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The Business of Saving Lives: Helen Woodward Animal Welfare Conference - Sydney, Australia

Mon, 15 Feb, 2016 - Wed, 17 Feb, 2016

Alley Cat Allies' President and Founder, Becky Robinson, will be speaking at "The Business of Saving Lives: Helen Woodward Animal Welfare Conference" held for the first time in Sydney, Australia.

Wednesday, February 17, 2016
CATS: Spend the day with Becky Robinson and Diane Blakenburg from Alley Cat Allies

9:00 – 10:15 am
The History of Alley Cat Allies and Trap Neuter Return in the US, by Becky Robinson. An inspiring, informative talk about overcoming challenges and succeeding in creating positive change for cats.

10:30 – 11:45 am
Saving Cats in Shelters, by Diane Blankenburg. How to maximize the lifesaving of cats in shelters, sharing successful techniques and strategies.

1:15 – 2:30 pm
Population Dynamics, Cats and Trap-Neuter-Return Cases, by Becky Robinson. How to advocate on behalf of cats including humane education, and building networks. Understanding populations of cats is critical to designing programs in the field and for shelters.

2:45 – 4:00 pm
Kitten Season by Diane Blankenburg. How to develop a robust foster program that accommodates the kitten season cycles.

4:00 – 4:30 pm
Closing by Becky Robinson

This three-day conference is an international animal welfare initiative of Helen Woodward Animal Center in Santa Fe, California, Alley Cat Allies, in Bethesda, Maryland and Maggie’s Rescue in Sydney for three days of workshops focused on animal rescue and shelter management, advocacy, compassion fatigue, legislation, public relations, proven fundraising methods, social media best practices and a session with Mike Arms. Whether your organisation is one month or decades in operation, don't miss this opportunity to meet global leaders in their areas.

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Location: Charles Perkins Centre,University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
Fees: 3 Day Ticket: $165 (AUD)
Calendar: Alley Cat Allies Events Calendar
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