The Association of Pet Dog Trainers NZ is is a forum for trainers and anyone involved with dogs to communicate and exchange ideas regarding dog training and behaviour. It is committed to enhancing the relationship between people and dogs through education in all aspects of pet dog training and behaviour.
The goals of the IAABC are to standardize and support the practice of animal behavior consulting, to provide quality, evidence-based education and peer and supervising mentoring, and to provide resources for pet owners needing advice.
Journal of Veterinary Behavior is an international journal with articles covering such topics as basic research involving normal signalling or social behaviours, welfare and/or housing issues and applied behavioural issues (eg, working dogs).
A society based on improving the welfare of wild animals in captivity by allowing members to communicate achievements and advances in the areas of primarily animal husbandry. Has links to many husbandry manuals.
CITES (the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora) is an international agreement between governments. Its aim is to ensure that international trade in specimens of wild animals and plants does not threaten their survival.
The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species™ is widely recognized as the most comprehensive, objective global approach for evaluating the conservation status of plant and animal species.
To access the publications and species statistics use the drop-down box under About.
Species 360 is an international non-profit membership organization that serves nearly 550 zoological institutional members from 54 countries worldwide. Abstracts listed here contain the holdings of member zoos.