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2021 Conference

Our annual Shelter Behavior and Enrichment Conference
will be held virtually!

May 21, 22 & 23, 2021
Times: 9:30 am - 5:00 pm Pacific each day


Pre-Conference workshop on May 20th

Learn about shelter animal welfare, enrichment, and playgroups!


This conference will not be recorded.

Who should attend? Shelter staff, shelter volunteers, and shelter leadership. Animal daycare staff, dog walkers, and animal trainers would also benefit from the topics presented.

What will be presented? Leaders in behavioral science, animal welfare, enrichment, and inter-animal interactions will present research and strategies for enhancing animal welfare and animal  interactions, including play.


  • Ken Ramirez, Executive Vice-President and Chief Training Officer of Karen Pryor Clicker Training

  • Erika Feuerbacher, PhD, BCBA-D, CAAB, CPDT-KA

  • Kelley Bollen, MS, CABC

  • Mara Velez, MA, CPDT-KA

Approved CEUs: CCPDT 15 IAABC 15

Cost: $150 for 3-day conference ticket; $50 for pre-conference workshop

Save $25 by registering for all four days!

Click here to view the agenda

This conference will not be recorded.

Registration Has Been Closed

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