Satellite Programme

Satellite programme in cooperation with Austrian Veterinary Chamber and Ombuds Office for Animal Protection of Vienna


Puppymill - Puppytrading - Puppydeath
an ethical and welfare challenge, health and behaviour problems – how can be helped

Registration Fee: € 90,-
Date: Wednesday, 22 June 2016
Location: Wappensaal/Rathaus
Recognition: Austrian Veterinary Chamber: 3 Education points
09:00 - 09:20 Introduction: Bulk production and import of puppies - an ethical and welfare challenge
(Barbara Schöning)
09:30 - 10:15 Stingy is cool and cheap means death: health problems and epidemiology of long forgotten
diseases as a result of puppy traffic (Katrin Hartmann)
10:45 - 11:40 Stingy is cool, cheap means death, and rescue gives a good conscious: Common behaviour problems in bulk production puppies and  street dogs / rescues from the mediterranean. (Sabine Schroll)
11:45 - 12:25 Deprived puppies: information and training  - how practical vets can help puppy and owner  
(Barbara Schöning)
12:25 - 12:50 The „Web 2.0 Puppy-Trade Challenge“: review the core problems of the puppy trade via online
plattforms, enforcement deficits and arising challenges to prevent illegal activities. (Nicolas Entrup)