Northwestern Ohio Dog Wardens Association, in conjunction with Ohio Fed, Spring Seminar

  • 5 Apr 2019
  • 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Allen County Sanitary Engineer's Office (3230 N. Cole St., Lima, OH 45801)

Co-Sponsored by the Ohio Animal Welfare Federation


8:00 – 8:30 a.m.

Registration/Continental Breakfast (provided)

8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Ohio Animal Cruelty Investigation Workshop

Speaker: Jeff Holland, Attorney

This half-day workshop will provide general information about animal cruelty laws for law enforcement, legal professionals and other persons involved in the investigation and prosecution of animal -related cases.  Jeff Holland, partner in the firm of Holland & Muirden and special prosecutor for hundreds of animal cruelty cases in many courts across Ohio for the past 26 years, will present these topics: a review of the enforcers of animal cruelty laws; Cruelty, Torment & Torture; animal cruelty for non-companion animals; “ Goddard’s Law” and “Nitro’s Law”; Notice of Seizure and probable cause hearings; fighting animals and other cruelty laws; penalties for animal cruelty; dog liability laws; and a case law update.  

This workshop has been approved by the Supreme Court of Ohio Commission on Continuing Legal Education for 3.00 hours of CLE credit.

12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

Lunch (provided) 

1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Illegal Animal Fighting

Speaker: Dave Hunt, Chief of Enforcement Division for O.D.A.
3:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Fairfield Computer Services (Dog Licensing Program)

Registration Fee (includes continental breakfast, lunch and CLE credit):

$20 per person for members of Ohio Animal Welfare Federation, Northwestern Ohio Dog Wardens Association or Ohio County Dog Wardens Association

$30 per person, non-members

$25 per person for 4 or more from same agency/organization

Click here for additional information, speaker bios and registration form.

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