This calendar is a listing of webinars, other learning opportunities, online meetings and other upcoming national events related to animal sheltering and related areas of interest.

Only some of these events are produced by the UC Davis Koret Shelter Medicine Program, most are being created and sponsored by other groups and agencies.  Being listed here does not mean that we have reviewed the material contained.  We are trying to provide a variety of resources to hopefully help make your life a little easier.  For additional information on any of these items before or after the event please contact the organizer directly (listed in the item description).

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Calendar of Events

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2 events,

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Online Conference – 9/27/20 – UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine – Fall Symposium – UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine (fee applies)

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Online Event – 9/27/20 – Managing Inter-Dog Play the LIMA Way – Shelter Playgroup Alliance

3 events,

Online Course – Starts 9/28/20 – Fundamentals of Animal Behavior and Learning – IAABC (Fee Applies)

Online Course – Starts 9/28/20 – Compassion Fatigue Strategies – University of Florida – Maddie’s Shelter Medicine Program (fee applies)

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Weekly Call – Monday Mornings – Connect With Other Animal Shelter Professionals – Maddie’s Fund

4 events,

Online Course – Registration Opens 9/29/20 – Clinical Use of Perioperative Drugs in the Small Animal Patient: Real-World Applications – VIN/VSPN (fee applies)

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Webinar – 9/29/20 – Top 10 Tips for Taking Wildlife Calls – HSUS

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Webinar – 9/29/20 – Shelter Behavior Roundtable: Just-in-Time Tune-Ups to Get Animals Adopted – ASPCAPro

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National Shelter Medicine Rounds – 9/29/20 – Affordable Housing Shortages – Continued – UW and UC Davis Shelter Medicine Programs

3 events,

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Online Event – Wednesdays – Maddie’s Instructor Summit – AmPa!

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Webinar – 9/30/20 – Effective Internal Communication: The Problem, Some Solutions, & The (Virtual) Meeting – The AAWA

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Webinar – 9/30/20 – Wellness: Suicide Prevention in Veterinary Medicine – ACVS

4 events,

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Webinar – 10/1/20 – Enhancing Your Managed Intake Process – NACA/Justice Clearinghouse

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Online Event – 10/1/20 – The Roundtable: Community Relations During A Time of Unrest – The AAWA

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Online Event – 10/1/20 – Keeping Families Together: Navigating the Blurry Lines Between Neglect, Cruelty and Lack of Access to Care – Best Friends Town Hall

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Webinar – 10/1/20 – All in the Family: Interdog Aggression Inside the Home – FDSA (fee applies)

5 events,

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Online Course – 10/2/20 to 10/4/20 – How I Manage Common Feline Medical and Behavior Problems – Dr. Susan Little and Dr. Debra Horwitz- IVSS (fee applies)

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Online Conference – 10/2/20 to 10/4/20 – The Aggression in Dogs Conference – The Loose Leash Academy (fee applies)

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Online Meeting – Fridays – Animal Welfare Leadership Round Up – Hosted by Maddie’s Fund

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Webinar – 10/2/20 – Stressed Out: Dogs, Hormones and Stress – Dr. Jessica Hekman – PPG (fee applies)

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Online Event – Wednesdays – Maddie’s Instructor Summit – AmPa!

4 events,

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Online Course – 10/2/20 to 10/4/20 – How I Manage Common Feline Medical and Behavior Problems – Dr. Susan Little and Dr. Debra Horwitz- IVSS (fee applies)

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Online Conference – 10/2/20 to 10/4/20 – The Aggression in Dogs Conference – The Loose Leash Academy (fee applies)

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Online Conference – 10/3/20, 10/4/20, 10/24/20 and 10/25/20 – Feline Head & Neck – Diseases, Disorders and More – AAFP (fee applies)

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Online Course – 10/3/20 – Neighborhood Cats TNR Certification Workshop – The Community Cats Podcast (fee applies)

4 events,

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Online Course – 10/2/20 to 10/4/20 – How I Manage Common Feline Medical and Behavior Problems – Dr. Susan Little and Dr. Debra Horwitz- IVSS (fee applies)

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Online Conference – 10/2/20 to 10/4/20 – The Aggression in Dogs Conference – The Loose Leash Academy (fee applies)

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Online Conference – 10/3/20, 10/4/20, 10/24/20 and 10/25/20 – Feline Head & Neck – Diseases, Disorders and More – AAFP (fee applies)

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Webinar – 10/4/20 – Allergic Dermatitis: 5 Keys to Treatment Success – VetGirl and Zoetis

2 events,

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Weekly Call – Monday Mornings – Connect With Other Animal Shelter Professionals – Maddie’s Fund

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Webinar – 10/5/20 – Shaping Behavior in Animals – Part 1 – Natural Encounters (fee applies)

2 events,

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Webinar – 10/6/20 – Tracking your Points of Care – ShelterLuv

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Webinar – 10/6/20 – Looking Back to Look Forward: Why Fear and Bias Have Weakened the Animal Welfare Movement – The AAWA and PetFinder Pro

5 events,

Online Course – Begins 10/7/20 First Meeting 10/14/20 – 4 Week Online Course – Stress and the Animal in Front of You: The Impact of Stress on Behavior – IAABC

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Webinar – 10/7/20 – YouTube LIVE: Lend me your ears: Tips from a dermatologist to help manage otitis – VetGirl and Merck

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Webinar – 10/7/20 – Shaping Behavior in Animals – Part 2 – Natural Encounters (fee applies)

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Webinar – 10/7/20 – Supporting Families Through Access to Veterinary Care – The AAWA

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Online Event – Wednesdays – Maddie’s Instructor Summit – AmPa!

7 events,

Online Course – Enrollment Opens 10/8/20 – Controlling Controlled Drugs – VIN/VSPN (fee applies)

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Webinar – 10/8/20 – How to Crush Your #GivingTuesday and Year-End Campaign – Network for Good

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Webinar – 10/8/20 – Custody Considerations in Animal Control – NACA/Justice Clearinghouse

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Webinar – 10/8/20 – Supporting Renters with Pets During COVID-19 – Maddie’s Fund

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Online Event – 10/8/20 – Ken Ramirez and Terry Ryan – The Often Overlooked Part of the Dog Training Equation – Coaching People – Karen Pryor Academy

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VIN Rounds – 10/8/20 – Tiny but Challenging: Anaesthetic Considerations for the Neonate and Pediatric Small Animal Patient – VIN/NAVAS

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Webinar – 10/8/20 – Vaccines, Clients & Curbside… Oh My! Navigating Your Practice’s Preventative Care Yellow Brick Road During a Pandemic – Fear Free and Elanco

5 events,

Online Course – 10/9/20 to 10/11/20 – Anesthesia and Pain Management in Practice Today – IVS (fee applies)

Online Conference – 10/9/20 to 10/11/20 – CVMA Fall Veterinary Conference – CVMA (fee applies)

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Online Meeting – Fridays – Animal Welfare Leadership Round Up – Hosted by Maddie’s Fund

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Webinar – 10/9/20 – Shaping Behavior in Animals – Follow-Up Conversation – Natural Encounters (fee applies)

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Online Event – Wednesdays – Maddie’s Instructor Summit – AmPa!

3 events,

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Online Event – 10/10/20 – Puppy Mill Action Boot Camp 2020 – HSUS

2 events,

3 events,

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Weekly Call – Monday Mornings – Connect With Other Animal Shelter Professionals – Maddie’s Fund

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Webinar – 10/12/20 – Life and Limb: A Discussion of Leg and Paralysis Issues in Kittens – National Kitten Coalition

Webinar – 10/12/20 – The Role of Habit in Behavior – Dr. Kristina Spaulding, PhD, CCAB – PPG (fee may apply)

4 events,

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Webinar – 10/13/20 – How to Free Companion Animals and Wildlife Wrongly Caught in Traps – NACA/Justice Clearinghouse

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Webinar – 10/13/20 – Donors of Your Dreams: How to Find New Supporters Who Already Love Your Mission – The AAWA

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Webinar – 10/13/20 or 10/16/20 or 10/25/20 – 3 Options – Playgroups Part 1: The Why – Dogs Playing for Life

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Webinar – 10/13/20 – These Toes Were Made for More Than Scratching: The Case Against Feline Toe Amputation – HSVMA

3 events,

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Online Event – Wednesdays – Maddie’s Instructor Summit – AmPa!

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Webinar – 10/14/20 – Veterinary Technicians and Virtual Care – How they go hand in hand! – The Bridge Club

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Webinar – 10/14/20 – Work Smarter Not Harder for PURR-fect Health – Winn Feline Foundation

6 events,

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CASCAR Zoom Call for California Shelters – 10/15/20 – FosterSpace presentation by Doobert Founder Chris Roy – CASCAR – UC Davis KSMP

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Webinar – 10/15/20 – ZOOMing in on Kitten Diarrhea – Winn Feline Foundation

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Webinar – 10/15/20 – Lack of Diversity in Animal Welfare: Is your organization prepared to make inclusion a priority? – The AAWA and NEFHS

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Webinar – 10/15/20 – Rock Solid Fundraising: strengthening your financial foothold – Best Friends

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Webinar – 10/15/20 – Myths and Perceived Barriers to Separation Anxiety Success – Malena DeMartini – FDSA (fee applies)

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Online Event – 10/15/20 – The Love Affair That Changed America: Pet Nation – The Bridge Club

3 events,

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Online Meeting – Fridays – Animal Welfare Leadership Round Up – Hosted by Maddie’s Fund

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Webinar – 10/13/20 or 10/16/20 or 10/25/20 – 3 Options – Playgroups Part 1: The Why – Dogs Playing for Life

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Online Event – Wednesdays – Maddie’s Instructor Summit – AmPa!

1 event,

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Online Event – 10/17/20 – 2020 Fundraising Day: A Virtual One-Day Conference to Help Animal Nonprofits Navigate Fundraising in a COVID-19 World – Community Cats Podcast

1 event,

Online Course – Starts 10/18/20 – Feline Behavior Solutions: Teaching Foundation Behaviors for Modifying Behavior – IAABC (fee applies)

2 events,

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Weekly Call – Monday Mornings – Connect With Other Animal Shelter Professionals – Maddie’s Fund

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Webinar – 10/19/20 – The Future of Volunteers in Sheltering – Part 2 – Adisa

1 event,

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Webinar – 10/20/20 – What 2020 Can Teach Us About the Future of Animal Welfare Marketing – The AAWA and Petfinder Pro

2 events,

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Webinar – 10/21/20 – The Role of Psychopharmacology in Shelter Animal Management – The AAWA

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Online Event – Wednesdays – Maddie’s Instructor Summit – AmPa!

2 events,

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CASCAR Zoom Call for California Shelters – 10/22/20 – Villain, Victim, or Hero Presentation by Billions Institute Leader Becky Margiotta – CASCAR – UC Davis KSMP

1 event,

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Online Meeting – Fridays – Animal Welfare Leadership Round Up – Hosted by Maddie’s Fund

1 event,

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Online Conference – 10/3/20, 10/4/20, 10/24/20 and 10/25/20 – Feline Head & Neck – Diseases, Disorders and More – AAFP (fee applies)

2 events,

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Online Conference – 10/3/20, 10/4/20, 10/24/20 and 10/25/20 – Feline Head & Neck – Diseases, Disorders and More – AAFP (fee applies)

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Webinar – 10/13/20 or 10/16/20 or 10/25/20 – 3 Options – Playgroups Part 1: The Why – Dogs Playing for Life

2 events,

Online Certificate Program – Starting 10/26/20 – Animal Shelter Management Certificate Program – Shelter Operations Course – Humane Network/UOP (fee applies)

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Weekly Call – Monday Mornings – Connect With Other Animal Shelter Professionals – Maddie’s Fund

3 events,

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Webinar – 10/27/20 – Everything I Know About Resilience I Learned from My Shelter Dog – The AAWA and Petfinder Pro

3 events,

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Webinar – 10/28/20 – Planning for Year-End During a Time of Uncertainty – Network for Good

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Webinar – 10/28/20 – Too Hot to Handle – Understanding and Working With the “Reactive” Dog – Dr. Christopher Pachel – Dog-iBox (fee applies)

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Online Event – Wednesdays – Maddie’s Instructor Summit – AmPa!

7 events,

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Online Conference – 10/29/20 to 10/30/20 – 22nd Annual Animal Protection and Wellness Expo – The Animal Protection Society (fee applies)

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CASCAR Zoom Call for California Shelters – 10/29/20 – Taking the Fear Out of Fungus! – CASCAR – UC Davis KSMP

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Online Event – 10/29/20 – Ken Ramirez and Dr. Christopher Pachel – The Importance of the Trainer-Veterinary Behaviorist Relationship – Karen Pryor Academy

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Town Hall – 10/29/20 – Cats outside, it’s going to be okay. – Best Friends

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Webinar – 10/29/20 – Boxing Down: The Wrong Choice for Animals… and People – Fear Free

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Webinar – 10/29/20 – Lore Haug, DVM, MS, DACVB, CABC – What? Who? Cognitive Dysfunction in Dogs and Cats – FDSA (fee applies)

3 events,

Online Conference – 10/30/20, 10/31/20, and 11/1/20 – Conference Unleashed 2020 – Behavior Modification for Anxious/Worried/Fearful Dogs – Control Unleashed Program (fee applies)

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Online Conference – 10/29/20 to 10/30/20 – 22nd Annual Animal Protection and Wellness Expo – The Animal Protection Society (fee applies)

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Online Meeting – Fridays – Animal Welfare Leadership Round Up – Hosted by Maddie’s Fund

2 events,

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Online Conference – 10/30/20, 10/31/20, and 11/1/20 – Conference Unleashed 2020 – Behavior Modification for Anxious/Worried/Fearful Dogs – Control Unleashed Program (fee applies)