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Event announcement: IAABC Foundation Conference in Houston, TX, May 4-7

  • 1.  Event announcement: IAABC Foundation Conference in Houston, TX, May 4-7

    Posted 03-25-2023 02:22 PM

    Are you interested in animal behavior and training? If so, you won't want to miss the IAABC Foundation Conference 2023 coming to Houston and via livestream May 4-7th. The IAABC Foundation, sister organization to the International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants (the IAABC), will be hosting its annual conference at the The Royal Sonesta Houston Galleria, and you're invited to join us for four days of learning, networking, and fun.

    This year's conference features a fantastic lineup of speakers, including experts in dog behavior, cat behavior, horse behavior, and more. You'll have the opportunity to attend a variety of educational sessions and workshops, covering topics such as:

    • Canine behavior and shelter assessments 

    • Feline behavior and shelter enrichment strategies

    • Equine shelter behavior and training techniques

    • Collaboration of Veterinary Medicine and Behavior in a Shelter environment

    • And much more!

    In addition to the educational sessions, the IAABC Foundation is hosting 4 unique off-site events including a visit to the Friends For Life Shelter and BARC Animal Shelter. You'll also have the chance to network with fellow animal behavior enthusiasts, connect with exhibitors and vendors, and participate in special events such as a silent auction and a cocktail reception.


    A scholarship is available to marginalized communities. Also, IAABC members receive an additional discount, so if you're not already a member, now is the perfect time to join!


    Don't miss this amazing opportunity to learn from some of the best in the business and connect with like-minded individuals. Register now for the IAABC Foundation Conference in Houston. See you there!

    If you have any questions, contact the IAABC Foundation at If you're interested in looking for a ride or room share, join the conversation at this Facebook Event Page. The event social media toolkit is available for you to use if you would like to share this event with your family, friends and colleagues on social media.


    Melinda Lee
    Social Media Director
    IAABC Foundation