2016 PENN VET WORKING DOG CONFERENCE DETAILS COMING SOON!
June 5-8, 2014 * Philadelphia, PA * Registration includes all meals
Attendees will have the opportunity to earn up to 17 hours of RACE CE by participating in lectures and wet labs. Additional CE can be earned by participating in the Scenario Based Training (6 hrs).
FEMA TEAMS: Approved for CA training category fund expenditure.
The 2014 Working Dog Conference is focused on exploring the many different facets of working dog health.
This track is designed to explore the various aspects of injury prevention and rehabilitation. Lectures and wet labs will expose attendees to leading veterinarians and researchers in the field.
This track will explore the role nutrition plays in managing physiological stress, maximizing performance, and improving detection capabilities by understanding the latest scientific findings in this field.
This track will examine the various aspects of canine behavior and how the relationship between behavior and health can be used to enhance the performance of the working dogs.
EMERGENCY & PREVENTIVE MEDICINE
This tract will introduce attendees to the latest techniques available to address medical emergencies faced by working dogs in the field and introduce resources to prevent injuries and exposures.
Check out previous conferences
- 2010 Selecting Working Dogs for the Next Century: Scientific Advances and Man’s Best Friend
- 2011 Defining, Developing and Documenting Success in Working Dogs
- 2013 The Art & Science of Training: Dog and Handler