Hotel and Travel

Hotel Accommodations - Westin Ottawa

SAVE almost 50% off the Westin Ottawa's regular nightly rates by booking with the conference group rates. Don't wait to book your room, rates go up after March 1, 2017. Click on the button below to easily book your room.

CFHS has secured a group rate for all conference participants at the Westin Ottawa, where all of the 2017 National Animal Welfare Conference meetings and conference sessions will take place. The Westin is also attached to the SHAW Centre, where the CFHS 60th Anniversary Gala Dinner & Awards will take place on Sunday, April 9, 2017. Staying at the conference venue keeps you connected to everything!

BOOK NOW to secure your space in the room block and avoid paying higher prices in nearby downtown hotels.

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TRAVEL DISCOUNTS save you even more money!


West Jet is pleased to announce that they are offering National Animal Welfare Conference attendees a 10% discount off their best available regular fare at the time of booking. To receive discount rates through West Jet please make sure to use the coupon code "OCTJXWK" when booking your flight. Please use the Promo "OCTJXWK" and Coupon code "YOW01" if booking with a travel agent and go here to book.

Book by: April 18, 2017

Travel from: April 1 – 18, 2017
Blackout dates: April 13 – 14, 16 – 17, 2017

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Porter Airlines is proud to offer National Animal Welfare Conference attendees a 10% discount on all available base fares (with the exception of the lowest class fare during the public seat sale) for travel to and from NAWC2017.  The discounted fares are available for booking until April 14, 2017. Please book online. or through your travel agent using promo code "MWL017"

The promo code is intended for use by conference attendees and is not meant for distribution outside of authorized channels. Porter’s fare rules and conditions apply. For any questions regarding Porter’s services or any pre-travel concerns, contact Porter at 1-888-619-8622.

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Air Canada is pleased to extend discounts for NAWC2017 conference attendees flights to/from Ottawa with an additional 5% off our already discounted Tango fares; 10% off Flex, Latitude, and Premium Economy fares, along with 5-12% off our Business fares.

Make your reservation now at using promo code "QDRBKBH1" as space is subject to availability at the time of booking. Promo code is valid from April 1st to 22nd, 2017.




VIA Rail is pleased to offer conference attendees a 10% off the best available fare in Economy, Economy Plus, Business, Business Plus, Sleeper class. "Subject to the conditions and restrictions of the fare plan to which the additional discount is being applied." 

Valid April 6th 2017 to April 13th 2017 from all stations throughout the VIA system to Ottawa, Ontario and return.

Restrictions:Fare applies to a maximum of two passengers per booking. One complimentary stopover is allowed at no additional charge.For travel on all fare plans in Business class, the first stopover is allowed at no additional charge, provided that this stopover takes place in Toronto, Montréal or Ottawa only. 

Participants must reference the event’s VIA convention discount code: 13428

Online booking tips: You have to log in to your profile, or create one prior to booking. On the Passenger information screen, select "Convention fare" from the “Discount Type” drop-down menu, and enter the discount code for your convention or event in the “Discount code” field. This code has been given to you by the conference organizer. The conference fare will be shown on the next page.


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