Fecava 2018 satellite event:Health and welfare of animals in AAI

Health and welfare of animals in animal-assisted interventions
10.00 – 14.00

Estonian Small Animal Veterinary Association, Estonian Association of Assistance and Therapy Dogs and World umbrella organization for animal-assisted interventions- IAHAIO (http://iahaio.org/) are calling regional practitioners, educators and veterinary specialists to exchange experiences and discuss possibilities in collaborating and ensuring the welfare and good health of the humans and animals in the rapidly growing field of animal-assisted interventions.

Location: Energy Discovery Centre / Energiakeskus (https://www.energiakeskus.ee/en/)
Address: Põhja pst 29, Tallinn
Room: Seminar room

Attendance fee: 25€ (payable at the entrance).

Please register by e-mail: events@teraapiakoer.ee and provide full name and organization of the attendee.

10.00 Opening words. 
Marie-Jose Enders-Slegers, President of IAHAIO 
Language: English (translated to Estonian)

10.05 Human-Animal Interactions today, an overview 
Marie-Jose Enders-Slegers
Language: English (translated to Estonian)

10.45 A Bond Centered Veterinarian Practice. One Health
Elizabeth Ormerod
Language: English (translation to Estonian and Russian)

11.40 Working animals. Welfare and wellbeing of animals in animal-assisted interventions
Maarja Tali, Estonian Association of Assistance and Therapy Dogs 
Tuuli Bürkland, Estonian Union of Equine Assisted Therapy
Language: English (translation to Estonian). Slides in 2 languages. 

12.20 Animal Assisted Intervention embedded in Governmental Health Care in Italy
Luca Farina
Language: English (translation to Estonian and Russian)

13.00 -14.00 Workshop “Health requirements, zoonoses and concerns for the animals in animal-assisted interventions”.

Why do our pets behave the way they do?
 15.00-18.00.

Estonian Small Animal Veterinary Association, Estonian Association of Assistance and Therapy Dogs and World umbrella organization for animal-assisted interventions- IAHAIO (http://iahaio.org/) are proud to present panel of lectures to pet owners about pet behavior and welfare given by three international experts.

Participation fee: 25€

Language: English (with translation to Estonian) 

15.00-16.00 Small rodents and rabbits as pets. Behaviour and welfare
 Dr. Anne McBride


16.00-17.00 Pet cat behaviour and welfare
 Tynke de Winkel

17.00-18.00 Dog behaviour and welfare 
Katrina Jõemaa