Last year, on this very blog, Dr. Steven Hansen, Arizona Humane Society (AHS)’s President & CEO, challenged the field to the Great CAWA Throwdown, with his goal for AHS to achieve the distinction of the organization with the most CAWA-certified team members on staff.
Grateful to be here with you to wrap up another year, and to share a toast for the year ahead. Thank you to The Association’s Jim Tedford and Joann Fuller of Hill’s Pet Nutrition for providing the bubbly convo and ringing us in to 2022.
You’re about to meet the real deal. A pioneer in naming and building awareness of the link between animal abuse and human violence, Phil Arkow shares his rich experience in over 45 years in animal welfare—and drops the mic with his motivational tip on why you should live your life like a dog.
What happens when you get 545 animal welfare professionals together? Lots of learning, hard questions, and the opportunity to be serenaded by The Association’s Pres & CEO, Jim Tedford…. We’ll be following up with more tips and resources from the sessions, but here are some highlights from Day 2 of Looking Forward: The Future of Animal Welfare.
While we all hoped to be meeting in person this year, we’re making it work virtually again and…. wow, are you working it! With more than 500 animal welfare professionals registered, we kicked off Day 1 with Jim Tedford’s pronouncement—“Welcome to the future of animal welfare!”—and never looked back.