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Animal Transport for Animal Care Professionals

03/06/2018 - 03/09/2018

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Ashley Wynne-James azatraining@aza.org

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The early bird deadline is already approaching for AZA’s Animal Transport for Animal Care Professionals course this March! Don’t miss out on a  chance to register at our most discounted rate. The final day to sign-up for courses at the early bird price is December 12th, 2017.

Animal Transport for Animal Care Professionals course offers comprehensive hands-on activities and discussion on proper animal transport and its repercussions. Participants will learn more about the welfare concerns, regulations, and best practices for transporting a variety of taxa. This course is designed for curators, keepers, aquarists, registrars, and other professionals involved in with transportation of wildlife. Education staff who handle animals or discuss animal training would benefit as well!

Learn more about this opportunity and register at https://www.aza.org/animal-transport-for-animal-care-professionals .

Here's what past participants had to say:

“I really enjoyed the hands-on aspect, and the broad experience and background of the instructors. The variety of perspectives that they brought really made the course what it was.”

“The Animal Transport class was essential in helping our zoo prepare for the [shipment] process.  We had several challenges crop up all of which reminded me more than a bit of the [course’s] group project. Thank you for being such an invaluable resource for advice and guidance throughout the yearlong process.” 

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