Details on the 2016 Paws for Progress conference now available

Human Animal Interactions: Enhancing Learning and Health.

Following on from the highly successful debut Paws for Progress conference in 2015 we look forward to welcoming you back to the Stirling Court Hotel for the second annual Paws for Progress conference!

Join us on the 14th and 15th October 2016 when we will be exploring the incredible relationship between people and animals and how Human Animal Interactions can enhance learning and health.

With excellent networking opportunities, talks from professionals facilitating Human Animal Interactions and plenty of occasions to inspire, share and learn, this is a chance to further your professional development, connect with others working in this field and find out more about developing and monitoring Human Animal Interaction services.

Whether you are new to the field of Human Animal Interactions, looking to involve animals in your existing work, are already working in this field or would just like to find out more about the benefits of interacting with animals, this is the conference for you!

We look forward to welcoming key speakers representing the following organisations:


For more details please visit our event page. Our event poster can be downloaded here. Early Bird tickets will  be available online shortly until the 31st August 2016. Sign up to our event mailing list at to receive updates first.