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IFAAB 2007 Program Schedule          Abstracts

 Updated - February 20, 2007       The schedule may change.  Be sure to check before leaving for the meeting and print a copy.

 

Thursday March 1st, 2007         Jim Humphries Media Training Seminar - Requires separate registration

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Friday March 2nd, 2007                                             Moderator:

 

Continental breakfast                            8:30

Welcome/Intro                                     9:00

Hays, London, Nitschke, Silvani           9:30          Client Compliance Panel .

 

     Break                                                 10:30                                               

Mollaghan                                            11:00         Disentangling the Perception of Problem Behavior     

Barry                                                   11:30         Putting Us Out of a Job

 

     Lunch  Chris Brudecki - PetSafe rep  12:00 – 1:00      "PetSafe's Outreach Initiatives"

Coppola                                               1:00          Breed Specific Legislation  

Reid                                                     1:30           Shelter Behavior Evaluations  

Goldman                                              2:30          Successful Shelter Behavior Programs

Barg and Wirant                                   3:00          Are Dogs Entering Shelters More Difficult? 

 

     Break                                                  3:30 – 4:00

Wright                                                  4:00           Behavior Problems Post Shelter Adoption                                                                  

Marder                                                 4:30          Feline Behavior Problems Post Shelter Adoption

     Flex/Catch up time                        5:00           

 

       Day ends                                            5:30

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Saturday March 3rd                                                   Moderator:

 

Continental breakfast                             8:30

Bertone and Estep                                 9:00            Sleep deprivation in horses and other sleep problems in companion animals  

McConnell                                            9:30            Reading Micro-expressions Across Species

 

     Break 10:00

Ha, McConnell, Wright                         10:30           Comparative Emotions Panel

 

                                                  

      Lunch    John Sollers                             11:30 – 12:30      Physiology for Emotional Responses       cancelled

Sobie                                                   12:30            Neurobiology of Learning and Behavior in Companion Animals             

Sdao                                                     1:00             Feeding Fear        

Williams, Ken                                        1:30             Liability of Dog Training Issues         

 

Williams N, Anderson 2:00              Classical Conditioning

 

    Break                                                       3:00 – 3:30

Pezzanite                                                 3:30            A Survey of Prescription Drug Usage in Felines

Steve Zawistowski                                   4:00            Evolutionary Conservation of Behavior

                                   

      Flex time                                                5:00             

 

      Day ends                                                5:30               

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Sunday March   4th                                                         Moderator:

 

Continental breakfast                               8:30

Moon-Fanelli                                           9:00              Flank & Blanket Sucking in 77 Doberman Pinchers  

Wirant                                                     9:30              Urinary Behavior of JRT’s - Oestrus, location, age         

Tynes                                                     10:00              Aggression in Pet Pigs

 

     Break                                                   10:30              

Shyann                                                    11:00             Deaf Dalmatian Case

Weiss and Mohan                                    11:30             Resource Aggression                                       

                                                                       

                       

     Lunch                                                    12:00 – 1:00       (Business meeting may be moved to lunch time)

Cottam                                                     1:00                Effect of and Odor-eliminator on Litter Box Use

Hetts, Hunthausen, Silvani                         1:30                Best Practice Guidelines for Behaviorists

Extra time for spill over                              2:30 – 3:30

 

     Break                                                      3:30

                                                        3:30 – 5:00               Business meeting and discussion of 2008 agenda

 

     Meeting ends                                         5:00