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Resources

Animal Behavior Management Alliance (ABMA) 
www.theabma.org
The Animal Behavior Management Alliance, (ABMA) is a not-for-profit corporation with a membership comprised of animal care professionals and other individuals interested in enhancing animal care through training and enrichment.

Association of Pet Dog Trainers (APDT)
www.apdt.com
The Association of Pet Dog Trainers (APDT) is a professional organization of individual trainers who are committed to becoming better trainers through education. The APDT offers individual pet dog trainers a respected and concerted voice in the dog world.

Certification Council for Pet Dog Trainers (CCPDT)
www.ccpdt.org
The Certification Council for Pet Dog Trainers - the first NATIONAL certification for dog trainers. CCPDT serves to establish and maintain a series of standards for professional competence in pet dog training by certifying dog training professionals. Standards are based on humane practices and the latest scientific knowledge.

Expertise Home Safety Guide for Pets
http://www.expertise.com/home-and-garden/pet-safety-guide
This pet safety guide includes chapters on common household hazards for pets, food safety for pets, pet-proofing, and natural disaster prep for pet owners.

Green Peace
www.greenpeace.org
Greenpeace is a non-profit organization, with a presence in 40 countries across Europe, the Americas, Asia and the Pacific. As a global organization, Greenpeace focuses on the the most crucial worldwide threats to our planet's biodiversity and environment.

International Association of Avian Trainers and Educators (IAATE)
www.iaate.org
The International Association of Avian Trainers and Educators (IAATE) was founded to foster communication, professionalism, and cooperation among those individuals who serve Avian Science through training, public display, research, husbandry, conservation, and education.

International Marine Animal Trainers Association (IMATA)
www.imata.org
IMATA is dedicated to advancing the humane care and handling of marine animals by fostering communication between professionals that serve marine animal science through training, public display, research, husbandry, conservation, and education.

International Association of Animal Behavior Counselors (IAABC)
www.iaabc.org
The International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants, Inc. is a professional association for the field of animal behavior consulting. The association represents the professional interests of behavior consultants throughout the world. We facilitate research, theory development and education.

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA)
www.peta.com
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), with more than 750,000 members, is the largest animal rights organization in the world. Founded in 1980, PETA is dedicated to establishing and protecting the rights of all animals. PETA operates under the simple principle that animals are not ours to eat, wear, experiment on, or use for entertainment.

Psychologists for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PSYETA)
www.psyeta.org
Since 1981, Psychologists for the Ethical Treatment of Animals has worked with social scientists, mental health providers and other animal protection organizations to reduce the suffering and exploitation of both human and nonhuman animals.

Syn Alia Training Systems
www.synalia.com
Syn Alia Training Systems is the source for state of the art information on teaching, training, management and educational entertainment. Founded by Kayce Cover, who discovered and coined the term "intermediate bridge."