We know this much is true about the animal welfare field—we’re resilient, we’re innovative, and we bring communities together. Case in point: When COVID-19 restrictions on large group events threatened to cancel Sacramento SPCA’s largest community event and fundraiser, they went virtual.
The Animal Rescue League of Boston’s Keep Pets S.A.
Collaborating works—and it starts with communication. You can see this in action at the 7 centers run by County of Los Angeles Department of Animal Care & Control.
On June 1, #SpayTogether was launched to help shelters and veterinary clinics catch up after COVID-19 forced the temporary suspension of spay/neuter surgeries. The goal of this historic collaboration? 50,000 spay/neuter surgeries in 3 months.
Still basking in the afterglow of last week’s Spring Conference for Animal Welfare? It’s not over yet. Connect with superheroes and emerging superheroes in the field: check!Send more thumbs-ups emojis in 2 days than you’ve done in an entire month: check!Invest time and money in your professional and personal development: check!Next on your list? Make the most of that investment with these 5 to-dos: #1 Download the Slides Login to the Conference Site Within the Agenda section of the site,….
The behavior assessment is always a juicy topic for animal welfare professionals, so it was no surprise that San Francisco SPCA’s Dr. Wailani Sung, DACVB, drew a packed house for her webinar, “Update on Behavior Assessments in the Shelter,” earlier this month.
The team at The Association is thrilled to kick off the 2020 Spring Conference for Animal Welfare, and we are so ready to host you (and 911 of your colleagues—hello, record-breaking attendance!) over the next two days. One of the perks of a virtual conference? Your helpful conference buddy, of course.
Don’t worry, this one’s easy and fun! If you’re a conference attendee, exhibitor, sponsor, or speaker, Jim Tedford, CAWA, President & CEO, kindly requests that you please grab your digital badge and let everyone know where you’ll be tomorrow and Wednesday! Starting tomorrow, more than 900+ colleagues will be gathering virtually at The Spring Conference for Animal Welfare. Resilience is the theme, and did you know that connection is key to building it? The Association is committed to creating opportunities for connection, and these….