Conference Program

The 2017 CFHS National Animal Welfare Conference took place April 8-11, 2017 at the Westin Ottawa Hotel.

To view all of the topics from the 2017 conference or to download the slides from individual sessions, please go here.

We explored many different topics at the 2017 conference, including:

  • Animal welfare initiatives
  • Emerging animal welfare science
  • Best practices in animal sheltering
  • Leadership practices and initiatives in animal welfare
  • Making the link between animal cruelty and other crimes
  • Animal welfare community engagement

Keep your eye on this page for our call for abstracts for the 2018 CFHS National Animal Welfare Conference, which will be released in summer 2017.