23rd NZ Companion Animal Conference 2012 - Wellington - 9 - 10 Oct 2012
9 - 10 October 2012
Intercontinental Wellingtonl, 2 Grey St, Wellington
Organised by: NZ Companion Animal Council Inc.
Registration required, fees apply
Conference theme: The Link.
This year's conferenve is relevant to the family violence sector as its theme, The Link, canvasses not only animal issues but also the community at large, as it studies the acknowledged link between animal cruelty and human abuse.
Phil Arkow will lead a discussion on the tools available for combating community and family violence at the conference and will deliver the conference's keynote speech on 'Empathy Education'.
Read more in the NZ Companion Animal Council's press release, 13 August 2012.