RSPCA/UFAW Rodent and Rabbit Welfare Meeting

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Tuesday 05 November 2019
Birmingham, UK

The RSPCA/UFAW Rodent and Rabbit Welfare Group's 26th annual meeting will be held on Tuesday 5 November 2019 in Birmingham. The agenda this year is all-rodent, and the theme is sentience, positive welfare and psychological wellbeing

Presentation topics will include:

  • Positive Reinforcement Training for rodents.
  • Creating positive attitudes towards rodents by training ‘ambassador’ animals.
  • Whether and how to monitor pups.
  • Monitoring animals overnight.
  • Allowing mice to choose nesting materials.
  • Recognising boredom and depression in rodents.

There will be plenty of opportunities to discuss the topics and challenge yourself!

There will be LASA and IAT CPD points available for attendees. The participant fee is £80 – please fill in this form to register.