A Celebration of Cats
A Celebration of Cats was held on April 17, 2010, and thanks to the efforts of our volunteers and sponsor, it was a huge success, both as a fundraiser, and as a day spent with old and new friend, sharing our thoughts about these wonderful animals who share our lives. We are very proud of our program, which featured some terrific talks:
8:30 to 9:00 Registration
9:00 - 11:15 Cat Behavior continued, Jeff Nichol, DVM
11:15 to 12:00 Providing for Your Cat in a Trust or Will, Mary Ann Green, Esq.
12:00 to 1:00 Lunch
1:00 to 2:00 Kitty Wellness: From Birth to Geriatric, Nicole Vigil, DVM
2:00 to 3:00 The Loss of a Pet - Grieving, Healing and Honoring our Animal Companions., Ann Beyke, M.A. LPC
3:15 to 3:45 Finding Your Lost Companion Animal, Janet Philippsen
3:45 to 4:15 Introduction to Cat First Aid, Duke Porritt, American Red Cross Instructor Trainer
4:15 to 4:30 Epilog: An Elegy for Isis, William Stubblefield, PhD
Date: Saturday, April 17, 2010, from 8:30 to 4:30
Location: The Auditorium of the New Mexico Bar Building, 5121 Masthead NE , Albuquerque, NM
Tickets: Tickets: $35 in advance, $40 at the door.
For those of you who were not able to attend, we would like to share a few mementos, including:
The flyer we used to promote the event;
The welcoming slide show;
The attendee handout, with schedule and bios of our speakers.