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SPARCS 2014 International Conference on Dog Behavior
Presented By SPARCS
Friday, June 20th at 8:00am EST - Sunday, June 22nd, 2014
Online sale ends: 06/20/14 at 12:00am EST
Jane Pickens Theater & Event Center
49 Touro Street
Newport, RI 02840
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Daily Themes

At SPARCS, we change things up by having a global topic as our theme for the presentations for each day.  This allows everyone to hear multiple perspectives on key topics from true experts examining different elements of each topic.  Join us at the end of each day for our one of a kind panel discussions including all of our conference speakers and hosted by Do You Believe in Dog? with the amazing Mia Cobb and Julie Hecht!


6/20/14: “Aggression” and Conflict


6/21/14: Temperament and Personality



6/22/14: Applying Science in Training

Check out the Speaker's Presentation Titles and Summaries with Learning Goals!

CEUs for SPARCS 2014

CCPDT: 27 ~~~ IAABC: 27 ~~~ KPA: 27

Registration Overview:


Gold Member Registration:

Pre-sale registration: FREE!

Gold Members: Register today to book your ticket!


Silver Members!  Upgrade your current membership to gold for $299 to take advantage of the same pre-sale registration and save on the event price!


Non-Members!  Become a Gold Member for $399 and reserve your ticket for the event of the summer!


Become a Gold Member today and use your email to register for SPARCS 2014 FREE!

Early Bird Registration – February 15th through March 21st!


Silver Member Prices:

All weekend pass: $359

All weekend pass (after March 21st): $449


Non-Member Prices:

All weekend pass: $399

All weekend pass (after March 21st): $499


Group Sales:

Sales of 10 or more tickets will get 20% off the ticket price

(Early Bird dates apply)


Ticket sales are limited!


What’s New For 2014!


Evening Networking Parties


Every night, grab a drink and join us for conversation and hobnobbing with the speakers! 


Do You Believe In Dog? 


Julie Hecht and Mia Cobb of Do You Believe in Dog? will be in Newport, RI with us to sniff out the scene and host the live broadcast!

Newport is one of the premier summer vacation destinations on the east coast, so we recommend booking your hotel reservations soon.


Join us and allow the SPARCS 2014 International Conference on Dog Behavior to give you an experience you will never forget!

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8:00am to 9:00pm
Doors open at 8:00am

Student (3-day): $249.00
Single Day: Friday (6/20): $199.00
Single Day: Saturday (6/21): $199.00
Single Day: Sunday (6/22): $199.00

All Ages

Jane Pickens Theater &amp; Event Center<br> 49 Touro Street<br> Newport, 02840


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