Last updated: 22 Jul, 2019
Published on: 25 Aug, 2015
Arm yourself with the latest lifesaving knowledge
We firmly believe that knowledge is power in the fight to save homeless pets in need. And this spring brings a host of great opportunities to expand the knowledge and skill set of your organisation to save more lives.
Check out these upcoming events, and find out how you can enter the draw to score a free ticket!
2015 APDT Conference
The Association of Pet Dog Trainers Conference is being held on the Gold Coast, Queensland from Friday 30th October to Sunday 1st November. With guest speakers from around the world, the 2015 APDT Conference is a great chance to network and learn more about dog behaviour.
To enter the draw to win one registration to this three-day conference, valued at $550*, see details below.
Canine Communication Seminar: Understanding Dog Behaviour and Body Language
This seminar is developed and presented by Kathy Kopellis Mcleod, from Kathy’s Behaviour & Dog Training Consulting. It covers important topics such as how to reduce anxiety by learning the language of dogs. The seminar will be held in Perth, Western Australia on Saturday 19th September from 9am to 12.30pm.
To enter the draw to win one ticket to the Canine Communication Seminar, valued at $189*, see details below.
Why is Animal Welfare Important to Dogs? Webinar
Mia Cobb covers the what, why and how of animal welfare science as it applies to modern dogs. Drawing on practical examples from companion, shelter, working dog and veterinary clinic contexts, participants will be updated with the latest science of dogs and animal welfare and learn how to apply this knowledge to improve the lives of the dogs around us. The live online lecture will take place on August 26th, 2015 from 8-9.30pm AEST.
Knowledge is Power Competition
To enter the draw to win tickets to the APDT Conference or Canine Communication Seminar:
- Send an email, with the subject line ‘Knowledge is Power Competition’, to firstname.lastname@example.org
- Include the following details in your email: your name, your mobile phone number, your email address, the name of your rescue group, shelter or pound and the name of the event you wish to attend (APDT Conference or Canine Communication Seminar).
- Then tell us three things that you would like to see more of in the Members Area of the website/Members newsletter. Easy!
The first complete entries to be received via email to email@example.com (with all required details provided in full) will be deemed the winners, so be quick!
Your rescue group, shelter or pound must be a member of PetRescue to enter the competition.
Entries must be received by close of business Monday 31st August 2015 and the winners will be notified on Tuesday 1st September, 2015.
The prize does not include travel, accommodation or other expenses.
But wait, there’s more!
Check out the giveaway for the upcoming 6th National G2Z Summit 2015 valued at $500 per registration.