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Discover new ways to sharpen your skills or explore new areas of animal welfare in Animal Sheltering's Trainings calendar. Check out featured events, search upcoming trainings or simply scan the archives for webinars. All calendar listings are trainings specifically designed for shelter and rescue professionals and volunteers.

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Trainings and Events

  • Training

    Trap/Neuter/Return- How to Manage a Community Cat Colony

    The Humane Society of the United States

    You can transform your knowledge of TNR from zero to hero at your own pace and in your own home! Brought to you by experts from Neighborhood Cats and The HSUS, this course is geared towards caregivers and folks new to the world of humane cat management.

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  • Major Event/Conference

    Animal Care Expo 2018

    The Humane Society of the United States

    May 14, 2018 (All day) to May 17, 2018 (All day)

    Mark your calendars—Animal Care Expo is heading to Kansas City, Missouri, May 14-17, 2018. The full conference—which includes five meals!—costs just $275 when you register online. But register before March 16 to nab the even lower, Early Bird rate of $225—a $50 savings!

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  • Training

    Euthanasia By Injection

    Lexington Humane Society

    April 26, 2018 - 9:00 AM to April 27, 2018 - 5:00 PM

    This workshop will provide the knowledge and skills necessary to perform humane euthanasia in an animal shelter. Workshop topics include: safety, humane handling, anesthetics, euthanasia drugs, animal anatomy, proper technique, and much more.

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  • Training

    Next Generation Leadership: Skills for Emerging Leaders

    Emancipet New School

    June 25, 2018 (All day) to June 26, 2018 (All day)

    Effective leadership is critical to the future of animal welfare. As our field evolves and a new generation of leaders emerges, organizations that provide training and support to upcoming leaders will have a significant edge in fulfilling their missions and building healthy organizational culture. This seminar is for the next generation of animal welfare leaders: staff or volunteer leaders who are new to a leadership role or are on a leadership track.

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  • Training

    Euthanasia By Injection

    Lexington Humane Society

    July 5, 2018 - 9:00 AM to July 6, 2018 - 5:00 PM

    This workshop will provide the knowledge and skills necessary to perform humane euthanasia in an animal shelter. Workshop topics include: safety, humane handling, anesthetics, euthanasia drugs, animal anatomy, proper technique, and much more.

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    Veterinarian to Leader: Leadership Skills for Medical Directors

    Emancipet New School

    July 9, 2018 (All day) to July 10, 2018 (All day)

    This seminar is just for Medical Directors and zeroes in on the unique leadership challenges they face. This seminar will allow Medical Directors to put aside veterinary and technical issues for two days and focus in on what it takes to provide outstanding leadership to a team, including communication skills, self awareness, collaborative decision making, conflict negotiation, and the essential practices of servant leadership.

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