October 17th - 20th, 2021
Save the date, get your registration in early cause your not gonna want to miss this one! See FORMS section for registration information.
Start Date: Sunday, October 17, 2021
End Date: Wednesday, October 20, 2021
Last Day to Book: Friday, September 17, 2021
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Sunday, October 17, 2021 Early Registration 4:00pm – 6:30pm
Monday, October 18, 2021
7:30am – 8:30am Registration
8:30am – 9:00am Welcome & Introductions
9:00am – 12:00pm Keynote Speaker – Robby Robertson,
NCSHP “Three Second Overview”
12:00pm – 2:00pm Lunch – Provided by Jackson Creek
2:00pm – 4:30pm Dr. Anna Allen, NCDA “Emergency Programs”
Dr. Michelle Bouchey “Large Animal Emergency
7:00pm – 9:00pm NCARCA Olympics!!!!!!!!
Tuesday, October 19, 2021
9:00am – 12:00pm Dr. Charlotte Robinson – Independent Veterinary
Professional “Cultural Differences and the
Perception of Animal Cruelty”
12:00pm – 1:30pm Lunch on Your Own
1:30pm – 3:30pm Field Track – Leighann Garrard-Wilson, Amanda
Fitch, ASPCA, “Field Forensics”
1:30pm – 4:30pm Shelter Track – HSUS “Police/Dog Encounters
and How it Affects Our Shelter’s”
3:30pm – 4:30pm Field Track – Daron Barnes and Falyn Owens,
NC Wildlife Resource Commission
6:00pm – 8:00pm Dinner, Awards, Election Banquet
8:00pm – 11:00pm Social featuring Music, Dancing & Karaoke
Wednesday, October 20, 2021
9:00am – 10:30am Updates from Dr. Patricia Norris – Director of the
Animal Welfare Section of the NCDA&CS
10:30am – 12:00pm Updates from Dr. Carl Williams – State Public
12:00pm – 1:00pm Raffle and Closing
This year we have some new items available: sweatshirts, t-shirts, woman's tank tops and hats.
After being in class all day nothing better then to enjoy the evening with friends in your same profession just being YOU! Animal Control Olympics, karaoke, and social gathering. You don't want to miss this!!
Come celebrate a nice evening (paid dinner) to see who receives our awards; ACO of the Year, Support Personnel of the Year, Career Service Award and see who won the ACO 2021 Olympics. See Forms page to find PDF for Award nominations.