Learn about the various certifications that are available for animal welfare professionals, and why they're important for your career and the animal welfare field in general.
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If you're looking toward a long career in animal welfare, earning the Certified Animal Welfare Administrator (CAWA) designation can give you a valuable boost up the career ladder.
Humane Society University, an affiliate of The HSUS, has received a license as a higher education degree-granting institution by the District of Columbia Education Licensure Commission. What does that mean for you? Read on.
The East Coast Animal Control Academy is a hit with fresh-faced newbies and seasoned officers.
To work in this industry, some say, you've got to be certifiable. Until recently, though, there was never a way to prove that.
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Resources for outreach to Spanish-speaking communities, including reproducible pet behavior tip sheets, spay/neuter materials, and more.
The American College of Animal Welfare (ACAW) is now an AVMA-recognized veterinary specialty organization.
The Association of Pet Dog Trainers (APDT) is a professional organization of individual trainers who are committed to becoming better trainers through education.