Indiana Animal Welfare Conference

The Indiana Animal Welfare Conference brings animal welfare professionals and volunteers together for a full day of learning and networking. Pet Friendly Services hosted the inaugural conference in 2018. After a COVID-19 hiatus, the conference returned to continued success in 2023. Resources from the 2023 Indiana Animal Welfare Conference are below.


Primo Banquet Hall
2615 National Avenue Indianapolis, IN 46227

Save the Date! The 2024 Indiana Animal Welfare Conference will be held on March 30, 2024.

2024 Registration - Coming Soon!

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This is your opportunity to learn about successful programs that save lives and prevent suffering. Our shared goal is to move Indiana to zero kill. By working together, this will happen sooner! There's also a Friday evening networking event. Tickets are just $25 and include a continental breakfast, lunch, and afternoon snack! Register now - price increases to $40 on March 22!

Become A Sponsor

The 2024 Conference offers sponsors an opportunity to reach a statewide audience of engaged animal welfare professionals. Pet Friendly Services anticipates 300 attendees this year. Not only will you reach a broad audience, but you will also demonstrate your support of the life-saving work Indiana’s animal welfare community is achieving.

2024 Conference Speakers - Coming Soon!

2023 Conference Materials

Conference Slideshows

Shelter Strategies Panel

Vet Shortage & Creative Solutions

Expediting Adoptions to Save More Dogs – Kendall Paul – CEO, Vanderburgh Humane  Society

Cat Cafés – Increasing Exposure & Adoptions

Thank You to Our 2023 Sponsors