Implementing Sheltering Best Practices with Limited Resources

  • 12 Aug 2019
  • Holiday Inn in Portsmouth, OH




Monday, August 12 at the Holiday Inn in Portsmouth, Ohio


10:00 – 10:30 a.m.

10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. 
ntake & Outcome Records*:  the value of good record keeping; what to track and how to measure; collecting, recording & storing data; and software systems

12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

Lunch & Discussion

Sponsored by Merck

1:00 – 2:30 p.m.

Vaccine Protocols*: vaccines: core vs non-core and what is recommended for shelters; vaccine boosters: intervals specific to shelters; vaccination on intake: a must for all shelters; and proper handling and administration for vaccines.

2:30 – 2:45 p.m.


2:45 - 4:15 p.m.

Cleaning & Disease Control*disease transmission; cleaning vs. sanitizing; and doing the best with limited resources

*All of these courses have been pre-approved for 1.5 Certified Animal Welfare Administrator continuing education credits by The Association for Animal Welfare Advancement.


Dr. Audra Hanthorn, Director of Veterinary Medicine, Columbus Humane

Jessica Nelson, Operations Manager, Gigi's Shelter for Dogs

Registration Fee (includes lunch and CE credit):

$15 per person for members of Ohio Animal Welfare Federation

$20 per person, non-members

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN! Click here for event flyer, and here for registration form.

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