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  • 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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  • Webinar

    Missing Pet Consultant Certificate Program

    Mission Reunite

    April 1, 2019 - 6:00 PM to June 27, 2019 - 7:00 PM

    Every year, millions of pets go missing across the U.S. Many will never see home again. Why is that? In this nine week online training program, you will learn the scope of the problem, the societal impacts of missing pets, and what you can do to make a difference. You will learn steps your shelter can take to increase reunions and decrease length of stay as well as best practices around counseling and assisting the owners of missing pets. This training is valuable for any animal welfare professional, from management to volunteer. Visit our web site for more info and to register.

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    Euthanasia by Injection

    Adopt A Pet

    April 3, 2019 (All day) to April 4, 2019 (All day)

    EBI is a 16 hour course taught by a veterinarian licensed in Michigan, Ohio and Indiana. It is a 2 day HSUS course. It meets the new legal requirements in Michigan for training in premedication, and euthanasia. The course includes lecture, practical and self study. It will be offered at Adopt a Pet in Fenton Michigan on April 3 and 4th. Contact Jody Maddock for registration at Jodydogger@gmail.com.

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  • Training

    Big Impact: Designing Thinking for Social Change Makers

    Emancipet New School

    June 23, 2019 (All day) to June 25, 2019 (All day)

    Same old, same old not working so well anymore? Feel like your organization or its programs are somehow disconnected from or failing to reach the people you’re most wanting to serve? Worried about the pace of change and your organization’s capacity to stay relevant and impactful? Then these two-and-a-half days were designed for you.

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  • Webinar

    Managing and Overcoming Resistance to Change

    The Association for Animal Welfare Advancement

    June 26, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM

    Change is important, even though it’s basic human nature to resist it! According to experts, 70% of change efforts fail. Whether you are creating new programs, expanding operations, moving into a new shelter, or any other change, it can be tough for your staff and volunteers. This webinar will help increase understanding of the aspects of organizational change, increasing readiness and buy-in while minimizing resistance. We will draw upon research in neuroscience to help us apply evidence-based strategies in our daily work.

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  • Training

    Euthanasia by Injection

    Lexington Humane Society

    July 1, 2019 (All day) to July 2, 2019 (All day)

    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, a hands-on lab where euthanasia is performed, and much more.

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