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10th Anniversary AMRRIC Conference 2014

20 Jul 2014 - News
One Health - Indigenous Community Animal Management Dates: 23-25 September 2014Venue: Darwin, DoubleTree Hilton Join us in September 2014 at the 10th Anniversary AMRRIC Conference. We invite you to be a part of this highly anticipated event in the animal management sector and expand your network in the one health community. Our conference is...

Help remote community dogs

22 Jun 2014 - News
Over the past 10 years we have worked with almost 400 remote Indigenous communities across Australia. We have witnessed the immense diversity that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities offer, in their environments, languages, and traditions. Yet in so many communities we continue to see similar challenges that lead to dire conditions...

AMW Capacity Building

19 Jun 2014 - News, Animal management worker program
Last month, six AMRRIC trained Indigenous Animal Management Workers (AMWs) from East Arnhem and Barkly travelled to Sydney with the AMRRIC team to undertake additional training in humane and safe dog handling provided probono by the International Dog Academy. To increase the exposure and experience of the AMWs from the NT, the visit also included...

Rabies prevention in the Top End

19 Jun 2014 - News
Over the past 3 years, AMRRIC has been collaborating with researchers from Sydney University to build a knowledgebase for the prevention of rabies in our Top End. While Australia is currently rabies free, rabies is endemic in neighbouring country Indonesia. The likelihood of this disease reaching Australia is small, however, remote communities...

Be a Friend to Your Dog Launch

19 Jun 2014 - News
AMRRIC Resources in Schools AMRRIC’s educational resources are now linked to the Australian School Curriculum. To mark this achievement, our ‘Be a Friend to Your Dog’ (BAFTYD) package was launched during the 2014 Leaders’ Conference in Darwin. BAFTYD is a culturally rich resource addressing topics of animal health and wellbeing, which is closely...

2014 Conference Speakers and Abstracts

18 Jun 2014 - News
See Conference Program See About Conference 2014 Download the AMRRIC 2014 Conference Program Dr. Ascione was the inaugural American Humane Endowed Chair, University of Denver Graduate School of Social Work (GSSW) and is currently a Scholar-in-Residence at the GSSW. He has published articles on the development of antisocial and prosocial behavior...

Volunteer Spotlight

18 Jun 2014 - News, Volunteer stories
Earlier in May, 5 AMRRIC volunteers travelled over 1500 kilometres across the Pilbara, visiting 10 remote communities and desexing over 200 animals. Volunteer veterinarian, Michelle Gray, from Ballarat Victoria shares her personal experience and love of volunteering here. “Hello, my name is Michelle and I have a problem. I’m addicted to...

IFAW Partners with AMRRIC

18 Jun 2014 - News
AMRRIC is proud to announce our partnership with the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) for this year’s 10th Anniversary AMRRIC Conference. Founded in 1969, IFAW now leads animal protection projects in more than 40 countries, seeking effective solutions for the protection of companion animals, wildlife and livestock. While IFAW maintains...

2014 Conference Program

18 Jun 2014 - News
See Conference Speakers See Conference Sponsors See About Conference 2014 Download the AMRRIC 2014 Conference Program Day 1 - Tuesday 23 September 2014 7.00 am -5.30 pm  S1  Registration & exhibition open 8.00 am - 9.00 am  S1  Official Welcome from AMRRIC President Dr Ted Donelan and Federal Minister for Indigenous Affairs Senator the Hon....

Conference Speakers Revealed

18 Jun 2014 - News
The 10th Anniversary AMRRIC Conference marks a decade of our work with remote Indigenous communities in the areas of dog health and welfare, education and research. The One Health – Indigenous Community Animal Management Conference will bring together those involved in global Indigenous companion animal and community health policy and practice,...


2014 AMRRIC Conference

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