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Animal Care Expo

Animal Care Expo is the annual conference hosted by The Humane Society of the United States for animal welfare professionals and volunteers, uniting animal care experts and newcomers from around the globe to learn lifesaving skills and strategies to increase adoptions, keep pets in homes, engage communities, humanely manage cat populations and much more.

  • Animal Care Expo

    Join the Humane Society of the United States and more than 2,500 engaged, inquisitive peers from around the globe at Animal Care Expo, the largest international educational conference and trade show for animal welfare professionals and volunteers! Don’t miss a single Expo update—subscribe to The Scoop! to receive all the latest Expo news! 

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  • Assessment

    Passport to Prizes Winners - Animal Care Expo 2019

    Congratulations!

    Congratulations to our Passport to Prizes winners!

    Animal Care Expo 2019

    • Jessica Beam
    • Dr. Michele Toomoth
    • Wendy Arnold
    • Jenelle Moyer
    • Art Smith
    • Shelton Stroman
    • Elaine Kristiansen
    • Jennifer Earp
    • Nina Stively
    • Allison Foster
    • Luis Chavarria
    • Dr. Thomas Haruni Mayani
    • Nancy Tarbox
    • Kiara Hunter
    • Lauralee Tupa
    • Jennifer Scobie

    Please pick up your Amazon.com gift card at the registration desk by 11 a.m. on Thursday, April 18.

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  • Training/Event

    Animal Care Expo Research Posters

    New this year! Our poster session is a visual showcase of impactful new initiatives and recent research relevant to the field of animal sheltering. The posters will provide you with an easy way to dive into the data and study results with the people behind the projects.

    Posters and Presenters

    Cat management preferences of feral cat & wild bird advocates in the USA: where stakeholders agree and disagree by Sabrina Aeluro, University of Washington

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  • Application

    Call for poster abstracts

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    Submit a poster abstract to present at Animal Care Expo 2019!

    NEW THIS YEAR: Submit a poster abstract to present at Animal Care Expo 2019!

    The poster session aims to be a visual showcase of impactful new initiatives and recent research relevant to the field of animal sheltering. All are invited to submit abstracts for review. Posters addressing diverse topics within the field of animal sheltering are welcome.

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