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.

May 2018

Fear Free in Practice: Jersey City

May 6th
Dr. Becker will be hosting a content-packed Fear Free workshop 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 Dr. Julie Reck, DVM. Click here for more details

Mid Hudson Kennel Club, Rhinebeck NY

May 9th
Dr. Ellen Lindell will speak on “How to get on board with Fear Free.”

Chicagoland Veterinary Conference: Chicago, IL.

May 13 – 17th
Dr. Marty Becker and Dr. Jonathan Bloom will be speaking at this event. Find more information here.

Animal Care Expo: Kansas City, MO.

May 14 – 17th
Fear Free will have marketing materials at this event. Find more information here.

Fetch East: Virginia Beach, VA.

May 17 – 20th
Fear Free will be at Fetch in our booth as well as our sponsorship of multiple tracks. Dr. Jonathan Bloom will be presenting. Please check back soon for more details. Find more information here.

Golden Triangle Veterinary Association

May 30th
Dr. Gary Landsberg will be speaking on preventing and alleviating fear and aggression in the veterinary hospital & medications for treating fear and aggression. Find more information here.

June 2018

Fear Free in Practice: Minneapolis, MN

June 10th
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. Jonathan Bloom, DVM, Kenneth Martin, DVM, DACVB, and Joanne Graham, CVPM, SHRM-CP, CCFP. Check back soon for more details.

Fairfield County VMA, Norwalk, CT

June 13th
Dr. Ellen Lindell will speak on “Fear Free Veterinary Care: Better Medicine”

Maine VMA, Bangor, ME

June 23
Dr. Ellen Lindell will speak on “The art and science of Fear Free” and “How to create a Fear Free culture in your practice.”

July 2018

CVMA Convention: Vancouver, Canada

July 5 – 8th
Fear Free will be at the CVMA Convention in our booth. Please check back soon for more details. Find more information here.

Science Week, Gold Coast, Australia

July 5-7th
Dr. Gary Landsberg will present several lectures at the Science Week Conference on Australia’s Gold Coast. Topics will include Anesthesia and Behaviour: Fear free science, the fearful patient; Feline Medicine and Behaviour: Fear free for felines, show me the evidence; Behavior: Fear free: Addressing the needs of pets, owners and vets; Welfare and behaviour: Fear free science, addressing patient welfare. More information here.

Fear Free in Practice: Boston, MA

July 8th
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. Natalie Marks, DVM, Kenneth Martin, DVM, DACVB, and Joanne Graham, CVPM, SHRM-CP, CCFP. Check back soon for more details.

AVMA Conference: Denver, CO.

July 13 – 17th
Fear Free will be at the 2018 AVMA with a booth and a sponsorship of multiple tracks with Fear Free speakers. Please check back soon for more details. Find more information here.

August 2018

Southern Veterinary Conference: Birmingham, AL.

August 3- 6th
Dr. Marty Becker will be speaking at this event. Find more information here.

Fear Free in Practice: Nashville, TN

August 5th
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 Dr. Julie Reck, DVM. Check back soon for more details.

Fetch Central: Kansas City, MO

August 17 – 20th
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

Fear Free in Practice: Las Vegas, NV

September 9th
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 – 16th
Fear Free will be at Connexity in our booth. Please check back soon for more details. Find more information here.

Southwest Veterinary Conference: San Antonio, TX.

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

October 2018

Wild West Veterinary Conference: Reno, NV.

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

Fear Free in Practice: Atlanta, GA

October 14th
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

Second week of October (check back soon for date)
Fear Free will be at the Canwest conference in our booth. Find more information here.

Fear Free in Practice: Chicago, IL

October 28th
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

Canadian VMA: Vancouver, BC

November 2nd
Dr. Marty Becker will be speaking at this event. Find more information here.

SAWA 2018 Annual Conference

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

Fear Free in Practice: Portland, OR

November 11th
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

Fear Free in Practice: Denver, CO

December 2nd
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.

January 2019

VMX Conference 2019: Orlando, FL

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

February 2019

Woof Conference 2019: Nottingham, UK

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

March 2019

Western Veterinary Conference 2019: Las Vegas, NV

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

Global Pet Expo 2019: Orlando, FL

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

August 2019

AVMA 2019: Washington, DC

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

January 2020

VMX Conference 2020: Orlando, FL

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

February 2020

Western Veterinary Conference 2020: Las Vegas, NV

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

Global Pet Expo 2020: Orlando, FL

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

August 2020

AVMA 2020: San Diego, CA

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

January 2021

VMX Conference 2021: Orlando, FL

January 16th – 20th

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

March 2021

Western Veterinary Conference 2021: Las Vegas, NV

March 7th – 10th
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 30th – August 3rd
Fear Free will be sponsoring tracks at this event. Find more information here.