2007 Canine Legislation Conference

This is a forum to discuss legislation and legal matters pertaining to the rights and welfare of dogs. Please remember to counter ideas and opinions with which you don't agree with friendly and helpful advice and responses.


Pibble Power
Barked: Fri Aug 31, '07 8:01pm PST 
Canine Legislation Conference

Join us for the 2nd Annual Canine Legislation Conference!

Canine Legislation Conference 2007 will feature national experts in canine aggression, breed specific legislation, community outreach, fighting restrictive animal laws, and much more. This conference is geared toward individuals and groups who want to improve canine legislation through fair and effective laws. For additional conference information, please contact CLC Conference Coordinator Jennifer Burke at clc2007@kcdogadvocates.org.

We look forward to seeing you!

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Speakers and Panelists (in alphabetical order):

· �Deborah Bresch, Esq., Legislative Liaison, American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

· �Bill Bruce, Director of Animal and Bylaw Services for the city of Calgary in Alberta Canada

· �Tom Clements & Thumper, Disc Dog Entertainers

· �Chris Cory, Director and Executive Producer of "Diva Dog" the movie

· �Jim Crosby, Canine Aggression Consultant, investigator of serious and fatal dog attacks

· �Midge Grinstead, Lawrence Humane Society Executive Director

· �Tio Hardiman, Director of Gang Mediation and Community Organizing at Cease Fire Chicago

· �Donna Herzig, Vice President of the Louisville Kennel Club

· �Susan Hunter, Ph.D., Professor at the University of West Virginia

· �Indy Pit Crew, Pit Bull education and advocacy group based in Indianapolis, IN

· �Gina Pettrow and Chloe the service dog, pit bull advocates

· �Ledy VanKavage, Esq., Director of Midwest Government Affairs and Public Policy for the ASPCA

· Andrew "Roo" Yori & Wallace the Pit Bull, Disc Dog Champions

· �And more speakers being added weekly!

--------------------------------------------------------- ---Registration

Online registration is available through PayPal,
using Visa, MasterCard or electronic check. Once you've paid electronically, you'll receive an email registartion form to complete the process.

**Advance registration (before September 14): $100**

At the door: $120

Happy- Valentine's Day- to my Bad Boy- Oz!
Barked: Sat Sep 1, '07 7:18am PST 
Yes please do join us. I'm a member of KC Dog Advocates and they have put together a wonderful conference. It is well worth the money to go and you will learn how to deal with BSL and a lot of other issues. Please check our site out at www.kcdogadvocate.org.

We hope to see you there!

Barked: Sat Sep 1, '07 7:37am PST 
Cool, I hope that good laws happen!


Pibble Power
Barked: Tue Sep 4, '07 6:11pm PST 
Nadiya, can't wait to meet you there! Mom and Dad will both be there with me. A bunch of Minnesotans are going.