POUNCE! 2022

Pounce! 2022

Saturday-Sunday, November 19-20, 2022
9:00 am - 9:30 pm EST


Registration ends 11:59 pm EST, November 18, 2022
IAABC Members: $165 (discount code)
Non-Members: $180


CEUs: 18 (CCPDT, IAABC, KPA Pending)



Pounce! 2022 is a two-day virtual conference featuring 12 speakers presenting on their current research, theory, and application in cat behavior and training.

Professionals working with cats in training and consulting businesses, shelters, rescues, veterinary practices, homes, and beyond will encounter a wealth of resources on working effectively with the often-overlooked member of the household.

Presentations and Q&A sessions will be recorded and available to you for a minimum of one year or as long as you have an active IAABC Foundation account (minimum of one purchase per year).

We know you have been eagerly awaiting this list of speakers and their topics since our last “Pounce!” Conference, so we're excited to present the following:

  • Emily Strong: Using an Enrichment Framework to Help Cats Succeed in Homes
  • Beth Adelman MS: Human-Directed Aggression
  • Beth Brown CCBC, CCUI, CPDT-KSA: Teaching Cats Confidence and Resilience Through Pattern Games
  • Patience Fisher ACCBC, CVA, DipFBST, BSBIO: When Friends Become Enemies: Factors that Influence Re-Introductions Following Re-Directed or Non-Recognition Aggression
  • Melissa Taylor CBCC-KA, CSB-C: Shaping Affectionate Behavior in Under-Socialized Shelter Cats
  • Dilara Göksel Parry CCBC: Placing Cats with Behavior Challenges: Matchmaking and Counseling for Successful Adoptions
  • Emily Carl CCBC, FFCP, CPDT-KA: Socializing Cats of All Temperaments
  • Katenna Jones ScM, ACAAB, CCBC, CDBC, CPDT-KA: Advanced Litter Box Cases: Thinking Outside the box to get Kitties Back in the Box
  • Dr. Cheryl Kolus DVM, MS, KPA CTP: They Do It with Tigers: Husbandry Training for Your Cat Companion
  • Dr. Denise Johnson DVM, CCBC, Elite FFCP: Making the Most of Your Lane on Medical Road Trips
  • Julia Henning BSc. Animal Behaviour (Hons): Play and Welfare in Human-Cat Dyads: Maximising Cat and Guardian Wellbeing
  • Kate Luse MA, CCBC: Target Training: A Cat Behavior Professional’s Multitool for Resolving Problem Behaviors


We are looking forward to 'seeing' you all on Saturday and Sunday, November 19-20, 2022 for our 2nd annual “Pounce!” Cat Behavior Conference!  Stay tuned for more info, and spread the word to fellow cat enthusiasts!

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Course Details
  • Code:
    POUNCE 22
  • Price:
    US $ 180.00
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