Upcoming Events

  • October 1, 2023 | West Texas Meeting


    When: Sunday, October 1, 2023, from 1:00-3:00 pm
    Where: DoubleTree by Hilton Midland Plaza, 117 West Wall St., Midland, 79701

    Fix West Texas, a 501(c)(3) dedicated to increasing the quality of life for the pets and people of West Texas through providing affordable preventative care, adoption services, is hosting a FREE community meeting to present the new laws recently passed in the 88 th Texas Legislative Session that will impact animals and the people who care for them.

    The event will be led by Shelby Bobosky, Executive Director of the Texas Humane Legislation Network, and will cover the laws passed during the 88th Texas Legislature, including laws that related to dog and cat breeders, Trap-Neuter-Release, fake service dogs, and a focus on animal cruelty. There will also be discussion on how local ordinances were affected from regulations selling pet store puppies, breeder permits, and functioning agricultural operations in city limits. The meeting includes a Q & A at the end to ask questions on animal laws and ordinances in general and how to support common sense animal welfare legislation!

    Seats are limited, please RSVP by September 28th. 

    Sunday, October 01, 2023 at 01:00 PM · 39 rsvps
    39 RSVPs
  • FREE - The Link Symposium: Breaking the Cycles of Abuse

    Different types of abuse are connected, it is scientifically proven. This is called The Link.

    RSVP for FREE


    DATE: Monday, October 16, 2023

    REGISTRATION: 7:00AM – 8:00AM

    TIME: 8:00AM – 5:30PM

    LOCATION: BakerRipley Harbach Campus

    6225 Northdale St, Houston, TX 77087


    In 77% of animal abuse cases, animal abuse was part of a larger pattern of violence.

    We are dedicated to helping law enforcement understand how they can better predict and prevent cases like this in the future. Agencies from across the state are invited to join us in Houston on October 16, 2023, for a one-day Symposium regarding The Link.

    This complimentary event is open to Law Enforcement and Animal Control Officers ONLY.

    Attendees are eligible for 8 hours of TCOLE/CLE/CE credits.

    Breakfast and lunch will be provided.

    Monday, October 16, 2023 at 08:30 AM
    BakerRipley Harbach Campus
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  • FREE Animal Cruelty Training in Kyle, TX

    Join THLN and Kyle, TX Police Department for an Animal Cruelty Training featuring speakers Robyn Katz and Randy Turner.

    RSVP for FREE

    Robyn Katz
    Assistant City Attorney, Austin, TX
    Adjunct Professor, St. Mary’s School of Law

    Randy Turner
    Animal Law Expert, Animal Lawyer, Animal Law Adjunct Professor
    THLN Board Member

    DATE: Tuesday, October 17, 2023

    TIME: 8:00AM – 12:00PM

    LOCATION: Kyle Public Safety Center 

    1700 Kohlers Crossing, Kyle, TX 78640

    Attendees will receive CLE/TCOLE credits.

    Drinks and breakfast will be included.

    This event is for Animal Control Officers, Law Enforcement Officers, Investigators, and Prosecutors ONLY!

    (Parking in the front parking lot (north side) and entrance is the main lobby and the classroom is to the right off of the lobby.)

    Tuesday, October 17, 2023 at 08:00 AM
    Kyle Public Safety Center
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  • Lunch and Learn with Randy Turner

    RSVP Via email to Joseph Austin at [email protected]

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    Tuesday, November 07, 2023 at 06:00 PM
    Reata Restaurant in Fort Worth, TX
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