Flourishing animals, peoples, and the planet
Everyone should have access to affordable continued learning opportunities and resources. When peoples unite from a culture of care and respect they, the animals, and the planet can flourish.
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AnimalConcepts exist so everyone and the planet can flourish
We collaborate with zoos, aquariums, sanctuaries, wildlife centres, as well as research facilities, companion and farm animals in support of our collective goals of optimal wellbeing for animals and the people who care for them, conservation, engagement, and research.
AnimalConcepts's purpose is rooted in and based on an interconnected culture of care and respect, serving peoples, animals, the greater community of life, and the beautiful planet we share.
Practical Animal Welfare Science, One Care, and the Earth Charter & SDGs platforms
Flourishing animals, peoples, and the planet. When peoples unite from a culture of care and respect they, the animals, and the planet can flourish. Everyone should have access to affordable continued learning opportunities and resources. When peoples unite from a culture of care and respect they, the animals, and the planet can flourish.
Animal welfare assessment program design and practice
Like you, we care about animal wellbeing and conservation. We combine science and 30 years of practical experiences with compassion and creativity to help you maintain holistic animal welfare programs. You will feel equipped and empowered to do good for the animals in your care.
Individual & Organisational human wellbeing programs
The 'One Care' approach is based on optimal human and animal wellbeing. Compassionate self-care and we-care approaches combined will support the commitment and desire of serving animals and the environment. When we take care to give care, people and animals flourish.
Online animal welfare and conservation study and career coaching
Get the career coaching you need to get you closer to your dream job. Schedule a session (or package), to help you further your animal care and welfare career, or your academic aspirations. Our 1-1 coaching sessions are designed to get you closer to future goals!
Our online courses
Zoo Animal Welfare and Care for Veterinary Professionals
An online CPD course
Lead your team to excellence in animal care and welfare programs
Achieve your personal and animal goals & earn CPD points
Download the 24/7 concept & pretransfer checklist
The 24/7 animal welfare is a concept that is concerned with promoting good and positive animal welfare for animals in human care, 24/7 across the lifespan. This concept is developed with Professor Buchanan-Smith at the University of Stirling.
The pretransfer checklist has been assembled by Sabrina Brando from AnimalConcepts and Dr. Sarah Chapman from Chapman Zoo Consultancy.
We understand your commitment and desire to be at your best to achieve excellence in animal care and welfare
Like you, we care about wellbeing and conservation, and we know the challenges of balancing these goals. We listen to your needs to help you do the best job you can.
Streamlined, up-to-date findings in the field are the best way to effectively prepare you and/or your staff to lead your institution to the forefront of animal wellbeing and conservation, all while building resilience and optimal occupational wellbeing. Accessing simplified tools and practical resources has never been easier through our signature PAWS, One Care and Earth Charter & SDGs platforms.
Our services also include animal welfare programme design and career coaching, with a focus on the 24/7 animal welfare and Take care to give care approaches for individuals and organisations.
We combine science and practical experiences with compassion and creativity to create empathetic sustainable wellbeing programs for animals and people working in welfare and conservation.
In over 350 global events in 42 countries across 6 continents we have inspired and empowered thousands of professionals in creating changes for themselves, the animals they care for, and the planet.
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Our expertise, guidance, and tools will help you achieve your animal and human wellbeing goals
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Network with our team & community
Connect with our expert team, and specialists through our global network
Take care to give care
Get the tools you need for individual & organisational care, so animals and people can flourish