pm EDT 
    to 6:00 pm EDT 

    Vet Med Expo & Open House

    Category: Open House

    Spend a fun-filled morning at the College of Veterinary Medicine at Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa. The morning events include exhibits, demonstrations by obedience and herding dogs, presentations on animal health, tours of the veterinary hospitatl, and a 5K walk/run to benefit canine brain...

  • 02 Nov 2015
    1:00 pm EST 
    to 03 Nov 2015
    10:00 pm EST 

    Veterinary Social Work Summit

    Category: Conference

    The VWSWS is convened by the Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges (AAVMC) and sponsors in response to a growing body of evidence that veterinary students are experiencing excessive levels of stress, anxiety, and depression and that these factors negatively impact productivity,...

  • 02 Nov 2015
    3:00 pm EST 
    to 04 Nov 2015
    12:00 am EST 

    4th International Veterinary Social Work Summit: A Hidden Joy: The Role of Social Work in Animal-Related Grief and Bereavement

    Category: Conference

    Veterinary Social Work is an area of social work practice that attends to the human needs that arise in the intersection of veterinary medicine and social work practice. The four areas of veterinary social work are: Grief & Pet Loss, Animal-Assisted Interactions, The Link Between Human & Animal...

  • 04 Nov 2015
    1:00 pm EST 
    to 07 Nov 2015
    10:00 pm EST 

    2015 PATH Intl. Conference and Annual Meeting

    Category: Meeting

    Targeted at the ever-growing group of professionals in equine-assisted activities and therapies (EAAT), the 2015 Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International (PATH Intl.) Conference and Annual Meeting, sponsored by Purina, will feature an impressive array of educational...

  • 11 Nov 2015
    7:00 am EST 
    to 13 Nov 2015
    4:00 pm EST 

    10th International Veterinary Behaviour Meeting- Brazil

    Category: Meeting

    he successful history of the International Veterinary Behaviour Meeting is undeniable. An event that had the originality and boldness of bringing together professionals from around the world and from different areas in the same forum. E, over time, has assumed large proportions and new...

  • 11 Nov 2015
    6:00 am EST 
    to 12 Nov 2015
    6:00 am EST 

    33rd Meeting of the Scientific Network for Zoonoses Monitoring Data

    Category: Meeting

    The Scientific Network for Zoonoses Monitoring Data will hold their 33rd meeting on November 11 and 12, 2015 in Parma. The meeting will feature 2014 data reporting, milestones for the production of the 2015 EU Summary Reports, information on the 2016 Reporting Period of 2015 zoonoses and FBO...

  • 11 Nov 2015
    3:00 pm EST 
    to 13 Nov 2015
    12:00 am EST 

    Midwest Small Animal Association Annual Meeting

    Category: Meeting

    The Midwest Small Animal Association (MSAA) was organized in the late 1930s and operated by local veterinarians in the Quad Cities who had a desire to have good continuing education programs. The meetings have always been two days in length. In the early 1970s, MSAA partnered with the American...

  • 13 Nov 2015
    2:00 pm EST 
    to 14 Nov 2015
    11:00 pm EST 

    International Law and Wildlife Well-being- Moving from Theory to Action

    Category: Workshop

    A joint workshop sponsored by the American Society of International Law (the International Wildlife Law Forum under the International Environmental Law Interest Group) and the Animal Law Section of the Association of American Law Schools will take place November 13-14 at the George Washington...

  • 13 Nov 2015
    10:30 am EST 
    to 14 Nov 2015
    8:15 pm EST 

    Singapore Veterinary Association Conference 2015

    Category: Conference

    We are pleased to inform you of the up and coming SVA Annual Conference 2015 that will be held on 14 and 15 November (weekends) at The Singapore island Country Club, 180 Island Club Rd, Grand Ballroom. The 2-day event begins daily with registration at 0730 and ends at 1715. This year’s program...

  • 15 Nov 2015
    1:00 pm EST 
    to 10:00 pm EST 

    National Council on Pet Population & Society of Animal Welfare Administrators 2015 Research Symposium

    Category: Conference

    In conjunction with the Society of Animal Welfare Administrators (SAWA) 2015 Annual Conference, the National Council on Pet Population & Society of Animal Welfare Administrators proudly presents: Research Symposium "The Latest and Greatest Research Impacting Homeless Dogs and Cats" How do...

  • 15 Nov 2015
    1:00 pm EST 
    to 10:00 pm EST 

    National Council on Pet Population & Society of Animal Welfare Administrators 2015 Research Symposium

    Category: Conference

    How do you know when to implement policy based on research? What do non-adopters think about shelters and shelter pets and why does it matter? How can data be used to help manage free-roaming cat populations? Get your questions answered by the experts at the 2015 Research Symposium.

  • 16 Nov 2015
    2:00 pm EST 
    to 18 Nov 2015
    6:30 pm EST 

    SAWA 2015 2015 Annual Conference

    Category: Conference

    The members of the Society of Animal Welfare Administrators (SAWA) wish to state that the express purpose of our organization is to create an association made up of paid professional administrators employed by organizations generally accepted to be a part of the humane movement. It is our...

  • 16 Nov 2015
    5:00 pm EST 
    to 6:30 pm EST 

    Animal Law and Environmental Law: Exploring the Connections and Synergies

    Category: Seminar

    Environmental law, with its intricate layers of international, federal, state, and local laws, is more established than its animal counterpart. Yet, animal law faces many of the same legal and strategic challenges that environmental law faced in seeking to establish a more secure foothold, both...

  • 19 Nov 2015
    3:00 am EST 
    to 20 Nov 2015
    12:00 pm EST 

    London Vet Show

    Category: Trade Show

    London Vet Show is a national two day conference and exhibition which offers world-class clinical and business content to veterinary professionals. With nearly 400 exhibitors and six clinical streams of world-class Continuing Professional Development (CPD), programmed by the Royal Veterinary...

  • 19 Nov 2015
    2:00 pm EST 
    to 21 Nov 2015
    12:30 am EST 

    2015 Center for Veterinary Health Sciences Annual Fall Conference for Veterinarians and Veterinary Technicians

    Category: Conference

    The 2015 Center for Veterinary Health Sciences Annual Fall Conference for Veterinarians and Veterinary Technicians will be held at Oklahoma State University. The conference will feature many speakers and workshops on veterinary medicine and related topics.

  • 27 Nov 2015
    1:00 am EST 
    to 29 Nov 2015
    10:00 am EST 

    3rd International Symposium of Veterinary Ethology

    Category: Conference

    SEEVAD organizes its 2nd Scientific Symposium in Vetagro-sup, prestigious Veterinary School of Lyon, very involved in the field of behavior and international hub in veterinary exchanges. Big names from ethology will be present for us to vibrate under the sign of animal cognition and its influence...

  • 05 Dec 2015
    7:00 pm EST 
    to 10 Dec 2015
    4:00 am EST 

    American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) 61st Annual Convention

    Category: Conference

    The educational program for the AAEP's 61st Annual Convention will provide you practical and comprehensive sessions covering the veterinary topics most pertinent to your daily practice. With a mix of lectures and smaller Table Topic discussions the knowledge you will walk away with will prove...

  • 07 Dec 2015
    3:00 pm EST 
    to 09 Dec 2015
    12:00 am EST 

    Scientists Center for Animal Welfare(SCAW) 2015 Winter Conference

    Category: Conference

    SCAW’s Winter Conference will be held in beautiful downtown San Antonio on December 7-8, 2015. The historic Menger Hotel will house this educational two-day event and is only minutes from the Riverwalk. SCAW conferences and workshops will be reviewed and approved by the American Association of...

  • 08 Dec 2015
    5:00 pm EST 
    to 11 Dec 2015
    2:00 am EST 

    International Society for Disease Surveillance 2015

    Category: Conference

    Join us for the fourteenth annual ISDS Conference December 9 – 10, 2015 in Denver, Colorado at the Marriott City Center, with Pre-Conference Trainings on Tuesday, December 8. Throughout the world, public health surveillance experts use data for outbreak detection, community health monitoring and...

  • 14 Dec 2015
    4:00 pm EST 
    to 16 Dec 2015
    1:00 am EST 

    First Annual International Conference on Veterinary and Animal Sciences 2015

    Category: Conference

    The first International Conference on Veterinary & Animal Sciences (ICVAS-2015) is being organized with the theme of “Livestock for Sustainable Livelihood Improvement”. It aims to create a platform for researchers, scientists, academicians and literati to discuss latest trends being carried out...

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