AWANBC Conference - Oct 21, 2017

Connection & Collaboration: Transforming animal welfare in BC

The inaugural Animal Welfare Advocacy Network of BC conference: Connection & Collaboration: Transforming animal welfare in BC will be held on October 21, 2017 at the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver.   October 21, 2017 8:30am – 4:00pm Fairmont Hotel, 900 West …

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Taking Care of Business: Succession Planning for Animal Rescue

So many of us started our rescue operation because we saw a need and wanted to make a difference. After years of hard work and saving the lives of so many animals, you want to make sure that your vision …

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Grant Writing Workshop

RaeAnne Rose from Pharo Fundraising Strategy will take workshop participants through the following: How to decide if grant writing is a good strategy for your organization How to get the best return for your efforts What are reasonable expectations How can you give your application the best …

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“The Champions” screening – June 15

The Champions is an inspirational story about the pit bulls rescued from the brutal fighting ring of former Atlanta Falcon’s star quarterback Michael Vick, and those who risked it all to save them, despite pressure from PETA and The Humane …

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Increase our impact by coming together – MAY 8, 2016

You are invited to a participatory gathering to explore how we, as grassroots organizations, can work together to achieve a greater impact in improving the lives of animals in BC. We are eager to explore ideas that will allow us …

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Resisting burnout doing animal justice work – MAY 7, 2016

It is well understood animal rescue professionals are at great risk of suffering from compassion fatigue, but over the years we have come to witness what we believe is the impact of trauma on individuals involved in animal rescue and …

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Dog By Dog Documentary – November 12, 2015

Join us on November 12 for the Canadian Premiere of Dog By Dog, an important documentary about the big business behind puppy mills. Many of the stores in B.C. that sell puppies get them from mills in the U.S. The …

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