Maddie's Pet Project

Saving Nevada’s Pets Conference – Oct. 17-18

Maddie’s® Saving Nevada’s Pets Conference in Reno offers dynamic speakers and fun networking opportunities for Nevada’s animal welfare leaders, managers and board members. Best of all, it is free! Sign up today! Space is Limited!

Conference Schedule

Thursday October 17th, 2019

8 a.m. to 9 a.m.
Registration and continental breakfast

9 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
Opening session welcome
Keynote talk and interactive session

11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Lunch and networking

1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Breakout Sessions three track options:
• Animal Services
• Animal Care and Operations for Shelters and Rescues
• Management for Shelters and Rescues

4:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Taking it back home - group discussion

5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Networking reception and prize drawings

Friday October 18th, 2019

8 a.m. to 9 a.m.
Registration and continental breakfast

9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Intensive Workshops - choose one to attend
• Fear Free for Shelters and Clinics
• Every Kitty, Every City: Feral Cats

Conference Topics Include

• Caring for senior and special needs animals
• Marketing for shelters and rescues
• Motivating your team
• Volunteer management
• Behavior modification for fearful and reactive dogs
• Successful programs and strategies for animal services agencies
• Disease prevention for shelters and rescues
• "Fear free" handling for shelters and clinics
• Managing feral cats

We Hope to See You There!

Made possible by Dave & Cheyl Duffield Foundation with support from Maddie's Fund

This conference is free to management, leadership, and board members of Nevada animal shelters, animal service agencies, rescue groups, nonprofit spay/neuter clinics, community cat/TNR groups, and other animal welfare groups.