Webinar Recordings

"An Ambassador Owl Conundrum; To Parent-rear or Human-rear? A Complicated Question." 
Steve Martin, President Natural Encounters, Inc., Past President IAATE

Recorded on June 25, 2018
"Training Panel"
Ari Bailey, CPBT-KA, CPAT-KA, Manager, Natural Encounters, Inc.
Kit Lacy, Education Director, Cascades Raptor Center
Catherine Vine, Bird Keeper, Philadelphia Zoo
Chris Jenkins, CPBT-KA, Chief Operating Officer, Natural Encounters, Inc.

Recorded on September 10, 2018
"Bird Grooming Tips - Coping, Nail Trims and Bathing Options"
Cassie Malina, CPBT-KA, Natural Encounters, Inc.
Amy Fennell, CPBT-KA, Natural Encounters, Inc.

Recorded on November 5, 2018
"Training Panel"

Amy Fennell, Supervisor, Natural Encounters, Inc.
Dillon Horger, Curator, Philadelphia Zoo
Kit Lacy, Education Director, Cascades Raptor Center
Steve Martin, President and CEO, Natural Encounters, Inc.

Recorded on January 10, 2019
"Techniques for Training Birds in Large, Mixed-Species Aviaries"
Catherine Vine, Bird Keeper, Philadelphia Zoo

Recorded on March 4, 2019
"Changing Facility culture"

Arianna Bailey, Supervisor, Natural Encounters, Inc.

Jason Beale, Program Director of Live Animal Care, Shaver's Creek Environmental Center

Kit Lacy, Director of Education, Cascades Raptor Center

Melinda Mendolusky, Animal Ambassador Manager, ZooTampa

Recorded on June 6, 2019

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 The International Association of Avian Trainers

is an organization for individuals who are active in the field of avian training and who are involved in environmental education programs.

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.


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