Events

At the Fear Free Symposia, you and your team will not only learn invaluable skills to take back to your practice, but also get to see and hear firsthand why Fear Free is such an important initiative and the difference it will make in your practice.

August 2018

Fetch Central: Kansas City, MO

August 17-20
Fear Free will be at Fetch in our booth as well as our sponsorship of multiple tracks. Please check back soon for more details. Find more information here.

September 2018

TrustVet Business Conference, Killenard, Ireland

September 7
Dr. Jonathan Bloom will be speaking to the veterinary purchasing group.

Fear Free in Practice: Raleigh, NC

September 9
Dr. Becker will be hosting a content-packed Fear Free symposium with NAVTA. 7 hours of RACE approved CE delivered by Fear Free experts Monique Feyrecilde, LVT, VTS (Behavior), Heidi Reuss-Lamky, LVT, VTS (anesthesia & analgesia) and Joanne Graham, CVPM, SHRM-CP, CCFP. Check back soon for more details.

Connexity: Denver, CO

September 13-16
Fear Free will be at Connexity in our booth. Please check back soon for more details. Find more information here.

Vet Alliance: Montreal, QC

September 17-18
Dr. Becker will be presenting CE at the Vet Alliance. Click here for information.

Southwest Veterinary Conference: San Antonio, TX.

September 20-23
Dr. Marty Becker will be speaking at this event. Find more information here.

Applebrook Veterinary Hospital Open House: Chattanooga, Tenn.

September 22
Dr. Becker will be appearing at the Applebrook Veterinary Hospital open house. The hospital has just been redesigned to fully embrace Fear Free principles to veterinary care, and is owned by the first Fear Free Certified veterinarian, Dr. Kathryn Primm.

Animal Sheltering Conference: Kalamazoo, Mich.

September 27-28
Dr. Becker will be presenting the keynote address at the Michigan Pet Fund Alliance’s “Getting to the Goal” Conference, held in conjunction with Best Friends Animal Society’s Midwestern Leadership Summit in Kalamazoo, Michigan, Sept. 27-28, 2018. He will be leading off a two-day Fear Free track looking at the emotional well-being of pets in animal shelters and introducing the new course and certification program for animal shelter workers and volunteers. Click here for more information.

VET Conference, Toronto, ON

Sept. 28
Dr. Jonathan Bloom will be speaking at the Veterinary Education Today conference.

October 2018

Wild West Veterinary Conference: Reno, NV.

October 3-7
Dr. Marty Becker will be speaking at this event. Find more information here.

Fear Free in Practice: Atlanta, GA

October 14
Dr. Becker will be hosting a content-packed Fear Free symposium with NAVTA. 7 hours of RACE approved CE delivered by Fear Free experts Debbie Martin, LVT, CPDT-KA, KPA CTP, VTS (Behavior), Dr. Kathryn Primm, DVM, Heidi Reuss-Lamky, LVT, VTS (anesthesia & analgesia) and Dr. Julie Reck, DVM. Check back soon for more details.

Canwest Conference: Banff, Canada

October 13 – 16
Fear Free will be at the Canwest conference in our booth. Find more information here.

NMRVTA Annual CE Conference & Business Meeting: Albuquerque, NM

October 20
The New Mexico RVTA will be holding an annual educational conference in Albuquerque, NM. There will 8 hours of CE available including courses on Fear Free PVPs and Sedation. Find more information here.

Fear Free in Practice: Chicago, IL

October 28
Dr. Becker will be hosting a content-packed Fear Free symposium with NAVTA. 7 hours of RACE approved CE delivered by Fear Free experts Debbie Martin, LVT, CPDT-KA, KPA CTP, VTS (Behavior), Dr. Kathryn Primm, DVM, Kenneth Martin, DVM, DACVB, and Joanne Graham, CVPM, SHRM-CP, CCFP. Check back soon for more details.

November 2018

CVMA-SBCV Chapter Fall Conference and Trade Show: Vancouver, BC

November 2-4
Dr. Becker will be giving the keynote speech on how to get started with Fear Free veterinary visits. Click here for more information.

65th Annual Hawaii VMA Meeting: Hawaii

November 8-11
Dr. Becker and Dr. Gary Landsberg will be presenting CE on Fear Free for veterinarians and veterinary technicians at the 65th Annual Hawaii Veterinary Medical Association Meeting. For more information click here.

SAWA 2018 Annual Conference

November 8-10
Fear Free will be at the SAWA 2018 conference in our booth. Find more information here.

Fear Free in Practice: Portland, OR

November 11
Dr. Becker will be hosting a content-packed Fear Free symposium with NAVTA. 7 hours of RACE approved CE delivered by Fear Free experts Monique Feyrecilde, LVT, VTS (Behavior), Dr. Jonathan Bloom, DVM, Heidi Reuss-Lamky, LVT, VTS (anesthesia & analgesia) and Joanne Graham, CVPM, SHRM-CP, CCFP. Check back soon for more details.

December 2018

Working towards Fear Free Practice – Cardiff Canine Citizens: Cardiff, UK

December 1
Linda Ryan VTS (Onc), ADipABM, DipAVN (Med), KPA-CTP, RVN will be presenting an all-day lecture at Cardiff Canine Citizens. She will cover the concepts and practicalities of Fear Free as well as how you can prepare your practice. Click here for more information.

Fear Free in Practice: Denver, CO

December 2
Dr. Becker will be hosting a content-packed Fear Free symposium with NAVTA. 7 hours of RACE approved CE delivered by Fear Free experts Monique Feyrecilde, LVT, VTS (Behavior), Dr. Jonathan Bloom, DVM, Heidi Reuss-Lamky, LVT, VTS (anesthesia & analgesia) and Joanne Graham, CVPM, SHRM-CP, CCFP. Check back soon for more details.

Fetch Veterinary Conference: San Diego, CA

December 13-16
Dr. Becker and other Fear Free speakers will be speaking at the Fetch Veterinary Conference. Click here for more information.

Vet+Pet West Conference: San Diego, CA

December 15-16
Dr. Becker will be speaking at the Pet+Vet West conference. Click here for more information.

January 2019

VMX Conference 2019: Orlando, FL

January 19-23
Fear Free will be sponsoring tracks at this event. Find more information here.

February 2019

Woof Conference 2019: Nottingham, UK

February 9-12
Dr. Becker will be delivering lectures at this event. Find more information here.

March 2019

Western Veterinary Conference 2019: Las Vegas, NV

March 3-7
Fear Free will be sponsoring tracks at this event. Find more information here.

Global Pet Expo 2019: Orlando, FL

March 20-22
Fear Free will be sponsoring tracks at this event. Find more information here.

April 2019

VetTechLife CE on the Sea Caribbean cruise

April 14-21
Dr. Tony Buffington will be presenting on the following topics: Stress and Pet Health and Wellbeing, Nutrition and Disease Prevention , Pet foods – What’s up with all the different diets?, Getting older – caring for senior pets. Monique Feyrecilde, BA, LVT, VTS (Behavior) will also be presenting at the event. Find out more information here.

August 2019

AVMA 2019: Washington, DC

August 2-6
Fear Free will be sponsoring tracks at this event. Find more information here.

January 2020

VMX Conference 2020: Orlando, FL

January 18-22
Fear Free will be sponsoring tracks at this event. Find more information here.

February 2020

Western Veterinary Conference 2020: Las Vegas, NV

February 16-19
Fear Free will be sponsoring tracks at this event. Find more information here.

Global Pet Expo 2020: Orlando, FL

February 26-28
Fear Free will be sponsoring tracks at this event. Find more information here.

August 2020

AVMA 2020: San Diego, CA

July 31 – August 4
Fear Free will be sponsoring tracks at this event. Find more information here.

January 2021

VMX Conference 2021: Orlando, FL

January 16-20

Fear Free will be sponsoring tracks at this event. Find more information here.

March 2021

Western Veterinary Conference 2021: Las Vegas, NV

March 7-10
Fear Free will be sponsoring tracks at this event. Find more information here.

Global Pet Expo 2021: Orlando, FL

Date TBA
Fear Free will be sponsoring tracks at this event. Find more information here.

July 2021

AVMA 2021: Minneapolis, MN

July 30 – August 3
Fear Free will be sponsoring tracks at this event. Find more information here.