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What is the Change for Animals Conference?
The 2021 Change for Animals Conference is a unique virtual conference experience for those who work in, and/or have a passion for creating real change for animals and the societies in which we all live. The live dates of the 2021 Conference are May 12th and 13th. During these two dates registered delegates will have an opportunity to learn, interact and connect with other participants, speakers and sponsors of the event. Registered delegates will have access to the content for up to 90 days after the live event. This means attendees will be able to watch and re-watch sessions of interest, as well as download resources from the resource library at their convenience.

Who can attend this event?
Anyone! Registration is open nationally and internationally to those interested in being a part of the Change for Animals conversation. Whether you have a career in, or a passion for, the well-being of animals, this is the Conference for you!

Who typically attends your event?
The Change for Animals Conference welcomes a wide array of attendees, including, but not limited to:
   •   Non-profit professionals – front line, management and executive level
   •   Board Members
   •   Volunteers
   •   Veterinarians
   •   Registered Veterinary Technicians (RVTs)
   •   Animal Advocates
   •   Students
   •   Community and Organizational Leaders
   •   Government Officials
   •   Animal Retail Suppliers
   •   Donors

Do you offer any group registration rates?
Yes! We are pleased to offer discounts based on group size. Please contact us at for more information prior to registering your group. A couple of other notes about registering a group:
   •  All registrations must be completed at the same time to receive the group discount. This is not something that can be adjusted after registration is complete.
   •  The group leader will require all attendee details and email addresses at the time of registration. 

Do you offer student registration rates?
Yes! We are happy to offer a discounted registration rate to students who are currently enrolled in an accredited educational institution. To learn more about how to register as a student, please contact us at Please note students will be asked to provide proof (ex., student ID).

What are the perks to attending the live days of Change for Animals?
There are many reasons to attend the live days of Change for Animals, including: real-time networking opportunities with speakers and other delegates, participation in the gamification to win some incredible prizes, opportunities to ask questions of the speakers during their presentations, participation in live conversations around creating meaningful Change for Animals, and so much more!

If I can’t commit to attending both live days of Change for Animals, should I still register?
Yes! Though you will get the most out of your registration attending the live days, the added advantage to registering for our virtual conference is that you will have access to content, including recorded sessions for 90 days after the live event.

I am registered! Now what?
You will receive email communications closer to the live dates of Change for Animals that will grant you access to the virtual event space and offer further instructions for attending. Be sure to mark the email as “safe” so that important communications do not end up in your junk or spam email folders.

I’d like to sponsor this event, how can I do that?
Firstly , thank you for your interest in sponsorship. We take a specialized approach to sponsorship opportunities for all of our events; creating custom tailored packages to meet the specific goals and interests of our sponsorship partners. Please contact us at to be put in touch with one of our sponsorship specialists.

Who do I contact if I have questions about Change for Animals?
Please reach out to us at if you have any additional questions.

Who do I contact if I have special accommodation requests for accessibility requirements?
For any specialized accommodation requests please reach out to

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