74th Annual Conference, March 30 – April 1, 2019

Thank you for attending the 74th Annual NEFHS Conference in Warwick, RI on March 30-April 1, 2019.

We had 496 attendees this year!

Some of the topics our attendees enjoyed were:

  • Future of Shelter/Rescue
  • Cat Track
  • Volunteer Programs
  • Animal Control/Law Enforcement
  • Community programs

Attendees experience levels range from entry level volunteers to career animal welfare leaders.

Our conference is an opportunity for those who are passionate about animal welfare to come together and improve the

landscape of animal welfare for New England and beyond.

This year’s conference was held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Warwick, Rhode Island.

CLICK TO VISIT THE CONFERENCE WEBSITE for handouts and to see the schedule, speakers, sponsors, and exhibitors.

For a PDF of this year’s conference program, click here.

Please note – All of the courses at this year’s conference were approved for 1.5 Certified Animal Welfare Administrator continuing education credits by The Association for Animal Welfare Advancement.



You can use the Grenadine Event Guide mobile app to view event information for this year or future years on your phone!
Installation Steps:

  • Download the “Grenadine Event Guide” on Google Play Store or Apple App Store.
  • or: Use this link on your phone: https://vvy4n.app.goo.gl/5r2l
  • After you install the app, enter event code: NEFHS2019.