The Association of Dogs and Cats Homes Conference

The 2016 Conference, hosted by Battersea Dogs & Cats Home took place on 21st & 22nd April at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole.

Over 400 delegates from cross-sector groups came together to share best practice in animal care and welfare, veterinary advances, new technologies, latest methods and techniques in companion animal welfare, science and how research findings aligns with animal behaviours, and the latest in behaviour and training. 

The Conference programme was split into two streams:  Welfare, covering operational animal; and Management, including marketing and fundraising.  And Day 2 of the Conference saw the Welfare stream split into two – dog and cat.

The Petplan & ADCH Animal Charity Awards Dinner were held on the evening of Wednesday 20 April. To read more about the finalists and winners – click here

The 2017 Conference, hosted by Birmingham Dogs Home is due to take place in April 2017, more details will follow.

Feedback confirms delegates attend the ADCH Conference because they see it as the best platform for engaging with key stakeholders, well-known and eminent professionals in the field, and they much enjoy having the opportunity to challenge and promote new ideas and thinking.








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