MAC Events

Event Calendar

Check back here for registration information for upcoming events

  • Coming up this Spring – more information coming soon!

Event Information

  • Educational Meetings
    • MAC typically hosts meetings three times a year in person.  Meetings feature guest speakers and are focused on issues and topics of interest to animal welfare professionals.
    • Meetings are generally held from 9 am until between 1 pm and 3 pm. Some sessions can run all day. Meetings are held at the Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine in Grafton, MA.
      • All About Dogs
      • Hot Topics
      • Whole Cat Workshop
  • AniMatch Behavior Observation Training
    • In person training held throughout the state where registrants learn about the AniMatch Behavior Observation through a video with Kelley Bollen.
  • Webinar
    • Occasionally MAC will have webinar in the evenings that are on Zoom
  • Lunch & Learn
    • 1-2 hour webinars done around 12pm on Zoom during the week
    • Great for watching with your colleagues!
  • Special Events

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  • Individual Members get access to Educational Meetings prior to the general public and attend the meetings at a discounted rate.
  • Organizational Members each receive a number of FREE passes that are based on the size of their organization – be sure to check to see if your organization has FREE passes available!
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  • Take the Mass Pike to Exit 11 (Worcester/Millbury). At the bottom of the exit, go right onto Route 122 South toward Grafton. After 1.5 miles you will see a series of green highway signs for the Junction of 140 and 30. Take a left just before Statewide Glass. Follow road to its end and take a left. Go about 0.2 miles and take a right at the lights onto Route 30 East toward Westboro.   You will reach Tufts in about 2 miles.
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  • Note:  It is Cummings School policy that animals are not to be left unattended in cars at any time.

Topics from Previous MAC Meetings/Events