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BC SPCA Animal Behaviour Science Symposium

Event Details

This event is running from 7 June 2019 until 10 June 2019. It is next occurring on June 7, 2019


Mark your calendars!

We are thrilled to announce the dates for the 2019 BC SPCA Animal Behaviour Science Symposium.

Featuring a world-renowned line-up of experts and animal behaviour professionals, this event will provide a unique opportunity to learn about the art and science of behaviour modification, humane training, and animal welfare.

The event will bring together veterinary, animal training, and animal welfare professionals with the goal of sharing knowledge of behaviour modification science and strengthening ties between the veterinary and science-based training community.


Event Location:

Grand Villa Casino Hotel & Conference Centre, 4331 Dominion St, Burnaby, BC V5G 1C7


A sneak peak of our 2019 schedule:

  • An evening reception, featuring a welcome from Craig Daniell, Chief Executive Officer of the BC SPCA
  • Hands-on workshops and wet labs with behavioural experts and trainers
  • Two days of science-based seminars presented by internationally renowned speakers
  • Opportunities to network with other like-minded professionals
  • Access to a diverse Exhibit Hall
  • Continuing education credits will be available
  • And much more!


Please stay tuned for speaker announcements, ticketing details, and finalized schedule!

This event is for veterinarians and veterinary professionals, professional animal trainers, animal welfare and sheltering professionals and those entering animal behaviour fields. Continuing education credits available for veterinarians, registered veterinary technicians, and dog trainers.



If you have any questions, please contact our event team!